February 24, 2015

University to host pre-tryout cheer clinic

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Students interested in becoming a Saluki cheerleader will have the opportunity to hone their skills next month. 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is hosting a pre-tryout clinic from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 28, at Davies Gymnasium. The clinic is open to any current high school and college students who are interested in becoming a Saluki cheerleader and will help prepare them for upcoming tryouts. 

The registration fee is $65 and includes a T-shirt, snacks. The registration deadline is March 20. A medical release form is required for participants who are age 18 or younger. 

For more information about the clinic, contact Neva Corn, cheerleading coach, at 618/967-3441 or by email at nevacorn@gmail.com

To register, or for more pre-tryout information, visit SIU’s Continuing Education and Outreach website at www.continuinged.siu.edu or call 618/536-7751.