Ramstein Royals win DODDS-Europe cheerleading championship

Photos by Senior Airman Damon Kasberg
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

More than 15 teams from throughout Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe fill the Wiesbaden Fitness Center to watch and compete in the 2014  Cheer Competition Feb. 22  in Wiesbaden. Each team performed a 2 1/2-minute routine to determine the best squad in division I, II and III.
More than 15 teams from throughout Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe fill the Wiesbaden Fitness Center to watch and compete in the 2014 Cheer Competition Feb. 22 in Wiesbaden. Each team performed a 2 1/2-minute routine to determine the best squad in division I, II and III.

 

Members of the Kaiserslautern Raiders cheer squad perform their routine during the championship Feb. 22. The Raiders received the spirit award for Division I.
Members of the Kaiserslautern Raiders cheer squad perform their routine during the championship Feb. 22. The Raiders received the spirit award for Division I.

 

Members of the Ramstein Royals cheer squad celebrate after winning first place in the Division I 2014 Cheer Competition. The Royals have earned first place two years in a row.
Members of the Ramstein Royals cheer squad celebrate after winning first place in the Division I 2014 Cheer Competition. The Royals have earned first place two years in a row.

 

Fans root for the Ramstein Royals cheer squad during the cheerleading championship. Teams were graded on everything from tumbling to building.
Fans root for the Ramstein Royals cheer squad during the cheerleading championship. Teams were graded on everything from tumbling to building.

 

Members of the Ramstein Royals cheer squad finish their routine Feb. 22. The Royals won first place for Division I in the 2014 Cheer Competition.
Members of the Ramstein Royals cheer squad finish their routine Feb. 22. The Royals won first place for Division I in the 2014 Cheer Competition.