Go, Fight, Cheer! DW cheer squad hits the mats
Two-day UCA camp kicks off the fall cheer season
August 22, 2019
DAYTON/WAITSBURG-The DW cheer squad kicked off its season with a two-day Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) camp in the Preston Hall gymnasium on Monday and Tuesday. Official practices started on Wed., Aug. 21.
Twelve-year head coach Vickie Hamann will lead the 15-member team, assisted by Kayla Lewis. Lewis, who assisted during basketball last year, will coach all year the full 2019-2020 year.
Hamann said this is the largest turnout she can recall.
"We are fortunate to have good numbers," she said.
Years ago, cheerleaders were required to try out for a limited number of spots, but t...