Staff

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Coach Tracie


Position: Owner & Team Coach
Years with Infinity: 11
About:
Tracie is the Co-Founder and owner of Infinity Allstars. Tracie fell in love with the sport of Cheerleading early in life and cheered for 9 years throughout her childhood. She began her coaching career in cheerleading at Jax Beach Pop Warner in 1994, where she coached for 10 years and was known as one of the “Premier Cheerleading Coaches”, as she had many record breaking 1st place finishes for the Jax Beach Association. After ten years of Pop Warner, Tracie began to pursue her dream of opening a Competitive Cheerleading and Dance Gym which led to the doors of Infinity Allstars being opened in April of 2004. Tracie oversees all of the staff, athletes, and parents at the gym.


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Aftan Sparkman

Position: Owner, Programs Director, Team Coach
Years with Infinity: 11
About:
Aftan, daughter of Tracie, is the Co-Founder and owner of Infinity, as well as the Programs Director. Aftan has had many years of cheerleading experience, beginning at the age of 8 with Pop Warner and continuing on to cheer for Fletcher Middle, as well as the J.V. and Varsity cheer squads at Fletcher High School, and the Varsity Dance Team. She also has 3 years of Allstar Cheerleading and Dance experience.
Aftan has 13 years of coaching experience; 5 years at Pop Warner, 10 years at Infinity, and 4 years of teaching dance and cheerleading at Jacksonville Country Day School.
Aftan graduated from UNF with a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. Aside from being the Programs Director at Infinity where she oversees each program that we offer, Aftan is also a head cheerleading coach.


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Terry Skeens

Position: All-Star Director, Team Coach, Tumbling Instructor, Strength and Conditioning Coach
Years with Infinity: 4
About:
This is Terry's third season with Infinity and he holds the role as our Allstar Cheerleading Director, Choreographer, Team Coach, and Strength and Conditioning Coach. Terry began cheering in 1999 and started coaching in 2000. As the former Allstar Director for Florida Elite Allstars in 05-09, and ACX Allstars from 09-11, Terry holds over 200 National and State titles as a coach. In his years of cheering for High School and at Trinity Valley College on a full scholarship, Terry received many awards ; 2 time high school All-American, Collegiate All-American, 2 time High School National Partner Stunt Champion, and 3 time Adult Partner Stunt Champion. As a head CTC staff member for 4 years Terry was also recognized as "Most improved" Staffer in 2002 and "Staffer of the Year" in 2004. While working in the competitive cheerleading business for the past 11 years Terry has also received numerous choreography awards, 2 Collegiate National Titles as a coach, a chance to work with All American Cheer and Dance for the 2005 NFL Pro bowl in Hawaii, and 5 bids to the USASF Cheerleading Worlds.


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Courtney Wilkerson


Position: Gymnastics Director, Tumbling Instuctor, Team Coach
Years with Infinity: 3
About:
Courtney Wilkerson is an incredible addition to Infinity Allstars, bringing a strong background of both cheer and gymnastics. Born in Port Jervis, New York, gymnastics was her first love, starting at age three. Moving with her family to North Florida when she was seven, she continued to train for over 11 years and competed for five. She graduated from Duncan U. Fletcher High School, right in our own backyard. Pop Warner was her first introduction to the cheerleading world and she quickly made the jump to All-Star teams, competing for four years, as well as participating/competing as an adult on an Open team. She learned early to combine her passions; competing and coaching, landing her first coaching job at age 15, culminating over eight years experience. She has done everything from lead pre-school gymnastics programs to coach All-Star cheer, to serve as the Head Team Gymnastics coach. Courtney is currently the head of our Gymnastics Program, as well as a coach of our Tiny Cheerleading team, and a weekly tumbling instructor. she had many record breaking 1st place finishes for the Jax Beach Association.


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Bre Hull


Position: Team Coach & Tumble Instructor
First Year with Infinity Allstars
About:
This is Bre's first year with Infinity Allstars and she is so excited to join our growing family. Bre began her cheerleading career with Pop Warner when she was 12 years old. She spent four years on Varsity at her high school, where she served as captain her Junior and Senior year. Bre spent 2 years cheering competitively before she went on to college. Bre graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology. While in college, Bre worked for the American Championships where she traveled the United States working at competitions as a USASF certified safety and deduction judge.


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Amanda Grainger

Position: Team Coach
Years with Infinity: 2
Experience:
7 Years as a Rec Cheerleader (through 7th Grade)
A.C. Reynols Middle, JV, and Varsity Cheerleader
UNC Cheerleader 2002-2006
Cheersport and Universal Spirit Staff
2 Year Pop Warner Coach
Graduated from UNC w/ Public Relations Degree
Certified Elementary Teacher
Currently teaches VPK and Middle School students


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Shannon Spanier

Position: Cheer Coach 
Years with Infinity: 8th Season
About: 

Shannon is a West Palm Beach, Fl native who moved to Jacksonville in 2005 to attend Jacksonville University. Before cheering for JU, Shannon cheered 8 years with Wellington All-Stars in Wellington, Fl. She holds an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and a Masters degree in Sport Management. Shannon is a Health teacher and Athletic Director at James Weldon Johnson College Prep Middle School. 


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Cynthia Abreu

Position: Gym Administrator
Years with Infinity: 2nd Season (9yrs as an Infinity Parent)
About:

Cynthia joined the gym officially mid-season of 2013.  Her daughter cheered for the gym since the age of 9 & continued until she graduated.  Cynthia loves the sport of cheer & enjoys the family & friends that she has made over the years w/ the Infinity Family.


Erin Rose

Position: Gymnastics, Cheer, & Tumble Coach
Years with Infinity: 1

About: 

This is Erin’s first year with Infinity All-Stars. Erin has over 15 years of experience in both competitive cheerleading and gymnastics. Throughout most of her cheerleading career, she cheered for the Spirit Central All-­Star level 5 team, located in Massachusetts . For college, Erin was recruited by the University of Maryland Competitive Cheer Team, where she served as a captain and became a two-time National Champion at the collegiate level. Erin has years of experience coaching at the pop warner, high school, all-star, and collegiate levels. She has also directed several cheer, dance, and tumbling clinics.  Erin places emphasis on the fundamentals and fine details of cheering, and she has a passion for helping athletes to perfect the techniques of tumbling and stunting.


Shelli Loveday

Position: Cheer Coach
Years with Infinity: 
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Nick Johnson

Position: Gymnastics & Tumble Coach
First Year with Infinity 
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