Lori Todd has been in the cheer and dance industry most of her life. Most recently, Lori stepped down after nine years as coach of the national champion SMU Pom Squad and SMU Mini Mustangs, a program she started. Lori was also the director of?the national award-winning Hillcrest High School Panthers for seven years.?Having studied ballet for 16 years, Lori joined her high school drill team as a sophomore and was the captain her senior year. Lori then studied journalism at the University of North Texas, where she danced on the dance team and was captain her senior year. Lori spent two years as a Dallas Mavericks Dancer as well. She judges cheer and dance on the local, regional and national level and worked for NCA/NDA for over 10 years. Lori currently is the journalism teacher, yearbook and newspaper adviser at Hillcrest High School in Dallas.
TOP 5 CHEER and DANCE TRYOUT TIPS Do your homework!! Joining a team is a huge commitment, and you want to make sure that you know what you are getting yourself into before you tryout. Does the team compete? When are their practices? How much is the financial commitment? These are all the questions that […]
Cheerleading.com/CCDancewear and the Lone Star Cheerleading Association Announce Partnership Cheerleading.com/CCDancewear is excited to announce a new partnership with the Lone Star Cheerleading Association. Cheerleading.com/CCDancewear has become the official and exclusive uniform partner of the Lone Star Cheerleading Association providing their staff with practice wear and uniforms for all camps and appearances. "We couldn't be more […]
Ready-OK! You have your team members chosen, now you need to make sure they shine on the field, gym floor or competition mat. Cheerleading.com and CC Dancewear make it easy to size your team members! Simply request one of our convenient TEAM FIT KITS or measure your team members yourself and choose sizes based on […]
CC Dancewear kicked off the new year and celebrated 15 years of our catalog at the Texas Dance Educators Association (TDEA) Convention and Exhibit in The Woodlands, Texas, in early January. We were thrilled to get our product in front of so many directors, dance teachers and students at the exhibition. We had a great time […]
Before you get all pink-ed out for your PINK-OUT game, here's a little reminder on why we wear pink and how you can do more!!! Tis the season….it’s PINK-TOBER! This past weekend, we started seeing big burly football players sporting pink sweatbands, gloves and tall socks on the gridiron, cheerleaders cheering on their respective football teams with bright, […]
As the school year approaches, here is just a reminder that you are a ROLE MODEL at all times Football season here we come! It’s the beginning of a new school year. There is a ton of excitement in the air. Uniforms have been ordered, sideline routines have been established, drill team halftimes have been […]
We’ve got spirit, yes we do. We’ve got spirit, how about you? On July 25, over 200 Unified and special needs cheerleaders from across the country will participate in Cheer for LA in conjunction with the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. These cheerleaders, who range in age from 6 to 42, are volunteering […]