Wednesday, October 15, 2008

RiverCity Rage Announce New Cheerleader Director, Auditions 

Posted by James at 6:00 AM ET

Michell JeffersonThe RiverCity Rage, a member of the Indoor Football League (IFL), is pleased to announce that Michell Jefferson has been named Director of the Rage Cheerleaders.

Jefferson, a native of St. Louis has been performing for more than 25 years, beginning her dance training and professional dance resume at the age of six with the St. Louis Cardinals football team, as a “Little Line” member.

Jefferson has been a member of numerous dance teams and organizations including COCA, UDA, Belle of the Ball, St. Louis Steamers, St. Louis Vipers, Show-Me-Believers, St. Louis Skyhawks, and was a member of the St. Louis Rams Cheerleaders, between 1998-2006. Jefferson has also performed for national artists including Vanessa Williams, David Sanborn, Nelly and Tyrese. She was also cast as an official NFL Webcast Cheerleader for Budweiser and served as co-host and beauty correspondent for ‘Sheer Style’ (Fox Network) and as exercise expert for ‘St. Louis Get-Fit’ (CBS-2003).

Jefferson attended Pattonville High School and continued on to receive her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Business Administration from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, and currently completing her Master of Science degree in Biology from Washington University. She has also served as a faculty member at St. Louis Community College, as a continuing education instructor.


The RiverCity Rage and Director of Cheerleaders Michell Jefferson are accepting applications for 2009 Rage Cheerleaders.

The Rage Cheerleaders will be featured at all Rage home games as well as personal appearances throughout the St. Louis area. RiverCity is looking for a group of multi-talented performers to represent the team on and off the field.

All applicants must be 18 years of age or older and a high school graduate by Saturday, December 6, 2008. Applicants will be judged on the following: dance technique & style, enthusiasm, personality, energy and appearance. Cheerleaders will earn compensation for games and select appearances. And all uniforms and team apparel will be provided.

The first round of auditions will be held on Saturday, December 6th, 2008 at 24 Hour Fitness in St. Charles (1095 Regency Parkway, St. Charles, MO 63303). Registration will begin promptly at 11:00 AM and auditions will take place from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. All finalists will be announced at the completion of the auditions.

Cheerleaders will earn compensation for games and select appearances. All uniforms and team apparel will be provided.


The final round of auditions will e held on Sunday, December 7th, 2008 at 24 Hour Fitness in St. Charles. Auditions will take place from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm with all finalists performing in front of a panel of judges. The 2009 RAGE Cheerleaders will be announced on Monday, December 8th, 2008 on the RiverCity Rage homepage.

Download an application here and email form to Michell@ragefootball.com, mail to the RiverCity Rage office at 1000 Country Club Road Suite E St. Charles, MO 63303, or fax to (636) 946-7249

[RiverCity Rage Cheerleaders]

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