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    February 22, 2017
    Cheer & Dance Tryout Dates for 2017-18 Announced FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Cheer and Dance teams have announced their tryout dates for the 2017-18 academic year. Tryouts for next year's squads will be held in NAU's Health and Learning Center on April 14 and 15.
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    February 09, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader De'Arreona King Q&A with freshman De'Arreona King. She is a Glendale native and is majoring in public health and human services.
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    February 08, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Nohelani Lopez Nohelani is in her first year with the NAU cheer squad. She is from Murrieta, Calif. and attended Mesa Murrieta High School. She is majoring in nursing.
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    February 07, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Brooklyn Rincones Q&A with freshman Brooklyn Rincones. She is from Parker, Colorado and attended Legend High School. She is majoring in criminal justice.
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    February 06, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Jordan Simons Q&A with freshman Jordan Simons. She is a Peoria native who attended Sunrise Mountain High School. She is majoring in biomedical sciences.
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    January 13, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Adrianna Beets Adrianna is in her first year on the NAU cheer squad. She is a nursing major from Surprise, Ariz.
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    January 12, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Molly Jama Q&A with freshman Molly Jama. She is from Scottsdale, Ariz. and attended Horizon High School.
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    January 11, 2017
    Q&A with Cheerleader Gabrielle Burchett Sophomore cheerleader Gabrielle Burchett is from Mesa, Ariz. She is majoring in psychology.
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    January 09, 2017
    Q&A with Dancer Haley Caetano Q&A with freshman Haley Caetano. The dancer is from Fresno, Calif. who attended Clovis North High School. She is majoring in pre-nursing and has been dancing since the age of 4.
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    January 04, 2017
    Q&A with Dancer Ashlee Mitchison Q&A with freshman Ashlee Mitchison. The dancer is from Yorba Linda, Calif. with an undecided major. She attended Yorba Linda High School.
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    December 08, 2016
    Q&A with Dancer Vicki Molloy Q&A with sophomore Vicki Molloy. The dancer is from Bullhead City, Ariz. and is majoring in speech therapy. She attended Mohave High School and has been dancing since she was three years old.
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    December 01, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Lacey Vickers Lacey is a first-year member of the Northern Arizona cheer squad. She's a junior majoring in criminology and sociology. The Glendale, Ariz. native attended Deer Valley High School.
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    December 01, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Dominique Aquilina Dominique Aquilina is a sophomore on the NAU cheer squad. The Tucson native is majoring in public health.
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    November 17, 2016
    Q&A with Dancer Nicole Lloyd Nicole Lloyd is a junior on the Northern Arizona dance team. The Mesa, Ariz. native loves to dance, but her favorite kind of dance is contemporary. Lloyd is a graduate of Mountain View High School.
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    November 17, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Coy Lange Coy Lange is a freshman on the Norther Arizona cheer team. He's from Dyersburg, Tenn. His major is undecided, but while he's at NAU he hopes to win a national title.
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    November 15, 2016
    NAU Student-Athletes Continue to Graduate at a High Rate INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University’s NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84 leads the Big Sky Conference, according to a national report released Tuesday. The NCAA developed the GSR for Division I institutions in 2002 in response to college and university presidents who wanted more accurate graduation data. NAU’s rate is the second-highest in the state of Arizona amongst the Regent institutions.
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    October 18, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Bailey Wilson-Pena Get to know cheerleader Bailey Wilson-Pena. She is a sophomore on the Lumberjack squad. Wilson-Pena hails from Waipahu, Hawaii and is studying chemistry.
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    October 18, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Kelsey Kuniej Check out the latest Q&A with NAU cheerleader Kelsey Kuniej. She's from Napierville, Ill. and is pursuing a degree in psychology.
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    October 13, 2016
    NAU Cheer Gives Back at Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University cheer squad participated this past weekend in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. The race took place in downtown Phoenix, where the Lumberjack team encouraged the participants along the way, while showing their NAU spirit.
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    October 12, 2016
    Q&A with Dancer Kerry Kenley Kerry Kenley is a senior on the NAU dance team. She's from Mesa, Ariz. and is currently pursuing a degree in speech language pathology and a minor in social work.
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    October 12, 2016
    Q&A with Cheerleader Kayla Brown Kayla Brown is majoring in Hotel and Restaurant Management with hopes to pursue a career in international tourism. She is junior from Chandler, Ariz.
