By Anne Eickstadt

The Belvidere Bucs Competitive Cheer Team flew high to earn their standing in the competition.

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The Belvidere Bucs held its 11th annual Belvidere Bucs Winter Cheer Classic competition on Saturday, Jan. 5. They hosted 40 competitive cheerleading teams from junior high up to the varsity level.

The competition began with Session 1 beginning at 9 a.m. This session was comprised of junior high, Small Junior Varsity, Medium Junior Varsity, and Small Varsity teams. Session 2 began at 12:15 p.m. with Medium Varsity, Large Varsity, and Coed teams.

The results are listed below.

Large Junior High:

First Place: Harlem Middle School

Second Place: Marlowe Middle School

Third Place: Roscoe Middle School

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The North Boone Cheer Team beams with joy as they surround their First Place trophy.

Fourth Place: Meridian Junior High

Small Junior Varsity:

First Place: Normal West High School

Second Place: St. Edwards Central Catholic High School

Third Place: Rochelle Township High School

Fourth Place: Glenbard South High School

Medium Junior Varsity:

First Place: Harlem High School

Second Place: Joliet West High School

Third Place: Metea Valley High School

Fourth Place: Rich East High School

Small Varsity:

First Place: North Boone High School

Second Place: Byron High School

Third Place: Rockford Lutheran High School

Fourth Place: Joliet Catholic Academy

Fifth Place: Stillman Valley High School

Sixth Place: Durand High School

Seventh Place: Rosary High School

Eighth Place: Oregon High School

Medium Varsity:

First Place: Boylan Catholic High School

Second Place: Washington Community High School

Third Place: St. Edwards Central Catholic High School

Fourth Place: Belvidere High School

Fifth Place:

For complete article, pick up the Jan. 10 Belvidere Republican.