Our Coaches

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MKilar Otte

Varsity and Competition Coach

I’m MKilar Otte. I’m from Hays KS. I was a gymnast for 12 years. I cheered from middle school up to college. I cheered at KU for 2 years until I broke my ankle. I ran a boys gymnastics program while in high school. My favorite tumbling pass is a front tuck step out round off backhand spring full.

Maddie Hays

JV Coach

My name is Maddie Hays, and I will be the JV coach for this upcoming season! I also teach 7th grade social studies at Indian Hills. I am super excited for this season and getting to work with you all!

Laura Buckman

Freshman Coach and Program Director

I'm Laura Buckman. I have been coaching cheerleading for 13 years. I am the Freshman Cheer Coach and Program Director at East, and I teach Spanish at Indian Hills. I absolutely love coaching cheerleading. Go Lancers!


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