Cheerleading An Official S-P-O-R-T? Calif. Lawmakers Advance Bill That Says 'Yes'California would recognize competitive cheerleading as a high school sport under pending legislation.
California's High School Cheerleading Squads Build Skills In StudentsHigh school cheerleading presents a broad-based opportunity for students to compete, excel and challenge both their mental and physical capacities.
OC Cheerleading Squad Overcomes Obstacles To Compete In National ChampionshipsA cheerleading team made of athletes with a range of disabilities is gearing up to compete alongside cheerleaders at the National Championships.
Cheerleader Sues Oakland Raiders For Allegedly Short-Changing Current, Former Cheer SquadsA member of the Oakland Raiders 'Raiderettes' cheer squad is suing the team for allegedly violating state laws and short-changing its cheerleaders.
Santa Monica Students Want Second Chance After Principal Cancels Homecoming Pep RallyStudents at Santa Monica High School say they deserve a second chance after an unruly school assembly last week prompted the school's principal to cancel their homecoming pep rally.
Hundreds Gather For Tearful Vigil In Honor Of 13-Year-Old Palmdale Boy Who Committed SuicideHundreds gathered in Palmdale Thursday night for a tearful vigil in memory of a 13-year-old boy who committed suicide after he was bullied and teased for being a cheerleader.
Students Say Palmdale Teen Who Committed Suicide Was Bullied Over Love Of CheerleadingClassmates of a 13-year-old Palmdale boy who went missing and later committed suicide said he was teased over his love of cheerleading.
Michael Jackson's Daughter Receives Offer From Philadelphia EaglesLate Pop legend Michael Jackson's daughter, Paris, has received an NFL offer -- to be a cheerleader for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Court Rules Competitive Cheerleading Is Not A SportA federal appeals court has ruled that colleges cannot count competitive cheerleading as a sport when trying to comply with gender-equity requirements, upholding a U.S. District Court decision against Quinnipiac University.