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RedHawk cheerleading squad to host cheerleading clinic, open coed tryouts this weekend

The Indiana University Northwest RedHawk cheerleading squad will hold a cheerleading clinic for prospective cheerleaders on Friday, May 1, from 4:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. in the Savannah Gymnasium, then will hold open tryouts for the 2009-10 cheerleading team on Saturday, May 2, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

All students interested in trying out for the squad must attend the May 1 preparation clinic. This will help participants hone their skills for the next day's tryouts. Check-in for the clinic begins at 4 p.m.

Participants will be required to learn a floor cheer, two to three sideline cheers, the IU fight song, and a short dance routine. Tumbling and stunting skills will also be evaluated.

For complete tryout requirements, please visit

All interested students must complete an application online at

For more information, email Head Cheerleader Coach Michelle Searer at or call her at (219) 980-6686.



Media Contact:

Christopher Sheid

Michelle Searer

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