She’s only 4 years old.
But when Makhiya Jones-Robinson dances, flips, and jumps on the football field, the fans erupt in cheer.
“She’s little but she’s one of us. She brings a spark to our cheering,” said Qwanesha McDonald, 17, captain of the cheerleading squad.
When the Warriors won the Silver Bowl, Makhiya was as euphoric as her older teammates.
“They did win the trophy, that’s MY team. That was exciting,” said Makhiya, whose brother Berry Bell plays varsity basketball.