Sunday, February 2, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: February 2014, Vol 1

Cheerleader of the Week ...

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Chelsea, 8th Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2013
  • Favorite food: steak
  • Favorite color: pink
  • Favorite book: The Fault In Our Stars
  • Favorite movie: Pitch Perfect
  • What does team mean to you?  T-Together E-Everyone A-Achieves M-More  When we work together we can achieve great things!
  • Personal goal for the season: back handspring

Coming Up This Week  

Monday, February 3rd
  • Sapphire Team Practice @ WHMS
    • 5:30 - 6:30pm
    • Mat Set Up:  Elizabeth, Pickles, Taylor
    • Mat Clean-Up: Alyson, Pickles, Mackenzie
  • Titanium Team Practice @ Heat
    • 7:00 - 9:00pm 
Wednesday, February 5th
    • Sapphire Team Practice @ WHMS
      • 5:30 - 6:30pm
      • Mat Set Up: Isabella, Jenna, Taylor
      • Mat Clean-Up: Alyson, Jenna, Taylor
    • Titanium Team Practice @ Heat
      • 7:00 - 9:00pm 

      Thursday, February 6th
      • Titanium Team Practice @ Heat
        • 7 - 9:00pm

        Friday, February 7th
        • No Team Tumbling
        • Titanium departs for UCA Nationals!

        Saturday, February 8th

        • Sapphire - KMLHS Cheer & Dance Competition
          • Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School, 3399 Division Rd, Jackson, WI.
          • Arrival time: 8:00am  Meet Mrs. Crow at the main entrance.  Please don't be late - Sapphire is the first team performing!  Sapphire will be assigned a classroom to hold their personal belongings.  All personal belongings must be removed after the team's performance.  Due to the age of our team, I do not want them unsupervised in this classroom after their performance.
          • Sapphire official warm-up is 8:36am
          • Sapphire performance is at 9am.  Parents will be responsible for supervision of their child after their performance.  
          • Awards ceremony is at 12:15pm
          • Sapphire is competing against Brookfield Jr Spartans and Grafton.
          • Good luck girls!

        Important Announcements 

          Community Day Fundraiser
          • Get a jump on next season's fees by participating in Boston Store's Spring 2014 Community Day Fundraiser ongoing now through February 28th!
          • Coupon books will be distributed in sets of 10.  You'll sell the coupon books for $5 each, and earn 100% profit!
          • I have in-store selling shifts available on the following days/times.  Shifts are limited to 4 athletes each, and will be filled first come, first served.  Profits earned during the shift will be shared equally among all those working that shift:
            • Sunday, February 16th from 2 - 4th
            • Sunday, February 23rd from 4 - 6pm
          • Titanium, this is a great opportunity for you to earn funds for Nationals next month!
          • Current 4th - 7th graders, this is a great opportunity to earn funds for cheer camp!

          Save the Date - UCA Summer Camp
          • UCA Summer Cheer Camp - July 14 - 17, 2014 at Chula Vista Resort & Dells Center
          • This opportunity is for current 4th - 7th graders that will be cheering with us next season (both returning and new JLC cheerleaders)
          • Costs range from $320 - $364 per participant based upon 4 - 6 occupancy.  Families can turn this into a fun family vacation (non-participants will pay a lower fee per person).
          • This is a stunt specific camp, and we will be forming stunt groups based upon grade levels.
          • More details will be shared later this spring.

          Summer Cheer Schedule - Family Vacations, etc
          • If you're starting to look ahead to your summer family vacation schedule, a good time to book your family vacation without worry of missing summer camp, choreography, etc is July 18 - 31st.
          • My goal is to hold middle school try-outs the first week of August, and choreography to be scheduled for early August.  Exact dates will be shared as soon as I have them confirmed later this spring (think early April).

            Quote of the Week …

            "If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives." ~ Vince Lombardi