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SDCCA All-State Athletic Award

SDCCA All-State Athletic Award



Eligibility for a COACH to nominate a cheerleader for an All-State Award 

  1. You MUST be a member of the South Dakota Cheer Coaches Association and the South Dakota High School Coaches Association to nominate and vote for cheerleaders in your class.   
  2. All-State Award Registration MUST be filled out in full with a video and emailed by deadline of October 10th at 5pm Central.  ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS.  

Eligibility for an ATHLETE to be nominated for an All-State Award  

  • Has been a great leader. 
  • Strives for great technique. 
  • Has selfless dedication. 
  • Cooperates with all team members. 
  • Accepts constructive criticism. 
  • Displays enthusiasm, energy and spirit throughout the competitions. 
  • Works to hold academics high and upholds high personal standards in and out of school. 
  • Most valuable in several areas of cheer: ie. Tumble, stunt, jumps dance. 


  1. Nominating coach will fill out the submission form with up to three athletes. 
  2. Nominating coach will submit a video (up to one (1) minute maximum) of each nominated athlete. 
  3. Coaches will have the opportunity to review information online and vote before the state competition. 
  4. Ties will be broken by a separate vote, to include only those nominees tied for that position.