April 24, 2012

North Georgia Athletics Set to Hold Cheer Tryouts for 2012-13


DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University head cheerleading coach Kim Fleming has announced tryouts dates and information for the 2012-2013 season.

NGCSU cheerleading program will consist of a Coed Competition and a Basketball Cheerleading Squad.  The cheerleading program at NGCSU is built on pride, integrity, commitment, and character. The competition program will be in its 6th year.

Cheerleaders will cheer all home basketball games and compete in three competitions plus the Peach Belt Conference Championships in March. The season will run from August through March, extending until the middle of April if the team receives a bid to NCA College Nationals.  The practice schedule will include up to four evenings of practice each week.  Cheerleaders will be required to attend camp during the summer. 

Tryout Schedule & Location:

When: Sunday, May 6, 2012

2:00 PM – 3:00 pm Check-In

3:00 PM – 7:00 pm Workshop and Interviews


Where: Tiger Elite All-Star Gym                              

195 Hwy. 9 South

Dawsonville, Georgia 30534

Gym phone (706) 265-8172


What to bring to tryouts:


Skill Requirements:

Required Skills:  standing back handspring, round off back handspring, toe touch, series of jumps, strength for bases, and single leg stunts and full downs for flyers

Strongly Encouraged Skills:  standing back tuck, round off back handspring tuck or higher, double toe back tuck


What to Wear:

Women:  practice shorts and a t-shirt or tank (nothing too loose or baggy)

Men:  comfortable practice shorts and a t-shirt (no tank tops for the men)


*Please Note:  Acceptance to the team will be predicated on admission to NGCSU.


If I can assist you, please feel free to give me a call at (706) 344-8185 cell (you may text, make sure you add your name), (706) 216-4777 home, or e-mail kimfleming@windstream.net