Top Row (left to right): Sierra Davis, Karoline Edmonds, Kristin Miller, Mckayla Carmona, Kylie Frame. Middle Row: Jessica Russell, Sara McCarthy, Danielle Walden, Morgan Mcnabb, Mariah Congedo, Abby Hogue. Bottom Row: Chiara Pulice, Kallie Nealis, Rachel Moffitt, Taylor Scudiere, Lauren Trupo Casey Cavallaro. Not pictured: Madeline Collins and Kaitlin Stanton.
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 April each year.
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.
Dance Team At-a-Glance
Auditions for the 2017-18 dance team will be held on April 22 and April 23 in the Stansbury Hall Gymnasium. Please click the link for more information and to register: https://goo.gl/forms/1kzi3qq9SIzaCrPZ2
School Year Practices
Practices will be held three 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.