The Kentucky Wildcats cheerleading squad has won the 2016 National Championship.
The Cats were victorious at the UCA College National Cheerleading Championships at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida this weekend.
Congratulations to your 2016 D IA Coed National Champions, @KentuckyCheer! #UCAnationals pic.twitter.com/DK6jJV5I0t— UCA (@UCAupdates) January 18, 2016
For the 21st time, THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP IS COMING HOME TO KENTUCKY!— Kentucky Cheer (@KentuckyCheer) January 18, 2016
Woooooow!!! Jomo and his team are incredible. Congratulations. The gold standard. #WeAreUK https://t.co/1ntQ82U9sU— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) January 18, 2016
Here's how the event finished with four SEC teams in the final top five:
1 University of Kentucky
3 University of Alabama
4 University of Mississippi
5 Mississippi State University
6 University of Cincinnati
7 The Ohio State University
8 Western Kentucky University
9 University of Tennessee
10 Louisiana State University
11 Rutgers University
12 Washington State University
13 University of Minnesota
Congratulations to the cheerleaders for all their hard work paying off as they claimed the school's 21st national title.