Cheerleader Information

The Williamson County Raptors cheer program provides a top of the line recreational cheer experience, with a competitive option for those that are interested. All cheer squads will practice age-appropriate cheers, stunts, tumbling, and a halftime routine. The Raptors Cheerleaders will participate in all games, two parades, and two community events. 

 Raptors Sideline Cheer:  

*Sideline Cheer is offered as a less committed cheer program. Your child will learn the basic fundamentals of cheerleading. With a sideline performance, and learning a dance routine for our half time show.

Fees: $225 due at registration

Raptors Sideline Cheer + Competitive Cheer Option: 

 *Competitive cheerleaders must participate in regular season practices, games, and events to be eligible to attend competitions. 

Fees: $225 due at registration and $175 due by the first week of September for competition fees and Varsity competition uniform.

This option is for ages 7-14yrs of age, and will provide all the fun of sideline cheer, with a more competitive component. In addition to the regular schedule game and season events, the competition team will participate in 2-3 competitions. Cheerleaders will be responsible for any additional travel and hotel costs associated with these competitions. A full schedule and additional information will be given out before practices begin in July.

 Our regular cheer season is held July - November of each year. Our sideline cheerleading program is for children ages 4-14. The annual registration fee for the regular cheer season is $225. 

 Registration Fee covers:

  • Game Uniform
  • Game Bow
  • Pompoms
  • Practice Uniform
  • Practice Bow

Cheerleaders will be required to purchase the following items:

  • Practice Uniform (additional optional)
  • White cheer appropriate shoes for games
  • Water Bottles

Documents required:

  • Original Birth Certificate
  • TN State Physical

Game Information

*Cheerleaders should come to every game in FULL UNIFORM.

*If the cheerleader does not come in full uniform, they will not be able to take the field.  This includes hair pulled up and out of the face, uniform, shoes, bow, etc. 

Additional team items will be available for purchase; however, are not required. 

 Age cutoff for players are based on a July 31st cutoff. Athletes can only cheer up no more than one age division. Competition squads will be formed by age divisions. See below for the age group and divisions:

Age Division
4-6 PeeWee
7-8 C Division
5-8 C Mix
9-10 B Division
11-12 A Division
9-12 A Mix
13-14 Vasity
11-14 Varsity Mix

Click here to view/read TYSA Official Cheer Rules and Procedures