The BYU Cougarettes have won a national championship 19 times. That’s right — the all-female dance crew that often entertains the crowd during breaks at BYU basketball and football games has been crowned the nation's top dance squad 19 times, including twice this year.
BYU cheerleader Anna Richey has been rooting for the Cougars since before she was even born. While competing at US Nationals in 2015, Anna got the call that her father had passed way. She decided to stay as a tribute to him.
The No. 2 BYU men's volleyball team advanced to the national championship game with a 3-1 victory over Lewis in the NCAA tournament semifinals on Thursday night at the Covelli Center in Columbus, Ohio.