2016-2017 Ohio Cheerleading Tryout Info

Tryouts will take place on May 13th & 14th, 2016

Registration will begin on Friday, May 13th at 5:30pm. You will need to have the following paperwork; a copy of your insurance card, a copy of your acceptance letter to Ohio University, a physical form that was performed by a physician within the past 6 months (NCAA rule) and you will need to sign an assumption of risk waiver/release form. If you are not 18, a parent and/or guardian will need to sign the form. Paperwork will be kept by the University, so please make sure you bring copies of your information and not the original forms (acceptance letter and insurance card)

Tryout Clinic Times:

Friday, May 13th
5:30pm: Registration
6:00-9:00pm: Clinic

Saturday, May 14th
8:30-11:30am: Clinic
12:30pm: Warm-ups
1:00pm: Tryouts

Tryout Content: (Tryouts are for the Ohio University co-ed cheer team)

Flyers-minimum: Back Tuck, Back Handspring Back Tuck, Round-off Back Tuck (you will demonstrate the minimum tumbling skills in order to participate in tryout clinics) Bases-Prefer tumbling skills, but not required

Stunting is co-ed and will consist of the performance of your two best stunts. Difficulty and execution are built into the score, so you want to do your most difficult stunts that you can execute cleanly

Cheer & Dance
A Dance and Cheer will be taught at clinics

Ohio Colors
Females-Cheer shorts (no spandex underneath) form fitting shirts, hair pulled back, cheer shoes *please no lotion Males-Athletic shorts, t-shirt, and athletic shoes

If you have any questions or need any other information, please do not hesitate to call or email Tricia Perry at taggartt@ohio.edu or 740-593-1176.