Local cheerleading squads compete at state cheer competition

Pictured are, front row, Kenadi Killingsworth, Shelby Pendleton, Ella Newman, Faith Rycraft, Teah Ray, Kylie Thompson, Lexie Weldy, Nina Cowherd and Amari Tudor. Back row, Coach KayLynn Pennell, Hannah Bushman, Rylee Simons, Ashlynn Matthews, Bailey Marquis, Reese Barrett, Rae Downing, Marin Rutledge and Coach Laura Baugh. Not pictured: Kaylee Scrivner, Maddie Schubert, Natalie Barker, Ximenna Esquivel.

Pictured are, front row: Kenzie Lewis, Co-Captain; Emma Hulbert, Co-Captain; Lexi Smith, Alina Smith, Captain Sydnee Adams, Destiny Reid and Manager Gracie Oczkus; middle row: Sydnei Griffin, Amanda Gaytan, Skylea Hagebusch, Alexis Butler, Cassie Morris, Sammi Serrechia and Gracie Ray; back row: Hailey Mart, Cheyenne Allen, Deborah Browning, Madison Mart, Lisa Morris, Jordan Bradley, Mya Lowery and audio tech Tori Parnell. (Photos submitted)

The Mt. Vernon High School cheerleaders competed at the Missouri Cheer Coaches Association State Championships in Cape Girardeau, on Saturday, Dec. 11, where they placed third in the Class 2 - Large Division. Earlier in the season, the squad placed first at the MCCA Kansas City Regional Competition, to earn a spot to compete in the State Championship.
And for the first time in Miller’s school history, the Miller High School cheerleaders also competed at State competition in Cape Girardeau on Dec. 11, where they took sixth place, for Class 1A Large. Miller’s competitive season also consisted of placing third at Regionals in October, which sealed their ticket to the Cape.


Lawrence County Record

312 S. Hickory St.
Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712


Please Login for Premium Content