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Bibliography - noun, a list often with descriptive or critical notes of writings relating to a particular subject, period, or author [Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary]

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Cheerleaders

List of students who have served as WKU Cheerleaders, compiled from various sources. If you have additions or corrections to make, please contact the WKU  Archivist at: 270-745-4793 or via archives@wku.edu.  Share a memory of cheerleading as well.

Aber, Stiles Evelyn 1929
Adams, Ruby  1942
Adeniren, Nickie 2008-09
Adkins, Dottie 1962, 1964-65
Agee, James 1973
Aikes, Sherry 1962
Allen, Linda 1966
Allen, Mark 1980-81
Allgeier, Keith 1976
Archibald, Bob 1952
Augenstein, Dale 1980-81
Bailey, Duraine  1955
Barrack, Judy 1960
Basham, C.B. 1936
Basham, Donna 1978
Bashwiner, Bob (yell leader) 1984-85
Baize, Jane 1965-66
Bass, Bill 1933-35
Baxter, Joe 1947
Beattie, Robert 1928
Bell, Nancy 1968
Bergman, Becky (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Berry, Mike 1986
Bewley, Jamie 1999-2000
Binzel, Betty 1944
Blandford, Beth 1985-86
Boch, Doug 1969
Borders, Sue 1963
Bowman, Cindy  1971
Brand, Stephanie 2008-09
Bratton, Martha 1956
Brewer, Janet  1960-61
Bright, Nada 1960
Broander, Jerry 1970
Brock, Murphy 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85, 1985-86
Brown, Carolyn 1972
Brown, Ed 1993-94
Brown, Hayley 2008-09
Brown, James 1938-39
Brown, Pamela 1985-86, 1987, 1989
Bunch, Wendell Holmes 1929
Burch, Kenneth 1956-57
Burns, Ben  1940
Burns, Ben  1970
Burns, Pamela 1965-68
Bushony, Clint 2008-09
Burton, LaVonda 1988, 1989
Cagle, Christian 1990
Campbell, Debbie 1971
Cannon, Kurt 1988
Canon, Dick 1938
Canon Jr., Richard 1939
Carr, Robin 1977, 1979
Carter, Steve 1993-94
Cash, Ray 1949
Cates, Marilyn 1964
Caywood, Janet 1968
Cherry, Cindy 1970-73
Chester, Jennifer 1968-69
Chadwick, Rachael  1958-60
Childress, Buddy 1948-49
Chism, Tim 1990
Christensen, Mark 1969-70
Christian, Anita 1974
Chumbley, Alice 1958-59
Church, Steve 1985-86
Clark, Lauren 2008-09
Clark, Thomas 1990
Clements, Kris 2008-09
Clements, Virginia 1926
Cluster, Candy 1969
Cole, Fannie 1973
Cole, William 1976-77
Coleman, Steve (yell leader) 1984-85
Colley, Ruth 1943
Combs, William 1969-70
Cook, Anna Jo 1945-48
Cook, Betty Jo 1945-48
Cook, Danielle 2000
Coop, Anna  1964
Cosenza, Kory 1990
Covington, Sondra 1963
Cowherd, Susan  1967
Cowles, J.R. 1947
Crawford, Malcolm 1940
Cross, Veronica  1970
Crow, Barbara  1979
Culter, Dave 1970
Cunningham, Rayshaun 1988
Daugherty, Thomas  1979-1983
Davis, Edna  1926-28
Davis, Todd 1989, 1990
Day, Erin 2008-09
Dearinger, Clemene  1969
Dennis, Dianna 1982-83, 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Dever, Sandra 1966-67
DeVriew, Christine 1962, 1964-65
