Athletics News
UK Cheerleaders Win 14th National Title

  • The University of Kentucky cheerleaders won an unprecedented 14th UCA National Championship Sunday night at Disney's Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Fla. It is their second straight title and 10th in the last 11 years.

    The UK squad has won the championship in 1985, 1987, 1988, 1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004 and 2005, far more than any other school.

    The cheerleaders had advanced to the finals of the competition based on a tape submitted to the UCA in November. They one of 16 teams to compete in the final round.

    The UK Dance Team placed sixth in the 15-team finals of the dance competition.

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    Cheer Results - Division IA
    1. University of Kentucky
    2. University of Tennessee
    3. University of Hawaii
    4. University of Memphis
    5. University of Alabama
    6. Ohio State University
    7. Indiana University
    8. University of Minnesota-Minneapolis
    9. Oregon State University
    10. Central Michigan University
    11. Arizona State University
    12. University of New Mexico
    13. University of Central Florida
    14. Louisiana State University
    15. University of Cincinnati
    16. University of Texas

    Dance Results - Division IA
    1. University of Minnesota-Minneapolis
    2. University of Wisconsin-Madison
    3. University of Memphis
    4. University of Cincinnati
    5. University of Kansas
    6. University of Kentucky
    t7. University of Tennessee
    t7. University of Alabama
    8. University of Louisiana-Lafayette
    9. Florida State University
    10. University of Central Florida
    11. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
    12. Michigan State University
    13. University of Illinois
    14. University of Oklahoma