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Local Cheerleading and Dance Program wins National Championship!
NY All Stars Teams win the North American Spirit Tournament in Atlantic City
Yonkers, NY – May 7th, 2017 – NY All Stars cheerleading and dance team members attended the North American
Spirit Tournament in Atlantic City, NJ this past weekend. The cheerleading teams each ranked in the top five for
their age divisions, and each of the three dance teams took 1st Place. The Youth Division Stardust Dance Team was
crowned Grand Champions with the highest score of all of the dance divisions. All six teams attended several
regional events and had to qualify for participation in the championship.
New York All Stars serves over 200 students from the Bronx, Yonkers and southern Westchester County. The
program offers many after-school and weekend activities and houses six competitive cheerleading and dance
teams made up of students ages 6-16. The award winning teams include:
• The Mini Astros Cheer Team (ages 6-8) won 4th place and received zero deductions.
• The Youth Supernovas Cheer Team (ages 9-12) won 4th place and received zero deductions.
• The Junior All Star Galaxy Cheer Team (ages 9-14) won 3rd place and received zero deductions.
• The Mini Starlites Dance Team (ages 6-9) won 1st place
• The Junior Eclipse Dance Team (ages 11-14) won 1st place
• The Youth Stardust Dance Team (ages 9-11) won 1st place and Overall Grand Champions
“The NY All Stars Teams brought their ‘A Game’,” says NY All Stars C.E.O., Katy Cocovinis. “The cheer teams
received zero deductions – meaning they had no mess-ups, significant or insignificant, in their routine. They’re
doing extremely difficult tricks set to fast music with one shot to do it perfectly and they did! Over 100 teams
competed at the national championship. To qualify for a bid to the event, teams had to place in the top three at a
About NY All Stars:
NY All Stars is a local community organization offering classes and programs which promote wellness, teamwork
and leadership. NY All Stars specializes in programs that are both performance based and athletic and aims to
promote social, physical and cognitive development. Our competitive teams are comprised of our strongest
leaders, performers and athletes – who receive professional training, mentorship and exclusive opportunities to
travel to tournaments and educational events.
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Preparing tomorrow’s leaders with healthy minds and bodies.
Founded by educator and mom, Katy Cocovinis, New York All Stars offers enriching programs which aim to develop leadership, confidence and social skills. Our diverse offerings will provide your child with the tools for a successful and enriching academic career as well as an appreciation for wellness of the mind and body.
Our programs include: Tumbling and Cheerleading, Performing Arts (Music, Theatre and Dance), STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering Arts and Mathematics), Fitness Conditioning and Early Childhood. Our most dedicated members may audition or by invited to participate on a competitive team, representing New York All Stars in their respective discipline.
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619 McLean Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701