• PHSC Announces Cheer Team Tryouts and Pre-Tryout Clinic

    Pasco-Hernando State College is holding tryouts for its 2017-2018 cheerleading team on Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Fitness Center located in building K on the West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge Road. Stunting and jumping skills are required; tumbling skills are recommended. A tryout participation fee of $25 is required at time of registration.

    A pre-tryout clinic is scheduled on Saturday, May 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Fitness Center (building K) at the West Campus. The clinic is available to any student wishing to advance their existing cheerleader skills and to any student who intends to tryout for the 2017-2018 PHSC cheerleading team. The pre-tryout clinic is not required, but is highly recommended. Participants must have already applied to attend PHSC, be in optimum health and must sign a medical waiver and complete an emergency contact information sheet.

    PHSC cheerleaders compete at state and national levels and promote school spirit on campus and at home basketball games. Team members also will support additional PHSC athletic programs, host fundraisers, and participate in community service projects throughout the year.

    Male and female PHSC students, including incoming freshmen, returning sophomore and transfer students in good academic standing may try out. Students are encouraged to follow the PHSC cheer team on social media including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to learn about upcoming team workout dates available for anyone interested in participating.

    Cheerleading tryout requirements and additional information is online at www.phsc.edu/athletics/cheerleading.


    Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) serves the educational needs and interests of its community by awarding certificates, diplomas, associate and baccalaureate degrees. As a comprehensive, multicampus learning-centered institution, PHSC utilizes various instructional modalities and support services. PHSC provides an accessible, diverse teaching and learning environment rich with opportunities for students to achieve academic success and cultural growth in a global society.