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Stepping back in time

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I can’t quite remember what made me turn my back on the step team, never to return again, but I do know those simple routines were nothing like the shows modern-day colleges, universities and organizations are capable of putting on. Props, stunts and pyramids are step staples in these events which are often competitions for bragging rights and cash prizes.

Over the past year of covering Grambling State, I’ve gotten the opportunity to attend several such shows and recently got to delve behind the scenes for a feature.

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