Tag Archives: New Jersey

2 1/2 Minutes of Serious Cheerleading

Philly.com published 2 1/2 Minutes of Serious Cheerleading.

“Last year, she was a flier, and I was scared to death,” he said Sunday over a pounding dance track from another squad’s performance elsewhere in the Wildwoods Convention Center. “All I wanted to do was get her down. This year, she’s a base. It’s helping my anxieties.”

Young Filmmaker Launches Web Series About Cheerleading

NorthJersey.com published Young Filmmaker Launches Web Series About Cheerleading. Today at 4pm is the donation deadline. For more information, including how to donate, visit www.catsgoingwild.com.

Puchkoff cheered competitively for 10 years, an accomplishment she says comes with its own bag of absurd yet silly politics, most of which is unknown to anyone outside the cheerleading world. And while the script focuses on her experiences, the series overall, she said, serves as a vehicle for highlighting the growing pressure on girls to focus more on how they are perceived versus their substance.

Epic Brands Introduces the Future 5

Epic Brands logoEpic Brands introduces the Future 5, an event where select Junior teams have been invited to compete and show off their routines at Battle to the Boardwalk Nationals in Atlantic City, NJ on February 1-2. Junior teams from the following gyms will be featured:

  • All Star Legacy
  • Cheer Tyme
  • East Celebrity Elite
  • FAME
  • Maryland Twisters

‘Cheer Dads’ See No Shame in Devotion to Daughters’ Intense Schedules

NJ.com published¬†‘Cheer Dads’ See No Shame in Devotion to Daughters’ Intense Schedules.

Sykowski and a few other dads might stick out among all the moms at World Cup practices, but they are quick to embrace the “cheer lifestyle” for their girls, even if it means learning how to splash on the right amount of glitter and listening to mashed-up cheer music.

Spirit Unlimited 2011-12

Spirit Unlimited’s Battle at the Boardwalk took place on February 11th in Atlantic City, NJ. This event had 104 All*Star Cheer teams compete and was a qualifier for Cheer Worlds. Partial Bids were awarded to:

  • Spirit Unlimited LogoEast Coast Nitros “Ignite” (Senior Small Coed L5)
  • All Star Legacy – Ashburn (Senior Small L5)

At Large Bids were awarded to:

  • CNY Storm “Warning” (Senior Small Coed L5)
  • Maryland Twisters “Black Ice” (International Coed L5)

Event Page | Spirit Unlimited Battle at the Boardwalk 2012 Results

The event had 104 All*Star Cheer Teams in 31 Divisions for an average of 3.35 teams per division.

All*Star Cheer By Level

  • Level 1 – 20 Teams in 5 Divisions (4.00 Average)
  • Level 2 – 32 Teams in 7 Divisions (4.57)
  • Level 3 – 22 Teams in 5 Divisions (4.40)
  • Level 4 – 11 Teams in 4 Divisions (2.75)
  • Level 4.2 – 3 Teams in 1 Division (3.00)
  • Restricted – 2 Teams in 2 Divisions (1.00)
  • Level 5 – 10 Teams in 4 Divisions (2.50)
  • Level 6 – 3 Teams in 2 Divisions (1.50)
  • Special Needs – 1 Team in 1 Division (1.00)

All*Star Cheer By Age

  • Tiny -¬†1 Team in 1 Division (1.00 Average)
  • Mini – 11 Teams in 2 Divisions (5.50)
  • Youth – 19 Teams in 5 Divisions (3.80)
  • Junior – 18 Teams in 5 Divisions (3.60)
  • Senior – 50 Teams in 14 Divisions (3.57)
  • Open – 4 Teams in 3 Divisions (1.33)
  • Special Needs – 1 Team in 1 Division (1.00)

Spirit Unlimited: Battle at the Boardwalk 2011

Spirit Unlimited Battle at the Boardwalk took place on February 5-6 in Atlantic City, NJ. This event had 123 All*Star Cheer, 22 Traditional Cheer, 1 Exhibition Cheer, 5 All*Star Dance, and 3 Traditional Dance teams compete. This event was a qualifier for Worlds and US Finals. Worlds Partial Bids were awarded to:

  • Maryland Twisters “Black Ice” (International Coed L5)

Worlds At Large Bids were awarded to:

  • Central Jersey Allstars (International Open All Girl L6) – Declined
  • Liberty All-Stars (International Open Coed L6)

US Finals Paid Bids were awarded to:

  • Central Jersey Allstars (Junior L1)
  • Central Jersey Allstars (Junior L3)
  • Central Jersey Allstars (Senior Large L4)
  • East Coast Nitros “Heroes” (Special Needs)
  • Liberty All-Stars (International Open Coed L6)
  • Lindenhurst Little League Cheerleading (Junior Recreational L3)
  • Maryland Twisters “Black Ice” (International Coed L5)
  • NY Cheer All Stars (Youth Small L2)
  • Rocket Elite All Stars (Senior L4.2)
  • Toms River High School East (Varsity Large Advanced)

Event Page

The event had 123 All*Star Cheer Teams in 31 Divisions for an average of 3.97 teams per division and 5 All*Star Dance teams in 5 divisions for an average of 1.00 teams per division.

All*Star Cheer By Level

  • Level 1 – 28 Teams in 6 Divisions (4.67 Average)
  • Level 2 – 30 Teams in 7 Divisions (4.29)
  • Level 3 – 26 Teams in 5 Divisions (5.20)
  • Level 4 – 13 Teams in 3 Divisions (4.33)
  • Level 4.2 – 4 Teams in 1 Division (4.00)
  • Level 5 – 14 Teams in 5 Divisions (2.80)
  • Level 6 – 7 Teams in 3 Divisions (2.33)
  • Special Needs – 1 Team in 1 Division (1.00)

All*Star Cheer By Age

  • Tiny – 3 Teams in 1 Division (3.00 Average)
  • Mini – 11 Teams in 3 Divisions (3.67)
  • Youth – 21 Teams in 4 Divisions (5.25)
  • Junior – 24 Teams in 5 Divisions (4.80)
  • Senior – 53 Teams in 12 Divisions (4.42)
  • Senior Open – 2 Teams in 1 Division (2.00)
  • International/Open – 8 Teams in 4 Divisions (2.00)
  • Special Needs – 1 Team in 1 Division (1.00)