NEWTOWN, CT — Weaving together various stunts, tumbles and jumps, the Masuk High cheerleading team put together an impressive performance in the South-West Conference championship meet, at Newtown High, on Sunday.
The Panthers placed third with 134.2 points; Newtown was second with 168.5 and Joel Barlow won the title with 178.1. The competition was postponed Friday due to icy roads canceling school.
Masuk cheerleaders who earned All SWC accolades are Amber Videira, Juliana Pagano and Jess Minch.
The Panthers are led by head coach Diane Gaber and Assistant Coach Jackie Bennett.
Captains are Juliana Pagano, Jess Minch and Carly Stalling. Seniors include Lauren Rosati, Halle Allan, Amber Videira, Margarita Vlastaris, Erica Parrillo and Ashley Crespo; juniors are Anne Marie Field, Sophie Abordo, Marissa Lee, Fiona O’Leary and Kelly Klages; sophomores are Lindsey DuBois, Taylor Markut and Kaylee Edgar; and freshman is Chloe DuBois.