KAPA’A – The Kaua’i 2002 Cheerleading Competition was held Sunday at a packed Bernice Hundley gymnasium in Kapa’a.
The Lihue Jaguars won the the Jr. Pee Wee division. They were followed by the Koloa Packers and the Kapa’a Warriors.
The Koloa Rams won the title for the Pee Wee division. There was a second place tie between the Lihue Dolphins and Kekaha Seahawks, and the Northshore Na Ali’i came in third place.
The Kekaha Chargers won the midget division, edging the second place Koloa Raiders. In third place were the Lihue Patriots and the Kapa’a Vikings took fourth.
Top photo – KOLOA RAMS: Front Row: Fiare Moe, Zakiya Twiggs, Seanne Andrade, Sonia Correa and Krystin Yasay. Second Row: Xanielle Dasalia, Kristen Garma, Lianne Henderson, Laura Rita, and Kalena Holi-Kaneshige. Row Three: Head Coach Fredna Moe, Asst. Coaches Carmen Twiggs, Jeannie Andrade and Lindy Keuma. Team Supporter Cameron Twiggs. Cheer Coordinator – Terry Morates
Middle photo – THE LIHUE JAGUARS cheerleaders: Mischa Acoba, Brandi-Lyn Hiranaka, Chu-Chu Nakamura, Lauren Fernandez, Tiera Gonsalves, Courtney Iwai, Kelsie Navor-Gasmen, Mariah Navor-Gasmen.
The Rams are coached by Kristle Nakamura, head coach, and Paula Acoba, Ass. Coach
Bottom photo- MIDGET cheerleaders – Cassie Ruiz, Jaime Ayau, Shana Manoi-Resinto, Genese Cacal- Ignacio, Pomai Malama, LeeAnna Rapozo, Daleann Perreira, Jessica Ragragola, Jalacey Sablan, Adrienne Scheer and Brytney Yadao-Lanning. Coaches -Tanya Lazaro and Troy Lazaro. PeeWee Cheerleaders – Stephanie Acoba, Shandell Apilado, Joanna Borja, Jennifer Pancho, Tisha Ruiz, Mariebeth Watanabe and Shawntel Yadao. Coaches – Ces Carcueva and Tammy Perreira Jr Pee Wee Cheerleaders – Jahna Alvarez, Jessica Aquino, Brandi Badua-Robinson, Marissa Hesapene, Shelby Morris, Tiani Parbo and Nikki-Ann Vea. Coaches – Iris Hesapene and Jeth Parbo