Sunday, December 15, 2013

Weekly Newsletter: December 2013, Vol 3

Cheerleader of the Week 

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Isabella, 4th Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2011
  • Favorite food: Mac and cheese
  • Favorite musician: One Direction
  • Favorite movie: Diary of a Wimpy Kid series
  • Hobbies other than cheer: sing and dance
  • Personal goal for the season: to get better and have fun!
  • What does team mean to you: Family!

Coming Up This Week  

Sunday, December 15th

  • Titanium Cheer Practice @ Heat
    • 5 - 7pm
    • Wear a blue tee and black shorts
    • Bring your gym rental fee!
  • Titanium - Bring on the Heat Waivers Due!
  • Titanium - bring 1 dozen cookies for WHMS cookie platters to practice in a disposable container!

Monday, December 16th

  • Sapphire Cheer Practice 
    • 5:30 - 6:30pm
    • Mat Set-Up: Alyson, Elizabeth, Isabella
    • Mat Clean-Up: Ainsley, Allie
    • Wear a blue tee and black shorts
  • Sapphire Holiday Party
    • 6:30 - 7pm
    • Bring your Secret Santa gift and your potluck item to share!
  • Sapphire - bring 1 dozen cookies for WHMS cookie platters to practice in a disposable container!
  • Sapphire Bring on the Heat Waivers due!
  • Titanium - No Practice!  Enjoy your day off!
  • Titanium $50 per person airfare deposit and flyer information for UCA Nationals are due by 7pm!  No deposit = no airfare!

Wednesday, December 18th

    • Sapphire Cheer Practice
      • 5:30 - 6:30pm
      • Mat Set Up: Ainsley, Jenna, Pickles
      • Wear a red or green tee and black shorts!
    • Titanium Cheer Practice @ WHMS
      • 7 - 8pm
      • Mat Clean-Up: Ana, Brooke, Chelsea, Mia, Yasi.  Extra Mat: Breanne & Meghan
      • Wear a red or green tee and black shorts
    • Titanium Holiday Party
      • 8 - 8:30pm
      • Bring your Secret Santa gift.  Sign up for potluck food items will be sent later today by Ms. Mohomes.
    • Bring on the Heat T-Shirt Pre-Orders Due!

    Friday, December 13th
    • Team Tumbling - Winter Session I, Class 5 of 5
      • Beginner level - 6:30 - 7:30pm
        • Mat set up by Breanne, Mia & Reagan (make up for a cancelled Titanium practice day)
      • Intermediate/Advanced - 7:30 - 8:30pm
        • Mat clean up by Ana & Yasi (make up for a cancelled Titanium practice day)

      Birthdays this Week 
      • December 16th ~ Happy Birthday Tati!

      Important Announcements 

      Titanium Airline Deposit & Flyer Information
      • $50 per person airline deposit due tomorrow 12/16 by 7pm.  Easiest if you just bring it with you to practice at Heat on Sunday night - I will not deposit checks until 12/16.
      • I still need airline deposits for the following travelers:  Brooke, Breanne, Mrs. Lampkin, Reagan, Andrea, Ms. Mohomes, Payton, Ana, Yasi, Mrs. Shah, Mrs. Smith, Savvy, Tati, Mia, Mrs. Wedel.
      • I still need legal name as shown on ID and date of birth information from pretty much everyone :)
      • Please remember - I must have this information by 7pm tomorrow or your airline seat will be released!!  100% serious!

      4th Annual Cookie Platters for WHMS Custodians & Staff
      • I apologize for the late notice, but the late Thanksgiving holiday keeps making me think I have more time before Christmas than I actually do!
      • We will once again make individual cookie platters for WHMS custodians, and larger cookie platters for WHMS staff.
      • I ask that each team member bring at least 1 dozen cookies in a disposable container to practice on the following days:  Titanium - today 12/15; Sapphire - tomorrow 12/16. I will be baking all Tuesday evening to fill up the platters as needed, and will assemble the platters Tuesday evening as well.  They will be delivered to WHMS on Wednesday morning.

      Bring on the Heat Waivers
      • Titanium waivers are due at practice tonite 12/15.
      • Sapphire waivers are due at practice tomorrow 12/16.

      Bring on the Heat T-shirt Pre-Order
      • T-shirt pre-orders for all team members are due Wednesday 12/18.

      Winter Tumbling Session II
      • Our final fall/winter tumbling session will be held this Friday, December 20th.  The Winter Session II will begin Friday, January 10th and run for 7 Fridays in December & January.
      • Beginner/Intermediate level will continue to be held from 6:30 - 7:30pm
      • Advanced level will continue to be held from 7:30 - 8:30pm
      • Initial email RSVPs are requested to me by December 27th.  Payment in the amount of $70 for the Winter Session II will be due to me on January 3rd.

      Titanium Alternate Wanted!
      • We are looking for a middle or high school cheerleader age 11 - 15 - boy or girl - that is willing to commit to being an alternate for Titanium, and can commit to coming to practices on the following dates: 12/18, 12/27, 1/8, 1/15, and 1/22. This person will be primarily working on stunting as a secondary base.
      • No prior experience is needed, but is preferred.  This person will have an opportunity to come with us to all remaining competitions, including Nationals (at their own cost) as our official alternate.
      • Please have their parent contact me directly via email at for more details.

        Quote of the Week …

        "The miracle of gratitude is that it shifts your perception to such an extent it changes the world you see." ~ Dr. Robert Holden