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To remain aligned with the recommended measures of the health and safety of our community, the 2020 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts will officially be going virtual! Though we wanted to meet you in person, we cannot wait to begin this virtual tryout journey with you. We ensure you will receive all of the information and tools necessary for a smooth process, but please review the below information carefully and monitor your email closely as this will be our primary way of communicating with you.

Round #2 of HTC Tryouts are now closed. Good luck to those who may be moving to the Finalists round!

Virtual Cheer Tryouts Timeline

Friday, May 15th

Virtual HTC Tryout Application Open

The Virtual HTC Tryout Application will open Friday, May 15.

Please note: If you registered for Tryouts previously, you must complete this Application in addition to your initial registration.

Thursday, May 21st

Virtual HTC Tryout Application Closes

The Virtual HTC Tryout Application window will close Thursday, May 21 at 11:59 PM.

Saturday, May 23rd

Round #1 Video Submissions Open

Eligible hopefuls who completed the Virtual HTC Tryout Application will receive an email link with choreography and instructions on how to submit material for Round #1 on Saturday, May 23 at 9:00 AM.

Wednesday, May 27th

Round #1 Video Submissions Close

Round #1 video submissions due on Wednesday, May 27 by 11:59 PM.

Friday, May 29th

Round #2 Video Submissions Open

Hopefuls who successfully submitted their Round #1 video submission will be notified via email if they are chosen to move on to Round #2. Advancing candidates will receive further choreography instructions.

Monday, June 1st

Round #2 Video Submissions Close

Round #2 video submissions due.



Candidates will be notified via email if they are selected to be interviewed. Advancing candidates will receive instructions to schedule their interview time and format.



All finalists will be required to attend Finals in person in order to be eligible to be chosen as a 2020 Houston Texans Cheerleader. We will continue to monitor the current situation and will schedule Finals dates once it is safe to return. We will give finalists as much notice as possible.

Time Commitment

Rehearsals are 10.5 – 12 hours a week, typically Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM.
In season, the time commitment is around 20 hours a week including games and appearances.
Cheerleaders are required to make appearances at events and in the community throughout the year.