Linfield Wildcats


Kristen Bridgewater - Forest Grove, Ore.

Kaitie Carmody – Issaquah, Wash.

Jessie Givens – Mesquite, Nev.

Claudia Hererra - Lake Oswego, Ore.

Stephanie Hofmann – Leander, Texas

Lauren Ishizuka - Bellevue, Wash.

Madison James - North Plains, Ore.

Kourtney Long – Bend, Ore.

Danielle Maestas – Lebanon, Ore.

Jade Moon – Redding, Calif.

Brandi Nihart – North Plains, Ore.

Teresa Redmond - Beaverton, Ore.

Zoe Sams – Albany, Ore.

Charlotte Smith – Livermore, Calif.

Brianna Snipes – Portland, Ore.

Kara Van Zandt – Salem, Ore.

Amanda Villanueve – Aloha, Ore.

Ashlee Williamson – Portland, Ore.

Coach Lori DuPuis -

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Linfield Cheer welcomes men and women with skills and enthusiasm, including but not limited to:

  • •Cheerleading, dance and/or gymnastics/tumbling experience
  • •Strong physical condition and appearance
  • •A positive, enthusiastic attitude and a dedicated individual
  • •Ability to manage time well
  • •A team player
  • •A desire to be a leader in the community

Time Commitment

Our team cheers during both football and basketball seasons with appearances at various campus and local events.  The season begins with daily doubles one week before Fall term and runs through the end of February, including post-season games.  Team members are required to be on campus or locally available during January Term for basketball season unless an exception is made (at tryouts) by a coach. 

Linfield cheerleaders practice a minimum of 2-3 times a week in the evenings and cheer at both home and away football games and home basketball games.  A complete schedule and expectations is provided at tryouts. 

Team Information and Expectations

Tryout Application