Hailee Payne all smiles after first half of SYTYCD finale

Posted at 10:52 PM, Sep 07, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 00:52:19-04

A two-part season finale of So You Think You Can Dance ended with Utah contestant Hailee Payne in all smiles.

What started with 20 dancers has been whittled down to four. Hailee spoke with FOX 13 News' Jeff McAdam about how she felt she did Monday night and her journey on SYTYCD.

“I’m just so happy I’m representing Utah! So excited for that,” Hailee said with a smile. “But to win would be an affirmation that I’m doing something right.”

Click here to learn how to vote for Hailee. The second half of the finale will be Sept. 14 at 7 p.m.

Watch the video above for highlights from the show and the full interview with Hailee Payne.