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2014-15 JMU Cheerleading Tryout Information
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Tryout Information 2014-15 Cheerleading Tryout Information


  • Friday April 18th - 5:30-9:30 p.m. - Convocation Center
  • Saturday April 19th - 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-7 p.m. - Convocation Center
Tryout attire:

Friday: Appropriate athletic attire.
Saturday: Black shorts, white tank top, white bow, hair half up

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Kelly Moore at cheer@jmu.edu.

2014-15 JMU Cheerleading Tryout Sports Medicine Information:

Returning Cheerleaders- No new paperwork or physical is needed for the April 2014 tryout.

Current JMU Students (already enrolled at JMU but not on the cheerleading squad)-  Email Stacy Rider at ridersx@dukes.jmu.edu to get the tryout paperwork and review the physical process by Thursday, April 17th.

Current High School Seniors- Need to have an actual physical form completed in the past 12 months.


Scroll down to see this year's requirements.

Requirements for 2014-15 Season  


 Co-Ed (Female):

  • Standing back handspring
  • Standing back tuck
  • Toe touch tuck
  • Round-off back handspring back tuck
  • Toss extention
  • Heel stretch full down (360)
  • Toss Stunt excluding an extension
  • Jumps
  • Dance Technique

Co-Ed (Male):

  • Toss Extension
  • Standing back tuck
  • Hands to transition stunt
  • One arm stunt (attempt)


  • Standing back handspring
  • Standing back tuck 
  • Toe touch back tuck
  • Round-off back handspring back tuck
  • Toss up platform (base and top)
  • One-lugged stunt variation, including a full down (base and top)
  • Optional stunt, excluding an extension

WHO CAN TRY OUT: All individuals must possess general athleticism, superior motions, crowd appeal, and a genuine love for cheerleading.  Try-out results will be based solely on skills and abilities, individuals that meet or exceed the requirements will have a greater chance at becoming members on the squad.  All possessing the requirements are encouraged to try out.  Must be accepted to JMU before trying out. 

 Please contact Coach Kelly at cheer@jmu.edu with any questions.

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