The Team That Can't Be Beat: The California All Stars Black Ops

A new world champion was crowned in almost every division at The Cheerleading Worlds 2019. In the Senior Medium Coed division, one team has held on to the throne for three years straight. 

The California All Stars Black Ops is the team that can’t be beaten. In April, Black Ops claimed their third consecutive World Championship title.

“We are beyond blessed and honored to have won Worlds the past three years,” said coach Neda Emamjomeh. “It still really has not set in at all.” 

Emamjomeh believes the program has continued to stay at the top due to the foundation the program has laid for its Worlds teams. The California All Stars have built a strong culture for excellence and that was clear as the team executed yet another iconic routine in Orlando.

Even though Black Ops is still celebrating their big win, as soon as they returned to Livermore, California, the team got right back to the grind to prepare for 2020.

“Summer practices have been awesome,” Emamjomeh said. “We use the summer as a time to get to know our kiddos and solidify our rosters while giving them some time off to have fun with each other.”

Black Ops 2019-20 is looking stronger than ever and they are ready to work for another title.

“This season you should expect dynamic and difficult stunt sections and a high-energy, high-volume routine! Our routine is always evolving, and we are stoked to have more tumbling than we have ever had before! Can't wait for everyone to see what we have been working on.”

While every Worlds team has a goal of championship excellence, Black Ops has set some goals that mean more than just winning titles.

“Our goals are always to instill life lessons and core values into our kids that will last their lifetime,” Emamjomeh added. “We want to make each of our athletes have the confidence to conquer the world and be the best they can be every single day!”

Will Black Ops tack on another World Championship title in 2020, or will another Senior Medium Coed team take the crown? We can’t wait to find out as the season unfolds!

[WATCH] The California All Stars Black Ops Finals 2019

null

Unlock this video, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In



Program In Need: Help Support Quest Athletics

This past weekend, Cherie Walker, the owner of Quest Athletics was on her way home from Coastal -The Garden State Battle in Trenton, New Jersey when she received a devastating call. Her home had burned down. Her family was safe but they lost everything.

Here's What Celebs Are Saying About #CheerNetflix

It's no secret that the Navarro Bulldogs have been the topic of the month after the newest Netflix series CHEER hit the streaming platform earlier this month. Just like any other Netflix show, celebrities took to Twitter to share their seriously enjoyable #CheerNetflix opinions. 

100 Must-See Photos From Worlds 2019

It's official! The Cheerleading & Dance Worlds 2020 is only 100 days away! In honor of this special day, take a look back at 100 must-see photos from Worlds 2019.

Unlock this article, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In

6 Reigning World Champions To Watch At The MAJORS 2020

It’s almost time for one of the most MAJOR competitions of the year! The MAJORS 2020 is just days away, and we can’t wait to see how our reigning champions from The Cheerleading Worlds 2019 are looking.

19 Bids To The Cheerleading Worlds Up For Grabs In Indy

Cheer fans are headed to Indy to get ready for a "jam-packed" two-day competition full of talented teams from across the midwest. 

3 Teams Get Paid At Beast Of The East Winter Nationals

All Star teams took over Atlantic City this weekend for two days worth of incredible performances at the 2020 Beast of the East Winter Nationals. The competition featured two reigning World Champions and multiple strong contenders from the northeast.

Bid Update: Which World Champs Earned Bids In 2019?

The holidays are over and just like that we are ready to jump back into competition season. January is a big month for Worlds teams as they hope to claim bids at some of their favorite events including Beast of the East DI & DII Winter Nationals, JAMfest Cheer Super Nationals, and Feel The Power East.

#ThisIsAllStar Moment: TGLC Athlete Makes A Young Fan's Day

While we always love to talk about the latest skills and the trophies, being an All Star is about so much more than the placements you receive at a competition. It's about the impact you make on your gym and your community. 

Find Out Which 4 Teams Received Partial-Paid Bids To Worlds

The Texas studios showed up and showed out this weekend at the 2019 Encore Championships!

SSX And TGLC Got PAID!

Some of the greatest all star teams in the country took the mat at the 2019 All Star Challenge: Battle Under The Big Top in Atlanta, Georgia! Two Paid Bids and five At-Large Bids were handed out to some very deserving teams.