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Cheerleading

The Texas Lutheran University Cheerleaders and Mascot are part of the Texas Lutheran University Athletics Department. The Cheerleaders are dedicated to encouraging and promoting school spirit and boosting school pride. The squad participates at all home (and selected away) football and basketball games, including all playoff events, as well as various school activities and events in the community representing TLU.

 

TLU Tryouts for the 2019-2020 school year
 
Please submit a letter of interest and a tryout video to TLU care of Ashley Spahn Cheer Coach by May 17, 2019.
 
The video should include: 
 
- A toe touch, a pike, and a 3 jump combination of your choice. 
- A cheer of your choice (looking for vocal inflection, motion placement, technique and sharpness) 
- The TLU fight song dance (located on TLU Cheer social media pages, links provided if needed e-mail awinters@tlu.edu)
- The acknowledgment page of the TLU Cheer Constitution signed by the candidate
(TLU Cheer Constitution - pdf to download)

*Optional (Judged, but not required)
 

-Any standing and/or running tumbling skills multiple skills/passes are ok. (It's preferable to have these on a dead mat, or outdoor surface, not a spring floor)
 
Deadline for Fall Tryout is May 17, 2019. 
 
All new and returning TLU Cheerleaders MUST be available the week before Fall move in for team bonding and camp.
 
For information regarding Cheer Try-outs please contact:
 
Ashley Spahn, Cheer Coach
Email: awinters@tlu.edu