DOVER, Del. – Wesley College Director of Athletics Mike Drass has announced that Dayna Hinton will take over as head cheerleading coach for the 2012-13 season. The current dance director of Dream Allstars in Gaithersburg, Md., Hinton replaces Akia Jenkins who resigned earlier this summer.
In addition to her role with the Dream Allstars, Hinton has also served as the varsity and junior varsity cheerleading coach at several schools in Montgomery County, Md., for the last seven years. Prior to Dream, Hinton was the dance director and cheerleading coach at Xtreme Athletics in Rockville, Md.
A native of Harrington, Del., Hinton was a member of the University of Maryland's cheerleading squad from 2003 to 2005 and was named the Terrapins' Most Improved Cheerleader in 2004. She also was awarded as an M-Club member.