MSU Cheerleader Tryouts



COED (Sample Agenda):

Date: April 25, 2015
Location: Don Flatt Gym (Located on campus in DL Ligon Coliseum)
Times: 9-10:00am: Business Meeting, 10-12:30pm: Clinic (Learning Material), 1:30pm 'till finished
Dress Attire: Wear Sports Bra, black spanks, bow for tryouts and t-shirt.
For more information contact Sue Witherspoon at 940-397-4500 or email sue.witherspoon@mwsu.edu.

Required Skills:
  • Tumbling (Standing and Running)
  • Jumps (at least level)
  • Stunts (Group, Coed, Two-Man)
Recommended:
  • Standing Tuck
  • Round Off Back Hand Spring Back/ Layout/ Full
  • Alternate Passes
  • Standing two to back/ layout
Group Stunts:
  • Full Up
  • Full Around
  • Switch ups
  • Back hand spring up/ Rewinds
  • Double down
Partner Stunts:
  • Toss hands/ Shoulders
  • Toss Target
  • Lib
Coed and Group Stunt Flyers:
  • Lib, Arabesque, Heel Stretch (Over Stretch), Scorpion, scale
  • Toss hands/target
Baskets:
  • Toe-touch, Kick Double, Tuck, X-out, Full, Double Full

 

ALL-GIRL (Sample Agenda):

Date: April 26, 2015
Location: Don Flatt Gym (Located on campus in DL Ligon Coliseum)
Times: 9-10:00am: Business Meeting, 10-12:30pm: Clinic (Learning Material), 1:30pm 'till finished
Dress Attire: Wear sports bra, black shorts, bow for tryouts and t-shirt.
For more information contact Sue Witherspoon at 940-397-4500 or email sue.witherspoon@mwsu.edu.

Required:
  • Cheer or Dance Experience
  • Sharp Motions
  • Level Jumps
  • Ability to lead a crowd
Recommended:
  • Stunt experience: Prep, extension, lib
  • Tumbling: Back Handspring
  • Jumps: Toe Touch, Pike, Hurdler

 

MASCOT TRYOUTS
Mascot tryouts will follow. They need to be there by 4:00pm with prepared skit.