Manual RedEye

Cheerleading season comes to an end


April 5, 2012

As the 2011-2012 cheerleading season comes to an end, many of the cheerleaders are relieved to have a break.  "A break is very much needed. It was starting to become overwhelming with practices, games and competitions back and fo...

Cheerleading team comes in fourth place at L.I.T


February 14, 2012

On Saturday, Jan. 21, the duPont Manual cheerleading team competed in the Louisville Invitational Tournament, coming in fourth place in medium varsity. "I was happy with their performance," Coach Valarie Tackett said. "They had t...

Cheerleaders prepare for L.I.T. on Jan. 21


January 4, 2012

On Jan. 21, the duPont Manual High school cheerleaders compete in the L.I.T., a competition for all the cheerleading teams in JCPS. The team has been practicing at All About Kids three days a week in preparation.Members of the team ex...

Because of the First Amendment


December 15, 2011

A poem by Amber Pritchett Because of the First Amendment, I am a very opinionated person. Because of the First Amendment, I can give my all as a journalist. Because of the First Amendment, my character is up for judgment and not my re...

Cheerleaders participate in the Breast Cancer Race for the Cure


November 1, 2011

On October 22, the duPont Manual cheerleading team was part of the opening ceremony at the Susan G. Komen Walk, an event meant to raise money for breast cancer research. The cheerleaders held the American flag at the opening...

Cheerleading team makes changes for the new season


October 5, 2011

The Manual cheerleading team of 2011-2012 made many changes for the new season, including changing some cheers and dances to fit the songs played by the band. “This year I would like to take a different approach as the n...