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ABC 13 reports that 11-year-old Makayla Fallaw of Tomball, Texas has been kicked off her cheerleading team after refusing to straighten her hair. Even though she's been cheering since she was four and can do back flips, her curly hair is unacceptable at Woodlands Elite Cheer, which is run by Kevin Tonner, a guy with this facial hair:

Smooth business on top, ragged party on the bottom.
Smooth business on top, ragged party on the bottom.

According to Makayla's mom, Jenny, she found out after her daughter joined the team that she'd be required to straighten her hair during competitions:

Sources: ABC 13