General Information 2019 Season
The Mukwonago Youth Cheerleaders are supported and trained under the direction of the former Mukwonago High School Head Cheerleading Coach Jamie McCartan, staff and team members.
Who Can Cheer: Any Student living in the Mukwonago School District (including private schools) entering 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade in the upcoming fall.
How to Join: Participant registration and Parent Informational Meeting will be held May 16th 7:00 pm in the MHS South Gym. Participants and parents will be introduced to the coaching staff, followed by a uniform fitting 7-8:30pm during our OPEN GYM. NEW PARTICIPANTS PLEASE BE THERE!!! Register for updates! No joining after June 1st.
Cost to Cheer: The cost for the 2019 season is $250. We do not limit or cut, we provide everyone the opportunity to cheer on the sidelines. You will need to pay the $250 participation at sign-up. Besides this participation fee, each participant will need to buy their uniform which also includes game day hair bow and pom poms for $175. If you sign up after the Uniform fitting and need items there will be an additional cost for shipping applied to all of your items, plus there may be a non-bulk item charge.
Optional items: Each season there are other optional team clothing items, shoes, pack back, and jacket that team members can buy! Follow us on social media or check back on the website as the season gets closer!
Refund Policy: We will be happy to provide a refund to any cheerleader based on the following:
Before 1st practice – Full refund of participation fee and uniform cost minus non-returnable items cost and return fees.
After the 1st practice and before September 1st – Half of participation fee and cost of any uniform items that are returnable minus return fees.
After September 1st – No Refunds can be given.
OPEN GYM:We are holding open gyms for anyone interested in cheer! Come and check it out before committing...for FREE! Thursdays in April 7-8:30PM in the MHS South Gym! It's FREE just show up!
Strengthening and Conditioning: $5 Tuesday night workouts at MHS lead by Coach McCartan to help enhance cheer skills such as body control, strength, endurance and flexibility. April - May open to all interested! Must have completed Waiver and Concussion form handed in to Coach prior to first day of participation. Check the calendar! Click the "Join" tab and sign up for the workouts online!
Elite Tumbling: Starting in June on Tuesday nights at MHS in the Wrestling Balcony. Classes are charged monthly, cost is $50/month which is $12.50/class. No refunds if you miss tumbling class. There will be sign up posted on the website as they come available. You must sign up online, complete the Waiver and the Terms and Agreement, turn payment in to the coach by deadline each month you are participating in classes. Also a $15 registration fee for the year applies to all.
Practice: Thursday Nights 6-8pm in both the South Gym and Wrestling Balcony at MHS. Practices start July 11th and run September 5th. Wear T-shirts, shorts, socks, and either cheer shoes or all white gym shoes to practice.
Saturday gameday practice starts 45 minutes prior to the start of the game you are cheering at.
The Games: We cheer at the HOME Mukwonago Braves Blue and Gold 8th grade football games. Games are played Saturday Nights on Hensler Field at Mukwonago High School September 7th thru October 26th. (Based on Participation we may split participants up for games)
Transportation: It is suggested that parents car pool their child to and from the games. The football season will end in October.
Competition: Check out the Competition Tab!
Physical Examination Wavier: Your school may require physical exams; the Mukwonago Youth Cheerleaders do not require them. The parent(s)/guardian(s) must sign the waiver and release of liability section on the registration form.
Any pertinent questions please contact: