Front Row (left to right)
Mary Sooy (Captain)
Sarah Bianco (Captain)
Senior Captain Mary Sooy named 2008-2009
Cheerleading Q &A:
How Do You Become a
Cheerleader at Mansfield University?
tryouts (at least 1/3 practices and judging); receive a score of
at least 85/100.
Do you have to have
previous cheerleading experience?
Previous experience is neither required nor considered.
Are there any academic or
athletic requirements for becoming a cheerleader?
Requirements -- 2.0 QPA must be maintained
Requirements -- none; gymnastics is not required
Financial Requirements -- individuals must purchase
accessories for uniform; must fund-raise
In addition to cheering at
basketball and football games, what other events do the
cheerleaders appear at?
Homecoming pep rally and parade
Alumni Tent performances
Other performances as requested
We do NOT participate in competitions
How often do Cheerleaders
2-3 times a
week; 2 hours / practice -- dependent upon class schedules
Advisors: Dr. Robert and Yvonne Maris
Phone: 570-662-4537 (office)