Alicia Kalafut is a coach at Tristate Athletics. Alicia has over 5 years experience cheering and over 5 years experience coaching. Alyssa started her cheer career at Tristate Athletics where she cheered as an all star cheerleader for 4 years and then cheered at Wilmington University in college. Alicia is currently attending Wilmington University studying Early Childhood Education. She has obtained three national cheerleading titles when she was at Wilmington University.

Biggest Accomplishment: Alyssa is most proud of her Mini 1 from the 2018-2019 season. It was very difficult to get 18 mini aged athletes to work together, and seeing them succeed on the competition floor was worth it all.

Alyssa’s Motto: Take it one step at a time.

Alyssa’s Coaching Style: Alyssa coaches based on the needs and age of the athlete. She tends to empower her senior age athletes and communicates when necessary.With younger athletes, Alyssa is more vocal at communicating. She is understanding and at times can be loud.

Alyssa’s Birthday: August 15th