Libertyville Wildcat Youth Sports (LWYS) is an Illinois not-for-profit organization comprised of volunteers that administer youth football and cheerleading programs LWYS serves Libertyville and its surrounding communities.

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Director of Cheer: Matea Panico

Cheer Coordinator: Tracy Hartwell

K-2 Head Coach: Matea Panico

3-8 Head Coach: Kaitlyn Mueller



This program is a great introduction to cheerleading.  Safety will be emphasized with beginning tumbling, stunting and jumps. Learning to work together as a group and being reponsible for your cheer items are essential skills for all cheerleaders. Pee-wee cheer will cheer at flag football games on Saturdays at Butler Lake.


August 30th - November 1st

Tuesdays 6:30p-7:30p

Libertyville High School Field House


This program is for athletes who want the fun and excitment of cheerleading for football games, while learning sidelines, halftime routines, and the fundamentals of stunting.  Every athlete will be part of a "Game Cheer" team.  Rec 
cheer will cheer at tackle football games on Saturdays at Butler Lake.


August 8th - October 27th

Mondays and Thursdays 6:30p-8:00p

Libertyville High School Field House


Cheerleaders will also be part of community events throughout the season.  


*Number of teams will be based off of the total number of athletes registered for the season and at each grade level.

**All uniforms and warm-ups are owned by LWYS and will be returned at the end of the season.


Click Here To Register!  We look forward to a great cheer season!

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