Cheer

Youth Cheer

Spring & Summer

Cheer Fundamentals 

4th-6th Gr (Register Based on 2023-24 grade level)

Join us to take your cheer skills to the next level! This class will be an in-depth look into cheer technique within motions, jumps, tumbling, flexibility and stunting! Participants will learn new stunts, work to progress their tumbling and participate in advanced drills to improve their jumps. Over the course of the session, cheerleaders will create a routine equivalent to a MHSAA competitive cheer event. The routine will consist of stunting, tumbling and motions. Participants will receive a practice shirt and a bow! Also, a showcase will be hosted on the last practice day to show all they learned! Register based on 23-24 grade level. 

  • Register Here
  • Cost: $63r/$78nr
  • Coach: Ellie Hopke (Zeeland Rec Rocket Cheer Head Coach)
  • Session 1: Mon | May 15-Jun 26 | 6pm-7:30pm
  • Session 1 Location:
    • May 15, 22, June 5: ZWHS in Room A103
    • June 12, 19, 26: New Groningen Elementary Gym
      • July 19 practice will take place outside
  • Session 2: Mon | July 10-Aug 21 | 6pm-7:30pm
  • Session 2 Location: New Groningen Elementary Gym


ZE Sideline Cheerleading Camp

5 Yr Olds-6th Gr

Join ZE Varsity coaches and cheerleaders to learn about jumps, stunts, tumbling and cheers! Camp includes a bow.

  • Register Here
  • Cost: $45r/$60nr
  • Coach: Cayla Klimach (ZE Varsity Cheer Coach)
  • Dates: Aug 14-16
  • 5 Yr Olds-2nd Gr: 5:30-6:30pm
  • 3rd-6th Gr: 6:30-7:30pm 
  • Location: Zeeland Stadium

ZW Sideline Cheer Camp

5 Yr Olds-6th Gr

Join ZW Varsity coaches and cheerleaders to learn about jumps, stunts, tumbling and cheers! Camp includes a bow.

  • Register Here
  • Cost: $45r/$60nr
  • Coach: Emillie Gort (ZW Varsity Cheer Coach)
  • Dates: Aug 7-9
  • 5 Yr Olds-2nd Gr: 5:30-6:30pm
  • 3rd-6th Gr: 6:30-7:30pm 
  • Location: Zeeland Stadium

 

Fall & Winter

Fall Sideline Flag Cheer

1st-2nd Gr 

Join us to learn the fundamentals of sideline cheer like jumps, cheers and stunts while also getting the chance to cheer on the sidelines of a football game! Participants will practice once per week and then cheer at our Flag Football games on Saturday mornings. Registration includes a t-shirt and bow. Register based on 2023-24 grade level.

  • Register Here (Online Registration Opens Mon, Jan 23 @ 5am)
  • Registration Deadline: Sat, June 24
  • Cost: $49r/$64nr
  • Coach: TBD
  • Practices: Mon | Aug 14-Oct 9 | 5pm-5:45pm
  • Practice Location: Cityside Middle School - Chix Coop
  • Games: Sat | Sept 9-Oct 14 | 8:30am
  • Game Location: ZWHS Football Practice Fields
  • Youth Football/Cheer Night @ ZE & ZW Game: Fri, Sept 22 @ Zeeland Stadium | Arrive by 6:30pm | Cheer on sideline with Varsity cheerleaders during 1st quarter of game

Fall Sideline Rocket Cheer

3rd-6th Gr

Join us to learn the fundamentals of sideline cheer like jumps, cheers and stunts while also getting the chance to cheer on the sidelines! Participants will practice once per week and then cheer at our Rocket Football games on Saturday mornings! Uniforms will be provided on loan. Parents must provide black bloomers and white tennis shoes. Register based on 2023-24 grade level.

  • Register Here (Online Registration Opens Mon, Jan 23 @ 5am)
  • Registration Deadline: Sat, June 24
  • Cost: $59r/$74nr
  • Coach: Ellie Hopke (Zeeland Rec Rocket Cheer Head Coach)
  • 3rd-4th Gr Practices: Mon | Aug 14-Oct 9 | 6-7pm OR 7-8pm | Participants will be split based on experience into either time slot
  • 5th-6th Gr Practices: Tue | Aug 15-Oct 10 | 6-7pm or 7-8pm | Participants will be split into either time slot after registration based on experience.
  • Practice Location: Cityside Middle School - Chix Coop
  • Games: Sat | Sept 9-Oct 14
  • Youth Football/Cheer Night @ ZE & ZW Game: Fri, Sept 22 @ Zeeland Stadium | Arrive by 6:30pm | Cheer on sideline with Varsity cheerleaders during 1st quarter of game
  • End of Season Pajama + Movie Night + Uniform Turn In: Sat, Oct 21 | 6pm-8:30pm