Varsity drill teams win several awards


Members of the Pattonville High School varsity and junior varsity drill teams won several team and individual awards for their performances at UDA camp.

Both teams earned first place for their home routines, were awarded spirit sticks each night, and were presented Superior trophies for completing their camp routines.

The varsity drill team received the Team Full Out Award for outstanding team performance and the Leadership Award based off of votes from other teams at camp.

Special recognitions go to varsity drill team members Camryn Peebles, India Reed, Katie Ridings and Kamauri Younge for earning All-American honors; Laura Rockwell for being named 1st Runner-Up Drill Down Queen; and Zaria Purvey for receiving the Pin It Forward Award by a UDA staff member.

Members of the varsity drill team are: seniors Camryn Peebles, India Reed, Katie Ridings, Isabelle Tucker and Kamauri Younge; juniors Kaylee Cofer and Laura Rockwell; sophomores Nicole Cobbs, Zaria Purvey and Sabrina Vargas; and freshmen Kaycee Carman and Reilly Edmonds.

Junior varsity drill team: Sophomore Aeriana Woodard and freshmen Hannah Fisbeck, Sophia Knize, Skyler McCaa, Addison Swanson and Taylor Volmert.