MEMPHIS SPIRIT SQUADS
The University of Memphis Athletic Department supports and directs the Spirit Squads.
The goals and objectives of the squads are:
The U of M Spirit Program consists of a Varsity Coed Squad (6-8 male and 6-8 female members); Varsity All-Girl squad (20-22 female members), Dance team (24 female students) and the Tiger mascot -- Pouncer. All squads perform at all home Footbll games, two away games, men's and women's basketball games, volleyball games, and National competitions.
Squad members are expected to schedule their classes around the practice times determined by the Spirit Coordinator. All members must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA and pass 12 hours per semester. Members must be available for summer camps. Additional team guidelines and policies will be discussed during the clinic weekend.
UM provides spirit program student-athletes with uniforms, travel expenses, practice clothes, warm-ups, camps costs, competition fees, and other items to fulfill their duties and perform their best.