Commerce’s Cheer Tigers are back on top with their sixth state championship and first since 2005.
Saturday in Columbus, the Cheer Tigers faced off against 15 other Class A schools. Commerce defeated the defending state champions, Trion, by 26 points, scoring 242 points to best Bremen (221), Brookstone (220) and Trion (216).
This is the Cheer Tigers’ sixth state title since the competitive cheerleading program began in 1999. The Tigers were also state runners-up five times and have one third-place finish at the state level.