Pearl River announces dates for cheer tryouts

Pearl River announces dates for cheer tryouts

POPLARVILLE, Miss.— Tryout dates for Pearl River's 2019-20 cheer squad have been set.

The squad will host three clinic dates April 1-3 from 5-7 p.m. at Shivers Gym to learn the tryout material before holding the actual tryout at 4 p.m. April 4 in Shivers Gym.

Required skills include standing back handspring (although a standing tuck is strongly encouraged), roundoff back handspring, toe touch, shoulder stand, quick toss, extension and liberty.

Participants are asked to wear appropriate, form fitting athletic clothing with cheer shoes. Hair should be pulled back and off the shoulders.

Interested parties should fill out the tryout packet below. The form includes eligibility requirements. Packets should be submitted to Carla Crider in the Athletic Office — located on the second floor of the Administration Building on the Poplarville campus — no later than noon March 29. 

There is a $35 tryout fee. Make checks payable to Pearl River Cheer.

For more information, contact Carla Crider at ccrider@prcc.edu.

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