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Team Video Gallery

Enjoy these Spirit Program performance videos from games, special events, and nationals.

If you have any videos that you'd like to share, please contact us and we'll make arrangements to put them on display. If they're on VHS or DVD, we can digitize them and return them and a digitized version to you.

1993 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championships (UCA/UDA)

The first time the Rutgers Cheerleaders competed nationally. 11th Place
TEAM: Colleen Adams (DiDomenico), Christopher Albano, Jason Caldarera, Jeff Cowell, Tina DeVico (Price), Julie DiMarcantonio (Shorten), Frank Gatlin, Anthony Hein, Scott Laurence, Carlos Nunez, Dave Smith, Carolyn Stoltman (Millington), Susan Vietoris (Reale), and Jodi Yablonicky (Kinney). 1993 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship, held at SeaWorld in San Diego, CA, April 1993. The team placed 11th out of 21 teams (the first northeastern team to not place last).

The first time the Rutgers Dance Team competed nationally.
Karen Beichner (Parker) '93, Diana Burdzy (Ramos) '95, Tami Byrd '94, Helene Crist '94, Natacha Delinois (Andrews) '95, Gina Grazio (Downey) '94, Jennifer Hamburg (Roach) '93, Sherri Huff (DiStefano) '93, Karyn Lewis '94, Kelly McGilvery '93, Sharon Rubin (Apple) '95, Jessica Shade (Pervall) '94, and Christine Zoffinger '94. 1993 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship, held at SeaWorld in San Diego, CA, April 1993. Rutgers was the first dance team ever represented from the Northeast.

1994 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championships (UCA/UDA)

Cheerleaders' video entry submission for the 1994 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship.

Dance Team video entry submission for the 1994 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship.

Dress rehearsal for the 1994 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championship.

TEAM: Nick Appice, Avis Clarke (Leverett) '98, Jeff Cowell '95, Tina DeVico (Price) '95, Julie DiMarcantonio (Shorten) '96, Scott Gerbman, '91, Dom Gullia, Craig Lollin '96, Yvonne McMullen (Jackson) '94, Dave Smith '94, and Susan Vietoris (Reale) '96.

TEAM: Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Diana Burdzy (Ramos) '95, Gina Grazio (Downey) '94, Melissa Lenkey (Algieri) '95, Christine Lewis '97, Karyn Lewis '97, Kelly McGilvery '93, Erika Messersmith (Crowley) '93, Erin Pojanowski (Groel) '95, Sharon Rubin (Apple) '95, and Christine Zoffinger '94.

1995 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UCA/UDA)

Entry video. TEAM: Jeff Cowell '95, Juliane DiMarcantonio (Shorten) '97, Toni DiPietropolo, Rick Haelig, Craig Lollin, Susan Vietoris (Reale) '96

Entry Video. TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Melissa Lenkey (Algieri) '96, Christine Lewis '97, Liz Piccoli '98, Erin Pojanowski (Groel) '96, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98, Sharon Rubin (Apple) '95

Dress Rehearsal. TEAM: Avis Clarke (Leverett) '99, Jeff Cowell '95, Tina DeVico (Price) '95, Juliane DiMarcantonio (Shorten) '97, Toni DiPietropolo, Mike Flynn '95, Dominick Gullia, Rick Haelig '95, Chris Mizzo '96, Kelly Perkins (Libro) '98, Dave Smith '94, Andy Sohl, and Susan Vietoris (Reale) '96.

Dress Rehearsal. TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Melissa Lenkey (Algieri) '96, Christine Lewis '97, Liz Piccoli '98, Erin Pojanowski (Groel) '96, Dana Razzano, Kerry Ross (Manfredi) '96, Sharon Rubin (Apple) '95, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98, and Robin Schear (Gill) '97.

