2012-13 Cheerleading News

February 22, 2013
King Cheer finishes 5th in Nation at Cheersport Nationals
This past weekend King Cheer hit the road to Nationals at Cheersport held in Atlanta, GA. The Lady Tornado competed two days in the College Level 4 division against Widener University, University of North Carolina, University of Georgia, Brenau University, Polk State College, Savannah State University, and East TN State University.

February 13, 2013
King Cheer to Compete at Cheersport Nationals This Weekend
After months of preparation, Coach Amber King and the KU cheer team will compete at the 2013 Cheersport Nationals in Atlanta, Ga. this weekend.

September 6, 2012
Twister Mascot Tryouts Set for September 13
All King students interested in being King’s mascot, Twister the Lion, are encouraged to complete the application process and try out on Sept. 13.

September 5, 2012
King and Lees-McRae to Begin Battle for Blue Ridge Cup
Beginning in the 2012-13 athletic season King and Lees-McRae College will deepen their rivalry with an annual competition for the Blue Ridge Cup.

August 17, 2012
Cheer Hosts Oregon Acro Squad to Kick Off Camp
To help kick off the 2012-13 season, Cheer Head Coach Amber King welcomed the Oregon Acrobatics & Tumbling staff to join the team for their opening camp.

August 17, 2012
Tornado Watch! - Episode 6 - King Cheer Season Begins
First-year Head Coach Amber King walks us through her team's exciting start to cheer season after welcoming the Oregon Acro & Tumbling staff to team camp!

August 3, 2012
King Cheerleading to Host Team Stunt Clinic
First-year head coach Amber King will host a team stunt clinic for area teams at Kline Gymnasium on October 6.

July 26, 2012
Committed to Success - King helps athletes excel both on and off the field
Read the KTN's recent front page article highlighting the triumphs of King College student-athletes. (Credit: Pat Kenney, Kingsport Times-News)