TRAVEL CHEER

Travel (Football) Cheer: is for girls in 5th and 6th grade that are experienced in cheer and have mastered all cheer motions, are experienced in multiple cheer jumps, and have some level of experience with cheer stunts. The travel cheer squad will continue to build upon this baseline of skills by fine -tuning motions and jumps, and implementing stunts and tumbling into cheers and chants. The squad may also incorporate dance based upon the skill level of the squad. The Travel Cheer squad will cheer for 5th/6th grade travel football team. The season runs from August through November.

Travel (Basketball) Cheer: is for girls in 5th and 6th grade that are experienced in cheer and have mastered all cheer motions, are experienced in multiple cheer jumps, and have some level of experience with cheer stunts. The travel cheer squad will continue to build upon this baseline of skills by fine -tuning motions and jumps, and implementing stunts and tumbling into cheers and chants. The squad may also incorporate dance based upon the skill level of the squad. The Travel Cheer squad will cheer for 5th/6th grade travel basketball team. The season runs from November through January.

Expectations

Travel cheerleaders will be expected and master 50-75 chants and cheers; cheer jumps and motions. Cheerleaders will attend 1-2 practices weekly and attend all games scheduled by coach. Cheer squad will cheer at all home games and travel to away games that fall within Hamilton County, some Marian County and Boone County( no further than 20 miles from Westfield). A typical schedule will have 1-2 games per weekend. 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Commissioner

Melanie Tamm Email Melanie


Background Checks Required

If you’re looking to volunteer or coach one of our sports, you’ll need to complete a background check.


Basic Information

Fee* : $35

 
* Travel cheer will not be holding official basketball cheer tryouts. The squad is carting over from football. If anyone is interested in cheering for the upcoming basketball season considerations of additions may be made. They would need to contact the commissioner, Melanie Tamm.  If they are new to the squad it is $150. If they are returning from football they have a $35 fee to cover insurance and indoor rental practice space.


Travel Cheer (Football) Dates to Remember

  • Season Ends: October 8th

Travel Cheer (Basketball) Dates to Remember

  • First Practice : week of October 24, 2016  (practice location and exact dates will be posted when available)
  • First Game : November 5, 2016
  • Season Ends : February 4, 2017