|Cheerleaders finish seventh in competition|
Franklin County's 2010 competition cheerleading squad.
Monday, November 8, 2010
MANASSAS -- Seven-time reigning Western Valley District champion Franklin County placed seventh in Saturday night's Northwest Region competition cheerleading championships at Osbourn High School.
The Eagles, coached by Marsha Lopez and Dana Kelley, placed seventh in a 14-team field with 225 points in round one and missed advancing to the finals by two points.
Osbourn Park captured the championship with 2009 region titleholder North Stafford taking second, followed by Stafford and Battlefield.
Those four teams will represent the Northwest Region in the Group AAA state cheerleading championships Saturday, Nov. 13 at Alltel Pavillion at the Stuart C. Siegel Center in Richmond.
FCHS team members are seniors Jessica Chitwood, Tachiyana Cummings, Brandi Ferron, Haley Gearheart, Chelsea Hodges, Elizabeth, Mammolenti and Samantha Puckett; juniors Bridget Anderson, Sydney Brown, Chelsea Claytor, Samantha Johnson, Michelle Mason, Tatum Newbill, Cierra Phillippee and Jessica Pruitt; sophomores Chealcie Adams, Courtney Brown, Rachel Caldwell, Lynsey Dunbar, T Hess, Tessa Mason, Summer Norton and Kayla Wood; and freshmen Alyssa Dodson, Caroline Krouse, Sarah Minnix, Catherine Turner and Addy Whittington.