RP Youth Cheerleaders Honored For Championships

Roselle Park Youth Cheerleaders were recognized at the January 18th Mayor & Council meeting for their championship season. Representing the municipality, Mayor Carl Hokanson – with help from cheerleading coach Mary Ellen Earp – honored 21 girls from two teams that each won championships last month at the American Youth Football and Cheer National Championships.

“We have our Division 12 cheerleaders that came in at regionals first place. They are Regional Champs and they placed second at Nationals in Orlando, Florida,” said Coach Earp, “Then we have our D-18 team who is undefeated and are national champions.”

The Division 12 Team came in 2nd place at the Jersey Shore Competition, were Big East Regional Champions, and came in second in their division at the American Youth Cheer National Competition.

The Divison 18 Team were Jersey Shore Competition Champions, Big East Regional Champions, and American Youth Cheer National Competition Champions.