Hurricanes Junior Cheerleaders

The Hurricanes Junior Cheerleaders program is an instructional and performance opportunity for cheerleaders and dancers in K – 8th grade.  Your child can wear an authentic cheer uniform with their very own set of poms and perform alongside the Hurricanes Cheer and Sunsations Dance teams at Hard Rock Stadium!

Program Cost

The program fee is $255 (Tax not included) per child. This includes:

  • Hurricanes Junior Cheerleaders uniform (top, skirt, bloomers & bow)
  • Pom-Poms
  • (1) Football Performance Day Game Ticket – Ticket for participant
  • Online Video Footage of Halftime Performance
  • Routine taught by Hurricanes Cheerleaders & Sunsations Dance Team along with other Cheer Technique

Practice Schedule

9/11 Fitting Day – 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the Knight Sports Complex
9/25 Practice #1 –  9:00 – 11:00 AM at Cobb Stadium
10/23 Practice #2 – 5:30 – 7:30 PM at Cobb Stadium
11/19 Final Practice – 9:00 – 11:00 AM at The Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility

*Practice dates and times are TENTATIVE

Performance Date

11/26 – Hurricanes Football v. Pittsburgh (Kickoff Time: TBA)
Location: Hard Rock Stadium (347 Don Shula Dr, Miami Gardens, FL 33056)
Check-in: 90 minutes prior to kickoff time
Performance: On field at halftime alongside the Hurricanes Cheer and Sunsations Dance teams

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to participate?

The Hurricanes Junior Cheerleaders program is an instructional and performance opportunity for cheerleaders and dancers in K – 8th grade.

No prior cheerleading or dance experience is necessary to participate. 

The program is limited to the first 150 registrants. 

Participants are required to attend all practices and performances.

A guardian for each child must complete a release form that will be provided at the fitting on September 11th

What should my child where to practice?

We encourage your child to wear comfortable clothing, sneakers, and to bring a water bottle for each practice

Am I able to stay and watch practice?

Yes! Spectator seating will be provided. Spectators must follow all protocols set by Coaches to assure a smooth and safe practice.

What if my child wants to spend additional time practicing at home?

The routine material will be available online following each practice so participants are able to continue practicing at home. Participants will receive an email containing a link to all the materials.

What if I need more tickets to the game to watch my child perform?

Additional seats for other family members and friends will be available for purchase!

Questions?

Please contact Cecilia Esteban, Head Cheer Coach & Spirit Coordinator, at cme120@miami.edu