For the 5th straight year the Tug Valley High School cheerleaders won the regional championship. The squad, coached by Tara Ellis, has been state champions in 2009, 2011 and 2012. They were state runner-up in 2010. They will be going for a three-peat in December. This squad got the second highest score in the state out of all three classifications at the recent regional tournamen. The state tournament event will be Friday, December 13th at the Charleston Civic Center.