Ball State Cheerleading Requirements
1. Tumbling ( Girls):
a. Standing Tuck
b. Standing Backhandspring Tuck (or full)
c. Cartwheel Tuck ( or full)
d. Round off tuck ( or full)
e. Tumbling Passes: Round off backhandspring Tuck, Lay-out or full ( do not have to have all three, but two of three would be nice
** We will ask for all three passes and then you will have an optional pass that you can a perform ( front handspring to round off backhandspring full/layout, etc…. round off backhandspring, whip backhandspring full/layout, etc…
**Guys: We would like to see any standing or cross tumbling you have. Would love to see standing tucks, and then round off tucks or a series. We are looking for potential for guys to do some basic tumbling.
2. Stunting ( Guys and Girls):
a. Toss Hands Extension
b. Toss Hands Liberty, Stretch, Cupie, etc…
c. Toss Extension, Lib, Stretch, Cupie, etc….
d. Can full down or double down stunts
e. May ask to see the potential for basket tosses
3. Fight Song, Band Cheers, Sidelines ( Girls only) :
a. These will be taught at the clinic or you can purchase the tryout Video
All Girl Team:
a. Standing Backhandspring (Minimum requirement)
b. Standing tuck ( preferred)
c. Standing Backhandspring tuck ( or full)
d. Cartwheel Tuck ( or full)
e. Round off Tuck ( or full)
f. Tumbling Passes: Round off backhandspring series, tuck, layout or full….
** We will ask for any of these passes and then you will have an optional pass to perform ( ie: see coed tumbling requirements above)
a. Ground Up Extension, Lib, stretch, etc…..
b. Quick Toss Extension, Lib, stretch, etc….
c. Can full down or double down stunts
3. Fight Song, Band Cheers, Sidelines:
a. These will be taught at the clinic or you can purchase the tryout video