The Sonshine Academy Cheer Force all-star cheerleading squads recently competed at the Jamfest Turkey Jam in Hot Springs. More than 100 teams from five different states competed.
The Chicks place second in the Tiny Level 1 division; the Blue Jays placed eighth in the Mini Level 1 division; the Robins placed first in the Mini Level 2 division and won Mini Grand Champions; the Eagles places first in the Small Youth Level 2 division and won the award for most entertaining routine; the Cardinals placed second in the Junior Level 1 division; the Hawks placed 3rd in the Junior Level 3 division. The Condors placed 1st in the Senior Level 2 division.
Members of the Chicks squad include: Anna Catherine Boone, Payton Crum, Kiley Freeman, Reagan Henderson, Katelyn Hull, Ellie Moore, Meredith Pearson, Riley Preslar, Erin Price, Saniyah Rippond, Bella Sanders, Caroline Schluterman.
Members of the Blue Jays squad include: Gabrielle Archuleta, Denver Bowen, Kayla Clark, Grace Cronk, Sydney Dunlap, Brianna Fisher, Ava Pearl Harrison, Payton Howell, Brooklyn Johnson, Kathleen Johnson, Kaleigh Jones, Jie Loken, Gracie Maness, Kaylee Moeri, Faith Qualls, Lauren Sullivan, Trysta Taylor, Ana J’Laine Tindall, Erin Tracy, Gracie Watters.
Members of the Robins squad include: Elizabeth Grace Adams, Annie Bradford, Darci Burris, Reagan Bush, Tori Darter, Lexy Dill, Suzzie Eubanks, Ali Fisher, Kaitlyn Hobbs, Elizabeth Kennedy, Stormie Lafferty, Alesa Lambert, Audry Loyd, Madison Maxwell, Madeline Meeks, Anna Claire Newman, Megan Simpson, Amber Sturtz, Madison Watts, Ashton Grace Williams, Emily Sanders.
Members of the Eagles squad include: Kaitlyn Bogard, Rachael Champagne, Gracie Childress, Kylie Dallas, Anna Haley, Emma Harrod, Kelyn Kennepp, Rachael Mahan, Addy Marshall, Haley Mims-Crawford, Candace Moix, Driana Phillips, Sarah Porter, Madison Robertson, Emily Sanders, Madison Smedley, Kaleigh Smith, Hannah Taylor, Chandler Thoelke, Mason Thoelke.
Members of the Cardinals squad include: Zachary Allgood, Danielle Archuleta, Sarah Atkinson, Breeunna Bell, Logan Bowen, Stormy Byers, Anna Giovannini, Aneesia Harris, Harli Hinton, Anna Johnson, Jessica Johnson, Brett Mahan, Makayla Schrock, Devin Shelby, Kayla Spradlin.
Members of the Hawks squad include: Annabelle Bland, Dallis Bowen, Wynter Bresaw, Rileigh Bush, Kennedy Carter, Ellie Childress, Cassidy England, Shelby Fitts, Sarah Jane Gentry, Anna Giovannini, Laura Heifner, Abby Hicks, Ashlyn Maynard, Annissa McHenry, Shelby Raborn, Julia Razer, Alyson Robertson, Melody Smith, Morgan Williams.
Members of the Condors squad include: Kaitlyn Allgood, Jennifer Bantilan, Thomas Bradley, Abigayle Childress, Rachael Edwards, Kaleigh Floyd, Emily French, Brooke Gober, Allie Harvey, Morgan Madalone, Chandler McCrary, Kimberly McDaniel, Katie Morris, Matthew Schrock, Lauren Scroggins, Sarah Skelton, Morgan Stockton, Parker Weatherly, Reagan Weaver and Kayla Williams.