Sydney Dobson, a 17-year-old senior at LaRue County High School, competed May 1 at the U.S. All Star Federation Cheerleading Worlds Competition at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla.
Her squad, Lexington-based Kentucky All-Stars, took fourth out of more than 30 squads in the small senior limited coed, level 5 division.
The prestigious competition hosted squads from around the nation and Canada, Great Britain and Japan.
Sydney is the daughter of Dennis and Missy Dobson of Hodgenville. She plans to attend the University of Kentucky after graduation.