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Hunter's Competitive Cheer teams Ignite and Explosion competed in the U.S. All Star Federation competition at the Raleigh Convention Center recently. The Ignite team received first place in its division and qualified for the U.S. All Star Federation competition in Virginia Beach, Va., this summer. The Explosion team received seventh place in the higher division. The team has a chance to be invited to the finals at its next competition in March. This is the first year of competitive cheer at Hunter's Dance studio. Cheerleader coaches are Julie Thompson, Brenda Poythress and Tonia Grimsley. Hunter's has three teams, Sparkle Prep, Ignite and Explosion.