The Paisano

UTSA Cheer places fifth at Nationals

All-Girl team at Nationals in Daytona, Florida.

Lindsey Mione

April 9, 2019

Ranked number five in the nation, the UTSA cheerleaders traveled to Daytona, Florida, to perform on the Bandshell from April 4 to 7, for the 2019 NCA & NDA Collegiate National Championship. This was the first time UTSA has competed with both teams since 2013. The Roadrunners took the floor at 4:31...

Cheer squad remains optimistic after ‘refocusing’ decision

Ethan Pham, The Paisano

Ashlee Morales

September 7, 2016

Last spring, UTSA cheerleaders were shocked to hear they would no longer be allowed to compete. In an official statement, UTSA Athletic Director Lynn Hickey explained the sudden program change, “In reviewing the growing needs of the athletics program, we believe the team’s top focus should be on providi...