2021-2022 Cheerleading Season

Important Dates

April 14th: Pre-Tryout Clinic


  • Registration Due April 12th
  • Time: 6:30-9:00pm
  • Where: Fossil Ridge High School Gym
  • For Who: Any skill level. We will have three tracks based on experience.
  • NO commitment is required for tryouts, this is a great opportunity to see if cheerleading at Fossil Ridge is for you!
  • You may turn your tryout registration forms (athletic clearance card, handbook acknowledgement form) in early at this time.

April 20th: Pre-Tryout Parent & Athlete Meeting

  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Where: Zoom - link and passcode will be emailed out the morning of the meeting

NEW! Pre-Tryout Clinic April 22nd (Stunt/Tumble ONLY)


  • Registration Due April 20th
  • Time: 4:15-6:15pm
  • Where: Fossil Ridge High School Main Gym
  • For Who: Anyone who wants to work on their stunting or tumbling skills
  • You may turn your tryout registration forms (athletic clearance card, handbook acknowledgement form) in early at this time.

April 26th-28th: Cheerleading Tryouts

  • Registration Due April 23rd by 4pm
  1. Register with PSD Athletics
  2. Pay Cheerleading Fee in School Pay (this is refundable if the athlete does not make the team or chooses not to try out)
  3. Fill this form out for the FRHS Cheer Coaches
  4. Two teacher recommendations - form is linked here
  5. Take your current physical into the FRHS Athletic office after you have registered via PSD Athletics online AND SchoolPay to get your athletic participation card and give this to coaches at tryouts!
  6. Read and acknowledge you understand the 2021-2022 Season Cheerleading Handbook. (There is an acknowledgement page at the end of the document. You may submit electronically or leave with the athletic secretary at Fossil Ridge before 4pm on 4/23. You can request access to this document but it is not published publicly).
  • April 26th: Tryout Day 1 4:30-7pm
  • April 27th: Tryout Day 2 4:30-7pm
  • April 28th: Final Tryout Day, 4:30-8pm

April 29th: Team Placement Meetings in the FRHS Wrestling Room

  • Athletes will be assigned a time on Wednesday, April 28th

April 30th: Team bonding & practice wear fitting

  • 5:00pm for all teams, location TBA

May 7th: Uniform fitting & first camp payment due for new team members


Keep in mind athletes practice throughout the summer. These are dates of important events athletes will not want to miss! If there is a conflict we can work with the athlete typically, but please let us know before tryouts so we can plan accordingly with prices with our camps/clinics.

  • June 2-5th: Stunt clinics & cheer choreography for all cheer teams
  • June 21st-25th: Overnight competitive camp for both cheer teams
  • June 26th-July 10th: Cheer summer break - no team practices (open gym may be offered)
  • July 16-17th: Varsity Choreography
  • August 9th: First day of mandatory practice for Fall season
  • August 20-21st: JV Choreography

Questions? Email Coach Nikki or text / call her at 970-237-0295