Sunday, August 4, 2013

Weekly Newsletter: August 2013, Vol 1

Coming up this week ... 

Monday, August 5th
  • Cheer Practice
    • All team members to wear a blue tshirt and black shorts.
    • K - 4th Grade: 5:30 - 6:30pm
    • 5th - 8th Grade: 6:00 - 7:00pm
    • Titanium: 7:00 - 7:30pm

Wednesday, August 7th
  • Titanium Stunting Class at Heat Athletics
    • 8 - 9pm
    • Ana & Meghan's stunt groups only
    • Wear a pink tshirt and any color shorts.

Thursday, August 8th
  • Cheer Practice
    • K - 4th Grade: 5:30 - 6:30pm
    • 5th - 8th Grade: 6:00 - 7:00pm
    • Titanium: 7:00 - 7:30pm
    • Informal Photos at 6:30pm
      • Wear the following tshirt colors based upon your first name.  For example, if your name was Betty, your name falls between Ana and Brooke so you'll wear Orange.  Please wear black shorts.
        • Ainsley - Alyson:  Red
          Ana - Brooke:  Orange
          Chelsea - Jensen:  Yellow
          Katie - Meghan: Green
          Melanie - Reagan: Blue
          Savvy - Yasi: Purple

Friday, August 9th
  • Summer Team Tumbling
    • 6 - 7pm at Heat Athletics
    • All team members to wear a red tshirt and any color shorts.

Saturday, August 10th
  • Lancer Nation Media Day
    • Time TBD (anticipate between 8am - 10am)
    • Meet on the 50 yard line in the BCHS stadium
    • Lancer Nation Media Day is a time for the Jr Lancer football and cheer programs to come together with BC Football and Cheer for a large "Lancer Nation" photo.
    • All JLC athletes are requested to be in the photo - both football and competitive athletes.  Athletes should wear their uniforms if they own them, or a royal blue shirt and black shorts if they don't have them yet.  Bring your poms if you own them!
    • For this event only, athletes can keep their hair down, wear earrings (small studs) and keep their nail polish on.
    • We will take individual athlete photos of all athletes in uniform at the event for our photo button fundraiser.

Birthdays this Week ...

August 5th ~ Happy Birthday Mia!

Important Announcements ...

New Competition Added to the Season!
  • The iCheer Championships has been added to our competition schedule for both Sapphire and Titanium.  Please be sure to add it to your family calendars!
  • This competition will take place on Saturday, January 25th at Greendale High School.
  • More information will be forthcoming!

Mat Duty Sign Ups via Sign Up Genius
  • All Sapphire and Titanium families have been sent a separate email to your main parent email address inviting you to sign up for your required Mat Duty for the competitive season.
  • Mat duty is required of each team member.  
  • You must log-in or create an account in Sign Up Genius with the exact email address your invitation was sent to.  
  • Be sure to keep the link received in the email from Sign Up Genius so you can access the schedule at any time.
  • Families that have not signed up for Mat Duty by August 10th will be auto-assigned their appropriate shifts.  

Quote of the Week ...

"Life has two rules.  Rule #1 - Never quit.  Rule #2 - Never forget Rule #1." ~ Unknown