6th place in Medium division II, a great end to a wonderful season! pic.twitter.com/G9KCqe38Cz
— Benton Cheer (@CheerBenton) February 13, 2017
The Benton High School Cheer team earned 6th Place in the nation in the National High School Cheerleading Championship (NHSCC) for the Medium Varsity Division II category. See video of the announcement below & video of our Panthers arriving at ESPN to compete (courtesy of Kari Vannucci).
This competition, hailed as the most prestigious cheerleading championship in the country, is held at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando, Florida, and nationally televised on ESPN and ESPN2 to over 100 million homes and 32 countries nationwide each year. This year’s contest was held on February 11th and 12th, 2017.
This national competition is organized by Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA). You can click here to pay to see the official video of the performance: