Cheney Cheer Heads to State Competition
Last updated 2/3/2022 at 4:58pm
CHENEY – The Cheney Blackhawks cheer team is making their way to Washington's state cheer competition in Battle Ground Washington on February 4 and 5.
When most people think of cheerleading, they think of waving pom poms and cheering their home team on to victory. Throw in some flips and back handsprings and that's that. But most of people's preconception of cheerleading comes from sideline cheerleading, while competition cheer is an entirely different animal.
To make state, the competition team must hit a minimum score which is judged on the following criteria. The execution of dance,...