Lacy Stancil- Owner
Lacy grew up in Cullman, AL and graduated from Cullman High School in 2004.  She then attended the University of Alabama where she obtained her degree in Secondary Education Mathematics.  After graduation she married her high school sweet heart, Josh Stancil. They now have 3 beautiful girls together.  
In 2010, Lacy followed God's direction and opened Victory Cheer Academy with her husband Josh. Her goal when coaching is to be a positive role model while helping each athlete achieve their goals.  Lacy's first passion was traditional school cheer.  She loves helping teams achieve their goals no matter if it is to have an awesome pep rally or to be National Champions. She has choreographed several winning youth routines along with Middle School and High School gameday and traditional routines.  She has helped many teams qualify for the AHSAA State Championship Competition and the UCA National HIgh School Championship. In addition, she has coached 3 State Championship teams, 1 State Runner Up, several top 10 UCA National Championship teams, and a top 3 finish in the World School Championship.  She has also developed a love for All Star Cheer. She has coached several teams to 1st place finishes, Grand Champion honors, and National Titles.  She is USA Cheer Certified, USASF Level 6 Credentialed, CPR Certified, and an Accredited Interscholastic Coach
Josh Stancil- Owner
 
Josh graduated from Cullman High School in 2005.  He earned a degree from the University of Alabama in Healthcare Administration.  He is the Children's Pastor at Temple Baptist Church.  He continues his passion to influence the lives of today's youth by coaching at VCA.  Since he started coaching in 2010, he has developed a love for coaching the sport and the true athleticism involved with it. His passion comes from helping all athletes reach a skill level they never imagined through his enouraging and technique driven coaching style. He has coached several teams to achieve their goals at the regional, state and national level.  He has helped coached 3 state championship teams, 1 state runner up, several top 10 UCA NHSCC finishes, and a top 3 World School Finish.  He enjoys coaching the VCA all star teams and has proven his success with multiple 1st place finishes, Grand Champion teams, and national titles.  He is USA Cheer Certified, USASF Level 6 Credentialed, CPR Certified, and a Certified Interscholastic Coach.    

 

 
 
   
Madison Ballard- Front Desk Manager
 
Madison graduated from West Point High School in 2019.  She is pursuing her degree in Secondary Education.  She is the smiling face that will greet you when entering VCA, the helpful voice you hear on the phone, and the person who can help you with any questions about your account or enrollments. 
 
 



 

Instructors

Chloe Rea Echols
Assistant Coach
Daisy Sides
Assistant Coach
Emily Acosta
Head Coach
Emily Newman
Assistant Coach
Josh Stancil
Head Coach
Kayla Quick
Assistant Coach
Kendall Simpson
Head Coach
Kimberly Benitez
Head Coach
Krislyn Scroggins
Assistant Coach
Lacy Stancil
Head Coach
Raven Adams
Assistant Coach