DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. --- California Baptist University’s Cheer team finished their season on the perfect note this weekend.
The Lancers ended up scoring a 94.18 in the final round of the NCA Cheer and Dance Championships and brought the title back to CBU.
CBU started off strong in the preliminary round and managed to score a (92.75). Their score in the preliminaries was also the best out of their division, putting them in first place right off the bat. After their solid start, the team continued to ride out the momentum they have had all season and dominated the competition.
The Lancers defeated the University of Pittsburgh Johnstown, Lewis University, Assumption College, Lindenwood University, Saginaw Valley State University and Grand Valley State University; who were all a part of the women's division II division.
Lindenwood University took second place (92.75), Grand Valley University took third (87.60) and Lewis University took fourth place and finished with a score of (83.55).
“Today our lady Lancers represented CBU with pride and honor,” Said CBU Head Coach Tami Fleming. “God truly shone through our performance and we give all glory to him.”
On top of their perfect ending, CBU Cheer also went undefeated throughout the entire season. The Lancers strived for excellence and wouldn't accept defeat.
“Winning this national title is the most exciting thing to ever happen to CBU Cheer and I am immensely proud of this team,” Said Fleming.