Paige Priskie, 15, works on a cheer during the Yorktown varsity and junior varsity cheerleading tryouts at the Mildred Strang Middle School gym in Yorktown Aug. 24, 2010.
The three day tryouts will result in 16 varsity cheerleaders and between 16- 20 junior varsity members. The squads compete along with cheering for the football and basketball teams. Yorktown came in second place for their division in last year’s county competition. See more photographs from the Yorktown varsity and junior varsity cheerleading tryouts at LoHud.com. ( Joe Larese / The Journal News )