University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky: Meet the Squad

January 11, 2011
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In a week, the University of Kentucky Cheerleaders will try for a 19th first place title at UCA College Nationals in Orlando, Fla. We caught up with them before their performance at Premier Athletics’ UCA Nationals Showcase. They shared what it’s like to cheer for UK and gave advice to cheerleaders who dream of being […]

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Local SITA Award Nominees

June 7, 2010
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Among the nominees for this year’s Spirit Industry Trade Association Awards: Outstanding Cheer Coach (All-Star): Randall Harper, Midwest Cheer Elite Outstanding Cheer Coach (College): Lenee Buckman, The Ohio State University Outstanding Cheer Coach (College):  Michelle Gillespie, Wright State University Outstanding Cheer Coach (College):  Jomo Thompson, University of Kentucky Best State Association:  Ohio Association of Cheerleading […]

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UK is Still No. 1 (And Yes, I’m Talking About Cheerleading)

February 1, 2010
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Pictured: A UK cheerleader performs at UCA nationals, shown at Varsity TV. C. A. T. S. Cats. Cats. Cats! I knew the cheer before, but I never had a reason to yell along until I saw it performed live by the University of Kentucky’s co-ed cheerleading squad, which recently won an unprecedented 18th national championship […]

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