On Saturday, Benedictine hosted the annual Heart of America Athletic Conference Spirit Squad Championships as the Raven Dance team and Raven Cheer squad competed against the nine Heart schools who participate in competitive dance and cheer.
The Cheer Squad scored a 188. to take second place in the all-girl competition and as a group, the Spirit Squad finished in fourth place with an overall score of 443.
Benedictine competed in three of the five competition categories as the Dance Team competed in the large dance and small dance competitions while the Cheer Squad competed in the all-girl competition.
The Dance Team took top honors in the small dance competition and took second place in the large dance competition.
Saturday marked the second time in the past seven years that Benedictine has played host to the annual Heart Spirit Squad Championships.