Cheerleading

Fall/Winter Programs

Rocket Competitive Cheer Clinic

(4th-6th Graders)

Come learn a competitive cheerleading routine with jumps, tumbling, stunts, and more, then perform it at the Zeeland Home Competition in front of the community and OK Green/Gold League cheerleaders! Open to East and West kids! Price includes t-shirt and bow.

  • Instructor: Ashley Kron, ZW Cheer Head Coach
  • Register online for the Competitive Cheer Clinic or call (616) 748-3230.
  • Cost: $30r/$42nr
  • Dates: Tues & Thurs | Dec 11, 13, Jan 8, 10
  • Time: 6pm – 8pm
  • Performance Date: Wednesday Dec 19th at the Zeeland East Home Meet
  • Performance Time: Competition starts at 6:00pm, performance will be between the end of round 3 and awards
  • Location: Zeeland West High School, Room A103

Rocket Football Sideline Cheer

(3rd-6th Graders)

Come and learn the basic cheers alongside our Rocket Football games! This program is designed to prepare and teach our cheerleaders beginning and intermediate skills. Participants will learn jumps, stunts and cheers. Each team will require 1-2 volunteer parents to lead each team. Practices are on Thursday evenings, and participants cheer at Rocket Football games on Saturday mornings in the fall. Uniforms, bows, and t-shirts will be provided, and must returned to Zeeland Rec at the end of the season. White athletic shoes are recommended, and must be provided by parents.

  • Registration is closed. 
  • Cost: $55r/$67nr
  • 3rd-4th Gr Practices: Thursdays | Aug 23 – Oct 18 | 6-7pm @ Lincoln
  • 3rd-4th Gr Games: Sat | Sept 8 – Oct 20 |  @ Zeeland Football Prac Fields
  • 5th-6th Gr Practices: Thursdays | Aug 23 – Oct 18 | 7-8pm @ Lincoln
  • 5th-6th Grade Games: Saturdays | Sept 8 – Oct 20 | @ Zeeland Stadium
  • 3rd and 4th Grade Game Schedule (@ Grass Practice Fields): Sept 8th: 9am | Sept 15th: 9am | Sept 22nd: 10:30am | Sept 29th: 9am | Oct 6th: 10:30am | Oct 13th: 9am | Oct 20th: 10:30am
  • 5th and 6th Grade (@ Zeeland HS Football Stadium): Sept 8th: 10:30am | Sept 15th: 9am | Sept 22nd: 10:30am | Sept 29th: 10:30am | Oct 6th: 9am | Oct 13th: 10:30am | Oct 20th: 9am

Rocket Football Cheer Camp

(K-8th Graders)

Want to see what it’s like to cheer on a varsity cheer team? This is your chance! In this camp, girls and boys will learn chants, jumps and stunts alongside the Zeeland West Cheerleaders! Camp includes t-shirt, bow and participant’s admission to the East vs. West football game on October 12!

  • Register online for Rocket Football Cheer Camp or call (616) 748-3230. 
  • Cost: $35r/$47nr
  • Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Camp Dates: October 9, 10, 11
  • Game Day: October 12 | Cheering at the ZE vs. ZW Football game @ 7pm
  • Location: Zeeland High School Multi Purpose Training Room
  • K – 3rd Graders: 5pm – 6pm
  • 4th – 8th Graders: 6pm – 7pm

Spring/Summer Programs

Flag Football Cheer Teams

1st-2nd Graders | Saturdays | August 2019 Dates TBD 

Come and learn the basic cheers alongside our Flag Football games on August Saturday mornings! This program is designed to prepare and teach our cheerleaders the beginning skills needed as you move into the 3rd-6th grade Rocket Cheer levels. Each team will require 1-2 volunteer parents to lead each team. Team shirts will be provided. Registration opens in February, 2019. 


Rocket Football Cheer Teams

3rd-6th Graders | 2019 Dates TBD

Come and learn the basic cheers alongside our Rocket Football games! This program is designed to prepare and teach our cheerleaders beginning and intermediate skills. Participants will learn jumps, stunts and cheers. Each team will require 1-2 volunteer parents to lead each team. Practices are on Thursday evenings, and participants cheer at Rocket Football games on Saturday mornings in the fall. Uniforms, bows, and t-shirts will be provided, and must returned to Zeeland Rec at the end of the season. White athletic shoes are recommended, and must be provided by parents. Registration opens in February, 2019.


Zeeland East Cheer Camp

1st-8th Graders | 2019 Dates TBD 

This camp is led by Zeeland East Varsity Cheer head coach, Samantha Wells. Participants will work with the varsity team to learn cheers and a dance to be performed at the final day showcase. Participants will also learn tumbling skills, stunting basics, jumps and timing of skills and stunts. Registration opens in February, 2019.


Zeeland Cheer Camp

1st-6th Graders | 2019 Dates TBD

Interested in being a Rocket Football or Flag Football cheerleaders this fall? Then this is the camp for you! Led by Zeeland West Varsity Cheer head coach, Ashley Kron, this camp is open to all kids interested in learning motions, jumps, and stunt techniques. Camp includes a t-shirt and bow. Registration opens in February, 2019.