Lancer cheerleaders win third consecutive championship
ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 27, 2014)--California Baptist University remained undefeated in its competition since 2012 after claiming its third-straight USA College Career Championship on March 24 in the all-female, four-year college division.
The Lancers placed fifth in the preliminary round of competition, racking up a score of 94.20, but came back to clinch the title in the final round with a score of 93.71. Arizona State took the runner-up spot with a score of 88.73, followed by Northern Arizona University (84.64), Rowan University (78.85), and Sonoma State (78.32).
With the win, CBU remains undefeated since last year and is getting ready for the National Cheerleaders Association competition coming up in April in Daytona Beach, Fla.
"Winning the USA Collegiate title for the third year in a row is a huge accomplishment--just another step in the right direction on our quest to win a second national title," said head coach Tami Fleming. "The team is training really hard and overcoming whatever challenges fall into their path. The win at USA really showed them that their dedication is paying off. Now we push forward to nationals."