• Freshmen and transfer students tryout when school starts in July.  

     

    Perry Pom 2021-2022 Tryout

    Information*

    Freshmen and Transfers only

     

     

    Pre-Tryout Parent/Athlete Meeting

     

    TBA 

    Tryouts:

    July 26th-July 30th

    Times: 2:30-4:00p

    Small Gym

    *Wear all black, bring turners/jazz shoes, bring water, hair pulled back in a secure bun

     


    Forms and Documents REQUIRED prior to trying out

    1.  Pom application - Click Here

    Complete and submit

    2.  AIA Physical Form  - Click Here

    This form must be printed, completed AFTER March 1st, and then uploaded to Register My Athlete. 

    3.  Register My Athlete/Athletic Clearance - Click Here

    Register and upload documents. Chrome, Safari, or Firefox need to be used

     

    ♦All those planning to participate in tryouts must complete an athletic clearance packet on Register My Athlete. 

    ♦ You must be cleared in order to participate in tryouts.

    ♦ Athletes will be responsible for checking their status on register my athlete.

    ♦ Your status must show CLEARED before tryout week begins. 

     


     

    Recommended skills 

    JV 

    Double-Triple Pirouettes

    Single leg hold turn

    Strong pom motions

    At least 3 eight counts of a la secondes

    Jumps/Leaps ( toe touch, seconds)

    Captivating performance quality

    Ariel (working towards)

    Flexibility on both sides 

     

    Varsity 

     

    3-4 Pirouettes

    Double leg hold turn

    Strong Pom motions

    4 eight counts of a la seconde turns, including advanced variations.

    Captivating performance quality

    Ariel (right side)

    Flexibility on both sides.


    Time Commitment

    All Perry Pom and Cheer athletes are required to cheer at all home football games as well as Girls and Boys home basketball games. Varsity squads will also travel to away football games. There will be other MSE's (Mandatory Spirit Events) such as practices, assemblies, parades, fundraisers, competitions, and team events that will be worth points toward their spiritline class grade.