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Yell Leaders

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Quick Facts
  • Program has a 3.0 GPA
  • Attend over 100 public appearances
  • Cheers at Football, Volleyball and Basketball games
  • 73 Spirit Squad members
  • A uniquely Christian environment
Program Benefits
  • The Baylor Spirit Squad is part of Baylor Athletics
  • Cheering/Dancing for a Big 12 School
  • All travel expenses paid
  • All uniforms, accessories, shoes, warm ups, and practice attire are provided
  • Opportunity for post season travel for volleyball, football and basketball
  • D1 Sports Training serves as the official strength & conditioning programs for the spirit squads.
  • Opportunity to practice, perform, and grow in a nurturing Christian environment

Baylor tradition since 1920, the Yell Leaders are spirit ambassadors for the University and Waco. The Coed Yell Leaders support the athletic teams by generating crowd enthusiasm, promoting school spirit, and supporting our athletes throughout the year.

You can find the Coed Yell Leaders at all home and away football games, home volleyball games, as well as all men's and woman's home basketball games. Also, make sure you watch for the Coed Yell Leaders during the, NCAA Volleyball Tournament, Big 12 Basketball tournament, NIT, and all other NCAA tournaments!

Practices:
The Coed Yell Leaders practice Monday & Friday from 6:00 am - 8:00 am with Wednesday 6:00 am to 8:00 am optional practice.

Workouts:
To help ensure that our spirit squad members remain healthy mentally/physically as well as help prevent injuries, our squad lifts weights and works out with certified athletic trainers twice a week at D1 sports training.

Auditions:
Auditions are typically held in mid-April each year. All interested applicants will be required to attend at least ONE of our college prep clinics prior to auditioning for next season's team.

Please check out our events page for clinic & tryout information.

Basic Audition Requirements:

  • Submit application, fees, and release form
  • Attend ONE college prep clinic
  • Tumbling: Standing back and series ending in at least a back
  • Stunts: Toss Hands, Toss Extension, Liberty/Arabesque/Heel Stretch
  • Baylor University Fight Song (Taught at college prep clinic)
  • Baylor University Chants
  • All females must have prior cheerleading experience

The Coed Yell Leaders will consist of no more than 14 couples.

Baylor Yell LeadersEmma Hennessey
Senior - Captain
Houston, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersParker Moss
Freshman
Hendersonville, Tennessee
Baylor Yell LeadersSydney Pritchard
Senior
Coppell, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersGracie Lanham
Junior
Southlake, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersHannah Ysseldyke
Junior
Delafield, Wisconsin
Baylor Yell LeadersMadelynn Traylor
Sophomore
Murphy, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersAnna Townsend
Sophomore
Houston, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersAshlyn Bourque
Freshman
Lumberton, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersIlinna Caros
Freshman
Flower Mound, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersJenna Brasuell
Freshman
McKinney, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersLoryn Heitzmann
Freshman
Magnolia, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersTinsley Fisher
Freshman
Hockley, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersHunter Stiles
Sophomore
Greenville, Kentucky
Baylor Yell LeadersHunter Abshire
Sophomore
McKinney, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersSavion Cotton
Sophomore
Irvine, California
Baylor Yell LeadersTyler Hoffman
Senior
Carrollton, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersTony Chassen
Sophomore
San Diego, California
Baylor Yell LeadersAndrew Lee
Junior
Houston, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersMichael Daniliuc
Senior
Waco, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersJames Thompson
Freshman
Houston, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersCole Haag
Senior - Captain
Georgetown, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersPeter Mungiguerra
Junior
Flower Mound, TX
Baylor Yell LeadersJohn Stephens
Junior
Montgomery, TX

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