Forty-eight New Milford girls, their coaches and families are celebrating honors they earned last week at the Pop Warner national cheerleading competition in Orlando, Fl.

The New Milford Bulls' cheerleaders distinguished themselves by earning a first place, a third place and a fourth place nationally for the three teams representing the local program.

For the story and team photos, see Page S17 and visit www.newmilfordspectrum.com.