Cheerleaders With Disabilities Enjoy Recognition, Camaraderie

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Source:  Eric Lagatta, The Columbus Dispatch/TNS | November 13, 2018

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Under the Friday night lights of the football stadium at Independence High School, Lauren Flynn rallied her pep squad.

Just minutes into the game against the Marion-Franklin Red Devils, the Independence 76ers had marched into the opposing team’s territory, and the crowd needed a little coaxing to come alive.

“All right, ya’ll, let’s hear an I-H-S!” Flynn shouted at the group of six cheerleaders assembled on the track near the 50-yard line.

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