Episode 159: Should cheerleading be considered a sport?

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Should cheerleading be considered a sport? 

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Jake McGee – Florida Gators tight end
Bryce Petty – Baylor Bears quarterback 
David Ash – Texas Longhorns quarterback 
Ryan Anderson – New Orleans Pelicans forward 

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2 Responses to Episode 159: Should cheerleading be considered a sport?

  1. So, as an AT, at a high school, for instance, with fb, jv fb, jv and varsity soccer, jv and varsity volleyball and next month basketball for men and women…when would we have time and budget for one more thing? My solution would be not to tumble, not to stunt, not to pyramid until there was a budget that included supplies and personnel to handle yet another team…maybe 2 with jv cheerleading. Ribbons, bows, and we have spirit yes we do would suffice for many other ATs that I know as well as my self. An occasional wrist tape is fine, but beyond that and a band aid, I am not willing without additional support.

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