1996 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UCA/UDA)

Entry Video. TEAM: Jeff Cowell '95, Dominick Gullia, Rick Haelig '95, Kimberly Jordan (Cardinoza) '97, Dawn Kanaan (Hans) '96, Karen May (Cowell) '97, Stephen Mroz '98, Kelly Perkins (Libro) '98, Amy Rubenstein (Sova) '99, Dave Smith '94, Andy Sohl, and Susan Vietoris (Reale) '96

Entry Video. TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Melissa Lenkey (Algieri) '96, Christine Lewis '97, Jessica Macarone '96, Emily O'Connell (Yablonski) '98, Taryn O'Connell (Wennersten) '99, Liz Piccoli '98, Erin Pojanowski (Groel) '96, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98

TEAM: Jeff Cowell '95, Dominick Gullia, Rick Haelig '95, Kimberly Jordan (Cardinoza) '97, Dawn Kanaan (Hans) '96, Karen May (Cowell) '97, Stephen Mroz '98, Kelly Perkins (Libro) '98, Amy Rubenstein (Sova) '99, Dave Smith '94, Andy Sohl, and Susan Vietoris (Reale) '96.

TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Melissa Lenkey (Algieri) '96, Christine Lewis '97, Jessica Macarone '96, Emily O'Connell (Yablonski) '98, Taryn O'Connell (Wennersten) '99, Liz Piccoli '98, Erin Pojanowski (Groel) '96, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98

1997 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UCA/UDA)

Dress Rehearsal. TEAM: Amber Cardone (Nizza) '98, Holly Chai (Milewski) '99, Todd Decker '01, Dave Garrigan '00, Dominick Gullia, Peter Hekler '00, Bruce Hornik '99, Tara Lotito, Karen May (Cowell) '97, Stephen Mroz '98, Richie Palmadesso '99, and Amy Rubenstein (Sova) '99.

TEAM: Amber Cardone (Nizza) '98, Holly Chai (Milewski) '99, Todd Decker '01, Dave Garrigan '00, Dominick Gullia, Peter Hekler '00, Bruce Hornik '99, Tara Lotito, Karen May (Cowell) '97, Stephen Mroz '98, Richie Palmadesso '99, and Amy Rubenstein (Sova) '99.

FIRST RUNNER-UP — TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Alyson Browne (Higgins) '97, Kimberly Conlon (Marciniak) '00, Diana Dieppa (Lemoli) '99, Lindsey Lento (Olson) '99, Jessica Macarone '97, Janet Merlo (Cuccaro) '98, Emily O'Connell (Yablonski) '98, Taryn O'Connell (Wennersten) '99, Liz Piccoli '98, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98, and Kelly Stensland (Cirone) '00

1998 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

NATIONAL CHAMPIONS — TEAM: Sandra Arango (Fahmy) '98, Kristi Bean (Fisher) '10, Kimberly Conlon (Marciniak) '00, Diana Dieppa (Lemoli) '99, Lindsey Lento (Olson) '99, Janet Merlo (Cuccaro) '98, Colleen O'Connell (Flaherty) '01, Emily O'Connell (Yablonski) '98, Taryn O'Connell (Wennersten) '99, Liz Piccoli '98, Lydia Sampietro (Gallucci) '98, and Kelly Stensland (Cirone) '00

1999 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

FIRST RUNNER-UP — TEAM: Kimberly Conlon (Marciniak) '00, Diana Dieppa (Lemoli) '99, Heather Gallo, Lindsey Lento (Olson) '99, Colleen O'Connell (Flaherty) '01, Taryn O'Connell (Wennersten) '99, Bree Salzano (McQuillan), Alana Sampietro (Donato) '00, Kelly Stensland (Cirone) '00, Kerry Tuske (Houlette) '01

2000 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Marie Arellano (de Leon) '02, Kristi Bean (Fisher) '10, Alyssa Buttiglieri (Zolnowski) '03Kimberly Conlon (Marciniak) '00, Heather GalloBridget KinderSusan Merlo '01Colleen O'Connell (Flaherty), Darcy RellingerStephanie RenoBree Salzano (McQuillan)Alana Sampietro (Donato) '00Christine SienickiKelly Stensland (Cirone) '00Jennifer TrochKerry Tuske (Houlette) '01Anya Zerebecki '03

