Sunday, May 25, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: May 2014, Vol 4

Coming Up This Week ...

Monday, May 26th

To those who gave their lives
that America may be free,
May we never forget
their sacrifice.
Have a blessed Memorial Day.

Thursday, May 29th
    • Spring Team Tumbling, Session II, Class 4 of 5
      • Elementary - 6:15 - 7:30pm
        • Please arrive 15 minutes early to help set up the mats.
      • Middle School  - 7:15 - 8:45pm
        • Please arrive 15 minutes early to warm-up and stretch.
        • All athletes to help put the mats away.
    • 2014-15 Registration Fair - Make Up Date
      • If you were unable to attend our original Registration Fair on Thursday, May 8th, stop by Wisconsin Hills Middle School anytime between 6:30 - 8pm to meet our coaching staff and to discover all that our program offers to the youth of the Elmbrook School District.
      • Athletes will also be fitted for their new Lancer Cheerleading uniform (new design for 2014-15!)
      • For more information, please visit our Registration Page.
    • Thirty One Gifts and Scentsy Fundraiser Deadline
      • All fundraising orders and payments are due today!  
      • Please drop them off at WHMS between 6:30 - 8pm in the gym
    • Campwear & Cheer Bow Distribution
      • Campwear for those that ordered in the 1st round of camp wear orders will be distributed at WHMS between 6:30 - 8pm in the gym.

    Birthdays This Week ...
    • May 31st ~ Happy Birthday Brooke!

    Important Announcements 

    Competitive Team Placement

    • Titanium Team Placement Results
      • Thank you to the amazing 22 girls that participated in Titanium Team tryouts this year!  All results have been posted on the Competitive Team page of our website.  Results are listed by tryout number, not names.
      • All tryout participants also received an email with detailed information regarding their team placement.  Please be sure to read the email in its entirety as you are required to sign up for an individual coach/parent/athlete meeting - the link is in the email.
      • While registration for JLC closes on June 1st, placement onto Titanium has concluded
    • Sapphire Team Registration
      • We are continuing to look for girls currently in 4th & 5th grades to join our incredibly talented Junior Recreational Team - Sapphire.  
      • While on-time registration closes on June 1st, we will continue to accept registrations for Sapphire through July 1st.

    Summer Team Tumbling
    • Registration for our Summer Team Tumbling classes are now open.  Summer tumbling classes are optional, but encouraged.
    • Summer team tumbling will be held at Midwest Twisters in Hartland.  Classes are $11 each and are payable in advance.  Please note - if you are traveling this summer, you can prepay just the dates that you will be attending.
    • Classes will be held at Midwest Twisters in Hartland on Fridays beginning June 20th.
    • Download the Summer Team Tumbling registration form here.
    • We have received registrations from the following athletes:  Ana, Brooke, Mackenzie, Marisa, Meghan, Molly, Natalie S, Pickles.
    • A $20 annual registration fee payable to Elite Tumbling LLC is required with your summer tumbling registration.

    2014-15 Season Information 

    2014-15 Season Registration
    • On-time registration closes on June 1st and includes a complimentary hoodie for all team members.  There are no tryouts for any one of our four spirit squads!
    • Visit our Registration page for more details!
    • Sapphire, our Junior Recreational Cheer Team will continue to accept registrations through July 1st!  You must currently be in 4th or 5th grade to join Sapphire - there are no tryouts to join Sapphire!

    Mandatory Competitive Team Stunt Camp - New Dates!
    • Tuesday, July 8th - Friday, July 11th from 1 - 4pm each day.
    • Mandatory for all 2014-15 competition team members to attend.
    • We will do our best to form carpools to share the rides each day.

    Confirmed Choreography Dates!
    • Tuesday, August 12th, Wednesday, August 13th & Thursday, August 14th!  
    • Mandatory for all 2014-15 competition team members to attend all choreography days in their entirety.  
    • Exact time and location are TBD.  More details will be shared as soon as they are confirmed.

    Save the Date - Annual Team Bonding at Six Flags Great America!
    • Friday, June 27th
    • We will need drivers and chaperones (athletes 5th grade and younger will need a chaperone with them at all times at the park).
    • More details will be forthcoming in early June.

      Quote of the Week …

      "A nation that does not honor its Heroes, will not long endure." ~ President Abraham Lincoln