DeWeese, Carolyn 1967, 1969-70
Dienes, Joan  1944
Dilley, David 1980-1983
Dink, Dick 1943
Dink, John 1942
Dockery, Janice  1979-1982
Doyle, Janice 1958
Duncan, Terri 1980-81
Dunn, Jeff 1990
Durbin, Dawne 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84
Eigelbach, Lois 1973
Ernst, Russell 1941
Evans, Ralph 1970
Evins, Missy 1971; 1974-75
Farmer, Ali 2008-09
Fike, James 1936
Fleming, Mary Kay (yell leader) 1984-85
Fox, Beth 2008-09
Franklin, Amanda 2008-09
Frazor, Kim 1993-94
Frymire, Sue 1942-43
Fuqua, Martha 1955-57
Garrison, Amanda 2008-09
Garrison, Buddy 1933
Gerteisen, Sue (yell leader) 1984-85
Gibson, Jimmy 1979-1982
Gilbert, Darryl 2008-09
Glass, Matthew 1988, 1989
Goad, Windy 1999-2000
Gordon, Sara 1978-80
Gormley, Amy 1993-94
Gossett, Lori 2008-09
Grabruck, Joan  1953-54
Grant, Donna 1969
Graves, Shulonda 1979
Graviss, Missy 1993-94
Greer, Mark 1981-82
Griffis, Patty 1963
Griffis, Sandy  1962
Griggs, Kenzie 2008-09
Grimes, Nina 2008-09
Gunn, Kristen 2008-09
Gwynn, Stan 1974-75
Hahn, Richie 1986
Hall, Barbara 1956
Hall, Jared 2008-09
Hall, Kitty 1974
Hall, Sondra 1965
Hammond, W.R. 1926
Hanna, Lucille 1944-45
Harm, Linda  1971, 1973
Harrah, Sandra 1958-61
Harris, Galwyn 2008-09
Haynes, Brenda 1965-66
Heavrin, Chris 1989
Helsley, Tyra 1968-69
Hensley, Bobby 1954-56
Herdt, Julee 1971
Herner, Wayne 1977-79
Hester, Cary  1978
Hickman, Chuck 1982-83
Hines, Perry 1981-82, 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84
Hines, Vivian 1944
Hodskins, Linda (yell leader) 1984-85
Holbrook, Charles 1941
Holleman Jr., Louis 1942
Holmes, Larry 1974-75
Holmes, Linda  1962
Holsclaw, Jacqueline 1965
Honeycutt, Mandy 1998-2000
Hornung, Rose Mary 1978
Hoskins, Tammy 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Howard, Dianne  1960-61
Hummel, James 1990
Humphrey, Michael 1988, 1989
Hunt, Pat 1965, 1967-68
Hunter, Ray 1940
Jackson, Janice 1972-1974
Jackson, Jodi 2008-09
Jacobs, Greg 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84
Jacobs, Tina 1980, 1981-82
Jaggers, Teresa 1982-83
Jagoe, Sandra  1960
Jines, Louis 1987
Johnson, Jenny 1980-1983, 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84
Johnson, Kristen 2008-09
Johnson, LaTonya 1981-82, 1982-83
Johnson, Lillian 1927
Johnson, Martha Jo 1959-61
Johnson, Roberta 1959-61
Johnson, Tamico 1994-96
Jones, Caitlyn 2008-09
Jones, Sean 1993-94
Jordan, Emily 1967
Joyner, Betty 1946-47
Kannon, Kurt 1988
Keeton, Libby  1974
Kellum, Gary 1977
Kemp, Robbie 1969
Kerr, D. 2008-09
Kessinger, Aaron 1989
Keyser, Mike 1976
Kimmel, Jennifer 1977-79
King, Anna Lee 1949
Kingrey, Brady 2008-09
Kleiderer, Charles 1934-36
Knight, Kathy 1969, 1972-73
Knight, Whitney 2008-09
Kravis Jr., Wayne 1988, 1989
Lacy, Debbie  1970-71, 1973
Lafosse, Nina 1974-1977
Laha, Bill 1976
Lancaster, Bobby 1982, 1983-84
Lancaster, Bonnie 1982-83
Lashley, Jackie 1980
Latimer, Dennis 1973-74
