The SWC cheerleading championships took place at Newtown High on February 7. The host Nighthawks won the competition with a score of 184.4, Joel Barlow was second with 176.6, Brookfield came in third with 160, Bunnell was fourth with 155.5 and New Fairfield placed fifth with 131.
Athletes tumbled, flipped, danced, and cheered during exciting routines on the mat while their peers, opponents, and fans cheered them on.
Below is a picture of the All SWC honorees, as well as photos from the top teams. Please check back for more coverage of all of the SWC cheer squads, including video and photos.