Smith-Cotton High senior Emely Sandoval has accepted a scholarship to cheer with the State Fair Community College Spirit Squad.

Sandoval has been a varsity cheerleader for S-C for two years, earning letters both years.

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S-C Cheerleading Head Coach Karmen Butler said: “I have enjoyed watching Emely grow as cheerleader in the past two years. She has become more outgoing, more spirited, and more confident in herself as a cheerleader."

SANDOVALSIGNINGGROUP: Smith-Cotton High School senior Emely Sandoval has accepted a scholarship to cheer with the Spirit Squad at State Fair Community College. Seated with her are her mother, Johanna Gomez, and her grandmother, Effy Berganza. Standing, from left, are Smith-Cotton Athletic Director Rob Davis, SFCC Spirit Squad Assistant Coach Taylor Johnson, SFCC Spirit Squad Head Coach Dana Page, sister Ashley Palma, S-C Cheerleading Head Coach Karmen Butler, and S-C High Principal Wade Norton.

SANDOVALSIGNINGCHEER: Smith-Cotton High senior Emely Sandoval performs with the S-C High cheerleading squad during the Sept. 1 Silver Tiger football game at Warrensburg.

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