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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Cheer Tryout Information

September 22, 2020

Future Cheerleaders,

Basketball Season Will Start in January: It’s not too Late to try out!!!

The tryout with consist of two parts. The video and a Zoom interview. The Zoom meeting date and time will be sent to you. When I get the ZOOM information, I will send you your time.

The video consists of floor cheer, sideline cheer, jumps, dance and the motions. If you are interested in trying out, please get an application from the school office or contact coach Walker 217-741-6220. I will send you the tryout video. The video will give you a chance to practice and be ready for your Zoom tryout.

Each girl will be given a jump and motion sheet

Tumbling can get you extra points.

When you receive your time slot for the interview , make sure to check in 5 minutes prior to your time. Don’t forget to STRETCH!!!

You will need to send a head shot and tryout video to me by September 27th.No filters or side pictures. Send to jrwalker1962@gmail.com or text to 217-741-6220

**The order of tryout will be the same as the video.

**There will be myself and 3 other judges.

** Be ready to introduce yourself and say why you want to be a Grant General Cheerleader!!!

** Tryout attire includes:

   **Black shorts or leggings

   **Plain White T Shirt

No graphics:

  **white no show shocks

  **hair pulled up in a high ponytail and bow

Teams will be announced  October 13th.

**If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email or text me.