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Morris cheerleaders make preliminary cut at state

Published: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT
(T.G. Smith – tsmith@shawmedia.com)
Morris cheerleading, seen here during the sectional routine performed Thursday, advanced to the state finals Friday.

After winning the Mahomet-Seymour Sectional on Thursday with a team score of 86.50, the Morris competitive cheerleading team got third in the preliminary round at the IHSA state meet, finishing with a score of 87.56.

The Redskins will now perform in the finals with eight other teams at 12:35 down at U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington.

Minooka cheerleading placed 15th in Large Team with a score of 84.96.

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