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Springfield, IL 62702
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Pom Pons Tryout

May 4, 2009
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Pom Pons tryout information and forms

Poms tryouts are open to all Lanphier students as well as incoming freshman. Students wishing to be a member of the 2009-2010 Pom Pon team must attend all tryout clinics on Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tryouts are on Saturday, May, 9 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the main gym. Tryout packets are due the first day (May 7) of clinics. If students have any questions please contact Kelly Newman at 217-725-0232.

The following information will be helpful as you prepare for Pom tryouts. We will be looking for:

  • Hard work and willingness to try
  • Spirit, energy, enthusiasm and crowd appeal!!!
  • Proper pom technique and sharp motions
  • Proper dance technique
  • Flexibility
  • Showmanship and professionalism
  • Toe touches
  • Splits (Right and Left)
  • Full turn (pirouette)
  • A positive attitude and spirit, which reflects upon the pride of Lanphier Poms