2020-21 CAPTAINS

Kerry Walsh, Kristina Pisano, Millie Clancy


Julie Feeney – Head Coach

Madelyn Palmatier


Varsity cheerleaders cheer at both home and away varsity football games in the fall, and home boys’ varsity basketball games in the winter.

The team also participates in several competitions in both the fall and winter seasons.

Commitment –

Tryouts are typically held in June and practices generally start in late August.

During the season the varsity team practices at least four days per week, in addition to cheering at weekly football games.

Tryouts –

Dress code for tryouts –

    • high ponytail with a cheer bow
    • white top
    • navy shorts
    • cheer sneakers

Please bring water to tryouts.

Questions about tryouts? Please email cheer coaches at

Uniforms – 

Most of the uniform is provided by NHS, but athletes are expected to purchase sneakers, liners, briefs, and bows. Warm-up suits are also recommended.

Team Events –

The team will have several “team only” bonding events over the course of the season.

Team Activities –

Varsity cheer runs youth cheer clinics where they teach children of all ages stunts, cheers, tumbling and dances.

Touchdown Club Events – 

The team is invited to attend the Kick-Off BBQ, Spirit Night, weekly team dinners and the football/cheer banquet at the end of the season.

Please note all cheerleaders are expected to participate in all Touchdown Club fundraisers.