Much went right in 2022-2023 for Cathedral High School cheerleading.
Camaraderie was high, and the Irish found good balance throughout the school year – and good success in competition and school spirit. That was the objective for the program.
That made ’22-’23 a strong season for Irish cheerleading, and a memorable one.
“We had a very successful year, overall,” said Irish Cheerleading Coach Jessica Stoner, in her second season leading the program. “It was great.”
The Irish not only had a strong regul...
The idea was to balance spirit and competition.
That was Jessica Stoner’s objective in her first season as Cathedral High School’s cheerleading coach, and that objective was met to a high degree.
As Stoner saw it, that made 2021-2022 a strong season.
“I feel like it's been very successful,” Stoner said recently. “I've heard good feedback. I hope to continue to hear good feedback and just build off of it. That's my focus.”
Stoner, hired in the summer of 2021 to run a program for which she cheered...
Congratulations to the student athletes who made the cheerleading team for the 2021/22 school year! We are excited to watch them compete and perform this year.
Cathedral High School is excited to announce two alumnae, Jessica Stoner '02 and Aggie Wagoner '02, are returning to the Hill to serve as cheerleading co-coaches.
Jessica Stoner was a Cathedral cheerleader from 1998-2002 and was squad captain her senior year. She's also a former NCA, UCA, Ball State, and Colts cheerleader. She's also coached at Tiffany's Cheer and Dance, Dance "N" Time, and Greenwood Middle School.
Aggie Wagoner has four-plus years of experience as a high school and college cheerleader and five-plus ye...
Head Coach Amber Terron announced the cheerleading teams for the upcoming school year. The teams will cheer at football and basetkball games as well as traveling to competitions around the country.
Congratulations to the student athletes who will be cheering for the Irish!
Cathedral High School is excited to announce Amber Terron is our new varsity head cheerleading coach.
Amber is a former collegiate athlete who has more than six years of experience in coaching and leadership
She is a 2017 graduate of Morehead State University, where she was a member of the 2017 National Championship Cheerleading team. She was a Marshall University cheerleader from 2013 to 2016. In 2015, she was the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) Rookie of the Year, and in 2017, UCA named her the Veteran of the Year.
Cathedral is thrilled to have someone with Amber's enthusiasm, skill, and leadership join our coaching staff.
This was a fond farewell.
That’s how Brenda Kelly will remember her final year coaching Cathedral High School cheerleading, a bittersweet year made easier because of what Kelly believes is a bright future.
Kelly, who coached Cathedral cheerleading for 20 seasons – the past 17 as the program’s head coach – announced her retirement shortly after the 2018-2019 season. She will be succeeded by former Cathedral and Indiana University cheerleader Kristen Zupancic.
“It’s more bitter than sweet right now, but I’...
After 20 years of coaching our spirited and talented cheerleading squads, Coach Brenda Kelly has announced her retirement. Kelly started as a JV Coach at Cathedral in 2000, and has been the head coach of our varsity cheerleaders for the past 17 years. Our cheerleaders have advanced to Nationals the last 15 years, with their best finish being fourth place. Kelly cheered at Franklin College, which is where she met her husband, Joe. Joe Kelly is a 1974 Cathedral graduate, and was Father Pat Kelly’s first cousin. Kelly also has two children who attende...