Cheerleaders have to be nominated by their coach — who can nominate up to five girls — and meet a variety of requirements, according to Jennifer Mysel, Big 33 cheer coordinator. The scores are tallied and the top make the squad. Lentini, 18, is a senior honor student at Mount Carmel and plans to attend Bloomsburg University in the fall with an undeclared major, she said.
Premier Athletics began in with its first competitive cheerleading team, since then it has grown to become the only gym of its kind in the country. We are the only program with 9 company-owned locations across the US. We service over 15, athletes across 25 states.
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To improve his grip, his fingers are taped in the style of a weight lifter, which, when you think about it, is what he is. As the pair hold this position, they look positively statuesque—four yards of mass, muscle, spirit, and smiles jutting straight into the blue sky. Some of them are almost as strong. Consider Ryan.
The students, ages 10 to 18, have been diagnosed with autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and other special needs. Two of the cheerleaders are nonverbal. She launched the Special Stars squad in August after working with special-needs students through the Best Buddies program at her schoolwhich matches high school students with peers who have special needs.
It's something many cheerleaders have heard again and again: "Cheerleading isn't a real sport. Before the school year started, the PIAA gave high school cheerleaders all the ammunition they needed in that argument when it officially made competitive spirit a sport. This new classification means that any PIAA member school wishing to have a competitive spirit squad can do so just by declaring theirs with the state's governing body.
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