Wilton cheerleaders place fifth at Nonnewaug Chief Challenge

The Wilton High School varsity cheerleading squad continued its successful season by taking the podium with an impressive fifth-place finish at the Nonnewaug Chief Challenge on Feb. 8 in Woodbury, in an extremely competitive field of 11 teams, including some of the most elite squads in the state. Wilton also took an outstanding first place in the individual partner stunt competition. Seated left to right in the front row are the members of the winning stunt group: Avery Langhoff, Taylor Aquan, Teagan Tait, Nicole Amato and Jamie Perry. The middle row features (left to right) Kendall O’Connor, Bridget Saxe, Meaghan Herlyn, Emily O’Grady, Cristina Salatino and Chloe Kouvaris; and in the back row are Maddie Turner, Alex Keenan, Allison O’Donnell, Marni Quigg, Julia Cresci, Annabelle Wert, Catie Hinshaw and Cristina Caratozzolo.