Live Oak cheer squads win UCA national, world championships

Live Oak cheer squads win UCA national, world championships
Live Oak cheer squads won several national and world championships at a UCA event in Orlando, Fla. on Feb. 9. (Source: Facebook/LPFPD4)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Live Oak cheerleaders of all ages captured national and world championships at a UCA event in Orlando on Sunday, Feb. 9.

National championship-winning squads included:

  • Live Oak High School, UCA National Champions in Large Varsity Division II.
  • Live Oak Youth Rec, UCA National Champions in Youth Rec.
  • Live Oak Rec Cheer, UCA National Champions in Junior Rec.
  • Live Oak Junior High School, 2nd Place in UCA Junior High.

World championship-winning squads included:

  • Live Oak High School
  • Live Oak Youth Rec
  • Live Oak Junior Rec

“Great job all! We are proud of you!” Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 said in a post on Facebook.

What an accomplishment! Not one but FOUR squads from our district bringing home the trophies in Nationals!...

Posted by Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 on Sunday, February 9, 2020
Live Oak cheerleaders win cheer championship

“From what started as a T-shirt slogan I truly believe we have built an ‘EAGLE EMPIRE’ and I can’t wait to watch it continue to grow!” said coach Maddie Guidry.

“I feel like this routine is a culmination of hard work and determination,” said Coach Kate Hornsby. “They never wanted to make it easier, they always wanted to do this routine. They all agreed they would never settle for less.”

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