Cheer Team Wins Grand Champion at 'Cheer for a Cure' Competition

The Genesee Community College Cougar Cheer Team and Cougarette Dance Team have returned from a very successful first time showing at the annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's (JDRF) Cheer for a Cure cheerleading and dance competition. On Sunday, February 28, cheer and dance teams throughout Western, New York met at the University of Buffalo's Alumni Arena to compete and raise funds for the JDRF's annual fundraiser. The GCC Cheer Team placed first in the College Co-Ed Limited Division and won Grand Champion in the College Division. The Cougarette Dance Team also took home first place in the Hip Hop Open Division.