Interested in trying out for the 2022-2023 Cactus Shadows Pom Team? Join our Band!
Required Documents for 2022-2023 Pom Tryouts:
-Current Physical uploaded to RegisterMyAthlete
-3 Teacher Evaluations (2 must be core content teachers)
-Submit 2022 Spring Final grades to [email protected]
-$10 Tryout fee (Cash Only)
2017, 2018, 2019 AIA State Champs
2017 USA National Champions
2022 Coaching Staff
Varsity Coach: Haley Vago
Haley Vago has been coaching pom for 8 years and is excited to start her 4th season as the Varsity Pom Coach at CSHS. Haley teaches dance at Raymond S. Kellis High School and has been dancing for a total of 27 years. She is an American Association of Cheerleading Coaches Administration (AACA) Certified and National High School Federation (NFHS) Certified. Haley will also be serving her second term as the 5A region dance committee member for the AIA this season. She was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona and in 2015 graduated Magna cum Laude from Arizona State University where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Education with a minor in Psychology.
Assistant Coach: Rebecca Vago
Becca has been coaching Pom for 4 years. She has coached not only high school but all-star Pom teams. Becca is certified as a USASF coach as well as NFHS certified. As a native Phoenician, Becca has been dancing across the valley for 23 years and has been teaching and choreographing for 9 years. She graduated from PVCC in 2015 with honors and graduated from ASU in 2018 as Summa Cum Laude with a degree in History and currently works at Taliesin West in Scottsdale. This will be Becca’s 3nd season with the CSHS Pom program.