Tag: cheerleading

Blue Devil cheerleaders win the state title

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER When it comes to co-ed competitive cheerleading, there was no one better than Plainville at the co-ed competitive cheerleading state championship meet. On Sunday, the Blue Devils were crowned as the state’s top squad. The…

Blue Devil round-up: Wrestlers, cheerleaders surge into the postseason

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville wrestling finished ninth as a team with 98 points at the Class S state championship meet this past weekend at Windham High School. Gilbert won the team championship with 193.5 points, followed by Montville…

One Super (Bowl) cheerleader

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR By now the nation knows that the New England Patriots are champions for the world having defeated the Seattle Seahawk in the NFL extravaganza known as the Super Bowl. And on the sidelines from the…

Cheerleaders’ Class M performance sends them to regionals

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR You could call them the Class M “Comeback Kids.” After a less than satisfying 11th place showing in 2013 due to circumstances beyond their control, the Plainville High School Blue Devils cheerleaders found themselves in…

Crowning achievement in Rhode Island for CVP cheer squad

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Coach Chris Gilbert of Plainville threw her hands up in the air shouting for joy when her All-Star Junior Level 2 (J2) Team won first place during the Athletic Championship in Rhode Island. As the…