Hornets headed to Vegas

Seventh and eighth graders from Toddy Thomas Middle School's cheer team, the Humboldt Hornets, went to San Francisco on Dec. 7 and took home first place in hip-hop, first in show cheer performance, and also received "grand champs" -- the highest score from all levels. The team will compete in February at the nationals in Las Vegas. Top row: Emma Gans, Paige Richardson, Abby Houseworth, Maycee Caudill, Hannah Driscoll, Issa Vonglakhone, Charleese Nelson. Bottom row: Maddi Eldridge, Taylor Senestraro, Kaley McKenny, Haley Benbow, Kenzi Hayes, Jessi Shinn, Soledad Torres. Coached by Angi Caudill and Jayme Totten

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