MILLBURY, Mass. — The MS Raiders, a group with cheerleaders from Millbury, Sutton, Grafton and Auburn, took third place in the nation during a recent cheerleading competition in Orlando, Fla.
The 13- to 15-year-olds missed second place by only 2.3 point for their routine, coach Lysa Arthur said. The team is also coached by Danielle Robbins and Ashley Marino, with student demonstrators Alyssa Newman, Katelyn Arthur and Hannah Sarro.
The team includes: Alana Manzella, Hannah Licari, Shawna Coonan, Samantha Mahan, Madison Gasco, Elizabeth Ruzzoli, Rachael Johnson, Hanna Crossman, Alexa Harris, Alexis Healy, Erika Bovenzie, Abby Bovenzi, Cassie Magliaro, Clara Mott, Mikaela Schwartz, Olivia Holmes, Kayla Branowicki, Samantha Philips, Allison Rivers, Reese Cassavecchia, Kayla Murray, Amber Frasier, Julia Jennison, Brianna Keith and Megan Sweeney.