Danville Hawks Cheer Squads pose with their MSE Grand Championship Trophies.

DANVILLE -- All four of the Danville Hawks cheerleading squads competed in the MSE Grand Cheerleading Championships on Oct. 12.

According to organizers, the young ladies representing the Hawks put on a show as the Hawks were the only organization out of the 18 organizations in the MSE to have a squad to place in all four age categories. The Hawks Cheer Squads placed in the following team categories:

  • D-Team Large Division: Grand Champions
  • C-Team Large Division: Grand Champions
  • B-Team Large Division: 1st Runner-up
  • A-Team All Divisions: Grand Champions

In all, the Danville Hawks Cheerleaders brought home 159 trophies this season.

They were also the only organization in the MSE that had all four cheer squads to place at every competition this season.

All of the Hawks cheerleaders will be performing at halftime of the MSE Elite Bowl, which will be hosted by the Danville Hawks at the Scott High School Athletic Complex on Nov. 9.

Reporter Phil Perry can be reached at pperry@hdmediallc.com or at 304-307-2401.