CAMBRIDGE — Congratulations goes out to the Dorchester Viking Cheerleaders who competed Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Wicomico Civic Center in Salisbury. Three teams from Dorchester competed in the 2019 Bayside Cheer Competition against other squads within the Bayside Conference, competing in three levels of cheer, Division 8, Division 12 and Division 14.

Champions in the 8U division, the squad is coached by Chanere Christian, Ellena Walker, DeNiya Jones and Ke’Myra Jones. Placing first they will now advance to regional championships at Cure Insurance Arena on Saturday, Nov. 16 in Trenton NJ.

Champions in the 12U Division, this squad is coached by Ellie Marshall, Jaleesa Young, Shannon Proffitt and Sha’Nyrah Purnell. The 12U squad also placed first and will also advance to the regional championships on Nov. 16.

Also competing in the Bayside Competition was Dorchester’s 14 Division coached by Shannon Proffitt, Jaleesa Young and Ellie Marshall.

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