Tryout Info

Cheerleading at Rice University!

2017-2018 CHEERLEADER TRYOUT INFORMATION

RICE UNIVERSITY TRYOUTS

WHEN: CLINIC AUG 22, AUG 24, CHECK-IN AT 7:30PM TRYOUTS AUG 26 CHECK-IN AT 9:00AM

TEAM MEETING WILL FOLLOW AFTER ANNOUNCING THE NEW TEAM

LOCATION: TUDOR FIELDHOUSE- FOX GYM

If you are unable to attend tryouts, please contact Coach for further instructions.

All candidates will need the following:

  •       Signed tryout waiver

ATTIRE: Wear navy, white, gray, or black colors for tryouts!

Females: Wear white t-shirts, black shorts, and a large white bow(if applicable). For the actual tryout: All girls need to have game day makeup (heavy make-up) with red lips. No long nails or colored nails!

Males: White t-shirt, black shorts, and shoes.

All Returners: Plain t-shirts and sports bras, no Rice gear. 

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN,  WE NEED YOUR ATHLETICISM AND POSITIVE ATTITUDE!

 

Tryout Process (Clinics 1 &2)

Videos will be posted Aug 22

Game day material

Louie Louie – dance

Chant – G-O Come on, Owls! Let’s go!

Fight song

  •      Rice Fight Song 

Fight for Rice, Rice fight on, loyal sons arise.

The Blue and Gray for Rice today, comes breaking through skies.

Fight, fight, fight!

Stand and cheer, Drink more beer, Sammy leads the way.

Onward go! to crush the foe, we’ll fight for Blue and Gray

 

Tryouts

You will tumble in (or spirit), execute two jumps, and perform the chant individually. Then you will be asked to come in again with your stunt group and execute a straight up extension.