Epic Athlete | Kennedy Thames

7 years ago I started the sport that I would soon fall in love with. It all started in a small town in South Carolina when I first started cheerleading. When I was ten, I was on the first ever level 1 and 2 team in my town when I had a full and a […]

Epic Athlete | Karolyne Day

My name is Karolyne Day, I am sixteen years old, a Junior in high school and I have been cheering since I was four years old. Something that is unique about me is that I was born with my name spelled, Carolyne with a “C”. Two of my sisters, Kylie and Kendall, and I had […]

Epic Athlete | Bethany Thompson

Being an epic athlete to me means that even though I am with a group of amazing athletes that are extremely talented, everybody starts somewhere. Nobody starts off being the best at what they do, you have to work for it. To be the best you have to push yourself, you have to set goals, […]

Epic Athlete | Ava Acheson

“What’s the next challenge?” is the question an Epic Athlete is always asking themselves in the back of their mind. I feel the definition of an Epic Athlete is having the drive to constantly push forward in your sport. All of my fellow Epic Athletes are incredible to watch perform. They jump higher, tumble harder […]

Epic Athlete | Brookelyn Cristaudo & Payton Derr

Our first Epic Athletes of the season are Brookelyn Cristaudo from Utah Fusion Allstars and Payton Derr from Pennsylvania Elite. As 12-year-old Payton put it, “ an Epic Athlete is one that excels in her sport. She is ambitious and is always working hard and willing to learn new skills/techniques to help her continue to […]

Live Full Out | Party In a Box

For February, the Epic office organized a Valentine’s Day Party-in-a-Box for the Children’s Hospital at Sinai in Baltimore, MD. Staff members donated plates, napkins, crafts, decorations, balloons, candy, cards, and other supplies in the hopes of creating a fun and carefree atmosphere the patients and staff could enjoy. We wrapped the supplies in printed tissue […]

Live Full Out | Sara Hancock

During the month of February, our social media director Sara had the chance to travel overseas for work. But she wasn’t travelling with us. Sara and 11 of her (Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader) teammates had a once in a lifetime chance to work with Armed Forces Entertainment to visit troops overseas. The 10 day trip took […]

Live Full Out | Kerry Nelka

Remember back in September when the EPIC staff volunteered at the MDSPCA? Our Accounting Assistant Kerry loved the experience so much that she has continued to volunteer ever since! She donates her times during the holidays and her time-off from the office to help the MDSPCA care for their many animals. Volunteers like Kerry are […]

Live Full Out | DJ Wright

How did you get started in cheerleading? When I was 5 my mom coached at a gym called Cheer Dynasty. I would go to practice with her to jump around on the tumble track and I started to love cheering. After doing that for about a year I joined the Pee Wee team and have […]

Live Full Out | Season Daugherty

If you are familiar with EPIC then you probably know Season. She is our Sales Superstar with the energy of a thousand cheerleaders. Fourteen years ago Season began channeling that energy into something really awesome. Through her dad, she became involved in The Christmas Project, a nonprofit organized and managed by Northrop Grumman that benefits […]