WHS Wins Third Consecutive State Competition Cheer Title

The Waukee High School Varsity Competition Cheer squad captured the Class 4A Division State Championship last weekend at the State Fairgrounds.  It was the third straight state title and the tenth state championship in the program’s history. The stunt group also placed third at the state competition. Head Coach Ashley Jackson and the team will now prepare for the National Cheerleading Championships, to be held on January 27-28 in Dallas, Texas.

The cheerleaders will be fundraising to help cover the expenses of the trip to Dallas, learn more about their efforts.

Congratulations WHS Cheerleaders


Varsity Team:

  • Mati Bodwell
  • Elle Bussanmas
  • Katie Carlson
  • Olivia Compiano
  • Ali Flaharty
  • Peyton Hiscocks
  • Lainie Jackson
  • Emily Klement
  • Kaitlyn Koester
  • Paige Leibfried
  • Ashley Lupkes
  • Erica McClure
  • Makenna Michael
  • Teagan Sindlinger
  • Frankie Smith
  • Sarah Ummach
  • Abby Vogel
  • Elena Weise
  • Becka Williams
  • Jillian Wood
  • Meredith Wood

Stunt Group:

  • Mati Bodwell
  • Katie Carlson
  • Erica McClure
  • Sarah Ummach
  • Becka Williams


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Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
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