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USA Cheer Announces ParaCheer US National Team

USA ParaCheer Team selected to represent the United States in the International Cheer Union World Championships Bartlett, Tenn., March 23, 2018 – USA Cheer has announced a team that will represent the US National Teams in the ParaCheer Unified Division at the International Cheer Union (ICU) World Championships in April. The competition will take [...]

2018-03-23T15:46:11-05:00March 23rd, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces Junior Hip Hop US National Team

Junior Legendary Athletics Team will represent the US in the International Cheer Union Junior World Championships Bartlett, Tenn., February 16, 2018 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer in the US, has announced that the Junior Legendary Athletics from Longwood, Florida, will represent the US in the Junior Team Cheer Hip Hop [...]

2018-02-19T11:19:52-06:00February 16th, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces Junior All Girl US National Team

Bartlett, Tenn., February 16, 2018 – USA Cheer has announced the schools represented on the US Junior All Girl National Team, which will represent the United States in the Junior Elite Division at the 2017 International Cheer Union (ICU) World Championships, which takes place April 25-27, 2018 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports [...]

2018-02-19T11:17:44-06:00February 16th, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces Jazz, Hip Hop & Pom US National Teams

Rutgers University and Eisenhower High School will represent the United States at the International Cheer Union World Championship Bartlett, Tenn., February 16 – USA Cheer has announced the teams that will represent USA Cheer in the Performance Cheer divisions at the International Cheer Union (ICU) World Championships in April. The competition will take place [...]

2018-02-19T11:22:50-06:00February 16th, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces Junior Coed US National Team

Bartlett, Tenn., February 16, 2018 – USA Cheer has announced the schools represented on the US Junior Coed National Team, which will represent the United States in the Junior Elite Division at the 2017 International Cheer Union (ICU) World Championships, which takes place April 25-27, 2018 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex [...]

2018-02-19T11:14:21-06:00February 16th, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces National Team for Athletes with Special Needs

Maryland area team will represent the United States in the Special Abilities Traditional Division at the International Cheer Union World Championship Bartlett, Tenn., February 14, 2018 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer in the United States, has announced that a team from the Maryland Twisters All-Star program will represent the United [...]

2018-02-14T11:10:30-06:00February 14th, 2018|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

STUNT Athlete to be Recognized at Women’s Sports Foundation’s Annual Salute to Women in Sports

Memphis, Tenn., October 16, 2017 – USA Cheer is proud to announce that Dominique Burke, a STUNT athlete, will be included in the Women’s Sports Foundation Annual Salute to Women in Sports. Dominique will take the stage as part of the procession of female athletes during the annual banquet recognizing excellence in sport on [...]

2017-12-15T11:16:30-06:00October 16th, 2017|Press Releases, STUNT|

USA Cheer Names Lauri Harris Executive Director

Memphis, Tenn., September 1, 2017 – USA Cheer has announced that Lauri “Looie” Harris has been named its Executive Director.  USA Cheer, the governing body of cheer in the United States was founded in 2008 to serve all aspects of cheer in America – traditional, all star and the emerging sport of STUNT. Harris [...]

2017-12-15T11:18:22-06:00September 1st, 2017|Press Releases, USA Cheer News|

Oklahoma State University and Davenport University Clinch National Championship Titles at USA Cheer’s College STUNT National Championship

The 7th Annual Championship was held on the Campus of Southern Methodist University.   Bartlett, Tenn., May 2, 2017 – USA Cheer, the governing body for cheer in the U.S., held their 2017 College STUNT National Championship at Moody Coliseum on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas on April 29 and 30. [...]

2017-12-15T11:19:19-06:00May 2nd, 2017|Press Releases, STUNT, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer’s College STUNT National Championship Will Take Place April 29-30 in Dallas, Texas

Southern Methodist University will host the 2017 College STUNT National Championship Bartlett, Tenn., April 24, 2017 – USA Cheer, the governing body for cheer in the U.S., will host their 2017 College STUNT National Championship at Moody Coliseum on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas on April 29 and 30. The Division [...]

2017-12-15T11:20:09-06:00April 24th, 2017|Press Releases, STUNT, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces STUNT National Championship to Be Held in Dallas, Texas

Southern Methodist University will host the 2017 College STUNT National Championship April 29-30. Bartlett, Tenn., March 13, 2017 – USA Cheer, the governing body for cheer in the U.S. announced today that the 2017 College STUNT National Championship will be held at Moody Coliseum on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas [...]

