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2016-17 Cheer and Dance and Buzz the Mascot Tryout Information

Cheer team on the football field
Cheer team on the football field

ASHLAND,Va.-- Cheerleading and Dance Team tryouts are tentatively scheduled for Friday, April 15 from 6-9pm and Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 8am-5pm.  Tryout practices and evaluations will likely be held inside the Brock Center.  Tryouts for Buzz the Mascot will take place on Saturday beginning at 3pm.

Cheerleaders or dancers wishing to try out for the teams should complete the appropriate registration form located at the links below and email it to Head Coach Susan Cassidy at [email protected] prior to tryouts.

Cheerleading Registration Form

Dance Registration Form

Friday evening, candidates will learn most of the material they'll need for evaluations. On Saturday that material will be reviewed and added to. Cheer candidates will also work on tumbling, jump and stunt skills. Dance candidates will work on spin, leap and flexibility skills.

Buzz candidates will wear the costume during their tryout. Candidates should come prepared with a :30-1:00 routine to music of the candidate's choosing which the candidate will also provide (we'll have an aux cord and a speaker). Candidates will be asked to act out various game play or crowd scenarios. Candidates may bring props. We will have RMC signs and pom poms which also may be used.

Any questions should be forwarded to Head Coach Susan Cassidy at [email protected]