Cheering In College

El Campo senior cheerleader Makenzie Cortez commits earlier this month to be part of the cheer program in Ottawa University in Kansas. Pictured bottom row (l-r) Cortez and El Campo cheer coach Terese Tompkins. Pictured top row (l-r) Stephanie Cortez, Anthony Cortez, Mason Cortez and former Ricebirds athletic director and head football coach Wayne Condra. Cortez was named a Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) All-American. She has competed competitively for 12 seasons at Full Force in El Campo.


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