Carterville cheer advances to state finals

Ashley Jackson flips during the preliminary round of the IHSA Cheer State Final Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. The team placed sixth out of 25 teams with a score of 84.33. Coach Linda Drust said that the team achieved their goal of making top 10. “Right now it’s just fixing the little things because all the hard stuff is already done,” Drust said. Photo by Isabel Miller