SRYA Competitive Cheer has a great season!

The South River Youth Athletics (SRYA) competition cheer squads have worked their way through an incredible season. In only their 3rd year as an organization, SRYA cheer has achieved State and National recognition.

The Seahawk ladies walked out with that Seahawk pride and quite a few notable accomplishments this season including PROGRAM OF THE YEAR at Virginia Beach Nationals and the award for BEST SPORTSMANSHIP voted on by other team’s coaches.


10U Supreme Competition squad (pee-wee rec level 2)Squad members: Jessica Garbarczyk, Suzanne Falter, Megan Falter, Elizabeth Dean, Abbie Cox, Katie Mathis, Mikaela Ellis, Chloe Warble, Kathyrn Goldbeck, Ellen Calles, Stephanie Boylard, and Summerlyn Scible.

Season Highlights:
3 - 1st place finishes
1 - 2nd place finish
2 - 3rd place finishes
1 - 4th lace finish

10u coaches: Beverly Goldbeck and Leah Warble with team helpers Katarina Tarabella, Katie McMorrow, and Carlie Garofolo.

12U Elite Competition Squad (youth rec level 2)
Squad members: Tori Cole, Carmel Katz, Christina Peake, Mari-Saige Baker, Viviane Steiner, Mackenzie Rameriz, Lucy Galvin, Mary O’Neill, Meagan Brookman, Alexis Garbarczyk, Megan Anger, Harley Snead, Brianna Marshall, Ashley Davis, Gabbi Bartee, Katelyn Spence.

Season Highlights:
5 - 1st place finishes
2 - 2nd place finishes
Level 2 Grand Champion!

12u coaches: Tina Melichar and Karen Storms with team helpers Katie Dupree and Kelsey Storms.


14U Extreme Competition Squad (junior rec level 3)Squad members: Kayla Tardy, Courtney Carstens, Nicole Carstens, Katerina Garbarczyk, Molly Melichar, Emma Storms, Kayla Creek, Logan Lesnewski, Lexi Ruth, Amya Ritter, Erika Hall, Megan Curtner, Makayla Stafford, Breanna Sears, Morgan Clementson, Abby Youman, and Gia Giglio.

Season Highlights:
3 - 1st place finishes
1 - 2nd place finish
2 - 3rd place finishes

14u coaches: Brittany Garlington and Nicole Abate.


Seniors Select Competition Squad (senior rec level 4)Squad members: Katie McMorrow, Amber Eppinger, Grace Malloy, Hayley Taylor, Kristina Edwards, Carlie Garofolo, Autumn Jones, Alex Mynaugh, Hailey Melichar, Brianna Whittaker, Nikki Ellis, Alexis Kolinsky, Katarina Tarabella, and Liza Wong.

Season Highlights:
2 - 1st place finishes
4 - 2nd place finishes
1 - 3rd place finish
Level 4 Grand Champion!
The WOW Award!

Seniors Select coaches: Beverly Goldbeck and Madi Webb.

Seahawks Storm - Group Stunt Squad (level 4)
Squad members: Hayley Taylor, Carlie Garofolo, Nikki Ellis, Katarina Tarabella, and Katie McMorrow.

Group Stunt competed at 1 competition this season, during Nationals in Virginia Beach and went home with
1st place! They are coached by Sean Storms.


Congratulations to all of the squads on an amazing season!

Registration will open on June 17, 2013 for the upcoming Sideline and Competitive cheer season. For more information, please go to www.srya.org and click on the cheerleading link.

If you are interested in becoming a SRYA coach for sideline and/or competitive cheer, please contact Sean Storms at cheerleading@srya.org.

megan anger June 11, 2013 at 12:55 AM
I'm proud to be apart of the organization we did an awesome job this season Love you guys


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