In the now classic movie Bring It On (2000) Gabrielle Union and Kirsten Dunst face off as cheerleaders from opposing California high schools. Union’s all-Black squad, The Clovers, finds out that Dunst’s squad, the Toros, from an upscale San Diego high school is copying their cheers. The two squads ultimately face off in a national […]

Woodlands Elite Cheer removed 11-year-old Makayla Fallaw from their roster for refusing to straighten her hair. Jenny Fallaw said her daughter joined the team in April and was never told until recently to straighten her hair for competitions.

Are you new to cheerleading or just love to cheer? Come to Laurel Hills Community Center to learn how to jump, cheer, and dance. You will learn motions, jumps, voice projection, chants, cheers, and dances. You will learn the difference between chants and cheers, and football and basketball cheers. You will learn what offense and […]


Jacque Reid goes “Inside Her Story” with Kentrell Collins, captain of the Prancing Elite, an all male dance team out of Mobile, Alabama. Collins talks…

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