Caila


Rookie - 2014

Hometown: Sunnyvale, TX

Occupation: Student

Education: Graphic & Web Design Major

Hobbies: Baking, Drawing, Playing Basketball, Watching Football, and Spending time with my family and my Golden Retriever Pixie

Dance Background & Experience: I have danced since I was three years old and have training in ballet, jazz, lyrical, tap, pom, hip hop and contemporary. I danced competively for 14 years and I was a varsity cheerleader in high school. I also had the honor of being a Jr. DCC for 3 years and performed in numerous halftimes with DCC. Most recently I was a member of the Texas Star Dancers. I have also taught dance classes and choreographed many routines for dance competitions.

Words to live by/favorite quote: "Satisfaction Leads to Failure"

Five words that describe you: Caring, Competitive, Creative, Driven, Sensitive

Favorites:

  • Former Player: Emmitt Smith
  • Movie: Forrest Gump and Grease
  • DFW Area Restaurant: Mi Cocina
  • Article of Clothing: Yoga Pants
  • Phone App: Instagram
  • Cartoon Character: Rapunzel
  • TV Show: Cake Boss and Dance Moms
  • Holiday: Christmas!
  • Charity: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Ice Cream: Vanilla Frozen Yogurt with Strawberries
  • Junk Food Weakness: Cookies and Cupcakes

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... That I'm partially blind in one eye!

Biggest Fear: Heights or Flying crickets!

What would be your superpower?: Mind Reader!

Dream Job: To own my own bakery!

Dream Vacation Destination: South Africa! So I can go cage diving with Great White Sharks and go on the ultimate Safari!

Why did you decide to audition for the DCC?: I decided to audition because ever since I was a little girl I've looked up to the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders! Also, I knew they were the best of the best so I wanted to be a part of the organization and be the role model that a little girl can look up to.

What are some of your DCC highlights?: Being able to share such a wonderful experience with so many amazing friends that had the same dream as me! Also, I love giving back to the community and being a DCC gives me the chance to do just that!

Advice for someone who dreams of becoming a DCC: I would say never give up on your dreams! If you think you are satisfied and you are ready to become a DCC, that is when you need to push even harder! Always believe that you can become better each and every day!