Sunday, January 5, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: January 2014, Vol 1

Bring on the Heat - Division Champions!

Junior Lancer Cheer's Sapphire & Titanium Teams with their Division Trophies!

Junior Lancer Cheer's Sapphire (grades 3 - 5) and Titanium (grades 6 - 8) cheer teams performed at the Bring on the Heat Cheer Competition at Pewaukee High School on Sunday, January 5th.  We are pleased to share that both teams earned 1st place in their respective divisions!

Junior Lancer Cheer's Titanium Team - Division Champs!

Sapphire earned 1st place over the Jr Charger Cheer team in the K-5 Division.  Titanium earned 1st place over Mahone Middle School, Germantown Hawks, Templeton Middle School, and Kettle Moraine Jr Lasers in the 6th - 8th Grade Division.  

Sapphire and Titanium will perform next at the Brookfield Blast on Brookfield Central High School on February 1st.  We hope to see you there!

Cheerleader of the Week 

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Alyson, 2nd Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2013
  • Favorite food: strawberries
  • Favorite musician: Katy Perry
  • Favorite movie: Frozen
  • Favorite books: Amelia Bedelia series
  • What does team mean to you: Working together
  • Personal goal for the season:  RO 2 BHS

Coming Up This Week  

Sunday, January 5th

  • Bring on the Heat Cheer Competition
    • Pewaukee High School
    • All teams to meet at 8am

Monday, January 6th
  • Sapphire Cheer Practice - Cancelled due to Elmbrook Schools Closing
  • Titanium Cheer Practice @ Heat
    • 7 - 8:30pm, please arrive by 6:45 to start stretching
    • Wear a blue tee and black shorts

Wednesday, January 8th

    • Sapphire Cheer Practice
      • 5:30 - 6:30pm
      • Mat Set-Up: Ainsley, Alyson, Elizabeth
      • Wear a white tee and blue shorts
    • Titanium Cheer Practice @ WHMS
      • 6:30 - 8:30pm
      • Mat Clean-Up: Brooke, Katy, Mia, Payton, Reagan
      • Extra mat: Jensen & Savvy
      • Wear a white tee and blue shorts

    Friday, January 10th
    • Team Tumbling, Winter Session II, Class 1 of 7
      • Beginner: 6:30 - 7:30pm
        • Mat Set Up: Payton & Katy (make up for a no practice day)
      • Intermediate: 7:30 - 8:30pm
        • Mat Clean Up: Jensen, Savvy, Mara

    Birthdays this Week 
    • Thursday, January 9th ~ Payton!

    Important Announcements 

    Winter Tumbling Session II
    • The Winter Session II will begin Friday, January 10th and run for 7 Fridays in January & February.
    • Beginner/Intermediate level will be held from 6:30 - 7:30pm.  Beginner/ Intermediate focuses on tumbling up to round off back handsprings.
    • Advanced level will be held from 7:30 - 8:30pm.  Advanced level must have a consistent, strong round off back handspring with no spot.  Tucks, layouts and fulls may be taught once lower level skills are achieved.
    • Confirmed RSVPs include:
      • Beginner/Intermediate: Ainsley, Allie, Alyson, Anna, Breanne, Chelsea, Jenna, Pickles.  We can accept up to 4 more athletes in this class.
      • Advanced: Ana, Mara, Marisa, Meghan, Melanie, Mia, Reagan, Savvy, Yasi.  We can accept up to 3 more athletes in this class.

    JLC Kids Clinic to Benefit Titanium's Journey to Nationals!
    • Titanium is hosting a Kids Clinic on January 23rd at WHMS.
    • The cost is $20 per participant and includes a commemorative JLC Nationals tee, a DVD of the cheer, dance and sidelines to practice at home, a craft and a snack.  Clinic participants will cheer for a Jr Lancer Basketball team at the Hoop It Up Basketball Tourney on January 25th or 26th.  
    • Current Sapphire team members will receive $5 off their registration if they bring a paid friend to the clinic.  Current Sapphire team members that bring 4 paid friends will receive their registration for free!  All registrations must be submitted together if Sapphire is taking advantage of this special deal.
    • Download the registration form here.

    Quote of the Week …

    "Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it." ~ Danny Kaye