Laudenslager, Mike 1976-77
Lee, Kelsey 2008-09
Ling, Joy 1971
Little, Laura 1967
Lloyd, Arthur 1926
Logsdon, Harold 1946
Long, Kathy 1971
Lovell, Billy Jane  1955
Lovett, Jerilane 1968-69
Lowdermilk, Kevin (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Luckert, Bill 1970, 1972
Luckert, Gus 1974
Lynn, Beth 1976-77
Lytle, William 1927-29
Macias, Rich 1977-78
Mahuron, Clarence 1957
Malone, Charlsie 1967-69
Mantlo, David 2000
Marcum, Gary 1973-74
Marksberry, Clint 1990
Martray, Lauri 1989
Mattingly, Danny 1985-86, 1987
MacGlashing, Linda  1968
McClure, Scott 1986
McCoy, Steve 1990
McCurry, Pamela 1971, 1974
McDivitt, Rachel 2008-09
McDonald, Barry 1969
McDonald, Bonnie  1964-65
McDougal, Eddye 1969
McGinley, Sarah 1963
McGoodwin, Bill 1935
McKeehan, Kelly 1974-75
McLaren, Bonnie 1981-82, 1982-83
Miley, Karen 1976
Miller, Donna 1977-78
Miller, Lanny 1972
Miller, Rick 1988
Mills, Elaine 1977
Milner, Sam 1933-35
Minyard, Melanie 1965
Mitchell, Beverly 1974-75
Mitchell, Myra 1952
Mitchell, Susan 1988, 1990
Moody, Katy 2008-09
Moore, Craig  1978-79
Moore, Jerrod 2008-09
Monroe, Amy 1990
Monroe, Pam 1965
Mont, Pam 1967
Morgan, Barry 1979-1982
Moriarty, Tracy (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Mosier, Pam 1977-78
Neely, Jennie 1993-94
Nevitt, Marcia 1973
Newcomb, Courtney 2008-09
Newman, David 1987
Newton, Chuck (yell leader) 1984-85, 1985-86
Nicholson, Jim 1952
Nickles, Steve 1974-1976
Niles, Lou  1980
Nolan, Patricia 1966
Norris, Lisa  1978-79
Oates, William 1936
Oden, Jamie 1974-976
O'Neil, Brian 1988, 1989
Orr, Nicole 1988, 1990
Osborn, Briann 2008-09
Osborne, Jennifer 1988, 1989
Pack, Lauren 2008-09
Padgett, Barbie 1985-86, 1987, 1989
Page, Imogene 1950
Palmer, Lory (yell leader) 1983-84
Pankratz, Ron 1989
Paradiso, John 1937
Parham, Geneva 1928-30
Parker, Greg 1990
Parker, Kelly 1979
Pauley, James  1979
Payne, Ken 1981-82, 1982-83
Perkins, James 1989
Perry, Julie 1990
Peterman, Jean 1966
Peterman, Judy 1966
Peveler, Kevin 1989
Phelps, Kendra 1994-95
Phillips, Shelley 1979-80
Pittman, Elizabeth 1927
Poland, Reid 1981-82
Porter, David  1930
Pratt, Rod 1970
Pritchett, Peggy  1970-71
Proctor, Tonya (yell leader) 1984-85
Quire, Jack 1980-1982
Ralph, Beth 2008-09
Rappaport, Jessica (yell leader) 1984-85
Rassinier, Edd 1937
Ray, Jenny 1986
Reinert, Kathy 1967, 1970
Revich, Yuri 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84
Richardson, Kyle Anne  1970
Rhodes, Tony 1979-80
Rich, Mary 1930
Richardson, John 1955-57
Riley, Tricia 1985-86, 1987
Rizzo, Frank 1972-73
Roberts, Terry 1983-84
Robertson, Susan 1968
Robinson, Arnona 1971
Robinson, Cheryl  1971-72, 1973-74
Robinson, Diane 1959-61
Robinson, Elaine 1976-77
Robinson, Phyllis 1957-59
Rodgers, Jessica 2008-09
Romer, Jill 1987, 1989
Rounds, Dennis  1978
Rudd, Jimmy 1945-47
Rush, Amy 1988, 1989
Russ, Carolyn Lee 1968
