Kw-logo-smaller

Quiz the Coach - I Made the Cheerleading Squad!

The Kidzworld coach can answer all your sports related questions.
Kidzworld Coach
Quiz the Coach - I Made the Cheerleading Squad! - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Aug 08, 2007
( Rating: 1 Star Rating)

Kidzworld's got some free sports and fitness advice on sports like cheerleading. - Page 1

So ya dig sports but need some help with your game? Don't understand some of the rules of football, basketball or hockey? Got a gripe about P.E. class, skateboarders, cheerleading, coaches, or anything? Why not ?

1Hey Coach,
I just made the cheerleading squad, and I am the type of person who likes to help with everything, but not to get attention. I'm afraid if I ask to help, the older cheerleaders will think I'm trying to hog the spotlight, when all I'm trying to do is help. What should I do? tigercubcutie_promqueen

tigercubcutie_promqueen,
I completely understand your dilemma. You are the new kid on the block and the last thing you want to do is step on your older teammates' shoes (or should I say pom-poms?). Just be yourself and if you want to help out, you should. Your captain and older teammates should appreciate the fact you want to contribute to the team and have a positive attitude.

On the other hand, cheerleaders can be dramatic and girls can sometimes be jealous. So you need to make sure you're not trying to show up your older teammates. Remember that they have been there longer so there is seniority. Just quietly do your helping out, don't be boisterous about it. Don't do things expecting praise or bonus points from anybody, do them because you want to contribute. But I'm probably preaching to the wrong person. It seems you're already aware of this and you have good intentions. I think your teammates will embrace your good attitude and you'll be a valuable member of the cheerleading squad for years to come!

Do you need tips or advice on sports, fitness or health? to the Kidzworld Coach. Keep in mind peeps, the Kidzworld Coach isn't a doctor or a professional athlete or anything like that. He's just a dude who digs sports, plays 'em and knows a lot about 'em. You should always talk to your 'rents, a doctor or your school gym teacher before starting a new sport or a new exercise.

Related Stories:

  • Quiz the Coach - How to do a Cartheel!
  • Be A Good Sport
  • Quiz the Coach - What do Coaches Look For?
  • More Sports and Fitness Advice
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F1132878586968

    Best Thing About Being A Cheerleader?

    • It's good exercise and you stay in shape.
    • Cool stunts.
    • Being part of team.
    • I hate cheerleading.

    related stories

    Sports in the forums

    izzylovesjack
    izzylovesjack posted in Baseball:
    San Francisco giants buster poseys my dream bf boo dodgers!!!
    reply about 17 hours
    melanie444
    karate is my sports and in the summer i mostly try out other sports  :) 
    reply 1 day
    AlphaT
    AlphaT posted in Cheerleading:
    Because most cheerleaders are in the the rich, good looking, great looking, amazing looking, unbelievably gorgeous top 1% of the school environment. They've been held to certain entitlements for their entire life, and are naturally snobby towards others. 
    reply 1 day
    -Gwen42--
    -Gwen42-- posted in Cheerleading:
    idk
    reply 1 day
    -Gwen42--
    [Bristol] 1.) Ryan Blaney #22 2.) Kyle Busch #54 3.) Chase Elliott (R) #9 4.) Ty Dillon (R) #3 5.) Regan Smith #7 {Points:} 1. Chase Elliott 3 wins (R) 2. Regan Smith 1 win  3. Elliott Sadler 1 win [Next race: Atlanta] Announcment:  Chase Elliott possibly doing double duty at Atlanta and Canadian Tire Motorsports Park
    reply 2 days

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    157262_(2)

    When you go back to Candyland, you’ll wonder why you ever left in the first plac...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...