2017-11-10T13:03:17-06:00March 13th, 2017|Press Releases, STUNT, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces U.S. Junior National Coed Team

Bartlett, Tenn., March 6, 2017 – USA Cheer has announced that Dyer County High School from Newbern, Tennessee, will represent the United States the U.S. Junior Coed National Team in the Junior Elite Division at the 2017 International Cheer Union World Championship. Head coaches Lori Evans and Wendi Roberson, along with assistant coach Susan [...]

2017-12-15T11:20:40-06:00March 6th, 2017|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces U.S. Junior National Hip Hop Team

Junior Legendary Athletics Team will Represent the United States at the International Cheer Union World Championships Bartlett, Tenn., February 21, 2017 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer in the U.S., has announced that the Junior Legendary Athletics team from Longwood, Florida, will represent the U.S. at the International Cheer Union (ICU) [...]

2017-12-15T11:21:29-06:00February 21st, 2017|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

2017 US National Performance Teams

Teams from the University of Kentucky and Arizona State University will represent the United States at the International Cheer Union World Championship Bartlett, Tenn., February 14 – USA Cheer has selected the teams that will represent the U.S. National Teams in the Team CHeer Pom, Jazz and Hip Hop divisions at the International Cheer Union (ICU) [...]

2017-12-15T11:22:12-06:00February 14th, 2017|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

USA Cheer Announces U.S. Junior National All Girl Team

Eastside Middle School will represent the U.S. in the Inaugural International Cheer Union Junior World Championship Memphis, Tenn., January 30, 2017 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer in the U.S., has announced that Eastside Middle School from Mt. Washington, Kentucky, will represent the U.S. at the International Cheer Union (ICU) Junior [...]

2017-12-15T11:22:46-06:00January 30th, 2017|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

International Cheer Union Receives Provisional Recognition by International Olympic Committee

Memphis, Tenn., December 09, 2016 - The International Cheer Union (ICU) today expressed its appreciation to the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for its decision this week providing provisional recognition to the ICU. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in the United States, the ICU began its journey to be recognized six years ago when it first applied to the IOC. [...]

2017-11-10T14:09:03-06:00December 9th, 2016|ICU, Press Releases, USA Cheer News|

Official Training Center for the 2017 U.S. National Teams

USA Cheer Names LakePoint Champions Center the Official Training Center for the 2017 U.S. National Teams Memphis, Tenn., November 9, 2016 – USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheerleading, has announced that the LakePoint Champions Center will serve as the official training center for the 2017 U.S. National Cheer and Dance Teams. There [...]

2017-12-15T11:23:42-06:00November 9th, 2016|Press Releases, US National Team, USA Cheer News|

National Cheerleading Safety Month Making News

National Cheerleading Safety Month Resolution Introduced in the House of Representitives Leaders in cheerleading safety recognized in Congressional resolution to recognize March as National Cheerleading Safety Month. Memphis, Tenn., March 31, 2015 - On March 26, Representative Marc Veasey of Texas introduced HR Resolution 175, supporting the designation of March as National Cheerleading Safety [...]

2017-12-15T11:25:40-06:00March 31st, 2015|Press Releases, Safety / Education, USA Cheer News|

First STUNT Athlete Recognized by WSF

Ashley Lober is the first STUNT Athlete to be recognized at Women's Sports Foundation's Annual Salute to Women in Sports   Memphis, Tenn., October 15, 2014 - USA Cheer is proud to announce that Ashley Lober is the first STUNT athlete to be included in the Women's Sports Foundation Annual Salute to Women in [...]

2017-12-15T11:26:31-06:00October 15th, 2014|Press Releases, STUNT, USA Cheer News|

Alma College Adds STUNT Team

Memphis, Tenn., August 2014 - USA Cheer is pleased to announce that the Alma College STUNT team will be returning for its third year as a Varsity sport for the 2014-15 season.  Created by USA Cheer to be an additional sport option for female athletes, STUNT was derived from traditional cheerleading and developed to fulfill [...]

2017-12-15T11:27:25-06:00August 9th, 2014|Press Releases, STUNT, USA Cheer News|