Carlia Hymes  
Carlia Hymes

Class:
Junior

High School:
Stillwater Area High School


Year on Team: 3rd

Major: Kinesiology

High School: Stillwater Area High School

Previous Cheer Team/All-Star Gym: Planet Spirit

Favorite Stunt: Double full basket toss

Favorite Tumbling Pass: Round off back handspring full through to full

Favorite Place on Campus: Northrop Mall

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football

What made you want to cheer at the U of M? I have grown up watching this team and lived in Minnesota my whole life. When I was 8 years old, Coach Owens told me he wanted me on the team and it has been my only choice since

When/where did you first start cheering? When I was 8 years old for Northern Elite All Stars

What's something that most people don't know about you? I am a jet ski master

What non-cheering accomplishment are you most proud of? I have 2 nieces

What do you like to do when you're not cheering? I like to be outside

What is your favorite memory of this team? Traveling to Michigan State for the football game

What are you looking forward to on this team? Building more skills and performing them at games

Do you have any tips for high school cheerleaders who want to continue in college? Never be complacent with your skills, push harder and set goals that you can actually accomplish and be proud of them