Skyhawk Cheerleading | Fran Spears - Head Coach
Coach Spears became the Head Coach for the UTM Cheer Squad in 2000. Spears believes that coaching is a continuous learning journey and something that is very motivational and inspirational. She is constantly looking at new ways to make improvements and bring talented young ladies to cheer at UT Martin.
In addition to coaching at UTM Spears is also a teacher at Martin Middle School. Coach Spears is a 6-time, three back-to-back, National Championship Coach of the Martin Middle School Cheerleaders. Winning the National Cheerleaders Association (NCA) Large Middle School competition in 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, and the UCA Small Jr. High Division in 2010 and 2011; she has competed at the national level since 1990.
Coach Spears attended the University of Tennessee at Martin where she earned a bachelor's degree in education and a Master's Degree in administration and supervision. Spears is AACCA certified.
If you are a senior and looking for a school to cheer at Coach Spears hope that you will consider UT Martin. UT Martin could be the place for you. The university offers strong academic programs in a vibrant, exciting campus community.
Please take the time out to visit www.utm.edu to learn about all the activities that are happening on campus.
Thank you for visiting the UTM Cheer website and if at any time you have any questions you are encouraged to contact Coach Spears by phone or email.