Texas Tech’s Cheer and Pom teams are inviting the public to their national showcase.

Tech’s cheerleaders and pom squad will participate in national competitions on April 11th and 12th in Daytona Beach, Florida, and will perform their routines this Thursday at the United Spirit Arena.

The coed cheer and pom squad routines will be showcased at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4th on the main floor of the arena. The coed cheer routine only will be featured at 3 p.m .Sunday, April 7th.

The cheer squad will compete in the National Cheerleaders Association collegiate competition, and the pom squad will participate in the National Dance Association collegiate dance championship.

Tech cheer has finished in the top five teams in the country in the past six years. This will be the pom squad’s first year to compete in this particular division.

The showcase is open to the public with free admission, but donations of support will be accepted at the door. Attendees are asked to use the northwest street-level entrance to the arena.