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Middle school cheerleaders garner eight awards

Mount Vernon Middle School cheerleadersThe Mount Vernon Middle School (MVMS) cheerleaders competed at an UCA cheer camp July 23-26 and brought home eight awards.

“We were very impressed with the amount of hard work and dedication the girls put into competing and working as a team,” Coaches Chelsea Huizinga and Paige Hymer said. For a listing of awards received and squad members, see the August 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.