ASHLYN PACE – Hoof Prints Staff
The night before the cheerleading competition the exhaustion, frustration, and stress took over. Senior cheerleader Jordan Vaughn literally hit rock bottom, resulting in a concussion that called off the competition.
“Me and Leigh were doing a stunt and I was on the base and she pretty [...]
DANIELLE SCHOOLEY – Hoof Prints Staff Five-Six-Seven-Eight. Inhale. Exhale. Go. She can feel the eyes of everyone in the crowd on her, waiting to see her next move. She takes off in full sprint, leaps, pushes off the court with her hands and launches herself into the air, flipping over a full time and sticking her landing. [...]
KAYLA STACY – Hoof Prints Staff Standing in her front yard as Lindsey Smith teaches her to do backhand springs, Brenda Cordero decides she wants to be a cheerleader. It was in second grade when her attention turned towards this sport. “When I was little, I liked to watch all the girls in the skirts,” Brenda said. “I knew I wanted to learn all the moves and how to tumble.” [...]
CLAY TURNER – Hoof Prints Staff “What are you doing here?” was the question circulating, and in some cases, surfacing when cheerleaders realized a boy was at cheerleading tryouts for the first time ever. [...]
Madison Finch and Bianca Garcia teach the dance routine to the cheer clinic participants.
MADISON FINCH – Hoof Prints Staff
Every year, the senior high cheerleaders organize a cheerleading clinic for the elementary students. This gives the cheerleaders an opportunity to raise money while also having fun. The clinic is offered to students from [...]
Coach Garrett Eoff confers with Josh Freeman during a recent practice.
COLBY QUALLS – Hoof Prints Staff
With Mustang Madness only days away, many students are in a frenzy. Some even claim it’s hard to believe that it is almost Oct. 16 already.
“I am so pumped for Mustang Madness,” Kalee James said. “I’m [...]