Rutledge, Paul 1939
Sadler, Sally Ann 1980-1983
Saltsman, Nikki 1998-2000
Sampson, Julie 1989
Sanders, Bryan 1930
Satori, Gary 1988, 1989
Sauer, Jennie  1980
Scarborough, Mary Jane 1969-72
Searcy, John W. 1941
Seloms, Rob 1988
Sepko, Craig 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Sero, Jennifer 1988
Shacklett, Martha 1947
Shelton, Sandy 1966
Sherwell, Samantha 2008-09
Sheryak, Margaret 1980-1983, (yell leader) 1983-84
Showalter, Donna 1970
Showalter, Tina 1971
Shultz, O.M. 1929
Singleton, Markeeta 1973
Slavin, Ben 1940
Smith, Fran 1971
Smith, Frances 1950
Smith, Jennifer 1963
Smith, Mike 1974-1976
Smith, Sherry 1983-84
Smith, Steve (yell leader) 1983-84
Spradlyn, Josy 1957
Stalcup, Melissa (yell leader) 1984-85, 1985-86
Starkey, Scott 1985-86
Steenbergen, Ruth 1952-53
Steenbergen, Wanda 1960
Steitler, Kay 1971-72
Stillwell, Cathy 1971
Striker, James (yell leader) 1984-85
Supulski, James (yell leader) 1984-1987
Swanberg, Christopher 1978
Syers, Jo (yell leader) 1984-85
Taylor, Ashton 2008-09
Taylor, Brynda 1970-75
Taylor, Donna 1985-1987
Taylor, Dorothy 1947-48
Taylor, Jennifer  1966, 1969
Taylor, Scott 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85, 1986
Taylor, Thelma 1929
Teague, Louise 1929
Teborek, Ray 1938-39
Terry, Sylvia  1964
Tharp, Dennis 1980-81
Thompson, Cheri 1969, 1970
Thompson, Jack 1927-28
Thornton, Janet  1971
Thornton, Margaret 2008-09
Thornton, Tim (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Thurman, Annette 1980-1982
Tilton, Scott  1980
Todd, Linda 1980
Todd, Robert E. 1941
Travelstead, Chester 1933
Travis, Stacey 1987-1989
Triplett, Scott 1977
Turner, Donnie 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Tyler, Julie 1989, 1990
Vaden, "Bebe" Binzel 1944
Vanarsdale, Miriam 2008-09
Vaughn, John 1981-82, 1982-83
Vencil, Valarie 1993-94
Vencill, Patti 1980-1983
Vessels, Lea Ann 1979
Vincent, Angie 1990
Vincent, Norris 1937
Vitelli, Suzie 1988, 1989, 1990
Walker, Betty 1962
Walkosak, Correy 1990
Wallace, Joan 1954
Ward, Brian 1993-94
Ward, Peggy 1967
Ward, Willis 1937
Washer, Kay 1965-66
Waters, Betty 1969
Welborn, Ezzell 1933-34
Welch, Jimmy 1989, 1990
Wells, Jennifer 1993-94
White, D. 1979
White, David 1987
Whitesides, David 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-1986
Wilcox, Jill 1990
Willet, Hazel 1947
Willet, Helen 1947
Willen, Kelsey 2008-09
Wilson, Barry 1977-78
Williams, Charlotte 1949-50
Williams, Karen 1966-68
Williams, Olivia 2008-09
Williams, Palisa 1982-83, (yell leader) 1983-84, (yell leader) 1984-85
Williams, Roy 1993-94
Williamson, Charlie 1972-74
Williamson, Jennifer (yell leader) 1984-85, 1986
Wilson, Dylan 2008-09
Wise, Kathy Sue 1976
Wittwer, Julie 1988
Womack, Lisa 1974-75
Wooten, Terry 1989
Wray, Landon 2008-09
Young, Jason 1993-94
Young, Kent 1987
Zimmerman, Cheri 1971
Zwiesler, Joseph 1969-70, 1972

