Gem City Gymnastics & Tumbling, LLC's All-Star Cheer Squad has qualified for and will be competing at Nationals May 12 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Gem City Gymnastics & Tumbling, LLC's All-Star Cheer Squad has qualified for and will be competing at Nationals May 12 in Las Vegas, Nev. The squad, which received its bid to nationals after its first competition of the season, Nov. 19, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa, cheers under the United States All Star Federation (USASF) organization.

Squad try-outs took place in May 2017. The team practices every Saturday morning in addition to tumbling practices during the week.

Members of the 2017-18 squad are coached by Hope Huff and Ashley Schralla. Squad members and their hometowns are: Lanie Privett, 12, Hannibal; Reagan Woolen, 15, Monroe City; Stormie Baker, 16, Quincy, Ill.; John Bohnenblust, 16, Quincy, Ill.; Natalie Bowen, 10, Lewistown; Calissa Cormier, 18, Kahoka; Madelyn Frericks, 16, Quincy, Ill.; Cassidee Garner, 16, Ewing; Randle Guymon, 16, Keokuk, Iowa: Ashley Leonard, 16, Quincy, Ill.; Jazmyn Lewis, 11, Quincy, Ill.; Mia Lewis, 11, LaGrange; Liz Robertson, 16, Quincy, Ill.; Sarah Shumake, 14, Quincy, Ill.; Alysea Sperber, 14, Hamilton, Ill.