Tryouts for the 2009-2010 Umpqua Community College cheerleading squad are taking place this weekend in Winchester. The event is set for May 16-17 in the UCC gymnasium.
"It runs from 10:00AM until 3:00PM on Saturday and from 10:00AM to 1:00PM Sunday," head coach Margarita McCready said. "UCC cheerleaders will perform for some volleyball games, all home mens and womens baskeball games, as well as several competitions around the state."
Tryouts are open to anyone enrolled at Umpqua and taking a minimum of six credits, plus cheerleading experience is not required .