Cheer Wins Big at Mavericks Championships

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Timber Creek 2015-16 Gold team at the Mavericks Cheer and Dance Championship on Jan. 10, 2016.

The Timber Creek Cheer teams won major awards at the Dallas Mavericks Championship hosted by Spirit Celebration at the University of North Texas Coliseum on Jan. 10, 2016.

The Timber Creek Gold Team won first place in their intermediate division. Kallie Aldredge was selected for a WOW award which means her performance stood out to the judges more than any other competitor in that division.

Timber Creek 2015-16 Purple team at the Mavericks Cheer and Dance Championship on Jan. 10, 2016.
Timber Creek 2015-16 Purple team at the Mavericks Cheer and Dance Championship on Jan. 10, 2016.

The Timber Creek Purple team won first place in their advanced division and won High Point/Grand Champions. Timber Creek Purple Team had the highest score out of all of the school teams at the competition. Nikki Butterbaugh won the WOW award.

The Dallas Mavericks representatives selected the Purple Team to preform pre-game at the Dallas Mavericks game on Feb 21. The representatives were not going to select a school team until they saw the Timber Creek Purple Team perform.

“Coach Fickle and I are so proud of each and every one of our cheerleaders!” Cheer Coach Jaime Morgan said. “They put in countless hours or work preparing for competition in addition to supporting our athletic teams and maintaining their grades. They amaze me every time they take the mat.”

The Timber Creek Cheer teams have a few more competitions left in their season.

Ashley Nagel

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Ashley Nagel is attending Texas A&M University in Fall 2017 to study psychology and journalism. She would like to thank Greg Janda and the amazing Talon staff for her experiences from the last two years.