The AMA recommends cheerleading at the high school and college levels be regulated as a sport to decrease the chance of injury during performances. (Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

AMA: Cheerleading Should Be Considered A Sport

Doctors say cheerleaders perform potentially dangerous feats of acrobatics and should be subject to more safety measures and training.


File photo of cheerleaders in a competition. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Former Cheerleading Coach Sentenced For Molesting Several Girls

A former cheerleading coach in the Dallas area has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for molesting several girls he met at private gymnasiums.


Cheerleaders at Wharton High School were benched after putting condoms in goodie bags for the football players before Homecoming. (Getty Images)

Wharton High School Cheerleaders Benched After Putting Condoms In Spirit Bags

Cheerleaders at Wharton High School in Texas were benched after giving football players goodie bags containing condoms.