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2016-2017 Season



The Rice Cheerleading Squad is a small co-ed team that cheers at all home football games, men’s and women’s home basketball games, and women’s home volleyball games. The squad promotes campus-wide school spirit and game attendance throughout the year and also participates in several community service activities.

Please contact Coach Morgan Yarbrough at myarbrough092@gmail.com, Coach Kylie Pflieger at kwitherel@gmail.com,  Captain Olivia Nixon-Hemelt at oln1@rice.edu, or Captain Allie Porter at aap10@rice.edu with any questions.

ANNOUNCEMENT: We will be hosting a youth cheer clinic for elementary students on Saturday, January 28th 2017. Participants will learn routines that afternoon and will perform them at the Rice Men’s Basketball game that evening. Parents may pay for their child’s participation here:  Cheer Clinic Tickets. Tickets are $40 and includes ticket, t-shirt, pre-game clinic, and lunch. Our team is excited to work with your daughters!