The East Ridge High School competition cheer squad won the institution's first State title in winning the Division II Medium Varsity championship at the MCCA State Meet Saturday, Jan. 30 at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.
Team members are: front left, Jessica Ludescher, Jenna Ertman, McKenzie Gullickson, Carly Kelly, Sydney Jordan, captain Erika Jensen, captain Gabby Taylor, Abby Praska; middle left, Kate Hawken, Katie Rusin, Rachel Hawn, Sadi Linn, Lexie Eckman, Jenny Melin, Megan Musil, Sara...
East Ridge wins first State title
East Ridge High School has locked up its first state championship, compliments of the competitive cheerleading team.
The Raptors won the Division II Medium Varsity level title at the Minnesota Cheerleading Coaches Association State Meet, held on Saturday, Jan. 30 at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.
"It feels really good," captain Erika Jensen, who thanked the team's parents as well as the "Superfans," said. "It's really exciting to do this in our first year."