General Information 2018 Season
The Mukwonago Youth Cheerleaders are supported and trained under the direction of the Former Mukwonago High School Head Cheerleading Coach Jamie McCartan, staff and teams.
Who Can Cheer: Any Student living in or near the Mukwonago Area School District (including private and parochial schools) entering 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade in the upcoming fall.
How to Join: A participant and parent registration meeting on: MAY 14th 6-7pm in the MHS Commons or June 19th 7:30 in MHS SOUTH GYM. Participants and parents will be introduced to the coaching staff, get a full informational meeting, get any questions answered, then will be followed by an uniform fitting. Fittings will be first come first serve. All forms are found online here to turn in to complete your registration. NEW PARTICIPANTS PLEASE BE THERE!! If you pre register you will receive your Folder at this meeting which includes your list of cheers and practice schedule.
Cost to Cheer: The cost for the season is $250.00 to participate if you are signed up before June 19th. After June 19th the cost for the season will be $275.00. We do not limit or cut, we provide everyone the opportunity to cheer on the sidelines. You will need to pay this $250.00 at sign-up of the participant at the registration meeting. Besides this participation fee, each child will need to buy their uniform. This is a personally sized 4 piece uniform which includes the shell, skirt, longsleeve crop, and briefs. Uniform price is $200.00 and also includes your game day hair bow, pom poms and team tee shirt. Uniform styles are changed about every 4 years, our current one started in 2017 and is estimated to be used thru 2020 season. Returning girls can buy separate pieces if they grow out of theirs.
Refund Policy: We will be happy to provide a refund the participation fee of any cheerleader based on the following:
Before 1st practice – Full refund.
After the 1st practice and before September 1st – Half of participation fees will be returned.
After September 1st – No Refund will be given.
OPEN GYM: NEW 2018!!! We are holding open gyms for girls who are interested to come and participate for FREE! Work with past and current MHS and MYC cheerleaders on skills needed for cheer such as flexibility training, jumps and preps, tumbling exercises and stunting skills! Thursdays March 22nd - May 10th 2018 6-7PM in the MHS Wrestling Balcony! It's FREE just show up!
Elite Tumbling: Spring Session OPEN to Anyone interested: Fall Session OPEN to MYC Team Participants September 4th - October 23rd. Tumbling Sessions are Tuesday night 6:15-7:30PM in the MHS wrestling balcony Cost is $100 for all 8 classes which is $12.50/class. No refunds if you miss tumbling class.
Practice: Starting July 9th -August 27th Monday Nights 6-8pm. Wear T-shirts, shorts, socks, and either cheer shoes or all white gym shoes to practice. Please label and bring your poms. Practice is held at the Mukwonago High School in the Wrestling Balcony.
The Games:We cheer at the HOME Mukwonago Braves Blue and Gold 8th Grade Games: Saturday Nights, Practice starts 45 minutes prior to game usually 6:15-7pm. Games are played on Hensler Field at Mukwonago High School. Our first game will be on Saturday, September 8th and are every Saturday night thru October 27th.
Competition:Please check out our Competition Tab for info!
Transportation: It is suggested that parents car pool their child to and from the games. The football season will end in early November.
Physical Examination Wavier: Your school may require physical exams; the Mukwonago Youth Cheerleaders do not require them. The parent(s)/guardian(s) must sign the waiver and release of liability section on the registration form.
Any Pertinent Questions please contact the following: