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Cheerleading team overcomes injury to take fourth place at Nationals

Universal Cheerleaders Association Facebook Page

January 28, 2015

Sacramento State’s all-girl cheerleading team finished fourth in the nation at the Universal Cheerleaders Association College Nationals in Orlando, Florida on Jan. 17.This is the second year Sac State has sent an all-girl team to nationals instead of a coed team, after circumstances led to the switch...

Sac State cheerleaders stunt their way to London for Olympic performances

Sac State cheerleaders stunt their way to London for Olympic performances

State Hornet Staff

August 20, 2012

Sacramento State cheerleaders James Blunk and Hillery Swanson were two of the lucky 16 invited by Varsity Cheerleading & Dance to perform at the 2012 Olympic games in London and represent the Universal Cheerleaders Association.Blunk, 25, and Swanson, 22, have worked together and are ranked number 12 in ...

Hornet cheerleaders dispel stereotype as a female sport

Hornet cheerleaders dispel stereotype as a female sport

State Hornet Staff

February 21, 2012

Male cheerleaders have been stereotypically categorized as being feminine, but the cheerleaders at Sacramento State are putting a stop to that stereotype and giving everyone a piece of their mind.There are six men and five women on the Sac State coed cheerleading team. They travel to Florida every yea...