Cheering

  • Date and Location Changed For RSU 24 Cheering Event

    ELLSWORTH — The Regional School Unit 24 Elementary Cheerleading Showcase and Competition, originally scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Sumner Memorial High School, will now be held on Thursday, March 1, at Ellsworth High School. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the event will get under way at 6. Admission is $3 for adults

  • Ellsworth Cheerleaders Are Eastern Maine Champs!

    BANGOR — Less than 48 hours after reorganizing their routine to accommodate two new freshman fliers, the Ellsworth Eagle cheerleaders delivered a near-flawless performance to win the Eastern Maine Class B championship on Saturday at the Bangor Auditorium. {youtube}iS-PChCzC7Q&list{/youtube} BANGOR — Less than 48 hours after reorganizing their routine to accommodate two new freshman fliers,

  • Lady Eagles Runners-up In PVC Cheering

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Eagles finished as runners-up behind the Hermon Hawks in Saturday’s annual Penobscot Valley Conference Class B Cheering Championship held at Ellsworth High School. Members of the Eagle squad include Katy Whitney, Marissa Boynton, Katherine Spurgeon, Miranda Davis, Heather Holt, Cristin Wright, Emma Sweeney and Brittani Moulton, coach Nikki Chan, Brittany Handy,

  • Give Me an “M!”

    ELLSWORTH — Mount Desert Island High School Cheerleaders participated in the Penobscot Valley Conference Class B Cheering Championships on Saturday. Hermon won with Ellsworth coming in second. MDI placed 9th. The Eastern Maine Championships are set for Jan. 28 in Bangor. For more sports news, pick up a copy of the Mount Desert Islander.

  • Lady Eagles Are Big East Runners-up

    CARIBOU — The Ellsworth Eagles scored 134.4 points to finish as runners-up behind the Hermon Hawks (139.8) in Saturday’s Big East Cheering Championships at Caribou High School. The John Bapst Crusaders were third, followed by Old Town, Presque Isle, Caribou, the Mount Desert Island Trojans, Washington Academy and Foxcroft Academy. In the Penobscot Valley Conference

  • Cheerleading Tryouts Set

    BAR HARBOR — All boys and girls in first through eighth grades are welcome to try out for the MDI YMCA’s competitive All Star Cheering Team. Tryouts will take place on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Anyone trying out is asked to wear shorts, T-shirts and sneakers. Long hair must be up in a

  • Ellsworth Peewee Cheerleaders Open Season

    Ellsworth Peewee Cheerleaders Open Season

    ELLSWORTH — The state champion Ellsworth Peewee Cheering Club recently kicked off its season by joining the University of Maine cheerleaders for a Black Bear football game.     With help from sponsors Pat’s Pizza, Sylvia’s Café, No Frills Oil, Jasper’s Restaurant, Friends and Family Market and Brown’s Appliance, the young cheerleaders currently are selling

  • The Power of Pink

    The Power of Pink

    ELLSWORTH — Forty-five youngsters attending an Ellsworth pee-wee cheering camp did their part to help raise money for the Power of Pink Day, bringing in $180 to help support the Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center in Ellsworth. On Thursday, almost every youngster was wearing something in pink to help raise awareness about breast cancer.

  • Cheering Camp Planned for Youngsters in July

    ELLSWORTH — Veteran cheering coach Cori-Lynn Noddin will join forces with the James Russell Wiggins Down East Family YMCA to offer a peewee cheering camp in July. The camp, open to boys and girls from kindergarten through second grade, will be held July 5-8 at the Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School with daily sessions from 8:30 to

  • Ellsworth Cheerleaders “Threepeat”

    BANGOR — The Ellsworth Middle School varsity cheerleaders, “Team Rock,” brought home their third consecutive Division 2 State Cheering Championship following competition last weekend at the Bangor Auditorium. BANGOR — The Ellsworth Middle School varsity cheerleaders, “Team Rock,” brought home their third consecutive Division 2 State Cheering Championship following competition last weekend at the Bangor