The New Franklin Varsity Cheer Squad will be competing at the MCCA State Cheerleading Championships on Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Hearnes Center in Columbia.
The squad will be competing in the 1A Small division. The squad took an at large bid at the Regional Competition in July. This will be the first time the New Franklin Cheerleaders have competed at the state competition. The eight members include Grace Hundley (9), Jayci Sprout (9), Valerie Schlotzhauer (10), Grace Volkmann (10), Saundra Perkins (10), Megan Borges (10), Kacie McCulloch (11) and Abi Schapira (11).