The Women’s Athletics Department also has its own squad of cheerleaders. A competitive cheer team, the Lady’Back Cheerleaders perform both in-game and halftime routines at many Lady Razorback home events. The Lady’Back Cheerleaders also make visits to area groups and schools to promote Lady Razorback athletics. Tryouts for the Lady’Back Cheerleaders is held every spring and fall for male and female cheerleaders. Entering freshman at the University may tryout for the Lady’Back Cheer Squad. The Lady Razorbacks also have their own award-winning mascot, Big Red.