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.

NMU Cheerleading Mission Statement

It is our mission to support intercollegiate athletics & Northern Michigan University through the unification of the student body, alumni and fans.  We will support as many athletic events as possible and promote a positive game-day experience for NMU athletics.

NMU Cheerleading Coaches Mission Statement

As coaches and advisors, we will strive to instill tradition, honor, and commitment in our athletes.  We will build a solid foundation based on trust and loyalty. We will work to be organized, consistent and supportive to make this an exemplary cheer program and a positive experience for all. 

Contact: Cheerleader Advisor, Lucy Anthony, can be contacted at luanthon@nmu.edu.

Do you want the NMU Cheerleading squad to make an appearance at your events? If so, contact Lucy Anthony at luanthon@nmu.edu

Information on NMU Cheerleading Appearances

Follow the team on Facebook:  NMU Cheerleading Facebook Page

Tryouts will be held in April for the upcoming academic year. Click HERE for information on when tryouts will be.   Please follow our facebook page or email Coach Lucy for upcoming tryout dates.

Tryout Paperwork

  1. Tryout Form

  2. Health Form

2018-19 Cheerleader Roster

Abbey Newkirk Waterford, Mich.
Addison Sharp Alpena, Mich.
Alena Hill Iron Mountain,, Mich.
Allison Floyd Manistique, Mich.
Aly Claycomb Gladstone, Mich.
Allyson Frost Troy, Mich.
Alyshia Schoell Kenosha, Wis.
Amy Snider Midland, Mich.
Brianna Halbower Grand Rapids, Mich.
Dakota Esther Greenville, Mich.
Devyn Austin Machesney Park, Ill.
Drake Perez Sault Ste Marie, Mich.
Elizabeth Ebsen Forest Lake, Minn.
Erin Mattson Escanaba, Mich.
Hunter Eikenberry Grand Haven, Mich.
Ian Nemeth Perry, Mich.
Jesse Rock Lake Orion, Mich.
Jodi Janowiak Manistee, Mich.
Kayla Cornelius Detroit, Mich.
Marissa Gardner Escanaba, Mich.
Molly Brunner Pinckney, Mich.
Morgan Kimmel Harrison, Mich.
Myra Stock Petersburg, Mich.
Paige Grenier New Lenox, Ill.
Rhyan Murtha Gladstone, Mich.
Serenity Peltier Harrison Township, Mich.
Sophia Sartorelli Menominee, Mich.
Sydney McNeill Gwinn, Mich.
Taylor Swartz Munising, Mich.
Teylor Prato Grosse Ile, Mich.
Tyler Peterson Marquette, Mich.
Zach Salmi Suamico, Wis.

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.