All three Lee’s Summit R-7 high schools captured awards at the Regional Cheerleading Competition, held July 22 at Lee’s Summit North High School.
Lee’s Summit R-7 high schools winning varsity awards included Lee’s Summit West High School, first place in 5A Large; Lee’s Summit North High School, first place in 5A Small; and Lee’s Summit High School, first place in Coed Small.
In junior varsity, R-7 schools won the following awards: LSWHS, first place in JV Large; LSNHS, first place in JV Small; and LSHS, second place in JV Large.
Based on the regional competition, all three varsity teams will advance to the state championship, scheduled for Oct. 28 and 29 at the University of Missouri-Columbia. All three junior-varsity teams qualified for a Junior Varsity Exhibition Event, scheduled for this same weekend.