THE CHEER TEAM PLACED 2ND IN THE NATIONAL CHEERLEADERS ASSOCIATION COLLEGE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AT DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA IN APRIL!!
Montclair State University (MSU) Cheerleaders competed at the 2014 NCA & NDA Collegiate Championship on April 9and 10, 2014, at Daytona Beach, Florida.
Jayne Shalkowski and Staci Shalkowski (former cheerleader of MSU) are the coaches. The team members were:: Senior Captain Daniella Coffaro, Juniors: Alyssa Brousseau and Rayana Holmes; Sophomores: Christine Frederick, Taylor Henkelman, Courtney Holder, Andrea Juliano,
Jordyn Mueller, Jennifer Simler, Freshmen: Bridget Bayer, Annalucia Bertino, Hannah Garibaldi,
Dana Kaminsky, Honesty Mendez, Kelly McGuirl and Janina Rizzo.
Montclair placed second out of eight teams in finals and was so close in receiving 1st Place- only .18 points away. Their technical skills, showmanship and game day abilities were the best this year and one we all should be very proud of.
There were over 7,000 student athletes and coaches from 35 states with seventeen (17) Cheer Divisions consisting of All-Girl or Coed teams and eleven (11) Dance Divisions.