Rain Athletics Altoona was crowned National Champions at the Allegheny Nationals All Star Cheerleading Competition held at California University in California, Pa., on April 23. Both teams won first place in the Tiny Prep and Junior Prep divisions. Members of the Tiny Prep cheer team are between 4 and 6 years old (front row, from left): Lily Hallinan, Mariah Esgro, Payton Walter, Annabelle Barner, Bailey Bem, Bailee Becker, Brooklyn Hemminger, Paisley Fornari, Kalia Potts, Kenzie Bem and Calliegh Stever. This team is coached by Hannah Baker, Kera Hewitt and Tiffany Keith. Members of the Junior Prep cheer team are 7 to 14 years old (back row, from left): Mya Giordano, Alyssa Walters, Samantha Watson, Miranda Herdman, Makenna Whitfield, Abby Whitfield, Alexis Williams, Ava Brown, Arianna Laich and Raelee Butler. The Junior Team is coached by Hannah Baker and Makayla Williams. Rain Athletics Altoona is under the direction and ownership of Camie Bickel. For more information on the 2017-18 season, email rainathletics
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