Cheer: Jr. Pee Wee team headed to Nationals

The Milford Eagles Pop Warner cheerleading program will, for the second time since 2009, be sending all three of its Competitive teams to the National Championships in Walt Disney World (Fla.).

The National Championships are held from Dec. 3-10 in Walt Disney World. Competitions take place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

The Jr. Pee Wee team, coached by Leigh Torres, won the Southern CT championship, took home second in the state championships, and then beat out seven teams to capture the New England Regional title and earn its spot in the National Championships.