AUM News
Cheerleading - Thu. Mar. 28, 2013

MONTGOMERY, Ala. --- Auburn University at Montgomery cheerleading coach Amanda Brasington is seeking interested individuals for the 2013-14 Warhawks' Cheerleading squad. Tryouts will be held from Friday, April 26 to Sunday, April 28 in the AUM Wellness Center.

In order to participate in the tryout, individuals must be a full-time student enrolled at AUM and must have an overall cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher. Freshmen or transfer students must have been accepted to AUM by the first day of tryout clinics and must bring their letter of acceptance in order to tryout.

Required information to bring to the tryout include: a physical form, tryout agreement and waiver, a tryout information sheet, a photo copy of your insurance card and a $40 cash or check (made payable to AUM Cheerleading). The physical form, tryout agreement and waiver and the information sheet are available at www.aumathletics.com on the Cheer/Mascot portion of the website. Freshmen or transfer students must also have their acceptance letter to AUM.

All forms must be submitted by Thursday, April 25 at 2 p.m. in order to tryout. No exceptions will be made. Email of fax all required materials to Brasington at abrasing@aum.edu or 334-244-3795.

Requirements for females will be: standing back handspring, running tumbling pass, double-toe touch, toe-touch back handspring (triple-toe touch if you cannot tumble) and stunting (Liberty, Cupie, Optional Stunt).

Requirements for males include: toss shoulders (partner stunt), toss extension (partner stunt), optional stunt (partner stunt), standing back handspring or back tuck and cheer and chant.

For additional information, contact Brasington via email or phone at 334-244-3067.

2012-13 Tryout Schedule (please arrive 20 minutes early each day to stretch and warm-up)
Friday, April 26
6 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. - Clinic

Saturday, April 27
9 a.m. to 12 a.m. - Clinic
12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Lunch
1 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Clinic/Mock Tryouts

Sunday, April 28
1 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Closed Tryouts
4:30 p.m. - Announcement of AUM Cheerleading Squad