On Saturday March 16, 2013 Culpeper Middle School hosted the first annual “Spirit Spectacular” Middle School Cheerleading competition. Participants included Culpeper Middle School, Locust Grove Middle School, William Monroe Middle School and Caroline Middle School. The Caroline Middle School Cheerleading Team received the highest scores, making them the first place winners of the competition. The Caroline Middle School Team was coached by head coach, Kristin Clark, assistant coach, Brandy Glass, and volunteer assistant, Eboni Jones.
The members of the Caroline Middle School Competition Team include: Niah Noel, Ellie Tidman, Donne Mines, Destiny Childs, Shania Lewis, Shaniya Derricott, Meghan Beasley, Raeona Wolfe, Ireland Ballard, Jaylynn Bellefy, Delaney Ketcham, Jamie Hatcher, Madison Gillespie, Sydney Brown, Kayla Noel, Kennedy Coates, Jazmin Smith, Monika Claire Dunning, and Amaya Pratt.
The day was filled with excitement, enthusiastic performances and entertainment. In addition to the cheerleading performances, The Culpeper Blue Angels All Stars and the Culpeper Middle School Adult Exhibition team provided entertainment for the crowd while the judges made their decisions. Second place was awarded to Culpeper Middle School, Locus Grove Middle School received third place, and William Monroe Middle School came in fourth place.