2013-14 Dance Team
First row (left to right): Courtney Schaefer, Sarah Kolaczynski, Kristin Walp and Jessie Bailey. Second row (left to right): Emily Swecker, Amy McDaniel, Bria Cross, Lindsay Scarberry, Kali Fronzczek and Zoey Johnson. Third row (left to right): Rachel Moffitt, Nerissa Hobson, Maddie Craver, Kaitlin Stanton, Taylor Scudiere, Kristyn Kiddy and Kallie Nealis.
Let's Go Mountaineers! - A familiar cheer known to many throughout the venues of West Virginia University. The West Virginia Dance Team participates with the WVU Cheerleaders to encourage and entice crowd involvement at all men's and women's basketball home games.
Members of the West Virginia Dance Team are representatives of the University as well as leaders among the student body. The purpose of the West Virginia Dance Team is to support intercollegiate athletics and West Virginia University. The support directed by participating in dance and cheer routines to encourage crowd attention on the court, to create an atmosphere with the cheerleaders of excitement and enthusiasm at all men's and women's basketball home games and to serve as public relations ambassadors of intercollegiate athletics and West Virginia University. The West Virginia University Dance Team also competes at the National Dance Alliance Collegiate Dance Chamopinship in March each year.
Dance Team At-a-Glance
School Year Practices
Practices will be held two times a week beginning in September. The team is also required to participate in team work-outs two times weekly. Additional practices will be added for competition season starting in March.
All members are required to be at all men's basketball and women's basketball home games and other select West Virginia University sporting events.
General Tryout Information:
Try-outs will be held normally the first weekend in May. An optional Fall try-out will be held at the end of September.