WESTON, EASTON AND REDDING, Conn. – The Aspetuck Wildcats Division 13 team won the New England championship in the American Youth Football and Cheer competition on Saturday in Hartford and will compete in the national championships in Florida.
Aspectuck’s 10-year-old team also qualified for the national championships by finishing second.
In Division 13, Aspetuck won the Large Red Division. The Division 10 team took second in the Small Red Division.
The teams will travel to Orlando for the national championships from Dec. 12 to 15.
Aspetuck, one of the most successful cheerleading teams in Fairfield County over the past decade, includes girls from Weston, Easton and Redding.
The Division 13 team photo is : Row 1 – Samantha Romaniello,McKenna Stablein, Arabella Caruso; row 2 – Emily Nolan, Mishelle Mauricio, Amanda Gormley; row 3 – Sassie Ruggerio, Rachel Wiesenfeld, Morgan Moughty, Jenna Salvatore, Callie Bast; row 4 – Emma Delaney, Charlotte Ellis, Sara Wiesenfeld, Sydney Lockwood, Jenna DeVellis; row 5 – Amanda Mullen, Alex Harris, Kayleigh Griffin, Charlotte Hewson; and row 6 – Abby Bruce, Samantha Ballas, Sophie Cowles, Stephanie Ballas. Missing from photo – Ava Campano.
The Division 10 team photo is: Back from left to right: Head Coach - Cindy Riccio; Meagan Florkowski Giavanna Bravo-Ibanez; Ella Barnett; Kayleigh Riccio; Sephora Vidal; Madison Ganim; Student Demonstrator - Jen Riccio; Assistant Coach - Darlene Wallin.
Front row from left to right: Student Demonstrator - Nikki Wallin; Callie Standen; Ashley Salvatore; Charlotte Beri; Grace Griffin and Grace Chisholm.
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