2005 NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

TEAM: Jessica Balina (Harris) '07Jenna Lin Boni '08Julie Castor '06Amanda Cilento (Araya) '08Brenna Klingler '07Liana MarkAmanda Rebisz (Britts) '07Stephanie Rizzolo '07Becky Smith '05, Gretchen Schwinghammer '06Julie Swartz '08Lauren Tuzzolo '07, Emilie VargoJamie Whiteside (McKelvey) '05

2006 NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

TEAM: Brittany Arnold '08Deonna Baquero '09Jessica Briganti '06Colleen Condon '06Jessica Corcoran '09Katrina Cruz '06, Jaclyn Farina '09Jennifer Ferreira (Cibelli) '08Courtney Haines '09Kara Jeckell '09Melissa Kline '09Heather Kotuski '07Shahidah Lowe '09Melissa Meade '07, Desyre Nguyen (Leahy) '08Jamie Pontarollo '08Shannon Popov '07Briana Slamb '08Tracey Watters '09Brittany Zielinski '09

TEAM: Jessica Balina (Harris) '07, Jenna Lin Boni '08Julie Castor (Plummer) '06Amanda Cilento (Araya) '08Dominique Conti '08Brenna Klingler '07Amanda Rebisz (Britts) '07Felicia Rembert '08Stephanie Rizzolo '07Lindsay Ritter, Gretchen Schwinghammer '06, Julie Swartz '08Lauren Tuzzolo '07

2007 NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

TEAM: Jessica Balina (Harris) '07, Jenna Lin Boni '08Kathryn Camacho '10Madeleine Camacho '10, Amanda Cilento (Araya) '08Dominique Conti '08Michele Gitto '10Brenna Klingler '07, Becca Lee '09Michelle Morris '10Nina Natoli '09Amanda Rebisz (Britts) '07Felicia Rembert '08Lindsay RitterJulie Swartz '08Kelly Volz '10

2008 NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

TEAM: Jessica Attardo '11Kathryn Camacho '10Madeleine Camacho '10Amanda Cilento (Araya) '08, Dominique Conti '08Michele Gitto '10Becca Lee '09Amanda McGrath '10Michelle Morris '10Nina Natoli '09Jessica Paparelli '11Felicia Rembert '08Lindsay RitterAshleigh Ritz '11, Christine Rizzo '11, Julie Swartz '08, Kelly Volz '10

2010 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Sloane Assael '13, Jess Attardo '11, Ashley Carlino '12, Madeleine Camacho '10, Lauryn Laga '11, Lauren Luthman '12, Amanda McGrath '10, Ashleigh Ritz '11, Christine Rizzo '11, Erika Singer '12, Briana Suffy '12, Tracy Swartz, Kelly Volz '10

TEAM: Jess Attardo '12, Ashley Carlino '12, Kathryn Camacho '10, Madeleine Camacho '10, Erica Halpern '13, Lauryn Laga '10, Lauren Luthman '12, Amanda McGrath '10, Julia Postiglione '13, Ashleigh Ritz '12, Christine Rizzo '11, Briana Suffy '12, Tracy Swartz, Kelly Volz '10

2011 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Emily Amador '14, Sloane Assael '13, Jess Attardo '11, Ashley Carlino '12, Rachel Finkelstein '14, Emily Heinemann '14, Andrea Hoch '14, Lauryn Laga '11, Lauren Luthman '12, Ashleigh Ritz '11, Christine Rizzo '11, Briana Suffy '12

TEAM: Emily Amador '14, Sloane Assael '13, Jess Attardo '11, Ashley Carlino '12, Rachel Finkelstein '14, Erica Halpern '13, Emily Heinemann '14, Andrea Hoch '14, Lauryn Laga '11, Lauren Luthman '12, Ashleigh Ritz '11, Christine Rizzo '11, Briana Suffy '12

