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Senior captain Amber McCollum, sophomore Janelle Dublin and freshman Jenna Carruba (from left) go through their routine while competing in the Rhode Island Interscholastic League state championship cheerleading meet in Providence Saturday.

Portsmouth cheerleaders are tops in the state

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth High School competitive cheerleading team came into this year’s season wearing new uniforms and performing new routines. And, after demonstrating their talent at the R.I. State Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, they took home a state title. After working all season to perfect their two-and-one-half minute routine of tumbles, pyramids and basket-catches,