The Blazer Cheer squad had a successful summer, according to Katie Zahner, new coach of the Gardner Edgerton high school cheerleaders.
Zahner said the Blazers freshman and varsity squads attended the NCA camp at Emporia State University and brought back several awards.
The freshmen squad received the Spirit stick award, blue ribbons for both chant and cheer squads, received a bid to nationals, a top team award and champion chant award.
Meanwhile, the varsity squad brought back the spirit stick award, Herkie team award, a bid to nationals, blue ribbons for chant and cheer and Chanel Davis received the All American award.