Foothill High School's JV competition cheer squad took 2nd place in the Intermediate JV Show Cheer division at the first USA Regional competition held at Washington High School in Fremont.
Cheerleaders presented their 2010‐11 routine, performing intricate stunts and tumbling to the delight of their fans and audience. The school's varsity team was unable to compete due to injuries.
The JV cheer team is coached by Kim DeJoy and Karen Maurice, along with Cheryl Holy and Foothill High head coach Megan Moore.
The squad includes Amanda Arnold, Haley Bowers, Caressa Duarte, Michelle French, Diane
Hadley, Camille Hamlin, Hayley Jefferies, 'Alakoka Kailahi, Emily Palange, Natalie Pearce, Taylor
Sanchez, Summer Shelton, Natalie Wright and Haley Zavattero.
In the USA Spirit competitions, cheer squads compete in categories by types from all-star to youth football, middle school and junior varsity and varsity at the high school level. Different skill levels also compete, ranging from novice to intermediate and to advanced.
The Foothill JV team competed in the more difficult Intermediate skill level category.
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Attachments: Team photo (not pictured: 'Alakoka Kailahi)