About Marymount University Cheer Team
The Marymount University Cheer Team consists of members with backgrounds in cheer, dance and tumbling/gymnastics. The Cheer Team proudly supports Saints athletic teams alongside the Dance Team and our Mascot Bernie. The program is committed to fostering Saints Spirit across campus and the community. The team performs at all men's and women's home basketball games and participates in community and campus-wide events. Special events include: Saints Madness, Special Olympics, SaintsFest, and many more!
The team practices 2-3 times a week. For more information about the Marymount University Cheer Team, please contact the head coach:
Coach Tarren Smarr
TRYOUT INFORMATION 2020-2021
WHERE: ROSE BENTE LEE CENTER (Converse Family Fieldhouse)
Tryouts are open to all-incoming and current Marymount University students that have been accepted to the university and are in good academic standing currently. Tryouts are closed to the public and this includes family, friends, and former cheerleaders.
Tryouts will consist of 2 sideline chants, a timeout dance, and a sideline dance. Stunting and tumbling will be evaluated. Only perform tumbling that you are able to safely execute on your own.
For information on video submissions, contact Coach Tarren Smarr at
Females: Dark colored shorts (preferably black), plain white shirt (no logos), sports bra, cheer shoes or appropriate footwear. Hair should be in a low ponytail.
Males: Dark colored shorts (preferably black), plain white shirt (no logos), cheer shoes or appropriate footwear.
All: No jewelry of any kind. This includes earrings, piercings, necklaces, bracelets, rings, etc.
REQUIRED TRYOUT DOCUMENTS