TV’s Erin Guy, Kait Parker: The Battle of the Belles

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Channel 25's Erin Guy and pro partner Greg Kranz had the 500-plus in the audience on their feet (Click on the Mike Jachles photo for the event gallery)

The Young Friends of the Kravis Center’s yearly Dancing With The Stars-like contest turned into a nail-biter between two competitive TV personalities Saturday night at the West Palm Beach performing arts mecca.

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Channel 5's Kait Parker, feeling the heat (Click on the Mike Jachles photo for more)

WPBF-Channel 25 newbie Erin Guy did a rousing souped-up waltz in which she was ripped out of her basketball outfit by pro partner Greg Kranz. And flamboyant WPTV-Channel 5 weatherwoman Kait Parker, with partner Eric Ocando, killed with a cha-cha.

Click here for Mike Jachles’ photos of the dancing, and cocktail party

In the end, the two received the same points from the three judges, MASH actress Jo Ann Pflug, ballet photographer Steven Caras and socialite/actress Mia Matthews.

The tie-break was decided by applause from the 500-plus in the audience, and Guy took the Reach for the Stars silver disco ball.

Honorable mention for the third-place Jeri Muoio, the mayor of West Palm Beach. She did a pasodoble, a dance that imitates bullfighting, with pro partner Angelo Caruso.

Game face on, Mayor?

Muoio described it as a “mean dance,” and it didn’t take much of an effort for her to make a mean face throughout. She just thought about the city commission!

Who else was on the dance floor, and in the audience? Click here to find out.

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