EASTON, WESTON AND REDDING, Conn. -- Two cheerleading teams from the Aspetuck Wildcats competed in the American Youth Football and Cheer championships last weekend in Orlando, Fla.
The Division 13 team placed fifth out of the nine teams at nationals. The Division 10 team placed seventh out of 10 teams. Aspetuck teams are comprised of cheerleaders from Easton, Weston and Redding.
The Division 13 team is (first picture) D13 Team is: First Row – Emily Nolan, Sassie Ruggiero, Emma Delaney, Jenna Salvatore, Morgan Moughty, Mishelle Mauricio, Samantha Romaniello, Sydney Lockwood; second row: Amanda Mullen, Rachel Wiesenfeld, Samantha Ballas, Abby Bruce, Jenna Devellis, Charlotte Hewson, Alex Harris, Stephanie Ballas; third row: Sophie Cowles, Callie Bast, McKenna Stablein, Charlotte Ellis, Kayleigh Griffin, Amanda Gormley, Sara Wiesenfeld, Arabella Caruso; fourth row (student demonstrators) Maegan Lutinski, Jordyn Witkins, Regina Socci, Victoria Romaniello, Alyssa Babcock, and Bailey Skrtich. Missing from the picture are head coach Patti Romaniello, assistant coaches Britt Bast and Dyan Griffin, and Ava Campano.
The Division 10 team is: (Back, left to right) Student Demonstrator - Jen Riccio, Giavanna Bravo-Ibanez, Callie Standen, Madison Ganim, Meagan Florkowski, Sephora Vidal, Kayleigh Riccio and head coach Cindy Riccio.
Front row: Ashley Salvatore, Libby Grob, Ella Barnett, Charlotte Beri and Grace Griffin.
Missing from picture: Assistant coaches Stephanie Chisholm and Darlene Wallin, student demonstrator Nikki Wallin and Grace Chisholm.