Cheering: Devils make history

Posted by: MBR on Sun Feb 13th, 2011 9:23 am
Cheering: Devils make historyBy Kalle Oakes, Staff Writer BANGOR — The moment the Lewiston High School cheerleaders received permission to step on the mat Saturday afternoon, the buzz around the tradition-rich Bangor Auditorium was palpable.One minute into the Blue Devils’ routine, coach Lynnette Morency did her best to conceal her quivering lower lip with trembling hands.With two minutes elapsed, four Lewiston cheerleaders extended themselves on the shoulders of teammates high above the open-air arena. Each held one arm extended, palm up, as if the quartet knew the crowd of more than 3,000 was eating out of its hands.for full story