Hawks Cheerleading

Program Information


Why Choose HC Cheer?


  • Tuition and books scholarships
  • Perform at Howard Hawks basketball games and make appearances in the community
  • Make lasting friendships
  • Free practice gear and uniforms
  • Free use of dorm computers and printers
  • Access to dorm washers and dryers
  • Access to on-campus meals
  • Free travel to and from out-of-town games
  • Travel money for meals
  • The chance to work with cheer professionals at the UCA Collegiate Cheer Camp at the University of Texas


2019 Tryout Information


Saturday, May 4th: 1pm

Join Us for a Tryout Clinic to Learn the Tryout Material

(1 dance and 1 cheer)


Dance Lab

1512 Birdwell Lane


Sunday, May 5th: 1pm

Tryout for the Howard College Cheer Team by

Performing the Learned Dance & Cheer Along with Your

Own Chant and Jumps.

Howie Mascot Tryout.


Harold Davis Fitness Center

Howard College

Big Spring, Texas


How Will I Be Judged?


  • 1 chant (bring your own chant) change any names to the names Howard, Hawks, and/or colors red and black.
  • 1 cheer, taught at the clinic
  • 1 dance, taught at the clinic
  • 3 jumps of your choice.
  • You will spirit into place in front of judges (tumbling encouraged), do your own chant, the cheer and then dance from the clinic, and then 3 jumps.




Attire for Tryouts - full makeup, hair in ponytail or half-up, white t-shirt or tank top (no crop tops), black shorts, any socks and shoes.


If you cannot attend the clinic or tryouts, you may submit a video (please email for more details).


For more information, please contact Jessica Rutledge by email at: jrutledge@howardcollege.edu


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