May 16, 2008

SIUC to host Universal Cheerleaders camp

by Gretchen Boggess

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Young cheerleaders can develop and enhance their skills at Southern Illinois University Carbondale June 17-20 during the Universal Cheerleaders Association Camp.

Top instructors will train cheerleaders to be their very best in a fun, exciting camp format. Participants will learn a variety of cheers, sidelines and dances. UCA instructors will even provide private coaching on a cheer and the Xtreme routine, a dance with incorporation. Low-key evaluations are included too.

Participants may commute or stay during the entire camp with costs varying. For more information about the camp or to register, call 1-888/243-3782 (CHEER-UCA). The SIUC Division of Continuing Information also offers additional information by telephone at 618/536-7751 or on its Web site at