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UCM Homecoming


Cheer, Pep Rally & Awards


5 p.m. - Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017
The Union Ballrooms

Pep Rally


4 p.m. - Friday, Oct.13, 2017 Multipurpose Building

Groups compete against each other for the chance to be crowned Champions of Cheer. Come out and party with the competing organizations, the Mulekickers, cheerleaders and the Marching Mules. This event captures the true spirit of a college homecoming and gets current students, along with alumni and friends, pumped about the Mules football game the next day.

Cheer Contest Rules

  1. Any student group may enter.  There is no minimum or maximum limit on the number of students the group may use in cheering. 
  2. A required rehearsal is scheduled for Sunday, October 8th, at 5:00 pm  in The Union Ballrooms.  Complete cheers must be performed at this rehearsal to be eligible for the competition.  Groups will provide sample of outfits of what the group will wear.  
  3. Contest will be held on Friday, October 13th, from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Multipurpose Building. Please arrive by 3:45 pm.
  4. Judging will be based on:  40% Enthusiasm, 30% Quality/Clarity, 30% Originality
  5. Automatic disqualification for use of any profanity.
  6. Group performance is a maximum time of 1 (one) minute.  Loss of points will result for groups exceeding the time limit.
  7. No P.A. system or recorded music or any other amplification may be used.
  8. All cheers must be supportive of UCM and the Homecoming theme. 
  9. NO STUNTS!!! Lifts must be below the shoulders but cartwheels are permitted
  10. No heels and/or black soled shoes are allowed on the Multi. Gym floor.

If there are any questions, please contact:

Ciara Wiegers at, or Alyssa Evans at