Atlantic cheerleaders 5th in state competition

By Brian Rathjen/NT Sports Editor

The Atlantic cheerleaders recently finished fifth in the recent Iowa Cheerleading Coaches’ Association state competition in Band Chant. Front row (l-r): Mia Trotter and Makynzie Steffens. Back: Kelsey Haupert, Jasmyne Oasay-Waddell and Beverly Dodson. “I am so thankful for the opportunity to compete this year. Our team has worked so hard and it awesome to see that hard work pay off. Getting the chance to compete at the state level virtually is a gift that I am so thankful for,” said captain Molly McFadden, who helped choreograph the team’s routines this past season.