These student sections are known for their creativity in chants, intimidation tactics to distract the opposing team, and their creativity in raiding away games.
Sixth man squads assemble themselves together across the United States.
General Sam Houston and others used the rallying cry “Remember the Alamo” to whet their troops’ appetite for vengeance, and in April 1836, the Texans routed a superior Mexican army and captured Santa Anna at the Battle of San Jacinto. “It was the ugliest sound that any mortal ever heard—even a mortal exhausted and unnerved by two days of hard fighting, without sleep, without rest, without food and without hope.” That was legendary writer and Union army veteran Ambrose Bierce’s description of the “rebel yell,” the notorious battle cry of Confederate forces during the Civil War.
That’s why armies have long mobilized their troops with battle cries and other military slogans.We want everyone in the stands at the Rio T to feel like they belong and are united with all other fans and supporters, so everyone feels like an equal part of the RSL family.It was that mission that motivated me to record some of the classic chants heard throughout the stadium each week, as well as to write new, original, and unique RSL chants.As you send in your ideas, remember one thing: Originality is what really sets us a part! This is for each and every one of you who support RSL. Here is another 100% original RSL song literally shouting our pride for our club, where we are at, and our belief that we will score. Be loud, be proud, and be a part of the energy filling the Rio T! LET'S HEAR YOUR VOICES ROAR, AS WE GET SET TO SCORE. This is a classic call and response chant intended for use anytime during a match to get different sections of the crowd interacting together.When we are inside the Rio T we are all there with one common goal: To cheer to victory. So please use your voice, clap your hands, and join your fellow RSL fans as we continue to create the best atmosphere we can for our boys. This is appropriate at any time that we want to "YELL FOR RSL" and show our pride! This chant requires participation from several different groups, so if you hear one section beginning it, make sure your section finishes it.Some are these momentous, stone-cold traditions that lift everyone up simply through participation.