In the Season 2 premiere, Alisha revamps the team's routine to prepare the girls for bigger events, including one in Huntsville, Texas, but their parents are worried by the addition of faster dance moves and more complicated tumbling passes just a week before the competition.
Alisha adds a difficult stunt following a narrow victory at Youth Silver's last competition. Meanwhile, a cheerleading magazine hosts a clinic at Cheer Time Revolution, and looks for girls to feature in an article; and the mothers start a weight-loss contest.
Youth Silver makes a mistake in Dallas that could put them in last place; Andrea plans a camping trip to get the moms to bond.
Alisha brings in a new coach to whip the team into shape after their first loss; Shannon has big plans for Ann and Michelle.
A return to Chicago may be in the offing for an elite group; Alisha faces a tough coaching decision; Andrea shares a tip for healing a burn.
uth Silver are in Chicago, where the competition is similar to what they'll face in the nationals. Meanwhile, Alisha worries about Kylie's injury getting worse; and the mothers enter a mud run that winds up taking an emotional toll on the participants.
Alisha and James are at odds over changing a routine a week before the national championships. Meanwhile, Bonnie accuses Andrea of spreading rumors; and Shannon shares tragic news.
The event Youth Silver has been training for all year; tragedy strikes when the girls take the stage.