The Belmont Athletics mascot, Bruiser, and Belmont Cheerleaders serve as official ambassadors for Belmont University and the Belmont Athletics Department. Bruiser the Bruin and the Cheerleaders proudly represent the university and are available for public appearances.

To request an appearance by Bruiser or the Cheerleaders at your next event, please contact Lindsey Tonkin at (615) 415-3989 or email

For instructions on how to request Coach Byrd, Coach Newbauer, Belmont coaches or student-athletes, please contact the Athletics Marketing Office at (615) 460-6205.