Members of the 2015-2016 squad
Members of the 2015-2016 squad
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The Waubonsee cheerleading team was established in 2011. The squad performs at home basketball games, pep rallies and special events throughout the school year. Tryouts are held each year in the fall and the team practices throughout the year. Team members are required to possess a minimum level of acrobatic skills and other criteria. The team also participates in regional cheerleading competitions when possible.

Program Highlights
In January 2012 Waubonsee’s cheerleaders took home three trophies in their first-ever competition at the Champion Spirit Group in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. The Chiefs cheerleaders won an award for choreography, took first-place in the College Division, and grabbed the Grand Champion trophy for best overall squad among 20 participating schools. The 2013-2014 squad also won Elite International Championship sponsored by

In the last few years alone the squad has participated in the Swedish Day's Parade in Geneva, at the Sugar Grove Corn Boil, Somonauk's Summer Fest, the Elburn Day's parade and the Maple Park Fun Fest parade.  

Interested in Cheerleading
Individuals interested in trying out for Waubonsee's Co-Ed Competitive Cheerleading squad should contact head coach Zech Palm at or call (630) 466-2524 for more information. 

Each person trying out will be required to perform some minimum athletic skills. 

Team practices are currently every Tuesday and Thursday beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Waubonsee's Field House.