WVU Spirit Program

WVU Spirit Program Directory

Gold Team (Football and Men's Basketball)
Gold Team Cheer Coaches - Christy Bryan-Davis and Kris Davis
Email: WVUcheer@mail.wvu.edu

Blue Team (Women's Basketball)
Blue Team Cheer Coach - Shannon Gaskins-Elliott
Email: cheerWVUBlue@gmail.com

Dance Team (Men's and Women's Basketball)
Dance Team Coach - Alex Casola(Head Coach) and Paula Fitzgerald (Advisor)
Email: WVUDance@gmail.com

Come Cheer for the Mountaineers!

Guys and Girls, Be a Part of the Tradition!

WVU Cheerleading tryouts for the 2015-2016 season were held May 2-3, 2015.

Candidates must read and complete ALL registration paperwork prior to trying out. Pre-registration paperwork must be received by April 29.

Mail to
Attn: Christy Davis
PO Box 0877 Coliseum
Morgantown, WV 26506

Registration can also be e-mailed to wvucheer@mail.wvu.edu. If you e-mail your physical, you must bring the original with the physician's signature to tryouts. There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m. in Coliseum room 172.  Attendance is not mandatory, but all local candidates are encouraged to attend.

Important Documents to Download

The Mountaineer Spirit Program consists of two Co-ed Cheer Teams and a Dance Team. West Virginia University is a school known for its strong tradition and spirit.

West Virginia University is a proud member of the Big 12 Conference and joins other Division I Universities of the highest caliber.

The West Virginia University Spirit Programs help to encourage and promote spirit for Athletic and University events. The purpose of the West Virginia Spirit Program is to support Intercollegiate Athletics and West Virginia University while carrying out the University’s mission in an appropriate manner and dress.

In order to be eligible for any of the WVU Spirit Programs, each candidate must:

  1. Be enrolled as a full-time WVU student
  2. Maintain a min. cumulative 2.0 GPA
  3. Have proof from a medical doctor of a completed physical within 12 months prior to the tryout starting date, and stating the candidate’s fitness to participate in the program’s activities
  4. Have Health/ Hospitalization Insurance information

For more information on the squad of your interest, click on the appropriate link above.