Buchanan competitive cheer advances to regionals
Published 7:42 am Friday, February 26, 2016
The Buchanan competitive cheer team has qualified for Saturday’s Division 3 Regional to be hosted by Rockford High School.
The Bucks finished fourth at the Division 3 District at Allegan last weekend with 657.60 points.
Paw Paw was the district champion with 748.56 points, while Otsego was second and Berrien Springs third.
Dowagiac finished 10th with 618.20 points.
Competing along with Paw Paw, Otsego, Berrien Springs and Buchanan at the regional Saturday will be Tri-County, Alma, Escanaba, Freeland, Portland, Gladstone, Lake Odessa and Comstock Park.
At the Division 2 District hosted by St. Joseph, Edwardsburg was eighth and Niles 14th.
Thornapple-Kellogg was the district champion, while SMAC members Gull Lake, St. Joseph and Mattawan rounded out the top four.
The top four teams at each district advance to the regional round.
Division 3 District
Paw Paw 748.56, Otsego 721.38, Berrien Springs 672.62, Buchanan 657.60, Allegan 654.24, Three Rivers 639.80, Parchment 633.30, Coloma 633.30, Dowagiac 618.20, Jonesville 613.50, South Haven 600.94, Hillsdale 592.20, Hopkins 569.00
Division 2 District
At St. Joseph
Thornapple-Kellogg 730.90, Gull Lake 727.36, St. Joseph 722.64, Mattawan 707.40, Plainwell 704.74, Lakeshore 689.02, Vicksburg 662.32, Edwardsburg 655.42, Hamilton 655.16, Sturgis 649.38, Wayland Union 649.38, Byron Center 608.26, Battle Creek Harper Creek 582.20, Niles 415.00