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09/06/22 – Competitive Cheer Declaration Form Now Open

September 6, 2022 Athletic Department Blog Updates


The declaration form (CC101) for the sport-activity of Competitive Cheer is now open. Each member school shall only submit one form and you must be signed into the KHSAA School Subdomain to submit.

The deadline to complete this form is Saturday, October 1. This is for KHSAA Regional and State Competitions, so please discuss what division(s) your school will be entering as there will be no adjustments to divisions once the entries are posted. Each member school Athletic Director or Head Coach shall only submit one form and must be signed into the KHSAA School subdomain ( to declare. You can find CC101 on the school subdomain under the dropdown menu “Forms and Reports” and under “Cheerleading Forms”.


  • All-Girls Small – minimum of 5, maximum of 15
  • All-Girls Medium – minimum of 16, maximum of 19
  • All-Girls Large – minimum of 20, maximum of 23
  • All-Girls Super-Large – minimum of 24, maximum of 30
  • Co-Ed – minimum of 5, maximum of 30; 1 or more males.
  • Game Day – Minimum of 5, maximum of 30; one division (all-girl/coed all same)
    • **A school may enter no more than a total of two squads (no competitor on both squads) in not more than one division each. 


  • Date for Regions 1-2, 5-6 is November 5
  • Date for Regions 3-4, 7-8 is November 12
    • Sites for regional competitions are still being finalized and will be posted on the KHSAA website when available.
  • State: December 9-10 at George Rogers Clark High School (final schedule TBD after declaration deadline)

Please contact Assistant Commissioner Sarah Bridenbaugh ( should you have any questions.



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The Kentucky High School Athletic Association was organized in 1917 and is the agency designated by the Kentucky Department of Education to manage high school athletics in the Commonwealth. The Association is a voluntary nonprofit 501(c)3 organization made up of 287 member schools both public and non-public. The KHSAA awards 215 state championships to 51 teams and 164 individuals in 13 sports and 6 sport-activities, funds catastrophic insurance coverage for its more than 106,000 rostered member school student-athletes, provides coaching education and sports safety programs for more than 12,000 coaches, and licenses and facilitates the distribution of training material for over 4,000 contest officials.




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