Cost: $425 / Registration after 6/3/2022 $455
2nd - 8th Grade
Season timeline: July 2022 through the ICA State weekend in December
Practice Scedule: Wedneday and Saturday (starting July 20th)
Optional: July Camp - July 18th, 19th, 20th
Our Competition Cheer Season runs from July 15th through the ICA State weekend in December. Athletes must attend a minimum of two practices a week. Competitions begin at the end of September/beginning of October through the ICA State Championship Weekend in December. Competitions are held within Illinois. Our competition athletes are required to perform at two football games throughout the season. They will also participate in other events such as the 4th of July and Labor Day parade, Homecoming week, End of Year Banquet, Fundraising Activities, as well as at community service events.
Registration includes: Cheer Shirt and Bow, Practice Space, Football Field Fees, Coaching, Insurance, Awards and Administrative Fees, competition music, 3 competitions and Competition Bows.
A uniform will be rented with a $150 deposit. The uniform must be returned dry cleaned and in the same condition at the end of the season. Cheer shoes are not included in the cost and must be purchased in addition to the cost of the program. Cheer shoe options will be provided to the team with where they can purchase.
New for 2022- ICA competition fees are now $55 an athlete. ICA is no longer charging an entrance fee at events. Pending the squad receiving a state bid, the ICA State Competition fees are not included in the registration costs.
Below is the tentative schedule for ICA Competitions:
- “FIRST LOOK” – NIU – SEPTEMBER 24TH OR 25TH
- “CHEERCAGO” – HAMPSHIRE – OCTOBER 8TH AND 9TH
- “CHEER PINK” – OSWEGO – OCTOBER 22ND AND 23RD
- “SPIRIT SPECTACULAR” – DUNDEE CROWN – NOVEMBER 5TH AND 6TH
- “FINAL FLING” – NIU – NOVEMBER 12TH AND 13TH
- “STATE” – NIU – DECEMBER 2-4TH