2007-08 Spirit Squad tryouts slated

2007-08 Spirit Squad tryouts slated
June 21, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Tryouts for the 2007-08 Benedictine University Spirit Squad will be held on Friday, July 27 in the Rice Center Trophy Room. The tryouts, which include both cheerleaders and dance team, will run from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Those with questions should contact spirit squad coordinator Samantha Swift at (630) 829-6140 or via e-mail at sswift@ben.edu.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.