Reporting from the Dallas Convention
Center Starbucks, January 13, 2013
Scheduled to perform at 2:00 pm this afternoon will be the Rockwall-Heath High School (located in Heath, TX), INT-JV/FRESH Division Cheerleading Team, followed by the Holy Cross High School (of New Orleans, LA) INT-JV/FRESH Division at 7:00 p.m., according to both Alex and Alexis, both members of the Cheerleading Squad (and competing today), and students at Holy Cross High School.
According to one of the team members (and her mother) of St. Matthews in San Antonio, TX, the St. Matthews Catholic School, NOV-SJHMS Division Cheerleading Squad finished 3rd (out of 8 in their Division) earlier this morning.
According to Senior Vice President of the NCA Junior and Senior Championships, Karen Lawrence, approximately 4,000 to 4,500 students from 22 states will have performed 300 routines by the end of this two day championship. Schools as far away as California and Alaska,, and 1 elementary school from Kentucky performed in this year's NCA National Championship.
More Information on the NCA and NCA Championship, as well as video from this year's competition can be found by clicking on the following links: https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/NCAcheer?fref=ts, http://www.nca.varsity.com/high_school_nationals.aspx or http://www.varsity.com/event/1687/2013-nca-high-school.