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Current Competitive Cheer Alignment

December 8, 2014


The Kentucky High School Athletic Association shall sponsor postseason competition in competitive cheer, provided that there is sufficient interest of the membership and such is approved by the Board of Control. The Commissioner shall divide the state into geographic sections (Sections) with the approval of the Board of Control.
Until further amended by the Board of Control, Region 1 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 1 and 2. Region 2 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 3 and 4. Region 3 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 5 and 6. Region 4 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 7 and 8. Region 5 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 9 and 10. Region 6 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 11 and 12. Region 7 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 13 and 14. Region 8 shall be composed of the schools aligned in basketball regions 15 and 16.
This alignment shall be effective with the 2018-2019 school year and every four years thereafter. In the interim, newly added or deleted programs will be handled on a case by case basis by the Commissioners office. The schools
As of August 15, 2019, the alignment for cheer is as follows:
REGION 1 – Ballard Memorial, Caldwell County, Calloway County, Carlisle County, Christian County, Crittenden County, Dawson Springs, Fort Campbell, Fulton City, Fulton County, Graves County, Henderson County, Hickman County, Hopkins County Central, Hopkinsville, Livingston Central, Lyon County, Madisonville-North Hopkins, Marshall County, Mayfield, McCracken County, Paducah Tilghman, St. Mary, Trigg County, Union County, University Heights, Webster County
REGION 2 – Allen County-Scottsville, Apollo, Barren County, Bowling Green, Breckinridge County, Butler County, Clinton County, Cloverport, Cumberland County, Daviess County, Edmonson County, Franklin-Simpson, Glasgow, Grayson County, Greenwood, Hancock County, Logan County, McLean County, Meade County, Metcalfe County, Monroe County, Muhlenberg County, Ohio County, Owensboro, Owensboro Catholic, Russell County, Russellville, South Warren, Todd County Central, Trinity (Whitesville), Warren Central, Warren East
REGION 3 – Adair County, Bardstown, Bethlehem, Bullitt Central, Bullitt East, Butler, Caverna, Central Hardin, Doss, Elizabethtown, Fairdale, Fern Creek, Green County, Hart County, Holy Cross (Louisville), Iroquois, Jeffersontown, John Hardin, LaRue County, Marion County, Mercy Academy, Moore, Nelson County, North Bullitt, North Hardin, Pleasure Ridge Park, Southern, Taylor County, Thomas Nelson, Valley, Washington County, Western
REGION 4 – Anderson County, Assumption, Atherton, Ballard, Carroll County, Central, Christian Academy-Louisville, Collins, DuPont Manual, Eastern, Eminence, Gallatin County, Grant County, Henry County, Kentucky School f/t Blind, Male, North Oldham, Oldham County, Owen County, Portland Christian, Presentation, Sacred Heart, Seneca, Shawnee, Shelby County, Simon Kenton, South Oldham, Spencer County, Trimble County, Trinity (Louisville), Waggener, Walton-Verona, Williamstown, Woodford County
REGION 5 – Augusta, Bellevue, Bishop Brossart, Boone County, Bourbon County, Bracken County, Calvary Christian, Campbell County, Conner, Cooper, Dayton, Dixie Heights, George Rogers Clark, Harrison County, Heritage, Highlands, Holmes, Holy Cross (Covington), Mason County, Montgomery County, Newport, Newport Central Catholic, Nicholas County, Notre Dame, Paris, Pendleton County, Robertson County, Ryle, Scott, St. Henry District, St. Patrick
REGION 6 – Berea, Boyle County, Bryan Station, Burgin, Casey County, Danville, Danville Christian, East Jessamine, Frankfort, Franklin County, Frederick Douglass, Garrard County, Great Crossing, Henry Clay, Lafayette, Lexington Catholic, Lexington Christian, Lincoln County, Madison Central, Madison Southern, McCreary Central, Mercer County, Model, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Pulaski County, Rockcastle County, Sayre, Scott County, Somerset, Southwestern, Tates Creek, Wayne County, West Jessamine, Western Hills
REGION 7 – Barbourville, Bell County, Breathitt County, Buckhorn, Clay County, Corbin, Estill County, Harlan, Harlan County, Hazard, Jackson City, Jackson County, Knott County Central, Knox Central, Lee County, Leslie County, Letcher County Central, Lynn Camp, Middlesboro, North Laurel, Owsley County, Perry County Central, Pineville, Powell County, Red Bird Christian, South Laurel, Whitley County, Williamsburg, Wolfe County
REGION 8 – Ashland Blazer, Bath County, Belfry, Betsy Layne, Boyd County, East Carter, East Ridge, Elliott County, Fairview, Fleming County, Floyd Central, Greenup County, Jenkins, Johnson Central, Lawrence County, Lewis County, Magoffin County, Martin County, Menifee County, Morgan County, Paintsville, Phelps, Pike County Central, Pikeville, Prestonsburg, Raceland, Rowan County, Russell, Shelby Valley, West Carter

Not Placed in Alignment – Brown, Community Christian (Paducah), Cordia, Covington Catholic, DeSales, Foundation Christian Academy, Frankfort Christian Placed, but not currently offering team – Calvary Christian, Fort Campbell, Fulton City, Heritage, Notre Dame, Portland Christian, Sayre, St. Mary, Trinity (Louisville), Trinity (Whitesville)


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