Wildcat Cheerleading and Dance Teams


The Wildcat cheerleading squad is a co-ed unit who rock the Superior Dome and Berry Events Center with team spirit during basketball, football and hockey games.

The cheerleading squad will hold open tryouts for the 2016-17 season on April 22-24 for men and women.

Friday, April 22nd- Optional Clinic from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. ($10 fee at registration)

Saturday, April 23rd - Mandatory Clinic from 9 a.m. to noon

Sunday, April 24th - Formal Auditions beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Additional Information

The NMU team has qualified for nationals three times and has placed in several Midwest competitions. The team focuses on crowd involvement, mounts, gymnastics and partner stunting.

2015-16 Cheerleading Roster

Contact: Lucy Anthony, Cheerleading Advisor can be contacted at lucy.j.anthony@gmail.com.

Do you want the NMU Cheerleading squad to make an appearance at your events? If so, contact Lucy Anthony at lucy.j.anthony@gmail.comAppearance Information

Dance Team


The NMU Dance Club is made up of dedicated and talented young women who represent the university in a positive and spirited manner. Members on our team have a diverse background including classical ballet, hip-hop dance, cheerleading, gymnastics, kick lines and elite pompon programs. This diversity makes our team remarkable because we draw on one another’s strengths to succeed. As a team, we have the opportunity to perform at home Football games, home Women’s Soccer games, home Women’s Volleyball games, home Men’s and Women’s Basketball games and various university and community functions. Through performances, appearances, and volunteer activities the Northern Michigan University Dance Team serves as NMU ambassadors.

For additional information, please visit the NMU Dance Team page.