UCO pom wins first at nationals
The University of Central Oklahoma’s pom team danced its way to a national championship at the recent Universal Cheerleaders Association and Universal Dance Association College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship in Orlando, Florida. The team placed first in the Open Game Day Division and sixth in the Open Jazz Division.
Pom team members include:
Sidney Bowmaker, a junior dental hygiene major; Madilynn Grimes, a sophomore psychology major; Brooklyn Henry, a sophomore early education major; Katie Hurley, a freshman forensic science and criminal justice major; Breanne Kassan, a senior forensic science and criminal justice major; Peyton Kuykendall, a freshman strategic communications major; Baylee Mays, a junior marketing major; Kara Mickle, a senior nutrition, dietetics and food management major; Emma Schnautz, a sophomore forensic science and psychology major; Bre Smith, a freshman speech pathology major; Kaitlyn Tinsley, a freshman elementary education major; Kayla Tinsley, a freshman management major; Nicole Traxler, a sophomore child development major; Jaidyn Walker, a freshman criminal justice major; and Landry Willis, a sophomore kinesiology major.