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THE UNIVERSITY OF TULSA SPIRIT SQUADS

Cheer Squad
Tulsa Cheerleaders
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The TU Spirit Squad consists of the following:
Coed-Cheerleading Team
Dance Team
All-Girls Cheerleading Team
Captain Cane (Mascot)

The TU Spirit Squad attends all home football games, women’s home basketball games and men’s home basketball games, as well as selected out-of-state football games, basketball games, and post-season tournament games. In addition to this, they attend various other athletic and TU related events. The Spirit Squads perform at a variety of events, such as corporate and charity events. Spirit Squad members are cheerleaders, dancers, entertainers, and most importantly, ambassadors for the University!

Spirit Squad members receive an $800 credit per semester towards their student account.

The TU Spirit Squad trains a minimum of twice weekly. In addition to on-campus training facilities, the TU Spirit Squad also trains at Cheers To You. Fitness training facilities are available on campus at the newly opened Fulton and Susie Collins Fitness Center.

2004-05 Tryout/Audition Information

Requirements for all positions are as follows:

  • Must be a full-time undergraduate student, or graduate student at TU. Transfer students and incoming freshmen, must show proof of acceptance.
  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Must complete tryout/audition application form (this is given out at the tryout/audition clinic).
  • Must have proof of Health Insurance on tryout/audition application. Bring a copy of your health insurance card to the tryout/audition.
  • Must complete and pass an annual physical.

Cheer Squad
Tulsa Cheerleaders
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Dates: April 02-04, 2004 (Fri thru Sun)
Location: The University of Tulsa campus, South Mabee Gymnasium (8th and Florence)
Times: Friday 3:00 p.m. (the duration is TBD)
****The times for Sat and Sun will be determined, based on the number of individuals auditioning. If you are chosen for the 2004-2005 University of Tulsa Spirit Group program, there will be a mandatory meeting after the auditions. Therefore, it could be late afternoon/early evening before you are released. If you are flying out of Tulsa, you should make flight arrangements as late as possible.****
The audition/tryout is NOT open to the public. This includes family and friends.

General Information

  • Those selected for the program must be able to attend the following summer events (you must provide your own transportation to/from Tulsa) :
      3-day (Fri-Sun) mini-camp in Tulsa in June
      4-day camp in Tulsa the first weekend of August

    Dance Team
    Tulsa Dance Team
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  • Athletic attire is required for Friday and Saturday. The following attire is required for Sunday:
      Female Cheer : biker shorts and/or gym shorts, sports bra top and tennis/gym shoes (NO t-shirts, sweatshirts, tank tops, etc.)
      Male Cheer: gym shorts, t-shirt or tank top and tennis/gym shoes
      Dancers: short biker shorts (not full length), sports bra top, split sole tennis/gym shoe (preferred), or regular tennis/gym shoe (NO t-shirts, sweatshirts, tank tops, etc., and NO gym shorts)

    The Spirit Squads are coached and directored by Scott Gund.

    For additional information or if you are interested in having the TU Spirit Squads appear at an event/function, please contact us at (918) 631-5496, or send email to spiritgroup@utulsa.edu Thank you for your interest in the TU Spirit Squad!!!