Howdie Jakayla Walker!

Jakayla is a freshman here at the ranch. She is a cheerleader for school and also enjoys competitive cheerleading at Stars Vipers.


Jakayla Walker

Walker won the NCA cheer competition with her team at ESPN Wide of Sports.

By Eryn Rainer, Webmaster

The Wrangler: How long have you been competitive cheering?  

Walker: I’ve been cheering for five years. 

The Wrangler: What is your favorite thing about cheering and why?  

Walker: My favorite thing is the friends I make because they make cheer more enjoyable. 

The Wrangler: What is the hardest thing about cheerleading?  

Walker: The hardest thing is having the passion and stamina to keep going. 

The Wrangler: What is your favorite competitive cheer team  

Walker: Stingray Allstar Orange or Top Gun All-Stars. 

The Wrangler: Who or what has inspired you to cheer?  

Walker: Before I did competitive cheer I did sideline cheer. My coaches encouraged me to give it a try. 

The Wrangler: How long do you practice? 

Walker: I practice four to six hours a week. 

The Wrangler: What other sport or hobby would you do? 

Walker: I would want to play volleyball. 

The Wrangler: What do you plan to do in the future? 

Walker: My plan is to cheer in college. 

The Wrangler: What was your favorite moment from cheerleading?  

Walker: Winning NCA with the flu. 

The Wrangler: What would you say to someone trying competitive cheer for the first time? 

Walker: It can be stressful at times but also very fun.