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    Janelle Ortega
    Janelle Ortega

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Westchester, N.Y.

    High School:
    The Ursuline School

    Position:
    Flyer

    Major:
    Biology


    At Providence: Second year cheering at Providence College. Traveled to New York City to cheer at Madison Square Garden for the Men's BIG EAST Tournament and to San Antonio, Texas for the NCAA Tournament in 2014.

    Before Providence: Cheered at The Ursuline School for four years ... Served as captain for one year (2012-2013) ... Featured with her team on MSG Varsity's show "The Cheering Life" ... Awarded Most Valuable Cheerleader in 2013 ... Named second tier scholarship winner for Westchester Putname Dutchess Rockland Cheerleading Coaches Association ... Assisted her team in capturing fifth place at Nationals in 2010, first place at County's, and second place at State Championships in 2013 ... Graduated with First Honors.

    Personal: Born October 12, 1995 ... Daughter of Jose and Janet Ortega ... Has one brother, Joey, and one sister, Ashley ... Ashley works a staff instructor for the Universal Cheerleading Association (UCA) ... Majoring in Biology.