New England Regional Cheerleading Competition

On Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, the North Haven Youth Football and Cheerleading league's D8 and D12 cheerleaders competition squads competed in the 2021 American Youth Cheerleading (AYC) Connecticut State Cheerleading Championship at the Floyd Little Arena in New Haven, CT.

The D12 cheer squad, comprised of cheerleaders 9 to 12 years old, placed 2nd in their division .73 of a point behind 1st place.

The D8 cheer squad, comprised of cheerleaders 5 to 8 years old, placed 1st in their division and were crowned the State Champions.

By placing in the top three of their divisions, both cheer teams have secured a spot to compete in the AYC New England Regional Championship at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, on Nov. 20, 2021.

This is a great honor for the North Haven Youth Football and Cheerleading (NHYFC) program and for the entire North Haven community to be represented at the regional level.  NHYF&C is extremely proud of the accomplishments that these young athletes have demonstrated!

The teams nicknamed, the Elite Eight and Tough Twelve began training for this opportunity in July and have practiced 2-3 days a week for this exclusive crowning moment.

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