LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) - Lowndes High School is facing fines for cheerleading infractions.
The Georgia High School Association fined the school for violating coaching regulations.
The School must pay a $500 fine and the cheer squad was put on a "severe warning status."
That means future infractions could mean more serious penalties.
Lowndes employed a community coach that was unsupervised at some of the games.
A community coach is someone who not employed by the school who has taken classes to coach an athletic team.
Regulations state those coaches must always have supervision by a professional educator.
The school admitted to allowing the coach at some events without a supervisor present.
Administrators say they are complying with GHSA.