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Katie Doman, Head Coach

Physical Address:
1000 Paradise Creek St.
Moscow, ID 83844

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

Phone: 208-885-7057

Email: kdoman@uidaho.edu

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Vandal Cheer Tryouts

Vandal Cheer Requirements

Women

  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

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, contact the coach at kdoman@uidaho.edu or 208-885-7057.

Contact Us

Katie Doman, Head Coach

Physical Address:
1000 Paradise Creek St.
Moscow, ID 83844

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

Phone: 208-885-7057

Email: kdoman@uidaho.edu

Staff Directory