Sparklers Recognized by Congresswoman Johnson

Sparklers - Eddie Bernice Johnson 2DUNCANVILLE, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson recognized The Duncanville Sparklers at her community involvement event Saturday, September 12. The Dallas congresswoman congratulated the inclusive cheerleaders on their accomplishments including their performances this summer at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles.
“The people of North Texas were cheering for them and are very proud of each of the team members,” Johnson said.
The Sparklers performed their routine “Fly” for the crowd and accepted a certificate of appreciation for their commitment to cheerleading excellence and community spirit.
In August The Sparklers were the only public school inclusive cheer team to be selected from the state of Texas. At the games, the Sparklers performed with 17 other teams from 17 states to make up the ‘Cheer for LA 2015’ squad.