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UTSA Cheer places in top ten at Orlando

Jade Richey finishes a cheer on the sideline of a football game. The cheerleading squad is preparing for the
NCA competition held in Daytona, Florida.

Julia Maenius and Lindsey Mione

January 28, 2020

Both the UTSA large co-ed and all-girl cheerleading team competed in Orlando, Florida, placing tenth at the UCA College Nationals Championships. The teams earned their way to the championships by placing third with their qualifying video that was sent to judges a few months ago. The teams had a great ...

UTSA Athletics refocuses cheer program; squad no longer allowed to compete

Photo courtesy of UTSA Athletics

Caroline Traylor

June 4, 2016

This spring, Senior Associate Athletics Director Kellie Elliot announced to the cheerleading squad that they would no longer be allowed to compete. The reason: UTSA Athletics planned to redirect the focus of the program. The squad, which has competed for over 10 years in the National Cheerleading A...