Dexter captures Eastern Maine Class C crown

Posted by: MBR on Sun Jan 29th, 2012 8:20 am
Dexter captures Eastern Maine Class C crownBy Tess McLaughlin BANGOR The Dexter Tigers clawed their way to the top and captured the Eastern Maine Class C cheerleading title Saturday, barely escaping the hot pursuit of the Central Red Devils at the Bangor Auditorium.The Tigers earned 134.6 points, springing above their competitors with strong, solid jumps. The Red Devils of Corinth came close to the Tigers with a score of 133.The six top teams will go on to compete in the state championships on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Augusta Civic Center.Other state qualifiers include third-place Sumner of East Sullivan (129), followed by Orono (125.7), defending state champion Houlton (123.2), and Calais (110.9).for full story ... ing-crown/