2021-2022 Tryout Requirements and information

  • Thank you for your interest in trying out for cheerleading.  In this packet, you will find the following tryout information.  

    • Cheer Tryout Practices: October 25th and October 26th, 2021 from 3:00- 4:30pm in the MPR. Tryout material will be taught during this time. It is expected that you attend both days to learn tryout material.
    • Tryouts:  Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from  3:00 – 4:15 pm in the MPR.  
      • All tryouts will be closed to parents or spectators.  
      • Results will be posted on the Canyon Springs Spirit line website and room 603 and 601 by number on October 28th, 2021 at 8:00 am. 

    The following MUST BE turned in BEFORE you can participate:   


    • Completed Application Form (Bushnell/Seeger)


    Note:  The deadline for turning in ALL paperwork is no later than October 24th 2021.



     What to Expect & Things to Know 

    Selection will be based on the following:

    • A cheer and dance that will be taught to the participants on Oct.25th and 26th from 3:00-4:30.
    • A toe touch (required) 
    • An individual choice of second jump 
    • Tumbling is not required but highly recommended! 
    • Grades 
    • Character

    What do you wear to tryouts?

    • Clinic and Tryout Attire: MUST FOLLOW Canyon Springs Dress Code 
    • Appropriate shoes and white socks—cheer/athletic shoes for cheer 
    • Hair fully pulled back in a ponytail (NO bangs)
    • No jewelry (facial or body), long natural nails, artificial nails, distracting make-up or hair style

    What happens if I make the team?

    • If you make the team there will be a mandatory Spiritline meeting via zoom on November 1st, 2021 at 5:30 pm via zoom.
    • Practice will start on November 2nd,  at 6:15 am in the MPR.