Little cheerleaders full of spirit

Allie Janssen, 9, and Brittney Lindner, 10, practice a dance
they learned at YMCA cheer camp Wednesday morning.

Toe touches, jumps and lots of cheering were all the rage at the 18th Street Hastings Family YMCA Wednesday.

"Make sure you have pretty big smiles," said coach Olivia Ballage.

Ballage, a junior at Hastings College, was in charge of leading 35 young girls ranging in grade from kindergarten to eighth grade through two hours of cheer and dance instruction as part of the YMCA Cheer Camp.

To read more, see Thursday's Hastings Tribune or the Tribune e-edition.>>>

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