Texas Tech University

Co-Ed Cheer Tryouts

 

The Texas Tech Co-Ed Cheer Squad is comprised of talented male and female cheerleaders.

The Co-Ed Cheer Squad perform at all football games, women's home volleyball games, and men's and women's home basketball games. In addition, the Co-Ed Cheerleaders will the have opportunity to travel to post season football bowl games, Big 12 tournament basketball games, and NCAA/NIT basketball tournament games. The squad also represents Texas Tech at many university and community events throughout the year. Co-Ed Cheer Squad will also have the opportunity to represent Texas Tech at NCA College Nationals.

CoEd Cheer

2021-2022 Co-Ed Cheer Tryouts

Finalized dates and additional information will be posted in January 2021.
Proposed tryout dates will be May 2021.

Tryout Updates & Information

Cheer Program Benefits

Female participants must choose which squad to tryout for: Co-Ed or All-Girl. Tryouts happen at the same time. At end of tryouts, Coach has the right to change and award position on opposite squad if needed and sees a better fit.

What's the difference between squads? All-Girl is consisted of all-female cheerleaders stunting in female groups. Co-Ed consists of male and female cheerleaders with the males stunting with the female flyers.

Cheerleaders will NOT be able to participate in Fall Sorority or Fraternity Recruitment/Rush activities.

 

2021-2022 Tryout Requirements 

  • First-Year & Transfer Students
    Must be accepted to TTU for 2021-2022 academic year
  • Current TTU students:
    • Enrolled full time (Undergraduate: 12 hours, Graduate: 9 hours)
    • Cumulative & Current GPA of 2.0 or above
  • Current Health Insurance (a copy of insurance card must be presented at tryouts)
  • Agree to Program's Expectations
  • $45 Tryout Application Fee
  • Completed Tryout Application (released in January 2021)

Tryout Attire

Female Cheerleaders Male Cheerleaders
Black Spandex Shorts Solid Black Athletic Shorts
Solid Black Sports Bra
(small brand logos are acceptable)
Plain Black T-Shirt
(graphics to the minimum)
Cheer Shoes Clean Shaven
2 1/4 inch White Grosgrain Ribbon Athletic Shoes/Cheer Shoes
Hair 1/2 up, curled  

 

Plan Ahead...

The Cheer Squad will have practices in the summer. Attendance is mandatory for all squad members. Dates subject to change, will be finalized at new squad meeting at tryouts. Contingent on all-clear status/able to host events. Save the dates.

Date: Practice Schedule & Location:
June 2021 CoEd Summer Camp & Skill Development, Lubbock
August 2021 Work Week, Lubbock (one week prior to school start)

Frequently Asked Questions

Get the Answers Here

Other Questions:
Bruce Bills
Cheer Coach
Email: bruce.bills@ttu.edu

2021-2022 Tryouts

May 2021

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Plan Ahead...

The Tech Cheer Squad will have practices this summer. Attendance is mandatory for squad members.

  • CoEd Summer Practices:
    June 2021
    Lubbock
  • School Report Day:
    August 2021

Have Questions??

Answers are Here!

Other Questions:

Bruce Bills, Cheer Coach
Email: spirit@ttu.edu | bruce.bills@ttu.edu

Cheer Program Benefits

  • Scholarship Opportunities
  • Out of State Tuition Waiver
  • Uniform & Accessories Paid
  • Paid Travel Expenses for out of town games
  • Academic Tutoring
  • Meal Plan
  • Athletic Trainer & Team Doctor
  • Strength & Conditioning Program
  • Tanning & Skin Care Sponsor
  • Facial Waxing Sponsorship
  • Eyelash Extension Sponsorship
  • Nail Salon Sponsorship
  • National Competition
  • Cheer for a Big 12 Conference School
  • Supportive Alumni

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