Sunday, August 11, 2013

Weekly Newsletter: August 2013, Vol 2

Photo of the Week ...

Coming up this week ... 

Monday, August 12th
  • 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 14th
  • Titanium Stunting Class at Heat Athletics
    • 8 - 9pm
    • All athletes in attendance to wear a white tshirt and blue shorts.
    • Confirmed stunt groups for stunt class as of 8/11/12:
      • Meghan, Yasi, Jensen, Reagan
      • Ana, Savannah, Marie, Payton
      • Paris, Melanie, Mia, Chelsea/Katie
      • Athletes just joining the stunt class must bring a check (or cash) payable to Heat Athletics in the amount of $10.50.

Thursday, August 15th
  • No Cheer Practice ~ All Teams
    • Coach will be attending a regional meeting of the Wisconsin Association of Cheer/Pom Coaches.  Have a great night off!

Friday, August 16th
  • Summer Team Tumbling
    • 6 - 7pm at Heat Athletics

Important Announcements ...

Photo Buttons
  • Photo buttons will be distributed at practice on Monday, August 12th.  Photo buttons are 2 for $10.
  • Photo make-ups will be done at the first home game of the season on September 14th.

Lancer Cheer Showcase & JLC Football Awards Reception - SAVE THE DATE!
  • Our 2nd Annual Lancer Cheer Showcase & JLC Football Awards Reception will be held on Wednesday October 23rd at BCHS.  Doors will open at 7pm.
  • All JLC teams - football and competitive teams - will perform at Showcase.
  • WHMS Parents - please note this is the same date as one of the Fall Parent/Teacher Conferences.  Please avoid scheduling your conference on this date!
  • We will host an informal awards reception after Showcase to recognize our football cheer squads.  A formal invitation is being developed for you to print/email and share with your family and friends.
  • All JLC families will be requested to bring an item for our dessert bar to share.  Stay tuned for a Sign Up Genius email from Sapphire Team Manager Rene Crow.  

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.
  • UPDATED: Families that have not signed up for Mat Duty by August 18th will be auto-assigned their appropriate shifts.  

Cheerleader of the Week ...

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Yasi, 8th Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2009
  • Favorite color: Pink
  • Favorite Food: Sushi
  • Favorite Musician: Pit Bull
  • Favorite Movie: Mama
  • Hobby:  Shopping!
  • Three most important characteristics of a cheerleader:  Positivity, Loyalty, Energy
  • Yasi's catchphrase: "Are you serious?"
  • Goal by the end of the season:  Round-off back tuck on the hard floor!
  • What does "Team" mean to you?  Your team is your second family.  Everyone doesn't have to be best friends, but you have to work together and get along with one another.

Quote of the Week ...

"Don't lose hope.  When the sun goes down, the stars come out."