The football team dedicates hours each day to prepare for a game, but what goes into preparation for other aspects of the BYU game-day celebration? The Cougarettes talked about how they prep for gameday.
The BYU Cougarettes, representing the U.S. National Team, finished second in the Hip Hop Division at the 2019 International Cheer Union World Cheerleading Championships held April 24-26 in Orlando, Florida.
The BYU Cougarettes have won a national championship 19 times. That’s right — the all-female dance crew that often entertains the crowd during breaks at BYU basketball and football games has been crowned the nation's top dance squad 19 times, including twice this year.
This year's Homecoming spectacular brought top-tier performers like Caillat and American Idol runner-up David Archuleta together to perform with BYU Vocal Point, the Cougarettes, Living Legends, Young Ambassadors, Syncopation, Synthesis and Women’s Chorus on Oct. 11–12.
The BYU men's and women's swim teams broke six program records en route to first and second-place finishes, respectively, at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 20 in San Luis Obispo, California.