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AHHS Cheerleaders Compete in Spirit State Championship

The cheer squad from Fort Worth ISD’s Arlington Heights High School recently made its first appearance in the 5A finals of UIL’s Spirit State Championship.

Overall, Arlington Heights finished eighth in the University Interscholastic League state contest held January 17-19 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. The squad finished first in fight song routine, clinching gold, ninth in band chant and 13th in crowd leading during the preliminary round of competition.  AHHS Cher qualified for finals after finishing seventh out of 55 teams in the prelims round.ahhscheer

View AHHS Cheer’s state championship fight song routine here

Cheerleaders competing in the UIL Spirit State Championship were:



Leah Moore

Jessica Moynihan 

Evy Oram

Lucy Puente

Paige Walker

Jewel Westerheide 

Eli Yager



Chelsea Chandler

Jordan Mendez

Chloe Plume

Kailee Powell

Nae Nae Preston

Serena Rodriguez 

Alondrah Vazquez 

Calea Wortham 



Ariyah Bolar

Makayla Dent

Ariel Escoto

Diamond Gardner

Namya Major

Makayla Pruitt



Sofia Arellano

Grace Hardcastle

Carlye Hinojosa 

Paris Walker 

The AHHS Cheer coaches are Kim Lopez, Averi Ruiz and Ari Mizell.  

The squad is slated to compete in the National High School Cheerleading Championship February 8-10 at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.



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