Sunday, November 11, 2012

Weekly Newsletter: November 2012, Vol 2

Coming up this week ...

Monday, November 12th
  • Cheer Practice
    • White Team:  5:30 - 7pm.  Mat Duty: Taipala & Wedel.  Parent meeting scheduled to start at 6:45pm!
    • Blue Team: 7 - 9m.  Mat Duty: Retzlaff & Romant.  Parent meeting scheduled to start at 8:45pm!
    • This practice is mandatory for all athletes to attend or they can be pulled from choreography for the Indian Invite competition on November 17th.
  • Blue Team Tumbling
    • 5:30 - 6:30pm

Tuesday, November 13th
  • JLC Beginner Team Tumbling at Heat Athletics - NEW WINTER SESSION!
    • 5:30 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, November 14th
  • Cheer Practice
    • White Team: 5:30 - 7pm.  Mat Duty: Brath & Hansen
    • Extra Stunt Practice: 6:30 - 7pm (Agathe, Arianna, Brittany, Brooke, Grayson, Julianne, Mara, Melanie, & Tati)
    • Blue Team: 7 - 9pm.  Mat Duty:  Shah Girls
    • This practice is mandatory for all athletes to attend or they can be pulled from choreography for the Indian Invite competition on November 17th.

Thursday, November 15th
  • Lancer Cheer Showcase
    • All athletes to arrive at 7:30pm, fully dressed head to toe in the new event hallway at BCHS (hallway between new gym and auxiliary gym).  Bring poms!
    • ALL athletes are required to be at the showcase!
    • Showcase will be an informal event for our family and friends, and will start at 8pm. 

Friday, November 16th
  • White Team Carbo Cram @ Ainsley's House
    • 5:30 - 7:30pm
  • Blue Team Carbo Cram @ Lindsey's House
    • 5:30 - 7:30pm
  • Blue Team Supplemental Stunt Practice
    • 7 - 8pm at Swanson Elementary
    • Ana, Mimi & Victoria's stunt group only!

Saturday, November 17th
  • Indian Invite Cheer Competition
    • Menomonee Falls High School, athletes arrive at 8am, competition starts at 9am!  Spectator admission: $5 adults, $3 students.
    • All athletes to arrive at 8am, fully dressed from head to toe!  Please arrive wearing your full uniform - shell, skirt, bodyliner, black briefs, cheer shoes, no-show white socks, and hair in a high ponytail with the cheer bow facing back.  All bangs and wispies must be secured with hairspray away from the face.  Absolutely no jewelry or bobby pins whatsoever.  Pay particular attention to make-up policy as stated in our program handbook.  We will check each athlete for dress code violations when we arrive.  Athletes will receive consequences of 25 push-ups per violation!
    • Remember to bring your poms if you use them in choreography - athletes will receive consequences of 25 push-ups if you forget your poms!
    • Athletes can leave after their performance if they wish.  If they stay for the entire competition, they are required to stay in full JLC uniform from head to toe through the awards ceremony.  Athletes should conduct themselves appropriately at all times.

    Important Announcements ...

    Photo Button Orders
    • 2 for $10!  Show off your Lancer pride at our upcoming competitions by wearing your cheer princess' photo button!
    • Makes a great gift for grandparents too!
    • Just send a check for $10 payable to Junior Lancer Cheer with your athlete to practice, and your buttons will be delivered at practice within 7 days.
    • Proceeds from our photo button sale help offset our end of the season awards banquet!

    Stone Creek Coffee Fundraiser
    • We will kick off our annual Stone Creek Coffee Fundraiser on Monday, November 5th.  Athletes will earn $5 per lb of coffee sold, and $3 per tin of hot cocoa.  All orders and payment (in the form of one check minus your personal profit) will be due on November 19th.  Product delivery will take place the week of December 3rd at practice. 
    • We're very excited to be bringing back the popular Junior Lancer Cheer custom coffee blend - it makes a great holiday gift!  Our custom blend is a well-crafted combination of strength, balance and dark-roasted flavor; made up of 40% Brazil, 40% of French Roast and 20% Organic Ethiopian to create a great tasting cup!
    Order JLC's special custom blend!
    Makes a great holiday gift for your family and friends!

    Upcoming Events ...

    Monday, November 12th
    Mandatory Parent Meeting
    White Team @ 6:45pm
    Blue Team @ 8:45pm

    Thursday, November 15th
    Parent Showcase

    Saturday, November 17th
    Menomonee Falls Indian Invite - All Teams
    All teams to arrive at 8am, competition begins at 9am
    Adults $5, Students $3

    Saturday, December 8th
    Community Service Event

    Sunday, December 16th
    Cardinal Classic - Blue Team Only

    Wednesday, December 19th
    JLC Holiday Party

    Quote of the Week

    "All of our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them." ~ Walt Disney