The Sweethearts of Trion High School were all smiles when they reined champions of the Region 6-A Region Championship at Dalton High School Saturday winning 235 points that will take the 2010 Class A State Champions to State once again. Coming in Second was Gordon Lee with 226 points. Two teams who placed and didn’t qualify last year were Mount Paran finishing third with 213 points and Breman in fourth with a score of 211. The eight-team field also included Darlington, a 2010 state qualifier and Bowden, the 2010 Class A state runner up.
Trion automatically advances to the State Finals. While Gordon Lee, Mount Paran and Breman will advance to the Sectional competitions to be held the day before the finals also in columbus.
Eight teams from each Classification advance to the Finals.
The 2011-2012 GHSA State Cheerleading Championships will be held November 11-12, 2011 at the Columbus Civic Center.The state championship finals at 9:00 am will include the single double and triple A competitors online at GPB.org slash sports. At 2 p.m. the COED four and 5 A teams will be online. . A "Cheerleading Special" will air on GPB TV on Nov. 18 at 7:00 pm & 10:30 pm and again on Nov. 23 at 7:00 pm.
If Trion wins the State Championship again this year. It will be the second year in a row and their 4th state championship in the past 5 years.