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'No way but up' for NU Pep Squad after back-to-back romp

Nov 17, 2019 - 11:52 PM

Fans expect only the best from the NU Pep Squad, but coach Ghicka Bernabe admits there's 'no such thing as an easy journey' for her team

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All the UAAP cheerdance tweets and memes you shouldn't miss

Nov 17, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Social media users certainly did not disappoint with their reaction posts this year

NU restarts UAAP cheerdance dynasty with back-to-back crowns

Nov 17, 2019 - 6:39 PM

Flashing a Sarimanok-inspired routine, the NU Pep Squad pulls off death-defying moves to receive an arena-wide standing ovation

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2019 teasers and cheer tutorials

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:59 PM

Get ready to cheer loud and proud as we show our school spirit in the 2019 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

HIGHLIGHTS: 2019 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Nov 16, 2019 - 5:23 PM

Out to restart a fallen dynasty, the NU Pep Squad hopes to wow the crowd anew in its bid for back-to-back cheerdance crowns

NU gets lucky lottery bounce, set to close out 2019 UAAP CDC

Sep 25, 2019 - 4:52 PM

Defending champion NU Pep Squad claims the prime performance spot in the UAAP Cheerdance Competition

ON TOP. The NU Pep Squad hopes to relive that winning feeling. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: All the fun and funky in the 2018 UAAP cheerdance

Nov 18, 2018 - 10:12 AM

From Dia de los Muertos to Disney princesses to Beyonce, the UAAP Season 81 Cheerdance Competition proves to be another showstopper

#VAMOSNationalU. The NU Pep Squad brings more life to its routine with the vibrant colors of Mexico. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Heartbreak healed: NU Pep Squad completes comeback

Nov 17, 2018 - 9:51 PM

Everyone expected the elite program to bounce back, and that’s exactly what they did

TOP DOG. The NU Pep Squad marches back to the UAAP cheerdance throne. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

School spirit overflows as UAAP Cheerdance 2018 dominates Twitter

Nov 17, 2018 - 6:38 PM

From funny tweets to highlight clips, here are the social media reactions you need to see from the cheerdance showdown this year

NU Pep Squad reclaims UAAP cheerdance crown

Nov 17, 2018 - 6:22 PM

Denied of a five-peat last year, National University charges back with a flawless routine to bag the Season 81 title

PERFECTION. The NU Pep Squad wows the crowd with a show-stopping performance. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2018 teaser videos and cheer tutorials

Nov 16, 2018 - 5:48 PM

Based on these photos and videos, can you guess the themes of the performances this year?

Funniest tweets about UAAP Cheerdance Competition 2017

Dec 02, 2017 - 8:53 PM

Have a look at some of the most retweeted tweets about this year's cheerdance competition

IN GIFs: Best moments during UAAP Cheerdance Competition 2017

Dec 02, 2017 - 7:56 PM

Here are some of the memorable moments during this year's competition

WATCH: Netizens celebrate UAAP Cheerdance Competition 2017 on social media

Dec 02, 2017 - 3:23 PM

Here are some of the social media posts about this season's Cheerdance Competition

WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance Competition 2017 teaser videos

Dec 01, 2017 - 6:11 PM

Here are videos to hype you up and help you cheer for your favorite teams on Saturday

Order of Performances: UAAP Season 80 Cheer Dance competition

Oct 30, 2017 - 3:59 PM

National University guns for 5-peat, while UP Pep returns to #UAAPCDC2017

5-PEAT. National University is aiming for their 5th straight title in the UAAP Cheer Dance competition. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: NU Pep Squad wins 4th straight UAAP Cheerdance title

Nov 20, 2016 - 11:25 AM

As usual the UAAP Cheerdance Competition catches the eye of the public

Dynasty continues: NU Pep Squad wins 4th straight UAAP Cheerdance title

Nov 19, 2016 - 6:17 PM

NU moreover comes in first place at the Group Stunts category while also winning different awards essentially sweeping the competition

In defense of National University's Cheerdance victory

Oct 07, 2015 - 2:15 AM

After the outrage over National University s third consecutive UAAP Cheerdance championship one writer puts NU s performance and scoring criteria in perspective

3-PEAT. National University won their third straight Cheerdance title, which drew the ire of many observers. Photo by Josh Albelda / Rappler

Netizens unhappy with 2015 UAAP Cheerdance results

Oct 03, 2015 - 8:21 PM

Check out social media reactions on the 2015 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

NOT HAPPY. Netizens, even fans at the Arena, aired their dissatisfaction over the 2015 UAAP Cheerdance results on social media. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: National University 3-peats as UAAP Cheerdance champions

Oct 03, 2015 - 7:13 PM

National University pulled out all the stops for a third straight victory at the UAAP Cheerdance competition

NU Pep Squad wins 3rd straight UAAP Cheerdance crown

Oct 03, 2015 - 5:52 PM

National University wins the UAAP Cheerdance Competition for the third straight year

3-PEAT. The NU Pep Squad clinches the 3-peat in the UAAP Cheerdance Competition. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN VINES: NU Pep Squad at 2015 UAAP Cheerdance

Oct 03, 2015 - 3:58 PM

Can National University 3 peat as Cheerdance champions? Watch highlights of their performance in these videos

NU looks to defend Cheerdance crown with difficult routine

Sep 14, 2014 - 3:14 AM

The NU Pep Squad is looking to score a repeat in the cheerdance competition while recognizing it will be a tougher competition this year

CHAMPIONS. NU wants to defend its cheerdance title. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Pep Squad gracious in defeat, vows comeback

Sep 17, 2013 - 7:32 AM

After seeing its 3 year reign end the UP Pep Squad was still gracious in defeat and vowed a big comeback next year

PARTY. The UP Pep Squad moved and grooved to a party-themed routine. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

NU Pep Squad wins 2013 UAAP Cheerdance crown

Sep 15, 2013 - 4:31 PM

NU Pep Squad wins its first ever UAAP Cheerdance title

CHAMPIONS. NU broke its long spell in the CDC. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

HIGHLIGHTS: 2013 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:45 AM

Expect fireworks in the 2013 UAAP Cheerdance Competition as the battle gets tougher with all 8 teams expected to bring in the goods

2013 UAAP CDC: NU Pep Squad

Sep 14, 2013 - 1:47 PM

How did the NU Pep Squad prepare for the 2013 UAAP Cheerdance Competition?

NU Pep Squad: This is our time

Sep 13, 2013 - 10:00 AM

After tasting 3rd place the NU Pep Squad believes it s their time to rise to the top

ON TO THE TOP. The NU Pep Squad is gunning for its first crown. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

NU wins NCC 2013 in record fashion

Mar 13, 2013 - 10:56 PM

The NU Pep Squad set a record in points to win the 2013 National Cheerleading Championship at the Philsports Arena

NU Pep leads favorites in NCC nat'l finals

Mar 10, 2013 - 8:30 AM

Fresh off a surprise win in the NCR qualifiers NU leads the pack raring to win the 2013 NCC national finals trophy