HMS CHEER TRYOUTS MAY 21-23, 3:20-5:00. The team will be posted Friday, May 24th.
Due to Mrs. Martin OR mrs. BECK by FRIDAY, MAY 17th:
Make sure you follow the list of instructions below!!! If it is listed in RED it is YOUR responsibility to complete it! If you have an issue, please email Mrs. Martin or Mrs. Beck ASAP!
What to expect...
Tryouts will be held Tuesday, May 21st -Thursday, May 23rd. Prospective cheerleaders should be picked up PROMPTLY at 5:00, although final day could run a little longer.
Tryout material will consist of a cheer, chant and dance. Prospective cheerleaders will also be evaluated in stunting and tumbling. Teacher evaluations will also count toward your overall score.
Cheerleading is like a puzzle. We must construct a team with the pieces that have the best fit. Just as you can't have a football team of all quarterbacks, you can't have a cheer squad with all fliers. It takes the right mix of fliers, bases and backspots to have a strong squad.
Please remember, evaluations are never easy for a panel of judges or coaches. Much thought and consideration is given to each individual before the final selection is made. If you are not selected, contact Mrs. Martin or Mrs. Beck. We can share with you information that might improve your next tryout. What we will not do is discuss other candidates!
What should I wear?
Appropriate attire is very important. You are not required to go purchase new clothing, shoes, bows, etc. You will need
On evaluation day we discourage any clothing that advertises that you are/were a cheerleader. We do advise you come in:
Tips & Pointers
Make the most of cheer tryouts. Here are some tips and pointers!
Do you need some pointers on jumps? Try this link.
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