Meet the Cheerleading Coaches
Head Coach: Allison Schlau
Coach Schlau has 6 years of experience cheering. At Carlyle High School she was on Varsity for three years. She cheered for basketball, football and competitive cheer. Her team competed in IHSA and ICCA competitions. Her team has qualified for state and made the top ten. She then started cheering at Kaskaskia College on scholarship. Her team competed at Jam Fest and received 1st place co-ed junior college division (giving them a 1st place bid discount to US Finals) and overall Sportsmanship Award of the session, out of ALL schools, divisions and teams. Coach Schlau has been a part of a variety of cheer camps, volunteering activities in her community through cheer, and many public appearances. Her favorite appearance was in St. Louis when her college team performed at Busch Stadium. After graduating from KC, Coach decided to retire from cheer and focus on her academics. She graduated from Eastern Illinois University in 2018 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business. Coach Schlau started coaching in the middle of the 2019-2020 cheer season and is excited for the 2020-2021 cheer season.