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Priority Registration is now CLOSED

02/16/2017, 11:30am CST
By WTCP Directors

Any athlete wishing to register can attend the Lottery Registration on Saturday, February 25.

On-site Lottery Registration by Grade Level Will Open For All!

02/07/2017, 1:30pm CST
By WTCP Directors

When: Saturday, February 25

  • 9am - Kindergarten & 1st grade
  • 9:30am - 2nd Grade
  • 10am - 3rd Grade
  • 10:30am - 4th Grade
  • 11am - 5th Grade
  • 11:30am - 6th Grade
  • 12pm - 7th Grade
  • 12:30pm - 8th Grade

Where: Woodland Middle School (Cafeteria B)

Important Notes:

  • We ask that only adults attend our Lottery Registration.
  • We run a true lottery, arriving early will not ensure a spot on a squads.
  • Registration fees can be paid by cash, checks or credit cards. Short term payment plans will be available.
    By check or cash:  Payment will be accepted at Lottery Registration.
    By credit card: Payment will be made only during the registration process.
  • A volunteer check for $150 will be collected at Lottery Registration. This check is cashed only if the required volutneer commitment is not met.
  • All participants must have a copy of their birth certificate on file with WTCP. A copy will be collected at Lottery Registration or can be uploaded during online registration.

An additional On-site Lottery Registration for all remaining spots will take place at 6pm on March 1.

2017 Season Registration Information

01/20/2017, 12:45pm CST
By WTCP Directors

WTCP is pleased to announce that Priority Registration will open at 7pm on Wednesday, February 1 for returning athletes in good standing from the 2016 season with Lottery Registration following a few weeks later.

Registration fees for the 2017 season will be $400 for residents and $425 for non-residents. Your Board of Directors debated for many hours about this increase. Below are some facts about the costs associated with running this program:

Uniforms:  $160 per athlete
Professional choreography: $110 per athlete
Professional music mixing and music license:  $500 per squad
Competition fees $75
Competition gifts:  $30 per athlete
State competition gifts:  $18 per athlete
Administration costs:  $75 per athlete

As you can see, our expenses exceed our income. We have worked diligently to cut costs wherever we can and yet we ran at nearly $19,000 in deficit for the 2016 season.  

In the past we have been able to cover the deficit with proceeds from funds generated at competitions hosted by WTCP. Unfortunately, WTCP will no longer be hosting competitions and thus are in the position of having to raise fees in order to begin to cover expenses.

We are in the process of implementing a corporate sponsorship program that we hope will offset our deficits in the future. If you are a business owner or know a business owner who might be willing to be a sponsor, please contact a Board member.

Please keep your eyes out for another email from us containing a link to the online registration system before registration opens. We are looking forward to another award winning season in 2017. Please contact us with any questions you may have.

2016 IRCA State Championship Results

12/05/2016, 1:15pm CST
By WTCP Directors

Pee Wee Cheer: 3rd Place
Pee Wee Poms: 3rd Place
Jr Pee Wee Pom: 2nd Place
Varsity Poms: 2nd Place 
Varsity Cheer: 2nd Place
Featherweight Poms: 1st Place
Featherweight Cheer: 1st Place
JV Poms: 1st Place

What an awesome finish to the 2016 season! We're SO PROUD of all WTCP teams!

Lottery Registration Starts


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