AHS Cheerleaders Compete at UIL State Spirit Championship

Spirit Championship

Atlanta, Texas – For the 4th consecutive year, the Atlanta High School Cheerleaders are UIL Spirit State Finalist. On Thursday, January 17th at the Fort Worth Convention Center, 76 Texas 3A Cheer Squads competed in the preliminary round and only 20 squads advanced to finals. The Atlanta High School Cheerleaders placed 9th overall in the UIL Spirit 3A State Championship.

Spirit is an extracurricular activity that focuses on the traditional game day role cheerleaders have on the sidelines and in schools supporting athletic teams. At the UIL Spirit State Championships, schools compete in three categories: crowd leading, fight song, and band dance.

“This is a very energetic, spirited squad. We have had a great season, and I am proud of their accomplishments.” – Renee Rosser, AHS Varsity Cheer Coach

12th – Rebecca Rinehart, Abby Allen, Hannah Wicks, Kaitlyn Allen, Mallory McClure
11th – Jaquavius Allen, Hannah Highland, Madelynn Howard, Emmie Rushing, Dani Arredondo, India Cooper, Jaiden Stroman, Chloe Sherman, Candace Nuckels
10th – Callie Dyer & Aubrey Anthony
9th – Emma Garrison, Brooklynn Howard, Sydney Swanson, & Haley Sanford, Kadence Kesterson, Gabby Rigdon, Hallie Woodruff

Elaine Johnson – JV Cheer Coach
Renee Rosser – Varsity Cheer Coach

Atlanta ISD provides an exceptional education for all students in a safe learning environment that encourages them to become productive citizens no matter their destination after graduation.