Articles

College Heights Herald

1925 Oct. 22, p. 3; Dec. 10, p. 11
1976 April 27, p. 5
1977 April 22, p. 2; Oct. 27
1979 Sep. 11, p. 3
1981 April 23, p.8; Sep. 15, p. 2
1984 Sep. 25, p. 9; Nov. 1, p. 12
1985 Aug. 29, p. 9B; Oct. 8, p. 2
1986 Nov. 18, p. 3
1987 March 24, p. 9
1990 Sep. 18, p. 14
1991 April 11, p. 16
1993 Feb. 25, p. 12
1994 Sep. 20, p. 12
1998 Jan. 22, p. 1; Mar. 31, p. 14; April 30, p.1
2000 April 11, p. 6; April 13, p. 13;
2001 Feb. 20, p. 8; Oct. 18, p. 21

The Student Weekly

Rassinier, Eddie. "'Stand Up and Cheer' War Cry of Cheer Leaders,"  January 14, 1937. - digitized

"Western Cheer Leaders Plead to Student Body," November 5, 1936. - digitized

Park City Daily News

Adams, Briggs. "Cheerleading, Recent Accidents May Bring Some Stricter Restrictions," November 7, 1986.

Black, Toby. Letter to the Editor, "Student Support for WKU Team Lacking at Tourney," March 25, 2001.

Birks, Chris. Photo "Starting Young," October 30, 1992.

"Cheerleaders Place Fourth; Dancers 11th at Nationals," January 16, 2003.

"Cheerleaders Qualify for National Competition," February 22, 2001.

"Extra Work Worth it for Cheerleaders," September 23, 1984.

Higgins, Betty. "Cheer Decision Opposed," September 8, 1972.

"Student Sit-in, Black Cheerleader Demand Delivered to WKU President," September 6, 1972.

"WKU Adds Second Black Cheerleader to Varsity Squad," September 7, 1972.

Hill, Craig. "Cheerleaders Looking to be Acknowledged, " May 4, 2000.

Hunter, Wales. Photo "Hold Her Steady," July 29, 1994.

Imel, Joe. Photo "Big Red and Western Kentucky University Cheerleaders," September 13, 1996.

Photo "Showing That Smile," April 1, 1994.

Jordan, Natalie. "Benefit Set for Injured WKU Cheerleaders," July 14, 2008.

Lowe, Herman. Photo "Old Stadium," April 1, 1990.

Morse, Mike. Photo "Members of the 1974-75 Cheerleading Squad at Western," April 28, 1974.

Photo "Brown's All-Stars of the Week," March 31, 1966, new uniform.

Photo "Cheering 'Em On," October 7, 1970.

Photo "Probably the only college in the United States to boast two sets of twins on its cheer leading team," October 18, 1946.

Sisco, Scott. "Two Western Squads Qualify for Nationals," January 9, 2003.

Tackett, Scott. Photo "Big Red Ready," September 30, 1990.

"Topper Cheerleaders Excell at Nationals," April 9, 2000.

Williams, Keith. Photo "'You Bet That Other Team's All Wet!'," October 6, 1975

"Western Freshmen Elect Cheerleaders," October 20, 1971.

"WKU Cheerleaders Chosen," August 15, 1993.

Louisville Courier-Journal

Photo "Cheer, cheer for Old . . . " November 9, 1973.

Photo "Cindy Cherry isn't bored, just hopeful," January 18, 1972.

Photo "It's a Wild Life," October 22, 1972.

Photo "Ray Teborek does a back flip while leading cheers," September 30, 1938.

Photo "The 'Red Towel' Returns," November 1, 1969.

Shuhmann, Paul. Photo "The Agony and the Ecstasy," October 27, 1974.

"Sit-in at Western Adds Black Coed Cheerleader," September 7, 1972.

Sutherland, David. Photo "Elaine Mills," October 22, 1977.

Other Newspapers

"1985-86 Western Cheerleaders Chosen," Morning Messenger, June 29, 1985.

"Good Sports," Messenger-Inquirer, May 16, 2000.

Photo "Jamie Bewley and Windy Goad," Glasgow Daily Times, April 23, 2000.

Photo "Nikki Saltsman and Mandy Honeycutt, Western Kentucky University Cheerleaders," Glasgow Daily Times, April 23, 2000.

Photo "University Guests," Ohio County News, December 7, 1972.

"WKU Squad Places 4th at Nationals," Franklin Favorite, June 29, 2000.

Documents & Primary Sources

UA1B Athletic Committee - Meeting Minutes - collection inventory

UA1C3 Portrait Photographs - collection inventory

UA1C5 Athletics Photographs - collection inventory

UA1C6 Events Photographs - collection inventory

UA1C11/1 Public Relations Photograph Collection - collection inventory

UA1C11/5 Athletic Media Relations Photo Collection - collection inventory

UA3/2/1 Paul Garrett Correspondence / Subject File - collection inventory

UA3/4 Dero Downing Correspondence / Subject File

UA4/2 Academic Budgets & Administration - Correspondence / Subject File - collection inventory

UA19 Athletics - collection inventory

UA19/17/1 Football Media Guides - digitized

1983; 1984

UA94/6/1 WKU Student / Alumni Personal Papers - collection inventory

Anna & Betty Jo Cook - Oral History & Scrapbook

Jim Holton & WKU Cheerleaders - Big Red Boogie

Laura Wayne - Big Red Mascot

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