ALL-STATE


ALL STATE DIRECTOR

Nikki Savino-Mulcahy

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ALL STATE CO-DIRECTOR

Deanna Markovitch

Contact Email: njcdca.allstate@gmail.com

Application Process

Incomplete application forms will not be considered. Please make sure that your application is complete before submission.

Application Requirements:

  • Completed Application Form

  • Completed Photo Release

  • Write a brief cheerleading or dance biography and have it signed by your coach.

    • No more than 1 page

    • Cheerleaders must include stunting ability

    • Dancers should include dance appropriate tumbling (if applicable)

  • Application must be signed by a school administrator or athletic director and your coach confirming that you are a Senior in good academic standing.

  • Upload your private video to the google form.

    • ​Video should be no longer than three (3) minutes.

    • Contains all required elements.

    • Attire: T-shirt and shorts.

      • Do NOT wear a school uniform or anything that will identify your school.​​

    • Application Deadline:​

    • Monday Dec. 6th, 2021

  • Venmo Payment Option:

    • @NJCDCA-Treasurer​

  • OR Send application payment check for $30 (payable to NJCCA) to:

 

NJCDCA Treasurer

Deanna Markovitch

768 Mehar Court

Toms River, NJ 08753

 

If you are overnighting, please

WAIVE THE SIGNATURE

Fees cover selection expenses of the All-State Team. An independent panel of judges will make final selection of the All-State Team.

Applicants will be notified by mail in the as to whether or not they have made the team. The team may be formally presented at the NJCDCA Cheer and Dance State Championships in 2022 per CDC, state and local guidelines regarding Covid-19. An alternate video presentation made be substituted for this.

Cheer Video  Requirements

Cheerleader: Female

  • Cheer - not a sideline (30 seconds)

  • Tumbling - minimum of a standing back handspring and/or tumbling pass

  • Dance - (four - eight counts)

  • Jumps - single toe touch and a combination jump that may include standing tumbling

Cheerleader: Male

  • Chant or sidelines with arm motions, no stunts (no longer than 15 seconds)

  • Tumbling - minimum of a standing back handspring and/or tumbling pass

  • Partner stunting - individual stunts or a stunt sequence with or without music. No more than 30 seconds. (Please use a spotter.)

  • Jumps- a single toe touch and a combination jump that may include standing tumbling

Dance Video Requirements

Dancers

Demonstrated Skills:

  • Full Split - (left and right)

  • Leap - (Grand Jette)

  • Calypso

  • Kick - (Fan or Hitch)

  • Jump - (i.e. toe touch)

  • Double turn/Pirouette

  • Techniques are to be clearly demonstrated separately;

    • Separate from the 6-8 count dance

Routine:

  • Minimum of 2 Styles of Dance -  6 - eight counts to music demonstrating jazz, pom and/or hip hop skills