Cheerleaders on St. Theresa Middle School’s 2015-16 cheerleading squads recently participated in a Universal Cheerleaders Association-sponsored clinic.

The cheerleaders learned cheers, chants and a dance that they will incorporate into their routines.

UCA Cheer Ribbon Awards were presented in individual categories to Rachel Alonzo, Most Energetic; Hope Bourgeois, Best Smile and Voice; Lea Arcemont, Most Encouraging; Emma Schexnaydre, Best Teamwork; Madison Douget, Most Dedicated; McKenna Ramsey, Most Attentive; Madison Chaix, Endurance; and Sydney Mistretta, Best Spirit.

Cheerleaders receiving a trophy for overall superior performance were Alexia Hasenbeck, Gia Hyderkhan, Claire Pizzalato, Claire Moreau, Avery Aucoin, Hannah Gautreau, Mistretta, Alonzo, Chaix, Bourgeois, Ramsey, Douget, Schexnaydre and Arcemont.