Hamilton cheerleaders perform at Citrus Bowl

Three Hamilton High School cheerleaders performed Jan. 1 in the 73rd Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Fla. Laura Steiner, Kaitlyn Slaats and Mackenzie Irene were among more than 800 cheerleaders from across the United States to participate.Citrus-Bowl-2019-wide-477

Cheerleaders invited to perform in the pre-game performance were nominated by summer camp leaders from the National Cheerleaders Association, a part of the Varsity Spirit brand.

The students traveled to Orlando for a week of rehearsals in preparation for the Citrus Bowl pre-game performance. The cheerleaders performed in front of nearly 60,000 fans at this popular college football game, the seventh oldest collegiate bowl in the country.