2012 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Emily Amador ’14Sloane Assael ’13Ashley Carlino '12Mackenzie EllingtonRachel Finkelstein ’14Michelle FurdynaEmily Heinemann ’14, Andrea Hoch '14, Cierra Kaler-Jones, Lauren Luthman '12, Tara RappleyeaSara RitzErika Singer '12Briana Suffy '12Megan Waelz, Fola Walker

TEAM: Emily Amador ’14Sloane Assael ’13Ashley Carlino '12Rachel Finkelstein ’14Michelle FurdynaErica Halpern ’13Emily Heinemann ’14, Andrea Hoch ’14Cierra Kaler-Jones, Jillian Laga ’14Lauren Luthman '12, Sara RitzErika Singer '12Briana Suffy '12Megan Waelz, Fola Walker

2012 Dance Team Year-End Video

TEAM: Emily Amador '14, Sloane Assael '13, Ashley Carlino '12, Rachel Clark '14, Mackenzie Ellington, Rachel Finkelstein '14, Michelle Furdyna, Erica Halpern '13, Emily Heinemann '14, Andrea Hoch '14, Cierra Kaler-Jones, Jillian Laga '14, Lauren Luthman '12, Tara Rappleyea, Sara Ritz, Erika Singer '12, Briana Suffy '12, Megan Waelz, Fola Walker

2013 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Emily Amador '14, Sloane Assael '14, Megan Butler, Shannon Dolan, Mackenzie Ellington, Rachel Finkelstein '14, Emily Heinemann '14, Cierra Kaler-Jones, Kendall LaValle, Gabrielle Nierenberg, Nikki Piazza, Tara Rappleyea, Cassidy Ritter, Samantha Ritter, Megan Waelz, Cassie Yeung

TEAM: Michaela AliceaEmily Amador ’14, Sloane Assael ’13, Diamond Brewer '14Megan ButlerShannon DolanMackenzie EllingtonRachel Finkelstein ’14Michelle FurdynaEmily Heinemann ’14, Andrea Hoch ’14Cierra Kaler-JonesJillian Laga ’14Gabrielle NierenbergTara RappleyeaCassidy Ritter, Samantha RitterMegan WaelzCassie Yeung

2014 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship (UDA)

TEAM: Jailyn Cepeda, Taylor ClarkAmanda CodyAmanda Cozze ’14, Sydney DawkinsHannah Deitch, Hanna Factor '14, Evelyn Falkof, Emma FlynnMariah GiriHayley GrasciaCaitlin Krenn, Shatasia Knight ’14, McKenzie MehrhoffLisa MikolajczykSharyn Moran, Jennifer Pagliei ’14, Marisa Scarlata, Qaira SteadChrissy TympanickSydnee WoodruffEmily Zemlachenko, Alicia Zerillo ’14

TEAM: Emily Ahern, Emily Amador '14, Kristen AnzaloneJordan Drozjock ’14Casey FallonElizabeth Gervais ’14Brianna GiornoAndrew Hampton, Jacqueline Hernandez, Kyle JonesKelly KlemmerAmbrianna LawlerErin MalastAlyssa MassiNathan Spare ’14Karen Van ’14Dominic Vignali

TEAM: Megan Butler, Samantha Czulada, Shannon Dolan, Mackenzie EllingtonRachel Finkelstein ’14Nicolette GadaletaEmily Heinemann ’14, Caitlyn IgnallCierra Kaler-Jones, Kendall LaValleGabrielle NierenbergTara Rappleyea, Cassidy RitterSamantha Ritter, Megan WaelzCassie Yeung

TEAM: Megan Butler, Julianne ColapricoSamantha Czulada, Shannon Dolan, Mackenzie EllingtonRachel Finkelstein ’14Nicolette GadaletaEmily Heinemann ’14, Caitlyn IgnallCierra Kaler-Jones, Gabrielle NierenbergTara Rappleyea, Cassidy RitterSamantha Ritter, Megan WaelzCassie Yeung