Cheerleading Should Not Be A Sport
Paola and Jolisa
Cheerleading: Not A Sport
Even though cheerleaders are thrown up to 20 ft. into the air, people still say that cheerleading is not a sport. According to ESPN, "Sports teams exist to compete, not to perform and entertain or support another group that competes." Just like ESPN, Daily Republican license says that since only 15% of the cheerleaders in the United States compete, it should not be considered a sport.So cheerleading is not a sport.
Judge says cheerleading is not a sport
- Quinnipiac University said that they were going to remove girl's volleyball because of budgetary reasons and they would change it to Cheerleading because it was a "sport."
- Coaches and volleyball players sued them after that and went to court
- But Federal US judge, Stefan Underhill said to "Cancel the cheerleading opinion and to return to volleyball because Cheerleading is not a real sport."