Important Information

2017-18 Coaches Presentation: click here (PDF)
2017-18 NFHS rule changes: click here (PDF)
2017-18 Administrative Procedures updates: click here (PDF)
"New" 2018 Comp. Cheerleading Championships Coaches Information: click here (PDF)
Division Selection Form: click here
Cheer Classifications: All Girl | Non Tumbling | Co-Ed

Important Dates

Deadline for Non-Traditional student to register intent with AD (Week 16) – Oct. 9
First practice date (Week 16) – Oct. 9
Preseason classic competitions (Week 18) – Oct. 23-28
First regular season playing date (Week 19) – Oct. 30
Roster due on Home Campus (Week 19) – Oct. 30
State entry list/AACCA certificate due (Week 29) – Jan. 8

2018 Florida High School Competitive Cheerleading State Championships

Regional Meets


  • Region 1: Oakleaf High School - Friday, Jan. 19, 2018
  • Region 2: Hudson High School - Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018
  • Region 3: Plant City High School - Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018
  • Region 4: Coral Springs High School - Friday, Jan. 26, 2018

Where: Listing of sites | Listing of regions
Regional results: click here
Orders of competition:

Admission: $10 ($6 admission/$4 parking)

Florida High School Competitive Cheerleading State Championships

When: Sunday-Monday, Feb. 4-5, 2018
Where: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
Host: Gainesville Sports Commission
Admission: $12 cash only ($10 Daily Admission + $2 Facility Fee)
Parking: Free -  please be aware locations are different each day

Lodging: List of participating hotels (provided by host organization)

Live Webcasts:

Schedule of Events: 

Competitive Cheerleading Information

Regionals:  One regional competition will be held in each FHSAA Administrative Section.  Each site/date will be posted at once confirmed.  Each team will be required to participate at their regional competition prior to participating in the state semifinal and state final events.
Regional assignments: To view competitive cheerleading regional assignments click the State Series Assignments link above.

For questions regarding NFHS Spirit Rules interpretations please contact: Kellie Doucette at kdoucette [at] fhsaa [dot] org or TBD.

Sport Contacts

Sport Administrator:
Kellie Doucette
Phone: (352) 372-9551 x450
Fax: (352) 244-5046

Media Contact:
Quinten Ershock
Phone: (352) 372-9551 x190
Fax: (352) 333-2191
media [at] fhsaa [dot] org