St. Joseph captures Class M cheer title

The St. Joseph High cheerleading team,won the Class M state title at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven on March 8. It was St. Joseph’s first-ever state cheerleading title. The team consists of: senior captains Alexa Besescheck, Marlow Carralero, Sara Martino, Sophia Ronga; juniors Jenna Dolbier, Hayley Mancini, Gabby Simpson, Marissa Trafecante, Jackie Videirab Cailin Vizzo; sophomores Cassandra Aungst, Natalie Candler, Meghen Foss, Jenna Giampaolo, Tierney Hall, Allison McKenna, Carly Michalka, Phoebe Russell, Savannah Wade; freshmen Isabel Andrzejewski, Julia Bacarella, Emily Dalling, Katelyn O’Dea and Mikaela Trafecante. The head coaches are Jessica Young and Chrissy Manion, assisted by Sean Powers.