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Crimson Hawk Cheerleading Tryouts 2015

IUP Cheerleaders with Norm, the Crimson HawkWhere:

When:

  • Saturday, April 25, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

You will be asked to perform one dance and one chant at tryouts. Please follow us on Facebook (Crimson Hawks Cheerleading) and Twitter (@iupcheer1) for videos of tryout material. Before tryouts begin, you must state if you are trying out as a flyer, back, or base. Switching during tryouts is not permitted; please choose one.

Please note: IUP Cheerleading is not a competition squad. We do not participate in cheer/dance competitions. We perform at home football and basketball games and at several community and campus events throughout the year.

If you have any questions about our squad or tryouts, please e-mail IUP Cheerleading Coach Jennifer Dowling Cogley at jenniferdowling10@yahoo.com

Attire

  • Please wear a t-shirt or tank top, cheer shorts, and cheer shoes.  
  • Please have your hair done “competition style” with a bow. Make yourself stand out. 

Tumbling

  • You must throw a solid running tuck, with no spot, and a standing tuck, but may have a small one-handed spot.
  • Tumbling is on a dead cheer floor; additional points earned if thrown on the gym floor. There are no mats at football and basketball games.

Flyers

  • Must show all body positions. Looking for strong bows and scorpions.
  • Must show 360/full ups, express ups/tick tocks, and single/double downs from one-legged stunts.

Bases/Backs

  • Looking for strong backs and bases who can stunt with all sized flyers.
  • Must be able to base or back 360/full ups, express ups/tick tocks, and single/double downs from one-legged stunts.
  • Athletic Department
  • 660 S. 11th St.
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-4295
  • Fax: 724-357-3446
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.