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Littlestown Elementary Football Association (LEFA)

Cheerleading

Cheerleading is a huge part of sporting events at all levels of play. When athletes need encouragement and fans need entertainment, cheerleaders can take your sports experience to another level because they add excitement and spirit to any game. 

LEFA Cheerleading

 Flag Cheer Director: (Grades K-1)


*VACANT*[email protected]
 Rink Cheer Director: (Grades 2-3)


Marie Wall[email protected]

Pony and Midget Cheer Directors: (Grades 4-6)

 

Carrie Mummert
Melanie Dull
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Overview

The Littlestown Elementary Cheer program offers girls age 5 through 12 the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of cheerleading. A cheerleader must be at least 5 years old and entering Kindergarten to register. They learn how to be part of a team and good sportsmanship. Cheerleading provides a strength-training and cardiovascular workout that keeps girls healthy and fit, as well as maintaining a positive attitude. LEFA abides by a strict Code of Conduct policy. Please click HERE to read the policy.

Cheerleaders are placed on teams and travel to games with their assigned football teams.       

Coaching Opportunities

We are always looking for parents/adult volunteers to help by coaching a cheer team.  We hope you will consider helping our LEFA Cheer Program by coaching or volunteering. If interested, please send an email to one of the directors provided above. Also, there is a section in the online registration program to volunteer/coach.

When and Where are Games?

Rink Cheer (Grades 2-3)
Pony Cheer (Grades 4-5)
Midget Cheer (Grade 6)

All football games are played on Saturday or Sunday. Junior Varsity games are played on one day  and then the Varsity games are played on the other day. LEFA is a part of York County Youth Football Association (YCYFA).

Flag Cheer (Grades K-1)

Flag cheerleaders accompany the flag football teams. They usually have games on Saturdays starting at 10:00am. The games can be home (at the Littlestown practice fields) or away. 

When and Where are Practices?

Practices will start mid August. Flag and Rink  Cheer practice is 6:00-7:00PM at ACES Playground. Pony and Midget cheer teams practice at ACES bus loop/gym from 6-7:30PM. 

Game Cancellations

Games are cancelled for lightning and/or flooded fields. Games are cancelled by coaches and directors. Your team director will contact you when a game is cancelled. Games that have played 2 full quarters will not be rescheduled. The final score stands.

Registration Fees

Registration for Rink, Pony, and Midget is $80 per cheerleader. Registration for Flag Cheer is $60 per cheerleader. Your registration fee includes the cheer uniform and pompoms and bows. Cheerleaders must buy white cheer shoes to complete the uniform. All participants are expected to fundraise. If you choose not to fundraise there is a mandatory buy-out of $40 per athlete.

How do I Register?

Registration is open every year from April through June for the following fall season. You will need to register for a household account. This will enable you to sign up each of your children for a specific sport and you will then be able to receive emails from LEFA about upcoming registration and other important events. Payment is due at the time of registration (if mailing a check - it is due within one week) or your child will be placed on a waiting list until we receive payment. Please click HERE to go to registration.