Cheerleading Announces Dates for 2011-12 Tryouts


Marco and the MU Cheer squad being televised

Marco and the MU Cheer squad being televised

Feb. 16, 2011

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Head cheerleading coach Duane Nutt has announced tryout dates for the upcoming 2011-12 season which will be held from April 15-17.

All fulltime students, including incoming freshmen, with 12 hours or more in the university system are eligible to tryout.

Tryouts will be held on Friday, April 15th from 5-10 p.m., Saturday, April 16th from 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m., and Sunday, April 17th from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. All tryouts will be held in the Henderson Center Arena.

Open gym dates are set for Friday, March 19th from 4:30-7 p.m. in the Henderson Center, Saturday, March 26th from 4:30-7 p.m. in Gullickson Hall, and Saturday, April 2nd from 1-4 p.m. in the Henderson Center. Open Gym is not mandatory, however, tryout material will be taught on these dates.

For the weekend of the tryout, all students will need a dress outfit for interviews on Saturday morning, along with appropriate practice attire. The tryouts also include auditions for Marco, the school mascot.

For more questions, contact head cheerleading coach Duane Nutt at nuttd@live.marshall.edu