Practice and Game Guidelines

  • Be on time (arrive early 1 hour before first game).
  • No jewelry of any kind.
  • No unsightly tattoos exposed, must be covered up.
  • No colored finger nail polish or fake nails, keep nails at athletic length.
  • Females-hair is to be pulled back.
  • Everyone-hair is to be of natural color.
  • Males-must be clean shaven or facial hair well groomed.
  • Everyone must maintain the same uniform look, females (includes hair ribbons)
  • Change into cheer shoes inside of building, never wear these outdoors.
  • Cheer gear to be worn by cheerleaders only, do not loan out to friends.
  • No cell phones allowed.
  • Safety is first priority.  There will be no stunting when cheer coach is not present.
  • No socializing with friends or cheerleaders while the game is in progress. 
  • No chewing gum or eating.
  • Keep cheer area picked up, clean of any debris.
  • The entire squad will ride to and from games together.
  • All squad members will help with the floor and cleaning up area after practice.
  • Report any injury to Cheer Advisor first, and then go to Training Room.
  • Smile!
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