Fajala O'dneal
Fajala  O'dneal

Orlando, FL

Elementary Education


Two FAU Dance Team Members Make Miami Dolphins Cheerleading Squad

O'dneal and Murphy each were four-year members of team

Nickname: Jay

Years on the Team: 5

Dance Experience: I have been dancing and competing since I was six. Hip-hop and jazz, and then lyrical for eleven years. I danced all four years of high school for the Lake Brantley Sparklers and was captain my senior year. This is my fourth year as a FAU dancer, "Fly Girl" and my third year as captain.

Hometown: Orlando, FL

Nationality: African-American

Major: Elementary Education

Favorite Types of Music: Hip-hop, Neo-Soul, R&B

Favorite Movies: Pride, School Daze, Carmen Jones and Glory Road

Favorite Books: anything by Walter Dean Myers

Favorite Dessert: white chocolate raspberry cheesecake

Hobbies: dancing of course, shopping, going to the beach and I love working, "styling" at Guess by Marciano

Biggest Pet Peeve: shady people!!

People of Influence (why?): My parents Rick and Mildred O'dneal, they have always motivated me in everything in life. The have never left my side and are sure to pick me up when I fall and push me to try harder. I love them with all my heart.

Dream Vacation: The Canaries Islands

Favorite Quote: "No excuses, just results"

One Thing Most People Don't Know about You: I'm an only child, hailing from Mississippi

One Word That Best Describes You: Kind-hearted


Dance Team Overview 2012


Dance 2012

FAU Student-Athletes to Read to Elementary Students


2nd And 7 Foundation Will Sponsor Event

2012 Dance Team Spring Auditions


April 21-22, 2012, 9 a.m. Registration

Dance Team 2012 Spring Clinics


Dance Coach to Host Five Clinics to Help Prepare for 2012 Auditions

FAU Cheer and Dance Teams to Compete at Nationals


Teams will take the mat Jan. 13-15 at Walt Disney World

2011-2012 Dance Team Overview


Are you ready to be a part of the FAU Owl Dance Team?

FAU Clinic and Auditions


Work with and tryout for the team

Dance Clinic Dates 2011-2012 Season


Join the Team August 8th, 9th and 10th.

Welcome New Members!


FAU Welcomes New Dance Team Members