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Cheerleading Club

By persevering we shall see the fruits.


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Karin Fortwangler - Varsity Interim Head Coach


The Cheerleading Team is a club sport team at Germantown Academy. The Cheerleading squad is a group of athletes who come together to support the school, pump up the fans, and entertain the crowd. They do this through cheering, stunting and dance. The team is the core support system for GA Football in the fall.

Team Goals:
  • To reach out to more teams by cheering at more events, including: swimming, wrestling and girls' basketball.
  • Appealing to a wider group by adding more entertaining elements such as dance, step and more stunting.
  • Increase skill level by incorporating more complex stunting and dance routines.

Practice Schedule

  • Monday, Wednesday - 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. - Small Gym
  • Tuesday, Thursday - 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. - Small Gym
Game Schedule
  • Fall: Football Games (Home and Away)

GA Cheerleading News

Girls Basketball: GA Sinks Buccaneers at Home

Three different Germantown Academy players scored in double figures when the team hosted Caravel Academy on Dec. 12. The Patriots never trailed in the game and eventually came away with a 64-50 victory.

Alumni Spotlight: Riley Yankowich '14 Receives Postseason Honors

Riley Yankowich '14 was recently named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Women's All-East Region Second Team and was also selected to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District III Women's Soccer Team.