Loud And Proud
March 9, 2022
During the first quarter of the Pecatonica Sectional Championship, the Sterling Newman Cheerleaders began to get their crowd up doing a cheer. No sooner did they begin, then they were completely drowned out by the entire Scales Mound side in green screaming, "We Are ... S.M.!"
"Ok, they might have a good cheering section," the students from Polo said to each other behind me, "But Scales Mound is for real – they are loud!"
The running joke is that when the Hornets are in the state tournament – in any sport – the last person out of town locks the gate. But the mass of humanity wearing...