Updated: May 8, 2013 6:16AM
The cheerleading team from Summit Hill Junior High in Frankfort took top honors at the recent IESA State Cheerleading Championship held in Peoria.
This is the second first-place finish for the team, with the girls previously placing first in 2011 and second in 2012.
Summit Hill Junior High competed against 15 other large routine squads from Illinois and each squad worked very hard.
In the end, the results showed the Summit Hill Junior High cheerleaders on top which is a great success for the team and school.
The Summit Hill Junior High cheerleaders are coached by Lisa Carlson.
Team members include: Lexi Ehrhart, Bailey Sylvester, Lauren Williams, Kelly Hausner, Brooke Mergenthaler, Maddie Smith, Amber Pluzycki, Kaitlyn Moylan, Kyra Krugman, Sam Myers, Sydney Zilinskas, Hailey Maksymiak, Taylor Vanderlaan, Marissa DeMeo, Abby McMann, Lauren Laird, Kayla Ballard, Christa Mack, Julia Piper, Natalie Slobodnik, Abbey Devlin, Bridget Millerick and Olivia Strechele.
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