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The latest news from our organization

Honoring our veterans

Alumni cheerleader Matthew “Zack” Vauter graduated from Ohio State in 1999.  After 20 years of successful service, Matthew will retire from the United States Navy on September 24th, 2019. Here is what  Gustavo Medina, a Navy Master Chief, from Commander, U.S. Third Fleets said about him: “Unlike other active-duty members, he has elected not to…

Current Cheer and Brutus student-athletes make history

For more than 100 years, our group has been ambassadors of the university and have built an amazing community. We’re excited to share that for the first time ever, Buckeyes from the Ohio State Cheer and Brutus teams were able to letter as varsity athletes.   The Department of Athletics has decided to retroactively award one varsity…

Vote on the updated constitution

Attention members of the Cheerleading Alumni Society. We’ve made revisions to our society’s constitution. The significant amendment is the name change from Cheerleading Alumni Society to Cheer and Brutus Alumni Society. The name change reflects a more inclusive alumni society for our former members. Review the updated constitution and place your formal vote of approval…

Purchase new alumni attire

Our exclusive attire store will be open from June 10–24. This is the second of four opportunities to snag your official cheerleading alumni attire. Alumni wishing to cheer with us this fall are required to wear the new attire. The uniform, red Nike polo and solid black shorts, will be a non-negotiable to cheer at…

2019 award nominations are open

The window to nominate alumni for our society awards are now open. There are two awards this year. Scarlet and Gray Award: Presented to the most inspirational alumni cheerleader. Delaney Award: Presented for outstanding meritorious service to The Ohio State University Cheerleading Team (not typically an alumni cheerleader). Send nominations to osucheeralumni@gmail.com.

Join the Reunion Committee!

Help us make the 2019 reunion amazing. We’re looking for four individuals who can commit to the following: One meeting in June (6–8 p.m.) Two meetings in July (6–8 p.m.) Weekly meetings in August (6–8 p.m.) Meeting on Thursday, Aug. 29 (6–10 p.m.) Meet on Friday, Aug. 30 for setup (4 p.m.) Email osucheeralumni@gmail.com to…

New attire is here!

Alumni Cheer Society Attire Store is now open. There is also spirit wear available for your family and friends – at 35% MSRP! We are REQUIRING the new tops to participate in Alumni Cheer Activities in 2019 and moving forward, including the annual reunion. In 2020, we will be requiring the black shorts, but are…

Attire unity

We all know how unified the current cheerleaders, band and alumni band look when performing in the same attire. As alumni cheerleaders, we want to showcase that same unity and professionalism when we perform. We’ll be selecting new attire for on-field performances next fall. All alumni wishing to cheer with us must wear the required…

Reunion by the numbers

Reunion by the Numbers 96% who took the post-reunion survey said you would recommend this event $10,000 will be donated to the scholarship fund $2,500 donation from the Seagraves Family 5 Table Sponsors Erik Brown at New York Life Price Custom Homes Timeless Skin Solutions Woodman Lawncare Arbonne- Jenn Barr Dean, Billy Crist, Trisha Hart…

Society Statistics

Learn fun facts about our society! Membership The Ohio State Cheerleading Alumni Society has 226 Ohio State Alumni Association Sustaining or Life Members. Where we’re from The top five metro areas where alumni cheerleaders reside: Columbus, Ohio – 191 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio – 20 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio-Kentucky, 16 Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin – 11 Dayton, Ohio – 9 What…