Morgan Berens
Morgan Berens


High School:
Washington High School

Year on Team: 3rd

Major: Kinesiology

High School: Washington High School

Previous Cheer Team/All-Star Gym: WHS comp squad and Champion Legacy

Favorite Stunt: Back handspring full up liberty

Favorite Tumbling Pass: Round off handspring full

Favorite Place on Campus: TCF Bank Stadium

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Both football and basketball

What made you want to cheer at the U of M? It was a big school somewhat close to home with a great cheerleading program

When/where did you first start cheering? Dakota spirit super squads in 3rd grade

What's something that most people don't know about you? I am a bit of a tomboy

What non-cheering accomplishment are you most proud of? I am proud of being a godmother to my cousin's daughter Daysi Josephine

What do you like to do when you're not cheering? Spending time with my family

What are you looking forward to on this team? Watching such a young team grow and learn the great traditions of the University and the Spirit Squad

Do you have any tips for high school cheerleaders who want to continue in college? Keep pushing yourself in the gym and at school. If you really want it, you will get it!


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