Monday, August 21, 2017

USUE's cheerleading team takes top prize in cheer championship

Last week, Ural State Economic University's cheerleading team, Reactive Girls, won the top prize in the Open Cheerleading Championship of the Urals and Siberia held in Yekaterinburg.

More than 700 athletes competed in the championship, which brought together cheerleaders from across Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Tagil, Chelyabinsk, Magnitogorsk, Kurgan, Tyuman, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Chita and Izhevsk.

USUE student Ksenia Levina, head captain of Reactive Girls, led her squad of 15 cheerleaders to victory with colorful costumes, chants and various acrobatic elements.

The Reactive Girls have been USUE's official cheerleading team since 2009, and is the highest-ranking university cheerleading team in the region.