MGCCC Cheer clinics and tryouts

MGCCC Cheer clinics and tryouts

A single tryout date is scheduled for April 16, starting at 8 a.m. Tryouts will continue until completion, with a scheduled lunch break.  Attire for tryouts should consist of white fitted top (girls), white fitted tees (guys), navy shorts, and preferably cheerleading shoes. No loose-fitting or baggy tops. Game-day ready make-up and hair should be worn, with hair all up with a ribbon/bow and pearl earrings only. No additional jewelry is accepted. Email Coach Christy Bowman for more information at christy.bowman@mgccc.edu

 

There are four stunt clinics scheduled: Feb. 21, 4-7 p.m.; March 6, 4-7 p.m.; March 25, 9 a.m.-noon; and April 3, 4-7 p.m. Candidates must attend at least two of them. The clinics will be held at South Elite Cheer Gym (329 First Street N., Wiggins). Each clinic costs $5, payable by cash or check made out to South Elite Cheer.

 

Potential cheerleaders must print and fill out the MGCCC application packet and the release form from South Elite Cheer before the first clinic they attend.

 

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

All-girl

  • Shoulder Stand
  • Walk in liberty/pop off/full down
  • An advanced stunt (to show flexibility)

Co-ed

  • Shoulder stand
  • Toss hands/press extension/pencil down
  • An advanced stunt

Tumbling requirement

  • Standing back handspring or tuck

Tumbling recommended 

  • Running tumbling (minimum round-off back handspring or anything advanced)
Download the MGCCC application packet: http://www.mgcccbulldogs.com/x/2pahh
Download the South Elite Cheer release form: http://www.mgcccbulldogs.com/x/igq4y