The William Chrisman Beartrackers placed fifth at the State Competition Feb. 25 at Lee’s Summit West.

The William Chrisman Beartrackers placed fifth at the State Competition Feb. 25 at Lee’s Summit West.


The team won the award in Class 4A with their pom routine.


In addition, several girls received academic recognition at the competition. Morgan Hayes, Brittany Hoke, Nicole Riddle and Olivia Utley, all earned an award for having a 3.5 grade point average or higher. Seniors Sarah Vinck and Laura Vinck earned the award as well as a medal for having a 4.0 GPA.