2022 - 2023 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: February 21st and February 22nd 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, February 23rd from  3:00 – 4:30 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 February 24th, 2023 at 8:00 am. 

     

    Note:  ALL paperwork must be uploaded to Register My Athelete prior to tryouts.

     

     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 Feb. 21 and Feb. 22 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 on February 27th at 5pm in the Media Center.
    • Practice will start on February 28th at 6:30am in the MPR.