Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School selected Alexandra Parrott as the March Student of the Month. Alex was nominated by her peers and faculty for her leadership skills, dedication and loyalty to the school. She is the daughter of Blake Parrott of Edmond and Jennifer Parrott of Oklahoma City.A three-year member of National Honor Society, Alex is also a Camino Club historian, a member of Clancy Pep Club and played JV Soccer.
Bishop McGuinness cheer team wins national championship
The Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School Cheer team earned a National Championship in the Small Intermediate Game Performance division against 17 teams in January in Dallas. They also won the High Point banner with a score of 97.9; competing against 92 teams.
Also in Dallas, the Irish Cheer team competed in the Medium Game Day division and finished fifth out of 21 teams.
Team coaches are Mandy Gerszewski and Amber Freeman. Cheer members are seniors Hailey Harris, Lexi Joyce and Ainsleigh Rapp; juniors Holly Danner, Sunni Foster and Olivia Koenig; sophomores Julianne Bentley, Kalli Burke, Grady Morton and Liv Messina; and freshmen Jenson McPherson and Isabella Scherm.
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