Pop Warner: Murrieta Valley Wins the National JAMZ Youth Championship Title in Las Vegas

Murrieta Valley Pop Warner Cheer sent four teams to the JAMZ Youth Nationals in Las Vegas Jan. 19 through 21, and all four came back winners. The program’s Pee Wee team, the Warhawks, placed first and brought home a National Championship title in 12U Show cheer, Medium.

This is the second year in a row that coach Kati Spry has led her team to victory at this competition. Assistant coach Eileen Anolin, tumbling coach Trevor Andrews and team representative Coreen Cromie were also key to the Warhawks success.

The team consists of:

Paige Andrews                  Gracie Anolin

Chloe Clayton                    Taylor Cromie

Kayli Echeverria               Leia Fonseca

Katelyn Hankins              Haley McQueen

Marlee Miller                     Kaylin Ordonez

Kiana Ordonez                  Chloe Patterson

Arianna Rodriguez          Bella Reyes

Valerie Rios                        Bella Sanchezsoto

Nyiomi Smoke                  Makayla Spry

Aubrie Vazquez                Veronica Velasquez

Kayla Welch                       Judy Young

JAMZ Nationals is an annual invitation-only event. This year’s competition featured over 260 teams who earned the right to compete at various competitions throughout the western states. MVPW’s Seahawks and Thunderhawks both placed fourth in their divisions, and the Ballhawks took fifth.

Sign ups for the 2018 season start March 1. For more information about joining this award winning cheer program, please email CJ Andrews, VP of Cheer at mvpwhawkscheer@gmail.com.