UMass Cheerleading Tryouts Set For May 9 at 10 a.m.
UMass Cheerleading Tryouts Set For May 9 at 10 a.m.
The UMass cheerleading team will hold its tryouts for the 2009-10 season at the Totman Gym on May 9-10 from 3 p.m.

The UMass cheerleading team will hold its tryouts for the 2009-10 season at the Totman Gym on May 9-10 from 3 p.m.

April 22, 2009

AMHERST, Mass. - The UMass cheerleading team will hold its tryouts for the 2009-10 season at the Totman Gym on May 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you have questions, please contact coach Robin Farr at robinf@admin.umass.edu.

Try outs for the 2009 fall season will take place in Totman Gym May 9th 10am - 3 p.m.

10:00AM-10:30AM

Registration and medical release forms completed. Medical release forms will be provided when you register. Please have proof of medical insurance with you. If you are under the age of 18 you will need to have a parent or legal guardian with you for registration.

10:30AM-12:00PM

At this time you will have an opportunity to work on stunting and tumbling skills required for tryouts.

1:00PM-3:00PM

Try outs will take place.

REQUIREMENTS

Standing tumbling: Standing back tuck /strong standing back handspring Series tumbling: Round off back handspring back tuck / strong round off back handspring Jumps: single toe touch, double toe touch, pike, hurdler (side/front), any two jump combination with no prep in between Stunts: All side bases and back spots will be required to base elite single leg stunts with double downs. All flyers will be required to show all single leg skills (stretch, aero, scale, scorp)

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT ROBIN FARR-HEAD CHEERLEADING COACH at robinf@admin.umass.edu