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Competition Cheer

Contest Limits - 5 invitationals
Minimum Practice Requirement - 20 days (applies to each individual)

Season Information 2016-2017 2017-2018
First Practice Aug. 1, 2016 July 31, 2017
First Contest Aug. 24, 2016 Aug. 23, 2017
Conference Deadline
Oct. 19-22, 2016 Oct. 18-21, 2017
Region Deadline Oct. 29, 2016 Oct. 28, 2017
VHSL Championships Nov. 5, 2016 Nov. 4, 2017

Program Administrator - Shawn Knight (sknight@vhsl.org)
Rules Interpreter - Bill Ahern (bahern@uca.com)


Make-up Rules Clinic

Click on the image to start the rules clinic.  This version of the clinic is for Cheer COACHES.
Cheer Judges must sign in to Arbiter to view the clinic.
Deadline for coaches is September 5, 2016.

Competition Cheer Regulations

2016-17 NFHS Spirit Rules Corrections
NFHS Cheer Coaches Education
AACCA Cheer Safety Course
AACCA Website
Cheer Rules YouTube
Cheer Rules Website
2016 Routine Scoresheet
2016 Technical Scoresheet
2016 Scoring Rubric

Music Copyright Law Info

USA Cheer Music Initiative Announcement »
USA Cheer Music Initiative »
USA Cheer Guidelines for Music Providers »
USA Cheer Music Copyright FAQ »

USA Cheer Approved Music Providers »

VHSL State Championships

Group 2A through 6A - November 5, 2016 at VCU Siegel Center

2015 Results
2A Final Results »

3A Final Results »
4A Final Results »
5A Final Results »
6A Final Results »

Director
:
Rhonda Dumont, Centreville HS, (703) 378-9095,

Tickets:
$10.00 for All Day (no re-entry)
Children 6 and under admitted free with parent

For Advanced tickets, click here »

Info for Tournament Directors

Competition Cheer Event Guide
Conference Director's Information
Region Director's Information

Info for Tournament Teams

2016 State Competition Schedule »
2016 State Information Memo »
Box Lunch Order Form »

2016 Approved Marriott Hotels

Past Results

 2015 Champions - 2A - Luray; 3A - Cave Spring 4A - Kettle Run; 5A - Briar Woods; 6A - Grassfield.


In Competition Cheer

Competition Cheer Conference & Region Results

Events

08/31/2016
Fall Rules Clinic Deadline - Returning Officials
09/05/2016
Fall Rules Clinic Deadline - Cheer Coaches
09/21/2016
VHSL Executive Committee Meeting - September
11/05/2016
VHSL Cheer Championships
11/07/2016
2016-17 Winter Dead Period
12/07/2016
VHSL Executive Committee Meeting - December
02/20/2017
2016-17 Spring Dead Period
07/02/2017
2017-18 Summer Dead Period
07/31/2017
2017-18 Fall Dead Period

Resources

2016 Cheer Coaches Clinic Attendance - as of 8/24/16
264.11 KB   •   08/25/2016
2016 Cheer Coaches Clinic Attendance - Williamsburg
220.68 KB   •   08/18/2016
Cheer - 2015 Cheerleading Event Guide
353.35 KB   •   09/22/2015
Cheer - 2016 Competition Scoring Rubric
421.58 KB   •   07/27/2016
Cheer - 2016 Routine Score Sheet
438 KB   •   06/22/2016
Cheer - 2016 State Tournament Format
260.33 KB   •   08/09/2016
Cheer - 2016 Technical Score Sheet
431 KB   •   06/22/2016
Cheer - 2016 VHSL Cheer Coaches and Judges Training
30.5 KB   •   07/27/2016
Cheer - 2016-17 NFHS Spirit Rules Corrections
257.15 KB   •   08/17/2016
Cheer - 2A/1A Multi-Class State Cheer Competition
64.71 KB   •   08/09/2016
Cheer - Entry Form
310 KB   •   06/24/2016
Cheer - Results Report Form
237.5 KB   •   06/24/2016
Cheer - Tie-Breaking Procedures
111.87 KB   •   06/24/2016
NFHS Rule Change Proposal Form
20.96 KB   •   06/24/2016
Sanction Request - Cheer
45.4 KB   •   06/24/2016
VHSL Book of Records
1.12 MB   •   08/25/2016