Tewksbury High Cheerleaders Cap Fall Season With Strong Showing At States
Nov 24, 2018 07:57PM
● By Bill Gilman
The Tewksbury High cheerleading team placed in the Top 10 at the D3 State Championships at Worcester State (Tewksbury Redmen Varsity Cheerleading Twitter photo)
The Redmen posted an excellent score of 180.40. To qualify for the States, Tewksbury had placed 4th at the North Regionals with a score of 178.6.
Shawsheen Tech turned in a solid effort at the States, placing 10th with a score of 179.0 To qualify for the States, the Rams had placed 5th at the North Regionals with a 173.5
Meanwhile, the Dracut High School cheerleading team continued its unprecedented streak of dominance, claiming its 13th Division 3 Fall State Championship.
The Middies didn't just dominate the Division 3 field. Their score of 215.0 was the highest score of any team in any division at the States.
Franklin High won the D-1 title with 202.40. Whitman-Hanson was tops in D-2 with 198.70. Rockland won D-4 with 203.10. Wachusett Regional won Co-Ed Large with 201.10. Hudson won Co-Ed Small with 180.10.
Fairhaven placed second to Dracut, among the 13 teams in Division 3, with the second best overall score of the day (203.90). Wilmington placed 5th with 189.30, Tewksbury was 9th with 180.40 and Shawsheen Tech was 10th with 179.0.
SO INCREDIBLY PROUD!! Congratulations to these girls for placing 2nd in D3, 4th overall out of almost 20 teams!! This team has overcome a lot of adversity this season and none of that showed today. You did amazing!! On to regionals! Let’s goooo!— Courtney Spinelli (@CourtSpinelliTV) November 5, 2018
In a division filled with many incredible teams, we were thrilled to have placed top 10 in the state, earn our highest score of the season, and receive a bid to nationals. Congrats to all teams, especially these ladies today. We’re very proud coaches tonight! ❤️💙 pic.twitter.com/ezA6uX5G5B— Tewksbury Redmen Varsity Cheerleading (@TMHSCheer) November 19, 2018