LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Big Blue Nation will be well-represented at the Olympics this winter.

Last night, USA CHEER announced the University of Kentucky's Co-ed Cheer team was chosen to represent the U-S during the 2018 Olympic Games in South Korea.

The cheerleaders will perform at awards ceremonies, Olympic venues, parades, closing ceremonies, and more.

While they will not be competing in the Olympics, the Cats will participate in a world championship while in South Korea.