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IMPORTANT dates - 2018 season

03/26/18 - Registration opens for Football and Cheer - Online

08/01/18 - First Day of Football & Cheer Practice

08/18/18 - Football Jamboree

08/25/18 - First Football Game


Welcome to Lake Nona Jr Lions Cheer

Lake Nona Jr. Lions Competitive Cheerleading

Hello and welcome to Lake Nona Jr. Lions Cheerleading! We are competitive cheerleading programs that not only rock the sidelines for our very own Lake Nona Jr. Lions football teams, but compete for the chance to bring home a National Title!! Our program runs the week of August 1st through December 31st. Cheerleaders are required to participate in ALL Lake Nona Jr. Lions regular seasons event, this includes regular season games, playoffs, and National Tournaments (if the associated football team advances). The Competition season primarily runs during the months of November and December with competitions being held on both Saturday and Sundays. Our FYFCL certified coaches work with our athletes all season long to prepare for competitions. ALL PRACTICES, GAMES, AND COMPETITIONS ARE MANDATORY FOR ALL AGE GROUPS. Final practice schedule will be published in July. Our practices days are typically Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays. Game schedules will be published in August as soon as FYFCL finalizes it. We have approximately 4 home games to be played at Lake Nona High School and approximately 4 away games to be played throughout the Central Florida Area including (Volusia, Osceola, and Seminole County) Past cheerleading Competitions have been held in Daytona, Orlando, Lakeland and Tampa.


Cheerleader Age by Division (As of 8/1/2018)
New & Returning Cheerleader – $275.00 + $10.00 Non-Refundable Processing Fee = $285.00 (this includes your shoes, bloomer, bow, uniform, trophy, insurance and *AAU fee)  
No cash or Checks will be accepted, all athletes must register online and pay via credit card. 
Please be advised league reserves the right to adjust teams as needed  

Refunds; In general, once equipment, uniforms, and or contracts are ordered / signed we do not have the luxury to award refunds.
Parents; please keep in mind we are a parent run nonprofit with limited resources and are supported by a combination of donations and registration fees. No Coach, Team Parent, Volunteer,  nor Board Member is paid for the time and or commitment to deliver this service to the community

  • 6U (Flag) – 5 & 6
  • 8U (Mitey Mite) –  7 & 8
  • 10U (Pee Wee) – 9 & 10
  • 12U (Junior Varsity) – 11 & 12
  • 14U (Varsity) – 13 & 14

Hardship Scholarships are available but limited, for more information please email our Registrar @

*AAU Fee: Our leagues insurance provider for all youth athletes,  the fees are included in your registration for all respective sports, parents do not need to pay separately (unless otherwise told).

Typical Cheerleading Practice Schedule by age group: Flag(ages 5-6) Mitey Mites(ages 7-8) Tuesday and Thursday 6:00pm-7:30pm, PeeWee (ages 9-10), Jr. Varsity (ages 11-12) and Varsity (ages 13-14) Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Schedules may be adjusted by coaches as needed, but will not extend past 8:00pm.

All practices, games and some competitions are held outside. This means our athletes will be exposed to all Florida elements; this includes extreme heat, bugs, and rain. Coaches will assure that athletes receive adequate water breaks to combat dehydration; however this must start from home. Please review the dehydration and heat exhaustion material provided on this page.

Regular season games are on Saturdays in August and run through October. The games are played in order by age with the flag game starting at 9:00am. Athletes are required to report to the fields half time of the previous game. The exact times will be handed out at the start of the season.

During the first week of the season all teams will practice Monday-Friday 6:00pm-8:00pm, this is so we can complete our mandatory pre conditioning hours; these hours are required before the athletes are allowed to stunt.    

Only graded school functions and illness will be considered “Excused Absences” Coaches will attempt to accommodate open house, back to school/meet the teacher.

Cheerleading is a team sport and it is very important that all members of the team are at EVERY practice. Each cheerleader will be assigned a stunt group, if one girl is out it effects the entire group as those athletes can’t stunt. Missing athletes also make it difficult for out teams to practice formations as well as competition routines. Please keep this in mind when considering the Jr. Lions family.

All Jr. Lions athletes are required to maintain a 2.0 or higher GPA in order to participate. This will be checked randomly throughout the season. Cheerleaders that fall below a 2.0 GPA will not be eligible to participate in FYFCL or Jr. Lions. Grades will be checked via OCPS report cards as well as progress book. We will NOT except notes from teachers!!!! Any athlete that has not fallen below the 2.0 but is dangerously close will be placed on academic probation; this is our attempt to team up with the parents to insure academic success.

The following items must be submitted in order to sign your athlete up
·          Copy of athletes birth certificate
·          A physical dated 2018: We understand that some athletes have physicals that were completed in 2016 that are still current and insurance will not pay for another one, however this is a FYFCL requirement and we cannot make any acceptations, without a current 2017 physical your athlete CANNOT participate. Over the years we have had families visit CVS minute clinic and pay between $35.00-$60.00 for a sports physical. Also Lake Nona High School usually does a physical night at the H.S that physical is also excepted as long as it is done in 2018. A physical done in 2017 and re-stamped by a doctor in 2018 will NOT be accepted.
.        Current report card for 10U, 12U, and 14U
.        You will need to go online and register your athlete
.        You will need to electronically sign the Parent and Player Code of Conduct when registering online

2018 Athlete Registration is CLOSED

No Programs Available

There are no programs or divisions available at the moment. Please contact your club administrator with any questions.

Contact Us

Lake Nona Youth Sports

9145 Narcoossee Road, Suite 106 PMB# 191
Orlando, Florida 32827

Email Us: [email protected]
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