Highlight Videos can be submitted anytime for underclassman looking for feedback. (high school freshman, sophomores, and juniors)
*It is recommended that student athletes looking to be recruited for the 2020-2021 team submit questionnaire along with YouTube link by September 2019.
Highlight the following items (in detail) in your video:
*Introduction (name, hometown, high school and or all-star gym)
-Why you would like to be on The Ohio State University Cheer Team
-Why you would be an ideal candidate for our team
-What is your best/ proudest athletic memory as a competitor?
-What you hope to pursue academically in college
-Any other information you wish to share
*Gameday footage if you are a high school cheerleader
-showcase motion placement/ sharpness/ energy in cheers or sideline chants demonstrated
*Standing tumbling passes- *NON SPRING FLOOR
– standing backhandspring
-standing tuck (no step)
-standing backhandspring back tuck (no step)
*Elite tumbling passes- *NON SPRING FLOOR
-standing backhandspring backhandspring tuck/ layout/ full (preferred no step)
-standing backhanspring layout/ full
*Running tumbling- *NON SPRING FLOOR
-roundoff handspring series (prefer power hurdle over two-step or running into)
-roundoff handspring tuck (prefer power hurdle over 2 step or running into)
-roundoff handspring layout (prefer power hurdle over 2 step or running into)
-roundoff handspring full (prefer power hurdle over 2 step or running into)
-*Any elite passes (whip to full/ Arabian to full/ full through to full/ kick full/ etc.)
*Coed partner stunts
– hands stunts- hands lib/ stretch/ cupie
– walk-in stunts- extension/ lib/ stretch/ arabesque
– toss stunts- lib/ stretch/ arabesque/ cupie
– spinning stunts- fullups/ hands full around/ etc.
– flipping stunts- roundoff ups/ front handspring ups/ backhandspring ups/ rewinds/ hand in hands/ double ups/ one arm rewinds/ etc.
*Videos do not have to be produced in a professional manner but your image and appearance/ question and answer portion/ and skills demonstrated should highlight all of your strengths as a student athlete in a professional manner.