HILLSBOROUGH: Dukes cheerleaders are state, conference champs

The Hillsborough Dukes Junior Pee Wee cheer squad won conference and state championship in recent weeks. Posing at the state finals, from left in second row, are Taylor Rastelli, Jessica Tuck, Allison Compell, Amy Applegate, Ashley Shuttner and Kiara Mundt. In first row, from left, are Sarah Roser, Bella Coffey, Mackenzie Brownlie, Juliet Benedetti, Gillian Prince and Sarah Weinstein. The stuffed bears were a gift for good luck from their student coaches, Ashley and Courtney Scrivanich.