• TRYOUT REQUIREMENTS

    Current 7-11 graders- Please register with the EHS athletic department here: Click to register with EHS
    Current 5 & 6 graders- Please register via the paper form here & turn in to the EHS Athletic Department: 5th & 6th Grade Registration Form

     

    FAQ TRYOUT QUESTIONS

    Who is eligible to tryout?
    Students currently enrolled in grades 5-11

    What will you do at the stunt/skills clinic/tryout?
    Brush up on your stunting or Try new stunting positions
    This stunt/skills clinic will be monitored & taught by the Edina Cheer Coaching Staff

    What will you do at the dance/cheer/jump/ clinic/tryout?
    Learn a tryout cheer (traditional sideline cheer)
    Learn a tryout dance 
    Practice any tumbling skills the participant would like to highlight at try outs. All tumbling skills must be mastered without a spot, there will be no spotting at any clinics or try outs. 

    Do you need a standing back handspring to make JV?
    Every year is different and team placement is based on individuals skills that will help the team reach the most amount of points possible in the competition season. In competition cheerleading, group tumbling is a portion of the score sheets used at competitions. Therefore group tumbling helps each team gain more points on the score sheet. Any group tumbling will add to the potential points the team can achieve. Individual tumbling skills will benefit the group tumbling portion of the score sheet and will be a factor in team placement.

    Do you need a standing back tuck to make Varsity?
    Every year is different and team placement is based on individuals skills that will help the team reach the most amount of points possible in the competition season. In competition cheerleading, group tumbling is a portion of the score sheets used at competitions. Therefore group tumbling helps each team gain more points on the score sheet. Any group tumbling will add to the potential points the team can achieve. Individual tumbling skills will benefit the group tumbling portion of the score sheet and will be a factor in team placement.