2016-2017 Squad Highlights
Senior Cheerleading Captain Devin Jimerson was selected as the PTHS Student of the Month for January 2017.
The Student of the Month is nominated by teachers and selected by the principal based on:
Please join us in congratulating one of our 2016-2017 senior captains. Te'ya Jordan made the Cheerleading Team at Sam Houston State University for the 2017-2018 season. Congratulations Te'ya! PTHS is proud of you!"
The PTHS Cheerleaders attended NCA Cheer Camp at the Gaylord Texan on June 18-21. They received two Excellent and two Superior awards for performances at camp. The PTHS Cheerleading team earned a bid to compete for the National Cheerleading Association Championship in January. Twenty out of the twenty-six PTHS cheerleaders were nominated for All-American NCA team in the categories of Leadership, Dance, Motions, Jumps, Stunts and Tumbling. Devin Jimerson, Te'ya Jordan, and Jade Peoples earned All-American awards. Our mascot, David Ritch, also earned an All-American award. Varsity captains Devin Jimerson & Te'ya Jordan received apps to apply for NCA Staff on the recommendation of the the NCA staff which is an amazing honor.
The PTHS Cheerleaders, Mascot, and selected BUCS attended the 2nd Annual UIL Spirit State Championship Competition on January 10 & 11, 2017 in Fort Worth, TX. Students competed in the categories of Band Dance, Crowd Leading, and Fight Song. They placed 30th overall out of 118 teams in 5A which is an amazing accomplishment for their very first year attending this competition. They are looking forward to competing again next year!