Dana Saad, a graduate of Trumbull High School’s Class of 2012, is a member of the North Carolina State University Small Coed cheerleading team.

Saad cheered for Trumbull Pop Warner from 2001-2006 and CT Spirit Allstars (Hamden) for eight years.

She earned a spot on NC State’s team this season, and and was one of nine cheerleaders who earned All American honors this past summer at N.C. State’s camp.

Currently NC State is in the middle of its football season and nearing the start of the men’s and women’s basketball seasons.

Both, Small Coed and Large Coed cheerleading teams for NC State will compete in Daytona, Fla. at the College Nationals Cheer and Dance Championship in April.