Locust Fork cheerleaders shine at UAB camp



The Locust Fork varsity and junior varsity cheerleader squads had a very successful camp last month at UAB. The varsity cheerleaders earned all superior ribbons and won first place in camp cheer and second place in the home pom competitions. Kayla Ricks, Joyce Leslie, and Taylor Ransom were chosen as UCA All Star Cheerleaders. The junior varsity squad earned all superior ribbons and won the camp cheer and extreme routine competitions and finished second in the home pom competition. Varsity cheerleaders (top) pictured are (bottom row, left to right) Kayla Birmingham (co-captain) and Kayla Ricks (captain). Middle row (l to r) Joyce Leslie, Christina Olmstead, Jennifer Beard, Abbi Checkley, and Taylor Ransom. Top row (l to r) Hannah Robinson, Samantha Noblitt, Kaitlin Oswalt, Morgan Branham, and Lauren Tate. Junior varsity cheerleaders (bottom) are (front row, left to right) Angel Quinn, Tailor Massey (co-captain), Tori Swindle (captain), Makala Carver, and Miranda Freeman. Back row (l to r) Haley P. McCay, Alex Hornbuckle, Erin Reeves, Morgan Gardner, Ashley Yarbrough, Hope Ricks, and Megan Melvin.