By: Holly Brantley
Smith says timed seemed to stop as Kristi fell during a stunt. "It was slow motion," said Kristopher. "I just saw her going down and there was nothing I could do about it because there was someone else on top of me."
Scary moments followed, but it would take more than a bad fall to take the cheer out of Kristi.
"It gives you a sense of school pride," said Kristopher. "This girl falls off a pyramid and she's doing the motions to the fight song. It made me proud to be her teammate."