Cavalier Cheerleaders and Mascot

Cavalier Cheerleaders

The Cavalier Cheerleader squad performs at all home basketball games and represents the College at various events on-campus and in the community throughout the year. Students receive course credit and scholarships are available. Become a vital part of student life here at BPCC and learn all the techniques needed to walk onto a four-year university cheer squad. The only thing missing on our squad is you! We know you will love our program; and, we look forward to meeting you!

Member Requirements

  • Must maintain a full-time status (12 hours or more)
  • Must maintain a 2.00 or higher grade point average
  • Must NOT have received prior scholarships totaling six semesters at BPCC
  • Must be in good academic standing at BPCC or previous school attended
  • Must be in good physical health and have no health or physical complications that would hamper the ability to perform as a cheerleader or would cause cheerleading to be a unsafe activity
  • Must attend all practices and events scheduled by the advisor
  • Must commit to 20 hours of community service per semester
  • Must remain dedicated to squad unity and to Bossier Parish Community College
  • Must be able to set aside personal desire in favor of squad excellence

Mandatory Clinics

Mandatory clinics will be held in the BPCC Health and P. E. Center on the following dates:

Friday, May 9, 2014 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 2:00-6:00 p.m.

All clinics are mandatory for anyone trying out for the cheer squad. The purpose of these clinics is to learn cheers, chants, stunts, etc. Everything taught at clinic will be judged at tryouts. Those trying out for mascot must also attend in order to become familiarized with cheers, chants, etc. A mascot routine will be taught at clinic and will be judged at tryouts. In addition, an original two minute routine must be prepared and will be judged at tryouts that includes dancing, crowd involvement, motions and props. The BPCC Cavalier mascot uniform will be worn for the tryout performance.

Open Tryouts

Tryouts will be held in the BPCC Health and P.E. Center on the following date:

Sunday, May 11, 2014 2:00 p.m.

Tryouts are open to anyone who wishes to attend. There will be a $3.00 admission taken at the door prior to entering the facility.

Estimated Expenses


Practice Uniforms - $135 Shoes - $60
Camp Fees - $135 Uniform Deposit - $100

Practice Schedule


Summer Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Fall and Spring Tuesday and Thursday
Sunday
6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Forms

The following forms MUST be submitted at clinic:

Contact Information


Rachel Randolph
Cavalier Cheerleader Sponsor
318-393-4379
cheer@bpcc.edu
Marjoree Harper
Director of Student Life
318-678-6144
mharper@bpcc.edu