South Forsyth cheerleader earns all-state spot



COLUMBUS, Ga. — South Forsyth High School cheerleader Cassie Koes was selected to the Georgia Cheerleading Coaches Association all-state squad.

The squad is comprised of the top 16 student-athlete cheerleaders in the state.

The selection process began with more than 200 applicants.

To compete for a spot on the all-state team, the top 40 applicants participated in an interview and performed individually for a panel of judges at Columbus State University on Aug. 9.

The top Cheerleader of the Year will be named at the GHSA State Cheerleading Championship in Columbus on Nov. 15.