The varsity team had 21 cheerleaders and the Cardinal Mascot on the mat for competition. The team cheers for the varsity football and basketball teams as well as competes. Coaches Delaney Smith and Jennifer Smith have coached the team for five years. Delaney was a four year varsity member of the UA cheer team and is a UA 2015 graduate. She is a former Wingate University cheerleader, competed at NCA College Cheer Nationals, and was the WU assistant cheer coach for three years.