Who knew Chrissy Teigen has such school spirit?
The Bring the Funny host, 34, opened up about her time as a high school cheerleader on Tuesday, sharing a throwback photo of her posing with her pom-poms on her Instagram.
According to the star, she felt like taking a stroll down memory lane after watching Netflix’s Cheer, a documentary series that profiles the cheerleaders at Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas.
“watching cheer on Netflix got me reminiscing about how i sucked at cheerleading almost as much as I sucked at doing my brows,” she captioned the picture, which appears to be taken during Teigen’s time as a student at Snohomish High School in Washington. “Truly no idea how I made this team.”
She continued, “The best part is they claimed there was no JV/varsity but one squad got to cheer for basketball and football and the other (mine) got volleyball and wrestling.”
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watching cheer on Netflix got me reminiscing about how i sucked at cheerleading almost as much as I sucked at doing my brows. Truly no idea how I made this team. The best part is they claimed there was no JV/varsity but one squad got to cheer for basketball and football and the other (mine) got volleyball and wrestling. I still remember my mat cheers though. Go fight win baby. Go fight win
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“I still remember my mat cheers though,” Teigen added. “Go fight win baby. Go fight win.”
Not only was the nostalgic shot a blast from the past for Teigen, but it also got other celebrities reminiscing about their cheerleading days.
“I only signed up to be a cheerleader for the snacks at practices ” model Tess Holliday shared in the comments. “at least our eyebrows have come a longggg way & are the real MVP’s here ”
“Soooooo who was the team braider??” Gabrielle Union — who starred in the iconic cheerleading movie, Bring It On — commented, referring to the braids seen on one of Teigen’s classmates.
Teigen previously touched on being a cheerleader in 2017 when she visited her old high school in her hometown of Snohomish, Wash. While touring the premises with husband John Legend, the Cravings author shared a photo of her former team on Instagram.
“Go ladies!” she wrote alongside the yearbook picture.
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Though Teigen may no longer be a cheerleader, she is still very much looking forward to the upcoming Super Bowl.
The mom-of-two tested some new recipes for her food blog Friday, sharing a video of son Miles Theodore, 1, sampling her culinary creations on Instagram.
“Miles, do you like it?” Teigen asked the …read more