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3 Great Reasons to Join Junior Cougar Cheer

Are you a 5th-8th grader looking for an exciting extracurricular activity? Look no further than the Junior Cougar Cheerleading program!

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Here are three fantastic reasons why you should join our squad:

Build a Strong Foundation of Cheerleading Skills

Junior Cougar Cheer provides a unique opportunity for athletes to develop a strong foundation of cheerleading skills. Throughout the season, participants will learn and master various techniques, including motions, jumps, cheers, chants, and band dances. These skills will not only enhance their performance during games but also prepare them for future cheerleading endeavors. With experienced coaches guiding them every step of the way, young cheerleaders will gain confidence and showcase their talents in a supportive and encouraging environment.

Support the Junior Cougar Football Team

Joining the Junior Cougar Cheerleading program means becoming an integral part of the school’s spirit squad. As a cheerleader, you will have the chance to support and cheer on our Junior Cougar football team at games. By joining forces with your fellow cheerleaders, you will create an electrifying atmosphere, motivating the players and boosting team morale. This unique bond between cheerleaders and athletes fosters a sense of unity and camaraderie, making the experience even more rewarding.

Showcase Your Talent and Shine Cheerleading

Junior Cougar Cheer offers opportunities for participants to showcase their talent and shine in front of a live audience. From exciting showcases to thrilling competitions, you’ll have the chance to demonstrate your cheerleading skills and passion for the sport. Not only will you gain valuable performance experience, but you’ll also create lasting memories with your teammates. Imagine the thrill of hearing the crowd roar as you execute a flawless routine or the pride of representing your school with grace and enthusiasm.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to be part of the Junior Cougar Cheerleading program. With practice starting in August, make sure to register by July 31 to secure your spot!


  • Dates: Practice will begin in August, 2023
  • Registration deadline: Must be registered by July 31, 2023
  • Who is eligible: 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders
  • Fees: $200 will cover competition music, registration fees, coaching, and additional materials needed throughout the season.
  • Uniforms: Price of uniform is approximately $300

For any additional questions or inquiries, feel free to reach out to Coach Kristen Ewing at
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