BASKETBALL CHEERLEADING

Head Coach – Desiree Staiano

Desiree Staiano has been coaching cheerleading for over 18 years. Her squads have won twelve 1st place titles, four 2nd place titles and two 3rd place titles. This is her sixth season with the Maverick football/basketball cheer program and 3rd season with the Maverick competition cheer squad. The competition squad has advanced from the Regional level to States in both their first and second years. Coach Staiano holds AACCA certifications in stunting and spirit safety. In addition, she is concussion, cardiac arrest, sports nutrition, first aid & CPR trained. Coach Staiano is also a UCA/NCA certified judge. Mrs. Staiano is currently the Network Administrator at Archbishop McCarthy High School.