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2018-2019 SPIRIT INFORMATION

·         Competitive Dance Season: beginning of school - the state championship competition (second Saturday of November)

·         Competitive Cheer Season: beginning of school - the state championship competition (third Saturday of December)

***A member of an interscholastic spirit team may not compete on a non-school team during the interscholastic spirit season. ***

Schools cannot have both a competitive cheer team and a game day squad.  Schools must declare for either Competitive Cheer or Game Day by the specified deadline.

   ***GAME DAY COACHES ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE TEACHER-COACH REQUIREMENTS***

For any questions, please contact christyal@ahsaa.org

Important Dates
  • Declaration Deadline -- June 1
  • Cheer/Dance Season Begins -- August 13, 2018
  • Rules Meeting Deadline -- August 16
  • Competitive Rosters on MAXPREPS deadline -- August 16
  • Cheer Coaches Workshop -- August 27, 2018
  • Deadline to enter State Dance to be held at Lake Hamilton High School -- October 10, 2018
  • Deadline to enter State Cheer to be held at Bank of the Ozarks Arena, Hot Springs -- October 11, 2018
  • Deadline to post competitive dance team/coach photo -- October 15
  • State Dance @ Lake Hamilton HS -- November 10
  • Deadline to post competitive cheer team/coach photo -- November 15
  • State Cheer @ Hot Springs Convention Center -- December 15
  • All-Star Spirit Coaches Meeting -- January 15, 2019

SCORE SHEETS

Game Day Cheer Skill Restrictions            All Girl Cheer              Dance Score Sheet

Safety Violations & Time                           Co-ed Cheer

Game Day Cheer Prelims                              

Game Day Cheer Finals

ENTRY FORMS  (Return forms by fax to 501-955-2600 or email: christyal@ahsaa.org)

Dance Entry Form

All Girl Entry Form

Game Day Cheer Entry Form

Co-ed Entry Form

Useful Links

USA Cheer Music Copyright Educational Initiative

USA Cheer Preferred Music Providers

USA Cheer Music Guidelines

Stunt & Pyramid Progressions

Varsity Cheer Game Day Powerpoint Presentation

Cheer Workshop Notes