Mascot Tryout Information 2016


Application Deadline:  August 16, 2016 by 4:30pm                                                                                                    

Mascot Tryout Date:  August 18, 2016; 6:00pm-until                                  
                               Chappie James Arena (Gym Floor)                                                            


The tryout session for school mascot is open to both males and females.  The mascot is expected to be highly energetic, friendly, display good sportsmanship at all times and keep the fans involved in supporting the team.  The tryout session is open for public viewing following cheerleader tryouts.



REQUIREMENTS

 

Administrative


Former TU Student-Athletes (2015-2016)

New to TU Athletics (2016-2017)

·         Financially cleared

·         Financially cleared

·         CGPA 2.00 or better

·         Sickle Cell Test Results

·         Athletic physical within the last six (6) months before tryouts

·         Athletic physical within the last six (6) months before tryouts

·         Copy of current insurance card (front/back)

·         Copy of current insurance card (front/back)

·         Signed commitment letter

·         Signed commitment letter

·         Completed application

·         Completed application

·         Application fee ($30.00; NO REFUNDS)

·         Application fee ($30.00; NO REFUNDS)

                            
                                      ** NO ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS**
 

 

Skill

Prepare a 2-3 minute routine/skit displaying your creativity and talents (ability to engage the crowd, dance, humor, etc.).  Your presentation should be entertaining and crowd pleasing, as well as appropriate.  Bring your own music and props (if necessary).



Attire

All interested students must wear a t-shirt, shorts, socks and flat-bottomed athletic shoes with laces.  The shirt and shorts should not be excessively loose or tight.  No jewelry, tanks, biker shorts or leggings/tights (without proper cover).   


Interested students should click on the application packet link and follow the directions in the packet.  Questions can be e-mailed to cheerleader@mytu.tuskegee.edu


                                                                                                                     Application Packet
                                                                                            Application packets are due by August 16, 2016 (4:30pm)