Posts Tagged: Cheering

  • EEMS cheering squads win state titles

    EEMS cheering squads win state titles

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School cheerleaders, ranging in age from grades 2 to 8, swept the state championships on Saturday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. The Ellsworth peewee, JV and varsity squads all took first in their divisions.  

  • Ellsworth cheering squad edges Hermon for second at state championship

    Ellsworth cheering squad edges Hermon for second at state championship

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth High School cheerleading squad edged five-time defending state champion Hermon for second place in the Class B state championship on Saturday in Bangor. Both teams finished with 79.9 points, but Ellsworth earned the runner-up title from the technical scores that serve as a tiebreaker. Old Town won with 81.3 points, narrowly

  • Ellsworth cheering takes third at PVCs

    Ellsworth cheering takes third at PVCs

    MILLINOCKET — The Ellsworth High School cheerleading squad placed third at the Penobscot Valley Conference championship on Monday at Stearns High School. One point separated Ellsworth from the winner. Old Town took first with 77.6 points, Hermon placed second with 76.9, and Ellsworth finished third with 76.6. The Northern regional championships are scheduled for Saturday

  • EHS cheerleaders place third at Big East

    EHS cheerleaders place third at Big East gallery

    Ellsworth High School cheerleaders took third of 11 teams with 74.5 points at Saturday’s Big East championship at EHS. Old Town won with 80.6 points, and Hermon followed closely in second with 77.3. The remaining teams placed as follows: John Bapst, fourth with 70.1; Orono, fifth with 68.8; Presque Isle, sixth with 68; Central, seventh

  • Help cheerleaders go to camp

    Help cheerleaders go to camp

    GOULDSBORO — The K-eighth-grade Peninsula School’s cheerleading team is on its way toward raising $3,040 to make it possible for all of its nearly two dozen members to hone their skills July 17-20 at the 2015 National Cheerleaders Camp at Husson University. The Bulldogs recently held a successful bottle drive and will hold a benefit

  • Ellsworth takes second at PVC championship

    BAR HARBOR — The Ellsworth cheerleaders took second of eight teams at the Penobscot Valley Conference championship on Saturday at Mount Desert Island High School. Ellsworth finished with 131.9 points, just behind Hermon’s 138.7. MDI placed fifth with 102.4 points. Ellsworth will compete next at the Eastern Maine championship on Saturday at the Cross Insurance

  • EHS places second at Big East Cheering Competition

    EHS places second at Big East Cheering Competition

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth placed second of 10 teams with 126.6 points at Saturday’s Big East Cheering Competition at Ellsworth High School. Hermon took first with 132 points, and Hampden placed third with 115.4. “We felt our girls had a great performance,” Ellsworth coach Melanie Fox said. “There is still a margin for a little improvement,

  • Winter athletes celebrated at banquet

    BAR HARBOR — “I think I have the best job in the world,” said Mount Desert Island High School student activities director Bunky Dow March 10 at the winter sports athletic banquet. Leaders of the Athletic Boosters thanked team parents and concession volunteers, calling them essential to the smooth functioning of the athletic program. The

  • Sumner Alumni Games are March 29

    SULLIVAN — The Sumner Alumni Games for basketball players and cheerleaders will be held Saturday, March 29, starting at 10 a.m. at Sumner Memorial High School. The fee is $10 per player and teams must be formed by Monday, March 24. Each team is guaranteed two games. To make a team or learn more, call