Fairfield County cheerleading teams will be the focus of MSG Varsity's The Cheering Life: 2012 Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference Cheerleading Championships. The 90-minute special will air Sunday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. on MSG Varsity, Cablevision's iO TV.

The show will highlight 17 Connecticut high school cheering squads competing for the all-around title -- featuring interviews, full routine coverage and awards presentations. New Canaan High School's cheerleading squad will be featured.

"We are thrilled to air the FCIAC Cheerleading Championships for the third year in a row and to share the student-athletes' hard work with their communities," Michael Lardner, senior vice president and executive producer of MSG Varsity, said.

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MSG Varsity's "The Cheering Life: 2012 FCIAC Cheerleading Championships" is produced by Ace-Award and Emmy-winning producer Martin Ehrlich. MSG Varsity's Keith Irizarry and Kelli Tennant serve as hosts of the special.

To view team and competition photos from the FCIAC Championships visit www.msgvarsity.com.

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