The 2018-19 members of the Purple Pizazz Pom Pon Line at Northwestern State University have been selected.
Members of the Pom Pon Line are Ragan Aple, Kariah Sisk-Shaheed and Khaila Tucker of Shreveport, Taylor Bailey of Pineville, Bailey Begnaud, Destiny Kennerson and Denae Landry of Lafayette, Cassidy Blanchard of White Castle, Rianna Breaud of Reserve, Katie Bryant of Baton Rouge, Meagan Calhoun of Tioga, Jansen Chisley of Monroe, Kaylie Couch of Haughton, Bailey Dore` of Forest Hill and Jess Easley of Minden.
Also selected were: Kelsy Elkins of Natchitoches, Kelvina Ford, Hunter Lewis and Hannah Miller of Alexandria, Skyler Guerra of Erath, Sydnea Guidry of Breaux Bridge, Peyton Harville, Kijah Johnson and Rheagan Rowland of Bossier City, Lauren Hebert of Opelousas, Kierston Jackson of Slidell, Faith Johnson of New Orleans, Lydia McGaha of Winnfield, Emily Rawls of Rayville and Casey Williams of Anacoco.
The Pom Pon Line serves as the official spirit hostess group for Northwestern State. The purpose of the Pom line is to promote school spirit and entertainment while providing athletic opportunity.
During the fall semester the Pom Pon Line performs at all home pep rallies, football games and selected away games. The Pom Pon Line specializes in precision Pom Pon style dance routines as well as chants during football games. Pep rally routines consist of pom style choreography. At football games, the squad cheers on the NSU Demons sidelines and provides performances at halftime. During the spring semester, the Pom Pon Line provides the spirit for the home basketball games. The squad also performs at many functions in the community and other NSU events as needed.