Spirit Competition - Updated Information as of March 16

Friday May 6, 2016 at St Mary's Academy is Date of Event

The 2016 FIYA Spirit Competition will be on Friday May 6, 2016 at St Mary's Academy in Inglewood.  Doors will open at 5 pm and the Spirit Competition will start at 6 pm.  There will be a $5 spectator entrance fee for all adults.  And note that there will be a snack bar available as well.

The deadline to register your school team is Friday April 29, 2016.  On this page you will find a FIYA Team Registration form.  Please complete this form and email the form to Nick Galvan at nickgalvan@onfiya.org.  The registration fee is $65 per team per event.  Please mail a check made payable to FIYA at PO Box 451373, Los Angeles, CA 90045.  Note if you are registering more than one team, you then will be submitting more than one FIYA Team Registration form.  So however many teams you are registering, that is how many FIYA Team Registration forms you need to complete.

FIYA has once again partnered with Sharp to conduct the Spirit Competition.  Also listed on this page you will find information about Spirit Categories as provided by Sharp.  To determine what events you are registering your team for, please review the document.  If you have any questions about the information in the document please contact Monique Sharp at missharpie@sbcglobal.net or 877.742.7780.  Each category has 3 age/grade level divisions:  Division 1 is for 8th grade and below, Division 2 is for 6th grade and below and Division 3 is for 4th grade and below.  

By way of example, if you plan to register a Division 1 show cheer team, a Division 2 dance team and a Division 3 hip hop team, you would be completing three registration forms and emailing all three to Nick Galvan at nickgalvan@onfiya.org ON OR BEFORE Friday April 29, 2016.  You will send in payment to FIYA in the amount of $195 (3 teams multiplied by $65) at PO Box 451373, Los Angeles, CA 90045 ON OR BEFORE Friday April 29, 2016.  All specific questions about spirit performances should be directed to Monique Sharp at missharpie@sbcglobal.net or 877.742.7780

Spirit Competition - Pictures

In front of a packed house at St. Mary’s Academy in Inglewood on Friday FIYA held its 2015 Spirit Competition. Seventeen different performances from nine schools made for an exciting night for all involved, with St. John Chrysostom defending their overall championship. Thanks so much to Sharp International for helping us run the event, and check out our Facebook page for more pictures.

Inaugural FIYA Spirit Competition


FIYA held its first ever Spirit Competition Friday before a packed house at St. Mary's Academy in Inglewood. All the teams put on an excellent show, with St. John Chrysostom taking the prize for best overall performance.

Special thanks to Sharp International for contributing so much time, expertise, and effort in making it a memorable experience for all involved.

Scroll down for some pictures and click here to see even more on our Facebook page.