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Daniels and Warren Reach the Summit

Daniels and Warren Reach the Summit

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor

April 25, 2017

  On Saturday, March 26, sophomores K’yla Daniels and Maddie Warren, along with their Pacific Coast Magic (PCM) Divine competition cheer team, competed at what they believed to be their final competition at Encore in San Diego. However, in an exciting turn of events, PCM Divine placed second, mis...

El Modena Cheer: The Best of the West

El Modena Cheer: The Best of the West

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor

March 14, 2017

  On Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 7:30 PM, El Modena competition cheer performed their routine at the Best of the West cheer competition. At 10:56 PM, they were announced first place for the fifth consecutive time in their division.   Under the guidance of choreographer Jasen Aldridge and coaches H...

El Modena’s Third Annual Cheer Showcase

El Modena’s Third Annual Cheer Showcase

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor

February 13, 2017

  The El Modena Cheer Showcase has been a fixture to the cheer program ever since the addition of coaches Hayley Curtis and Melissa Bickler in 2014, and the addition of cheer advisor Mrs. Mull in 2015. This event is the biggest fundraiser for the cheer program the entire year, having drawn in a crowd o...

Cheer’s Homecoming Involvement

Cheer’s Homecoming Involvement

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor

October 11, 2016

    Homecoming is a big night for football, but some don’t realize that it is also a very big night for the cheer team as well. The big game is only a week away, and El Modena cheer has some exciting things in store.      Ever since coaches Hayley Curtis and Melissa Bickler were ...

Competition Cheer as a CIF Sport?

Competition Cheer as a CIF Sport?

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

April 12, 2016

  On October 7, 2015, California governor Brown signed Assembly Bill 949, thus requiring competitive cheer to be a CIF sport. This will be in effect at the start of the 2017-2018 school year, as CIF is still working on the regulations they will impose on cheer.   In general, cheer is a sport that requ...

El Modena Showcase

El Modena Showcase

Jessica Cedillo, Photographer

February 23, 2016

On February 22, 2015 the El Modena Cheer squad decided to perform a showcase intended for friends and family. With the huge amount of success they received, the showcase returned back and better than ever. This year they performed in the gym on February 27 at 4:00 pm. Before, only the traditional cheer...

Major Events in Cheer

Major Events in Cheer

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

February 9, 2016

  Before joining cheer, I used to always think that all cheerleaders did was perform on the sidelines at football and basketball games. A lot of people seem to be under the impression that being a cheerleader is no work and all play, but they are mistaken.   In the coming months, the El Modena ch...

Mac Jordan and His Megaphone

Mac Jordan and His Megaphone

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

November 25, 2015

  Senior Mac Jordan has been doing cheer since freshman year, and has been the only boy on the team during his time at El Modena. Jordan’s drive to perform on the sidelines and cheer for our school is inspiring, and here is some insight on his experiences.   Frontline: Why did you dec...

Molly Adams and Her History with Elmo

Molly Adams and Her History with Elmo

Presley Lozano, Style Editor

October 27, 2015

Junior Molly Adams, thrives at El Modena High School as a legacy to her family name. Much has been expected of the Adams family, as the generations graduate as exceeding influences. Here is how Molly continues her family's name. Frontline: How many generations of Adams have attended Elmo? Who are t...

Let’s Go El Mo Competition Cheer

Let’s Go El Mo Competition Cheer

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

August 29, 2015

  For the first time ever, El Modena will have a competition cheer team. Both cheer coaches, Hayley Curtis and Melissa Bickler were part of their own competition cheer teams during high school, which is part of the reason for their desire to create this team. Haley Curtis believes “It’s time El Mod...

Three Cheers for Cheer

Three Cheers for Cheer

Tori Nguyen, Photographer

March 19, 2015

Another year has come and gone, and cheer tryouts are here again! Full of spirit and pep, cheerleaders never fail to excite a crowd. Although cheer isn't as rigorous of a sport, dedication is essential when on the squad, as it takes up hours of time. It's not all about jumping and yelling, there are...

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