Cheerleaders successful in west coast trip

Northern Kentucky University cheerleaders traveled to Anaheim, Calif., to compete in the United Spirit Association, Collegiate Nationals March 29-30 and will return from the west coast with a pair of awards for their efforts.

The Norse, competed in the small co-ed division of the show cheer category and received second place honors. Meanwhile, Jordan Caudill and Katie Byers claimed first place in the partner stunts category of the competition.