Angel Rice Is the "Simone Biles of Cheerleading"

Angel Rice Is the "Simone Biles of Cheerleading"

During season two of Netflix's Cheer, Angel Rice joined Trinity Valley Community College's (TVCC) cheer team. TVCC and Navarro are rivals on the Daytona Beach Bandshell, and Rice's abilities as a dynamic tumbler - and that of other TVCC "rookie" tumblers at the time - gave Trinity Valley's cheer program, they argued, unmatched talent.

Rice, from Georgia, joined TVCC Cheer at the start of the 2020-2021 season, and she has a list of accolades in the cheer world and the sport of power tumbling. As one TVCC recruit says in the show, "She's like the Madonna of cheerleading" (her mom also calls her the "Simone Biles of cheerleading"). Ahead, get to know more about this flipping queen.

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