Kyle Tanguay, the first male cheerleader on the Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleading Squad has earned his trip to Hollywood and on to the next round of American Idol.

Tanguay performed Mercy by Shawn Mendes during round two of auditions on the show that aired last night, and the judges loved it.

What’s more? The entire Philadelphia Eagles cheerleading squad came out to the D.C. audition with him and cheered him on in support. His performance brought some of his teammates to tears, and earned him his Golden Ticket!

Check out the full video here:

Read more about Kyle and the audition HERE.