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Teaching & Learning Center Room 232

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2431
Moscow, ID 83844-2431

Phone: 208-885-6757

Fax: 208-885-9494

Email: askjoe@uidaho.edu

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Vandal Cheer Tryouts

Vandal Cheer Requirements

Tryouts for Vandal cheer will take place April 22- 24, 2022. The application packet should be in a PDF document and is due April 15, 2022, at 11:59 PM PDT.

Women skill requirements:

  1. Tumbling:
    Standing back handspring
    Preferred- Standing Tuck or back handspring tuck
    Round off back handspring tuck or higher
    **Tumbling requirements may be waived if an individual has a strong stunting skillset.
  2. Stunting/Group Stunting:
    Extended Lib variations (heel stretch, arabesque, etc.)
    Full ups
    Pop offs from extensions/ liberties
    Switch Ups
  3. Right and Left kicks
  4. Right and left splits
  5. Sideline presence- showcasing rally style for at least 20 seconds in front of judging panel
  6. Other- Those trying out should showcase sharp sideline motions and light up the room when they perform. The coaching staff recommends watching recorded performances of the Vandal cheer team via YouTube or social media channels to get an idea of their sideline style.

Men skill requirements:

No experience is required for males- We look for overall potential.

  1. Tumbling:
    Preferred- standing back handspring or back tuck
  2. Partner Stunting:
    Preferred- Toss chair and Toss hands press extension
  3. Sideline presence- showcasing rally style for at least 20 seconds in front of judging panel

Questions?

If you have any questions regarding material feel free to email the coach at kdoman@uidaho.edu or call 208-885-7057.

Contact Us

Teaching & Learning Center Room 232

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2431
Moscow, ID 83844-2431

Phone: 208-885-6757

Fax: 208-885-9494

Email: askjoe@uidaho.edu

Meet the Staff Map