Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 224,922, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jbhtexas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Arlington, TX
    Posts
    11,956
    Points
    224,922
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 975
    Given: 694

    UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    UConn Replaces Cheerleaders With 'Spirit Squad' -- Courant.com

    Probably saved a bunch on their insurance by switching to "Spirit Squad"...


    "Don't worry Boss...they can't do nothin' 'til they're through sparklin'..."

    Avatar - America's new superhero...Cenex Guy

  2. #2
    UVA est, ut destruatur
    Points: 858,913, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 62.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    60,718
    Points
    858,913
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10,985
    Given: 4,864

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    I wonder what the Oregon cheerleading coach thinks of this? Perhaps I should google it



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 186,517, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Stewo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    8,095
    Points
    186,517
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,071
    Given: 230

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    As long as they keep their volleyball team....



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 37,998, Level: 60
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,052
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Rods79's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,563
    Points
    37,998
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 26
    Given: 17

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    That means their recruits are now available



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 53,291, Level: 71
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 759
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isubeatle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,392
    Points
    53,291
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 152

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    i still miss the dude on the kansas pom squad.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 94,629, Level: 95
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 421
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    NobodyBeatsCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Clive, IA
    Posts
    3,512
    Points
    94,629
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 217
    Given: 127

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    [QUOTE=jbhtexas;1211954]UConn Replaces Cheerleaders With 'Spirit Squad' -- Courant.com

    Probably saved a bunch on their insurance by switching to "Spirit Squad"...[/QUOTE]


    Damned Geico Gecko!


    "Explode and tear this whole town apart
    Take a knife and cut this pain from my heart
    Find somebody itching for something to start"


    "The Promised Land" Bruce Springsteen

  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 181,426, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    12,470
    Points
    181,426
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 867
    Given: 3,895

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    I wonder what the Oregon cheerleading coach thinks of this? Perhaps I should google it
    Worthless without pics.


    Kansas wears Adidas.

  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 64,189, Level: 78
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 661
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CycoCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    4,988
    Points
    64,189
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 176
    Given: 865

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    Quote Originally Posted by isubeatle View Post
    i still miss the dude on the kansas pom squad.
    my wife keeps looking for him at every KU event.

    Honestly, why do we need a gymnastic/stunt team at football? I like our pom squad, and would like more crowd involved cheering.


    John Walters is my hero

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 273,827, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    BryceC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    17,466
    Points
    273,827
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 619
    Given: 0

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    IMO this is a good thing. Cheerleading is the most dangerous activity when it comes to injuries such as paralysis and death. I also have to imagine the insurance on them is very high for this reason.




  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 279,880, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclonestate78's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    12,203
    Points
    279,880
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 930
    Given: 1,596

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post

    Probably saved a bunch on their insurance by switching to "Spirit Squad"...
    Do you get the feeling that somebody is watching our chearleaders?



    It's Prohm Time!!

  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 43,574, Level: 64
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 676
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cyrocks's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    3,132
    Points
    43,574
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 70
    Given: 18

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    My favorite quote in the story: "They are disrespecting cheerleaders in general by doing this," she said. "I know people really enjoy watching us when we do our pyramid and stunts, flipping people into air."

    Actually, I am a bit jealous of that KU dude on the pom squad (actually I think it was their dance team). Think about it. He gets to travel with all those good looking girls -- and he is the only guy so the ratio was like 10-1. He gets his own motel room if they have to stay over. The guy has it made.



  12. #12
    UVA est, ut destruatur
    Points: 858,913, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 62.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    60,718
    Points
    858,913
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10,985
    Given: 4,864

    Re: UCONN: Cheerleaders out...Spirit Squad in

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Worthless without pics.
    There ya go



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM