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Gila Ridge cheerleaders to host Lil Hawks Cheer Clinic

GRHS cheer at a football game The Gila Ridge High School cheerleaders and the Cheering Hawks Booster Club are hosting the ‘Lil Hawks Cheer Clinic’ Oct. 16-18, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. 

Children ages 5 to 14 will get instruction from the current members of the Hawks cheer team and coaching staff and the event will culminate with a halftime show performance for the youngsters during the varsity football game Friday, Oct. 18, against Youngker High School.

“Participants will learn skills needed for stunting and tumbling as well a sideline cheers and a dance routine that will be showcased for friends and family to enjoy,” GRHS cheer coach Sarah Dains said.

Each participant will also receive a Pink Awareness Cheer shirt. The cost of the ‘Lil Hawks Cheer Clinic’ is $30 with proceeds going to support the cheer team in purchasing new tumbling equipment and paying for competition entry fees. Families can register in advance by visiting: or can sign up in person on first day of the clinic.

For more information about the clinic, please email or call Alondra at (315) 771-9265.

James Kuzniak