Newtown’s D14 cheer squad won the first-place trophy at the Regional Competition, held November 18 in Providence, R.I. Newtown competed against 11 teams from the region. The squad will compete in the National Championships in Orlando, Fla., December 10 and 11.
Head coach is Diane McCabe, assistant coaches are Rhonda Timmons and Christine Calabrese, and demonstrators are Katie McCabe, McKenna Timmons, Grace Baker, and Heidi Alvarez.
Members of the team are Alexis Wasik, Kaylee Timmons, Cynthia Alvarez, Bridget Lovely, Lola Araujo, Lyndsey Tarlow, Julia Calabrese, Shayna Millard, Vicky Chop, Madeline Richard, Leah Rojas, Ally Pavlicek, Annie Phelps, and Gianna Routhier.
The team has a GoFundMe page.