Tag Archives: Cheerleaders

Mutual aid

Between halves at nearly every high school football game the cheerleading squads from both sides put on extended routines for a halftime show. The game between Stagg and Edison at Edison’s Magnasco Stadium was no different. As soon as the first half ended and the players made their way off the field, both cheerleading squads [...]

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Coming and going

I did a Hail Mary shot of the West High cheerleaders during the varsity football game between Tracy at West and saw that my shadow was in the picture. I went around to get a shot from the other side. I thought, “Surely, my shadow won’t be in the photo from that angle.” Yes, it [...]

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Playing with pain

(Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 17-55mm @ 17mm. Exposure: 1/250th sec. @ f/2.8. ISO: 2500) At last week’s Oakdale at Manteca game, Manteca cheerleader Jordan Garcia fell and twisted her right ankle while performing one of those human-pyramid type stunts that cheerleaders do. Fortunately, one of the Manteca team trainers Lisa Jorgensen was on hand [...]

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