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Pottorff Caught in Cheer Scandal

Pottorff Caught in Cheer Scandal

Gbemi Abon, Reporter

May 11, 2018

Four-year participant of CHS’s very own cheer team Julia Pottorff was told that it was required to wear a cheer bow for the upcoming 2018-2019 cheer season. It is known that Pottorff has very short hair and it is nearly impossible to wear a bow. This issue of her short hair was brought to attention...

Dance Pirouettes Their Way to State

Aubree Trask, Reporter

April 13, 2017

Throughout March 24-25, Claremont High’s Award Winning Dance Team will be competing at the CADTD State Championships. So far, the team has had some tough competitions, but they are really looking forward to this competition. There are ten girls on the team, with the team having three dances overal...

Ballerina Hamm’s First Solo at YAGP

Ballerina Hamm’s First Solo at YAGP

Aubree Trask

March 9, 2017

Testing her mettle amongst a group of over 800 dancers on Jan. 22, 2017, freshman Bella Hamm recently performed her first solo at the the world’s largest global network of dance, Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP). A highly competitive event with over 50,000 past participants, the YAGP hosts scholarship audi...

Cheer Impresses Overseas

Cheer Impresses Overseas

Emma Cossey, Reporter

February 14, 2017

Over winter break, cheerleaders from CHS Kaelyn Kilpatrick and Autumn Ferrer, traveled to London with the All American League Team to perform in the world-renowned London New Year’s Day Parade. Kilpatrick and Ferrer were selected out of more than 325,000 cheerleaders and dancers from across the...

High School Cheer in CA to Now Compete in CIF Divisions

Rajan Shivaram, Reporter

December 10, 2015

Cheerleaders across California view cheer as a very athletic event that requires a lot of commitment. However, a lot of people disagree. The debate was settled when a law was passed to recognize cheerleading as a sport in California. The bill was passed this year, and will take place in the 2017-2018...

Dance, Dance, Dance

Dance, Dance, Dance

Kamrin Curlin, Reporter

December 4, 2015

Dance is an ever evolving medium. From the swing in the 20s to the flapping in the 50s to the Soulja Boy in the new millennia, dance has changed to suit the needs of the generation. Modern dances such as the Whip, Nae-Nae, and Quan have stemmed from the internet and video sharing platforms like Vine. ...

Cheer Coach Resigns Midseason; Govea to Fill the Position

Cheer Coach Resigns Midseason; Govea to Fill the Position

Savannah Daniels, Reporter

October 17, 2013

After a year and a half of service at CHS, varsity cheerleading coach Heather Holland resigned from her position. On Oct. 4, her varsity replacement was announced as Cesar Govea, and the new junior varsity coach as Katrina Clemente. The future cheer adviser is to be announced in November. The varsity coach...

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