The Columbia High School cheer team took home second place in this weekend’s IHSA State Tournament. Lemont High School (Chicago suburb) earned first place.
Since first making it to the IHSA State Tournament in 2009, Columbia has finished in third place once (2009), second place twice (2105 and 2017) and first place four times (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013).
Photo - Celebrating their second place finish in the IHSA State Tournament are Columbia High School cheerleaders, left to right, Alley Levin, Emily Bauer, Jessica Hall, Kennedy Wuertz, Katie Brockland, Morgan Goforth and Michaela Patterson; second row, Mikaela Renaud, Lindsay Starr, Olivia Wuertz, Mackenzie Yockum, Jade Bivins and Valerie Queen; and third row, Head Coach Robbie Walters, Delaney Estep, Elaina Vitale, Taylor Oglesby, Emily Robey, Aspen Royer, Grace Wagner and Emma Lowe. - photo by Kelly Yochum