DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Newberry finished sixth in the Intermediate Coed division of the NCA Collegiate Championship in Daytona Beach.
Newberry scored a 93.00 in the final round of competition, over a full point better than the previous day’s preliminary round score. The Wolves did not suffer any deductions on their way to the finish.
Newberry finished nearly half a point ahead of Akron and over two points up on Iowa State. Arkansas-Fort Smith scored a 95.70 to win the championship after also posting the highest score in the preliminary round, edging Michigan and Georgia Southern. In all, six of the teams competing in the Intermediate Coed division represented NCAA Division I institutions.
The NCA Collegiate Championships finish off a competition season that saw the cheerleaders win a national title in the Co-Ed Collegiate Division at Cheer Ltd. Nationals at CANAM three weeks ago.