The cheerleading team will participate in a variety of activities such as community service and fundraisers. Cheerleaders are responsible for cheering at the home football and basketball games, practices - which are held at least three times a week, and organized morning workouts. The team will also begin competing in the 2014 - 2015 season. As a cheerleader for Western State Colorado University, one must be dedicated and determined and be prepared to work to their full potential at ALL times.
Skill requirements necessary to be considered a Western Cheerleader:
Tumbling and Pike
Standing Back Handspring
Round-Off Back Handspring
Jumps and Toe Touch
Front, Right and Left hurdler
Jump Sequences and Stunting
Fliers: Toss to hands (coed), Lib, Heel Stretch, Arabesque, Scale, Full Down, Toe Touch Basket Toss
Bases/Back spots: Ability to correctly base or back spot all stunts listed above
Interested in joining the team? Looking to be a part of something BIG? Check out the Tryout Information Packet. Be sure to use the communication info below to connect with the awesome team leaders and coaches.
Head Cheerleading Coach Amy Jacobs or 404-886-4408
Student Leader/Team President Moorea Wood or 619-961-5525
Club Sports Director Duncan Callahan or 970-943-3061