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Head Coach - Joe Neary 
Fifth Season
South Carolina B.A. '02 M.Ed. '04

University of South Carolina, Columbia (4 seasons)
Villanova University (3 seasons as assistant coach)
Phone: 215.573.0315

Cheerleading Advisor - Gail Zachary
32st Season

Assistant Coach - Tina Teti
Third Season
Temple University B.A. '08
Temple University Cheerleader

Assistant Coach - Courtney Esbin
First Season
Cabrini College

Upcoming Events

2010  - 2011 Tryouts   SEPTEMBER 12th 2010 

For more details please see the tryout section below or contact Coach Neary @

2010 UCA College Summer Camp   AUGUST 5th - 14th

For more details please see the below or contact Coach Neary @

Youth Cheerleading Clinics

Want the Penn Cheerleaders to come to your school, practice or event?

Please contact Coach Neary for more details at


Please email Coach Neary if you haven't received a registration packet or download it from the bottom of this page. 








Download the Registration packet Here!

This is a spring floor event for all star teams and a cheer floor event for college,
high school and recreation



Quaker Cheer Classic
Sunday, January 23, 2011


2010 - 2011 Roster

Monica Amoo-Achampong C'12 Somerville NJ Immaculata High School  
Dave Dobkin C'11 West Simsbury CT Simsbury High School Mascot
Jennifer Gamarra C'12 West Bury NY Carte Place High School  
Alexandra Gold  C'11 Jupiter FL The Benjamin School Captain
Sarah Huepenbecker C'12 Edina MN Edina High School  
Alexis Jackson C'12 North Bend  WA East Lake High School  
Esther Kim C'12 Ridgewood NJ Ridgewood High School  
Dacy Knight C'11 Mercer Island WA The Bush School  
Ruani Ribe C'12 Newark  NJ Technology High School  
Nicole  Thomas C'12 San Diego CA Francis W. Parker School  
Kellee Young C'10 Chester SC Chester Senior High School Captain
Stephanie Yuhasz ENG'12 Philadelphia PA William Penn Charter School  
Melissa Perez C'12 Swampscott MA Swampscott High School  
Xi Chen C'13 Toronto  Ontario Martin Grove Collegiate Institute  
Danielle Barth NU'13 Egg Harbor Twp NJ    
Arielle Klepach C'14 Miami Beach FL    
Gina Orlando C'14 Newton NJ    
Kristen Pfleger C'14 Fort Woth  TX    
Jenna Schultz C'14 Philadelphia PA    

Cheerleading Letterwinners Since 1980



Tryouts and Practice Schedule for 2010 - 2011 - On campus tryout date is September 12th, 2010

Tryouts will be conducted as an ongoing evaluation of one's skills,  ability to learn the material, work ethic and ability to work with the currrent team.  All are encouraged to tryout.  All tryouts will be held in the gymnastics room in Hutchinson Gymnasium.  Please come dressed in appropriate practice attire. 

Incoming freshmen and transfer students should submit a video tryout in leiu of attending tryouts.  The video should include a brief introduction, tumbling skills, stunting skills, jumps and motions. The video does not need to be elaborate.  All video submissions need to be received by August 1, 2010.  Please email Coach at for more information.

2010 – 2011 Practice Schedule:


Monday         Off
Tuesday        6:30 - 9:30 PM
Wednesday   Off / Lift Day
Thursday       6:30 – 9:30 PM
Friday           Off/  Travel
Saturday       Games / Events
Sunday          3:00 - 6:00 PM (Varies as needed)
(Schedule subject to change)