OCCHS cheerleaders going to nationals
Posted: Friday, December 4, 2009 8:01 pm GOING TO NATIONALS — The Obion County Central High School varsity cheerleading squad recently competed in the Universal Cheerleaders’ Association Mid-South Regionals Competition. This competition is a qualifier for UCA Nationals. They received second place and a bid that qualifies them to attend the National High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, Fla., in February. Both the varsity and junior varsity squads are planning to attend the competition in February and the varsity squad is competing for the first national title in Obion County Central’s history. This will also be the first time ever in school history that a cheerleading squad has attended this competition. “The girls are vigorously working to raise money to attend this prestigious event,” a spokesman said. Members of the varsity squad include (top photo, front row, from left) Chelsea Boyd, Susan Douglas, Kelsey Reed, Hillary Jones, Adrienne Devasier, Jerrie Carrington, Hope Burt, (middle) Summer London, Kendal Byassee, Maghen Clancy, Lauren Futhey, Tori Mitchell, Rachel Laux, Chelsea Carter, (back) Victoria Stevenson, Kristen Scobey, Carly White, Savannah Snead, Lauren Richards and Sadye Storey. The junior varsity squad includes (below, front row, from left) Allison Wicker, Marissa Howard, Allison Reddin, Leah Korn, Sabrina Clutter, (back) Kayla Roach, Lindsay Castellaw, Crystal Brady, Morgan Grisham and Alex Sharp.
Published in The Messenger 12.4.09