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    October 10, 2016
    Q&A with Dancer Kaitlyn Rini Check out the latest NAU Dance Q&A featuring senior Kaitlyn Rini. The Riverside, Calif. native is majoring in secondary english education.
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    October 07, 2016
    Q&A with Junior Cheerleader Ally Christy Get to know junior cheerleader Ally Christy. The Flagstaff native is majoring in biomedical sciences. She attended Flagstaff High School.
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    October 05, 2016
    Q&A with Senior Cheerleader Dani Misiak Check out the latest 2016-17 Northern Arizona cheerleading Q&A featuring senior Dani Misiak from Placentia, Calif. Dani is majoring in psychology.
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    August 25, 2016
    NAU Student-Athletes Welcome Newest Lumberjack Freshmen to Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Greeting the newest wave of Lumberjacks upon arrival at Northern Arizona University, NAU Athletics once again partnered with the university in the annual Welcome Back Jacks. With boxes of items ranging from clothes to snacks, the NAU class of 2020 arrived on campus in mass and the Lumberjack student-athletes were ready to aid in any way possible.
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    May 03, 2016
    NAU Athletics Caps 2015-16 Year with the Louie's Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The stars aligned on Monday night for the third annual Louie's Awards hosted by the Northern Arizona University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. During a fun night for all in attendance, student-athletes, coaches, staff and administration all gathered at the Prochnow Auditorium to look back and revel in yet another outstanding academic year.
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    April 27, 2016
    Denesik, Huff, Gaskell and Vander Ploeg Receive NAU Gold Axe Award FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Gold Axe Award is rich in history at Northern Arizona University. Awarded to exceptional graduating seniors each semester, the Gold Axe is a symbol of all-around excellence and contribution to the university. What is also rich in history is the NAU Athletics representation during the award ceremony and the Spring 2016 semester was no different as Jordan Denesik (women’s tennis), Alex Huff (swimming & diving), Kirsten Gaskell (dance) and Janae Vander Ploeg (volleyball) were among the 43 recipients on Monday night. In addition, Huff was also named the Distinguished Senior for the College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences.
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    February 15, 2016
    NAU Cheer & Dance Sets 2016-17 Tryout Dates for April 15-16 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The NAU Cheer and Dance Program is excited to expand their teams through their 2016-2017 tryout dates. Continuing on a successful route, both the Cheer and Dance programs will be inviting new members to audition on April 15-16. Tryouts will be held at the Health and Learning Center at NAU in Flagstaff.
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    February 02, 2016
    2016 UCA & UDA National Championship Recap ORLANDO, Fla. — Every year cheer and dance compete in the biggest competition of the year — the UCA and UDA College National Championships, respectively. A weekend in Orlando, Fla. brings the best programs from across the country and around the world together in this all-out fight for recognition and program success.
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    February 19, 2015
    NAU Cheer & Dance Tryouts Set for April 17 & 18 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The NAU Cheer and Dance Program are excited to announce their 2015-2016 tryout dates. The programs will be hosting tryouts April 17th and 18th in Flagstaff, AZ. There will be more information and tryout packets available online at the end of February.
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    February 17, 2015
    NAU Dance Tryouts FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The NAU Cheer and Dance Program are excited to announce their 2014-2015 tryout dates. The programs will be hosting tryouts April 17th and 18th in Flagstaff, AZ.
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    March 25, 2014
    NAU Dance Earns Back-to-Back USA College National Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - For the second straight year, the Northern Arizona women's dance team has won the USA College National Championship in 4-Year College Hip Hop.
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    February 19, 2014
    Cheer & Dance Tryout Packets Available FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Tryout packets for the 2015-16 NAU dance team & 2015-14 cheer squad are now available.
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    August 24, 2013
    Lumberjack Student-Athletes Lend a Hand for NAU Move-In Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite a rainy day in Flagstaff, the Northern Arizona Athletic Department partnered with Welcome Jacks, a volunteer group of students and student-athletes who helped guide students and their families to their assigned residential halls and move their belongings into their rooms, as a part of NAU Move-In Day.
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    March 18, 2013
    Dance Team Wins USA National Championship in Hip Hop 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.
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    March 15, 2013
    Cheer and Dance to Compete at USA National Championships 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.
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    February 26, 2013
    Cheer Team Wins West Coast Championships, Prepares for Nationals. 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.
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    February 22, 2013
    Cheer Team to Compete in First of Two Spring Competitions 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.
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    February 06, 2013
    2013 NAU Dance Team Calendar Now Available 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).
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