The Cheer Center in Grove City recently had a number of teams earn first-place awards at the U.S. Spirit Cheer & Dance National Championships.

The Cheer Center in Grove City recently had a number of teams earn first-place awards at the U.S. Spirit Cheer & Dance National Championships.

Teams earning first place included:

* the Mini 1 cheer competition team including Arianna Pennartz, Jordyn Parker, Isabella Samczuk, Avery Couch, Reagan Thomas, Olivia Scarberry, Bryelle Root, Ava Hall, Leah Knoblock, Casadi Huffman, Madelyn Horvath, Haleigh Harrington, Alyson Dildine, Allison Walker, Elissa Caldwell, Avery Lowther, Liberty Withrow, Jenna Vissoc and Isabella Teasley.

* the Mini Hip Hop dance competition team including Gracie Crompton, Arianna Pennartz, Layla Williams, Trinity Alston, Jenna Blount, Isabella Samczuk and Jordyn Parker.

* the Senior 3 cheer competition team including Hannah Kaufman, Taylor Bates, Ryely Miller, Taylor Daniel, Makayla Miller, Kaileigh Killilea, Kasey Jackson, Kennedy Kocheran, Kylee Ooten, Imani Matthews, Hannah Hill, Hayley Murphy, Taylor Barney, Kelsey Cecutti, Alexis Aldridge, Shealyn DeMint, McKenzie Kelly, Katara Henderson, Sheyenne Jones, Kelsie Spiess, Jaide Howard, Lilly Dye, Sarah Ridgeway, Mykel Jones and Megan Paul.

* the Tiny 1 cheer competition team including Sienna Killilea, Jenna Blount, Layla Williams, Ella Armintrout, Ella Walker, Mia Ruiz and Lilli Gerlach.