Injured Magic cheerleader in stable condition - CBS46 News

Injured Magic cheerleader in stable condition

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An Orlando Magic cheerleader was injured Tuesday night during a performance.

Jamie Wood, 31, reportedly suffered three vertebrae fractures and a broken rib.

There were no signs of neurological damage. She's expected to make a full recovery.

There has been a debate for some time whether cheerleading should be considered to be a sport or an activity.

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In October, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended that cheerleading should be designated a sport at the high school and collegiate levels.

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