The Flames have placed sixth or higher for three consecutive years
Lindsey Lococo will enter her second year as Spirit Coordinator and third year as the head coach of the UIC Dancing Flames.
Her choreography and dancing experience within the athletics industry includes stints with the Chicago Storm, Storm Chasers Dance Team, Rockford Rampage, Crash Dancers, Rock River Raptors, Dynamites Dancers, McHenry County Pirates and the Swashbuckler Cheerleaders.
Lindsey also currently works game-day operations for the MLS Chicago Fire. Lococo's other professional experiences include appearances on NBC 5, ABC 7, WGN and FOX 32, Chris Brown's Dance Down, and the Sprite Remix tour featuring The Roots & N.E.R.D. , while also making several appearances as a featured dancer on "Oprah," including the 24th Season Premiere featuring the "Black Eyed Peas," and the "Country Stars Show" featuring Carrie Underwood and Kenny Chesney.
She was recently seen performing with Beyoncé for the Oprah Farewell Spectacular and an industrial event for Discover Financial Services. She is a former dancer and captain of the UIC Dancing Flames, Hip Hop Connxion-Elite and Design Dance Company. Lindsey is a former UDA/varsity staff member and continues to judge for the organization. Her choreography has won awards locally and nationally with Starpower Nationals, UDA-High School and College Nationals TDI and IDTA.