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Cheer, Dance Auditions This Weekend

Randolph-Macon College vs. Hampden-Sydney College
Randolph-Macon College vs. Hampden-Sydney College

ASHLAND, Va. - Auditions for the 2016-2017 Yellow Jackets Cheerleaders and Yellow Jackets Dance Team take place THIS Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16.


   Time:      6-9pm  

   Place:     Brock Center

   What:     Practice for candidates to learn material

                   Tumble/Jumps/Stunts for cheer candidates

                   Spins/Leaps for Dance Candidates

  To wear:   Comfortable cheer or dance workout clothing; appropriate shoes; hair out of the face


  Time:        8:00am                    Registration

                   8:30am-2:00pm     Practice continues, evaluations take place beginning around 12:00pm.

  Place:       Brock Center  ** unless it's raining. Then meet at Brock and an alternate location will be announced at that time. 

  What:        Candidates for each team will continue learning material, perfect and get final pointers on the needed skills for their evaluation.               

  To wear:    ALL candidates should wear black or a dark color on the bottom (shorts or dance pants) and as plain as possible white tank, sports bra or t-shirt on top. 

                      CHEER candidates should wear hair in high ponytail with a cheer bow. Make-up should be like competition day. 

                      DANCE candidates can wear hair down but it must be out of the face. Make-up should also be like performance/competition day. 

Candidates are welcome to spend the night with a current team member if that makes travel to or from easier or just to have the experience. Please let me know ASAP so that I can start the official process for permission for you to stay with our Student Housing office. There is no fee for this. 
For in-coming freshmen who may have family/friends bringing you here: the practices are open but the evaluations are closed, so family and friends have permission to stay and I can discuss with them their options during these hours. 
If there are any questions, please contact head coach Susan Cassidy at [email protected].