Name: Haley Cudd (United Cheerleading, Columbus, GA) (Mojave Pythons SR 4)
Grade in School: 7th
School Name: Faith Middle School
Hometown: Fort Benning, GA
Signature Tumbling Skills: In her team routine her last pass in front handspring punch front through to layout. Her favorite skills are full through to full and double. She is currently working on her standing full.
Signature Basket/Stunting Skills: Kick full.
Awards/Recognition: Haley has won numerous first place awards in individual, duo and trio routines. She also received two WOW awards in the 2012-13 cheer season while triple teaming for Achievers Gymcats (Jr. 4, Sr. 4, and Sr. 4.2 coed).
What makes you a great leader for your team? Determination to achieve more! Always setting goals and works hard to accomplish those goals.
What part of cheerleading do you enjoy the most? All of it!! Stunting, tumbling, dancing, jumps, the music, uniforms and the friendships made. Being an Army family and having cheered in several gyms from NJ, KS, TX and now GA has allowed Haley to meet some of the most amazing coaches and friends!!
Do you consider cheerleading a sport? Why? Competitve cheerleading is absolutley a sport! Hours spent in the gym training, tumbling, stunting isn't just fun tricks to wow the crowd, they all require indurance, strength and skill. Haley is in amazing athletic shape!! This has allowed her to excell in other sports she has tried, such as soccer and basketball.Read More