SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 9, 2013

Meet the Beverly cheerleading captains


The Salem News

---- — Taytum Geary

Senior, back spot

Position: Captain; Back Spot

Fourth year on varsity

Favorite thing about football cheerleading: Being involved in such a tight knit organization with such talented athletes.

Goals: Win the NEC competition

Carolyn Gillis

Senior, base

Fourth year on varsity

Favorite thing about football cheering: Being able to bond all summer and until almost December with my team.

Goals for the season: Grow as individuals and as a team as well as have a successful road to states.

Alexandra Dodge

Senior, back spot

Fourth year on varsity

Favorite thing about football cheering: The 2 and 1/2 minutes that we have at competitions to perform our routine and show everyone how our months of practicing has payed off.

Goals for the season: Qualify and place at States and to prove to everyone that cheerleading is a sport because we work just as hard as any other athletes.