We've Got Spirit: The Life and Times of America's Greatest Cheerleading Team

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Berkley Books, Jan 1, 2000 - Sports & Recreation - 368 pages
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They tear ligaments, blacken eyes, and crash headfirst into hard floors. They spend hours at practice, drawing both admiration and ridicule for their efforts. They've won nine national championships, and endured heartbreaking losses. And they do it -- almost always -- with a smile. They are the Greenup County High cheerleading team, known to ESPN viewers as fierce athletic competitors and in northeastern Kentucky as full-fledged celebrities. Now, an award-winning journalist, James McElroy, gives us an insider's look at a squad of unlikely teenage heroines who are taking center court and raising a cheer for themselves.

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We've got spirit: the life and times of America's greatest cheerleading team

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Have you ever considered the amount of hard work and dedication it takes to become a cheerleader? Here is the story of one of America's "greatest" cheerleading teams, the Musketeers of Greenup County ... Read full review

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Chearleader's aren't my thing, but I read this out loud to my family, and we couldn't put it down. The writting is so compelling, in fact I've had this book used as an example of how to write good non-fiction in a college course. You'll never look at pom-poms the same again. Read full review

Contents

Cheer to Win
11
Shes a Cheerleader at Greenup
25
Perfection
39
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