The Dark Side of Professional Cheerleading

By: Triana Gando The Me Too movement has taken the world by storm. Countless individuals and their allies have come together to spread awareness against sexual abuse. It has affected people in different industries such as entertainment, politics, and sports. One in particular is the cheerleaders and dancers for various professional sports leagues like the […]

Sports Teams Are Still Winning Without Them

By: Triana Gando A sporting event isn’t complete without the help of the team’s cheerleaders on the sidelines. However, with the current state of the world and COVID-19, these performers are put on the back burner. NBA and NHL teams have resorted to playing in the bubble and NFL teams are limiting spectators. Where does […]

The Price to Pay as an NFL Cheerleader

By: Triana Gando No matter what’s on the scoreboard, you can count on these individuals to cheer on their team performing in front of thousands of fans. Often overlooked for their hard work and effort, NFL cheerleaders are more than shaking their pompoms. For many young dancers, going professional cheering for a sports team is […]