Virginia Tech HighTechs
Tryout Requirements

Tryouts for the 2016-17 season will be held April 30 & May 1 in Cassell Coliseum.

2016 Tryout Information and Forms

You will also need to complete the on-line insurance information and the tryout registration.
Any current high school students to bring a copy of a physical within the last 6 months to tryouts.

Forms needed to tryout from the training room should be picked up on Friday, April 29 between Noon and 2pm.

Saturday, April 30, 2015
3:00-4:00pm – Registration
4:00-4:30pm – Team Stretch
4:30-7:00pm – Learn Choreography
7:00-8:30pm – Judged on technique: Toe-Touch, Extension, Leap sequence, triple/quad turn,Turn sequence, Headspring and Kip-up.
9:30pm - List posted outside

Sunday, May 1, 2015
9:00-9:45am – Stretch and warm up
10:00-12:00pm – Interviews and physical fitness
12:00-1:00pm – Lunch break
1:00-3:00pm – Judged on dance choreography
5:00pm – List posted outside

Anyone trying out should wear a black sports bra and black shorts for both days of tryouts.

Videos for HighTech tryouts will be accepted up until Friday, April 22nd at 5pm. Participants must show all the technical skills required as well as 30 seconds of pom, 30 seconds of jazz and 30 seconds of hip hop. We also request that you start the video with a brief introduction and tell us a little bit about yourself. All videos will be judged prior to the start of tryouts by the same judging panel. Videos can be sent to perren@vt.edu or the following address:
Perren Young
675 Washington St, SW
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Open Practice Dates:
Thursday 4/14 6:30-8:30pm
Monday 4/18- 6-9pm
Wednesday 4/20- 6-9pm
Monday 4/25- 6-9pm
Wednesday 4/27- 6-9pm
Thursday 4/28- 6:30-8:30pm

Open practices will be held in the Back Gym of Cassell Coliseum. You must see our athletic trainer, Krista Pattison, before participating in any open practices. The athletic training room is located on the first floor of Cassell Coliseum. You will need a copy of the front and back of your insurance card and allow 10-15 minutes to see her to be cleared before practicing. High school athletes will need a copy of their high school physical in order to participate in open practices.