Northern Arizona Cheer and Dance Headlines

  • Cheer & Dance Tryout Packets Available
    February 19, 2014
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Tryout packets for the 2015-16 NAU dance team & 2015-14 cheer squad are now available.
  • Dance Team Wins USA National Championship in Hip Hop
    March 18, 2013
    ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University dance team won the 2013 USA National Championship in the hip hop division, marking the first national title in program history. The squad defeated in-state rival Arizona, as well as five other Pac-12 schools in winning the team honor Monday in Anaheim.
  • Cheer and Dance to Compete at USA National Championships
    March 15, 2013
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The NAU cheer teams travels to Anaheim, Calif. this weekend to compete in the 2013 USA National Championships. The event marks the second and final competition for the Lumberjacks after spending months cheering on various teams within NAU athletics.
  • Cheer Team Wins West Coast Championships, Prepares for Nationals.
    February 26, 2013
    HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The Northern Arizona cheer team placed first in the 2013 United Cheer Association West Coast Championships hosted at the Gibson Amphitheatre on Universal City walk near Universal Studios, Calif. This was the Lumberjacks first appearance at the West Coast Championships after competing previously in the East Coast Championships.
  • Cheer Team to Compete in First of Two Spring Competitions
    February 22, 2013
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona cheer team travels to Hollywood this weekend to compete Saturday in the 2013 United Cheer Association West Coast Championships hosted at the Gibson Amphitheatre on Universal Citywalk near Universal Studios, Calif. The Lumberjacks will showcase their talent in the collegiate cheer division. NAU competed in the UCA East Coast championships last year in Orlando, Fla., but never on the west coast under cheer coach Travis Doerfler.
  • 2013 NAU Dance Team Calendar Now Available
    February 06, 2013
    The NAU Dance Program is currently selling their 2013 Dance Team Calendar. Calendars are $10 a piece and will help fund the NAU Dance teams day to day operations and traveling cost to compete in two national competitions (Florida in January and California in March).
  • Dance Team Finishes 6th at the UDA Nationals in Orlando
    January 23, 2013
    ORLANDO, Fla. - The Northern Arizona dance team finished sixth in the Division 1 Hip Hop division at the 2013 Dance Team National Championships at Orlando’s Walt Disney World Resort. The team also placed fourth in the World University Dance Team High Hop competition.
  • Dance Team to Compete on the National Stage at the UDA Championships
    January 18, 2013
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona University dance team will travel to Walt Disney World Resort this weekend for the 2013 College Cheer Leading and Dance Team National Championships on Jan. 18-20. The Lumberjacks will compete in both the jazz and hip-hop competitions sponsored by the United Dance Association. Both competitions will take place on Saturday and will be available on television through ESPNU and the internet by visiting
  • Cheer and Dance Teams Complete Fall Season, Prepare for the Spring
    December 27, 2012
    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - As the fall sports come to a close in Northern Arizona University, the cheer and dance teams say goodbye to the football field and transition to the basketball court.