Important Upcoming Dates! Mark your Calendars!!!

MARCH- 16th-19th- LINCOLN PICTURE WEEK for all REC Cheer classes in Lincoln. The classes will be taking group and individual pictures. You will get proofs to order approx 2 weeks after pictures. You will come to class that week in your cheer uniform (top & skirt) with hair half up (sides pulled back) with your cheer bow. Bring pom poms and wear your cheer shoes with white socks. The Rec cheer classes will be getting their uniforms these next two weeks at class. The following classes will take their pictures that week during their normal class time:

  • Monday 6:00-7:00 Mini Cheer
  • Tuesday 6:30-7:30 Youth Cheer
  • Wednesday 5:00-6:00 Mini Cheer
  • Wednesday 6:00-7:00 Mighty Mites Cheer
  • Thursday 4:30-5:30 Mighty Mites Cheer
  • Thursday 5:30-6:15 Tiny Tots Cheer
  • Thursday 7:00-8:00 Junior Cheer

PICTURES for Beatrice REC Classes were originally scheduled for next week but we are not able to do them then. We will the exact date & time soon! We will email it out!

APRIL 10th- “Early Tryouts/ Team Placments” for our Lincoln Full-Year Competition Teams. If you cannot make it to the normal tryouts on Sunday, April 19th you will need to come to early tryouts. Can’t make it to either? Call to set up an individual tryout time! Everyone makes a team at Cheer Xpress!

APRIL 12th- CHEER RECITAL- Our annual cheer recital is going to be held at Pius X High School in Lincoln on Sunday, April 12th at 12:00pm. This recital with be BOTH locations, Lincoln & Beatrice! We are doing one big recital again this year. Some years we break it up to 2 separate ones and some years we keep all our big CX family together! There will be 2 “sessions” of the recital that day and the schedule will be available by April 1st. We are planning on taking a huge group picture of all of our cheerleaders between the two sessions that day! All competition teams and rec cheer classes will perform at our recital. Tickets will be onsale at both Locations beginning April 1st and they are $5 per person… cheerleaders get in FREE!

APRIL 12th- COMPETITION TEAMS BANQUET- Our annual end of the season banquet for all of our competition teams is  set for Sunday, April 12th evening following our recital. All competition team members and their families are invited to attend. This is a semi-formal event. Girls all wear fun party/banquet dresses! There’s a dinner, awards, highlight video, dj & dance! More info will be available as we get closer and tickets for the banquet will be for sale the first week in April. The banquet is at the Lincoln Train Station banquet hall in the Haymarket.

APRIL 13th & 14th- TRYOUTS/ TEAM PLACEMENTS for our Beatrice Competition Teams. Dates & times will be available in the tryout handbook on our website. Everyone makes a team at Cheer Xpress!

APRIL 18th- US Finals Competition for the following teams:  Excite, Matrix, Extreme, Explosion, Vortex, Onyx & Excellence

APRIL 19th- TRYOUTS/ TEAM PLACEMENTS for our Lincoln Full-Year Competition Teams. Everyone makes a team at Cheer Xpress! Can’t make it on the 19th? Come to early tryouts on April 10th or sign up for an individual tryout time!


  • Lincoln Teams (Youth, Junior & Senior)- July 8th-15th. Exact days and times TBA. We are planning senior teams around high school cheer team during those dates!
  • Lincoln Teams (Mini Teams)- July 16th & 17th
  • Beatrice Teams- July 14th & 15th


  • Lincoln Teams- May 26th-28th
  • Beatrice Teams- July 6th-9th

*Are you planning on trying out for a full-year competition team but already have a conflict with a mandatory camp date? You can still join a team but we need you to email us at [email protected] to get details.