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LU Spirit Team to host Cheer and Dance Football Clinic

cheerThe Lamar University Spirit Team will host a Cheer and Dance Football Clinic on Saturday, September 21 from 7:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. in the Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center.

The clinic, which will be conducted by members of the LU Cheer Squad and LU Dance Team, is open to all students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. The registration fee is $35 and includes the cost of a shirt and admission to the Lamar home football game that evening at Provost Umphrey Stadium against Bacone College. Clinic participants are encouraged to wear their own school’s colors on the sidelines to show school spirit. The students will learn a group routine, cheers and dances to perform at halftime and on the sidelines during the football game.

The deadline for pre-registration is Monday, September 16. To register, email the student’s name, age and shirt size to LU Dance Team coordinator Brixey Blankenship-Cozad at or LU Cheer Squad coordinator Kristyn Henderson at For more information on the Cheer and Dance Football Clinic or the LU Spirit Team, contact the LU Spirit Office at (409) 880-7241.