“This is a very talented and passionate cheerleading squad,” said Don Perkins, the Bears varsity football coach. “They do a lot of advanced cheers and stunts. Our football program is thrilled that we have such great support from our cheerleaders. Cheerleading and football go hand in hand. You can’t have a youth football program without great cheerleaders. They support us and we support them.”
The Bears cheerleading team is (back row, from left): Brooke Martin, Niki Roberts, Victoria Brick, Ashleigh Esquivel and Ellie Litzler; (middle row, from left): Araya Hopp, Kaci Elkins, Grace Amend, Mayleen Bullock, Haley Baldwin and Cleo Vaughn; (front row from left) Shelby Wood, Alyssa Dunlap, Shannen Winkles and Grace Phillips. Not pictured: Isabella Brick and Christina Nugier.
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