All Valley Aces Still Competing
All Valley Aces Cheerleading and Dance Teams competed in several competitions this past year, including Ameri Cheer in Zanesville, Ohio; Dancer Masters of Ohio in Cleveland; All Star Cheerleading in Pittsburgh; and Spirit Unlimited in Fairmont. Tinys and Youth Level 2 took several first and second places, respectively, in the events.
Performing on the Tiny squad during the year were Brynn Block, Brandis Dalrymple, Breawna Henry, Julianne Hood, Abby Williams, and Faith Yoho. The team is coached by Dawn Crooks, assisted by Maddie Bridgeman and Emily Amos.
The Youth Level 2 squad included Morgan Aliff, Zoey Collins, Sydney Glover, Desiree Heasley, Piper Gaines, Zoey Jenkins, Kayden Jones, Akayla Kline, Arissa Kline, Paige Leonard, Leslie Lohr, Megan Miller, Tylar Seckman, Kelsi Vandruff, Megan Vandruff, and Taylor Vandruff. They were coached by Devon McIntire, Ashley Winter, and Deanne Henry and assisted by Aly Smith.
Dance Squad members were Piper Gaines, Megan Vandruff, Taylor Vandruff, Tori Anderson, Lauren Anderson, Maddie Bridgeman, Chelsea Lowe, Angela Sizemore, Sydney Glover, Alayna Cline, Madison Whiteman, Bailey Brown, Aly Smith, Marley Aliff, Macey Collins, Kamryn Riser, Haley Voorhis, Kayden Jones, Josie Reed, Riley Hess, Isabella Yoho, Faith Yoho, Abbey Williams, Kaitlyn Gump, and Breawna Henry.
Dance Masters of Ohio holds scholarship audition classes in ballet, tap, jazz, and acrobatics. Piper Gaines received first place in the 7-9 tap scholarship, Megan Vandruff received third place in the 10-12 year-old division in acrobatics, Angela Sizemore received fifth place in the 13-15 year-old division and Aly Smith received second place in the 16-24 year-old division. These girls competed against as many as 60 other students.
All routines were choreographed by All Valley Aces, which thanks all sponsors, businesses, families, and friends for their support and encouragement.