Sunday, February 23, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: February 2014, Vol 4

Cheerleader of the Week ...

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Payton, 8th Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2013
  • Favorite food: chicken alfredo
  • Favorite book: "The Summer I Turned Pretty" series
  • Favorite color: sky blue
  • Favorite quote: If you believe, you can achieve
  • What is your personal goal for the season: to improve my tumbling
  • What does Team mean to you: A family bond you have between a group of people, working towards the same goal.  It's your 2nd family.

Coming Up This Week  

    Wednesday, February 26th
    • Media Day @ WHMS
      • Sapphire to report at 5:50pm in full uniform from head to toe - shell, skirt, black body liner, black boy cut briefs, no show white socks and cheer shoes.  Hair should be up in a high straight ponytail with the original competition cheer bow.
      • Titaniium to report at 6:30pm in full uniform - shell, skirt, black body liner, black boy cut briefs, no show white socks and cheer shoes.  Hair should be down and pretty.
      • Bring any medal earned during the season - you may wear them in your individual photos.  Team photos will be taken without medals.
      • Titanium athletes that borrowed poms for Nationals - please bring them with you to photo day.

    Friday, February 28th
    • Winter Session II Team Tumbling, Class 5 of 5
      • ALL LEVELS per Elite Tumbling Request
        • 6:30 - 7:30pm
        • All levels to assist with mat set-up AND clean-up.
    • Awards Banquet Ticket Orders & Payments Due!
      • $19.50 per person, payable to JLC.  Each paid athlete must be accompanied by a paid adult.
    • Last opportunity to upload photos for Awards Banquet slideshow!

    Important Announcements 

    Save the Date - Awards Banquet
    • Our Annual Awards Banquet will be held on Wednesday, March 5th at the Venice Club.  Doors open at 6:30pm, dinner will be served at 7pm.
    • Please join us for an evening of celebration and fun as we come together one last time for the season.
    • Banquet ticket prices are $19.50 each (same price for children & adult) and due on Friday, February 28th (no exceptions!)  Each paid cheerleader must be accompanied by a paid adult.
    • Team awards will be given out, as well as our very first JLC Parent Hall of Fame inductees!

    Spring Cheer Tumbling Classes
    • Elite Tumbling & JLC will offer a complimentary tumbling class on Wednesday, March 12th at 5:30pm for anyone that hasn't already attended an Elite Tumbling class, including brand new athletes interested in joining JLC next season.  Pre-registration is required, space is limited.
    • Spring Tumbling will be held at WHMS on the following dates, and will be open to anyone wishing to taking cheer tumbling classes:
      • Spring Tumbling, Session 1 of 2 ($50 payable to JLC)
        • March 12th, 20th, 27th and April 20th, 27th
      • Spring Tumbling Session 2 of 2 ($50 payable to JLC)
        • May 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th, and June 5th
    • Summer Tumbling will be once again taught by Elite Tumbling, with classes held at Heat Athletics.  More details to come in June.

      2014-15 Parent Informational Meeting
      • Thursday, May 8th at 7pm at Wisconsin Hills Middle School.
      • We'll talk about our exciting new plans for our 6th season, and also show off our new uniforms!
      • Try-outs for 6th grade and older athletes will be held the week of May 19th with a 3 day try-out clinic, and try-outs held on May 22nd.

      Save the Date - UCA Day Camp @ Badger High School
      • All 2014-15 registered cheerleaders 5th grade and older are invited to attend a UCA Cheer Camp at Badger High School in Lake Geneva on Saturday, June 7th.
      • Camp and bus fees will be included in your JLC 2014-15 registration fee.  
      • Cheerleaders will get a head start on their season and learn their football halftime cheer and dance at camp!  We hope you can make it!

        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 20 - August 10th.

          Quote of the Week …

          "Winners compare their achievements with their goals, losers compare their achievements with those of other people." ~ Nido Qubein