Our coaches and advisors are background checked through the National Center for Safety Initiatives in partnership with the National Council of Youth Sports in accordance with Tri-County Youth Football. Our SWYC coaches and advisors are YCADA certified and maintain up to date knowledge of proper safety procedures and strategies that pertain to this sport. Our program divides cheerleaders into four separate teams based on age requirements and grade level.

Coaching Staff

Pee Wees: Coach Samantha DuPree, Dance Teacher at Studio on the Hill
Pee Wees Parent Advisor: Emily Baker
Juniors: Coach Helena O’Connell, Sophmore at Sierra High
Juniors Parent Advisor: Arlene Tyndall
Seniors: Coach Meredith Baker, Senior at Sierra High
Seniors Cheer Advisor: Leslie Baker

Sierra Elite Competition Team

Coordinator & Director: Lauren O’Connell
Coach: Abigail Milsap, Former MCRF & SHS Cheerleader
Choreographer: Samantha DuPree

Coaches are selected by the SWYC Program Coordinator:

Lauren O’Connell, MCRF Vice President & Cheer Coordinator