Because they "lead" the fans to support ("cheer") the team. :D
They are called USC Cheerleaders. But the school also has a popular dance squad known as the USC Song Girls.
A shell is actually what they call the uniform top.
I believe they are but, I'm a cheerleader so of course I'm going to say that. You see, if you call gymnastics an athletic and dance an athletic then yes, cheerleaders ARE athletes :)
If 'they' are the 'cheerleaders', then 'cheerleaders' is the noun antecedent. The antecedent is the noun (or pronoun) that a pronoun replaces.example: The cheerleaders are on the field and they are ready to perform.
The possessive form of the plural noun 'cheerleaders' is cheerleaders'.example: The cheerleaders' practice is at three today.
Yes, UCLA has cheerleaders.
football has cheerleaders i mean really look at the Dallas cowboys cheerleaders
There are cheerleaders in the sport of American Football.
No the WNBA doesn't have cheerleaders, but they do have dancers.