THINGS TO KNOW
AYFL Cheerleading registration will open in early March to rising kindergarten to rising eighth grade cheerleaders. Registration will be limited to 150 registrants, so register early. The season spans August 2021 to November 2021 (depending on playoffs).
AYFL Cheer is a sideline cheer program which offers kindergartners to eighth graders the opportunity to learn basic cheer movements, cheers, and dance, while performing at AYFL football games. Practices will be determined by the assigned coach.
Registration fees ($125 per cheerleader) covers practice fields, uniform, poms, and jackets (which will be ordered at the beginning of the season). Extra costs will be determined by team coaches (e.g., shoes, posters, buckets, stickers, spirit wear, etc.).
We are currently asking the community to volunteer for AYFL Director of Cheer. If you are interested in taking on this position, please contact us via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Director of Cheer is responsible for distributing uniforms, assigning teams and game schedules, and organizing cheer events with the greater Ashburn community. In previous years community events have included cheering at the junior varisty football game with the Briar Woods Cheerleaders, fundraising by organizing pink lemonade stands for Breast Cancer Awareness, and appearing at community events.
Additionally, In order for our cheer program to be successful, we need need volunteers to coach. If you have approximately five hours a week to volunteer, are good with kids and excited to grow our cheer program, then we would like to hear from you.