Sunday, April 26, 2015

Weekly Newsletter: April 2015, Vol 4

Coming Up This Week ...


Sunday, April 26th

  • WHMS Run for the Hills 5K/Walk
    • Mitchell Park
    • Run/Walk starts at Noon, shirt/number pick up starts at 10:45am.
    • If you are part of the JLC run/walk team, please wear your best Lancer gear :)

Monday, April 27th

  • Competitive Team Tryout Clinic #1 of 2
    • 6-8pm at Tonawanda Elementary
    • Mandatory to attend if you are trying out for JLC.  Candidates attend both Monday & Tuesday clinics.
    • All tryout paperwork must be turned in upon arrival in order for you to participate.  There will be no exceptions!
    • Wear a t-shirt, athletic shorts, and cheer/athletic shoes.  All hair is up in a high ponytail.  Remove all jewelry.  Bring a water bottle.
    • We will learn the tryout chant and dance that will be performed at tryouts on Friday.
    • Tryout partners will be assigned tonight.


Tuesday, April 28th

  • Competitive Team Tryout Clinic #2 of 2
    • 6-8pm at Tonawanda Elementary
    • Mandatory to attend if you are trying out for JLC.
    • Wear a t-shirt, athletic shorts, and cheer/athletic shoes.  All hair is up in a high ponytail.  Remove all jewelry.  Bring a water bottle.
    • We will review the tryout chant and dance, and learn the tryout cheer that will be performed at tryouts on Friday.
    • Tryout times will be assigned tonight.


Wednesday, April 29th
  • April Tumbling Class #4 of 4
    • Beginner/Intermediate
      • 5:45 - 7pm at WHMS
      • Confirmed: Ava, Avril, Cori, Elizabeth, Grace, Hailey, Lexi, Morgan, Mya, Olivia, Pickles, Sarah, Tess, Tirzah.
      • Bring a water bottle!
    • Intermediate/Advanced
      • 6:50 - 8:15pm at WHMS
      • Confirmed:  Ainsley, Ana, Eva,  Jenna, Kierra, Laci, Mackenzie, Marisa, Meghan, Melanie, Mia, Molly
      • Bring a water bottle!

Thursday, April 30th

  • Optional Tryout Open Gym
    • 6-8pm at Tonawanda Elementary
    • Optional to attend if you are trying out for JLC.
    • Wear a t-shirt, athletic shorts, and cheer/athletic shoes.  All hair is up in a high ponytail.  Remove all jewelry.  Bring a water bottle.
    • We will review all tryout material, stunt, and go through a mock tryout so you can see what the process will be. 


Friday, May 1st
  • Competitive Team Tryouts
    • Starting at 6pm at Tonawanda Elementary
    • Small group tryouts will be scheduled every 20 minutes.  Candidates should arrive no more than 20 minutes before their scheduled tryout time to warm-up.
    • Tryouts are closed to viewing, however there will be a waiting area for parents.
    • Results will be announced via individual emails by 7pm on Saturday May 2nd.  



Important Announcements ...

    JLC Family Tailgate at Miller Park
    • We are planning a JLC Family Tailgate at Miller Park on Sunday, June 28th.
    • The game is at 1:10pm against the Twins, and it's also a free Paul Moliter bobblehead day :)
    • In order to plan accordingly, we need all registered families to complete this online form.  Please complete the form no later than Thursday, April 30th.



    Upcoming Events ...


    • 2015-16 Season Registration Night #2
      • Thursday, May 4th from 7 - 8pm at Tonawanda Elementary School
    • JLC at Swanson Elementary SwansonFest
      • Friday, May 22nd - we will offer three sessions between 12:30 - 3:30pm
      • Great opportunity for your friends to check out what cheerleading is all about!
    • JLC Mandatory Equipment Sale
      • May 27th - June 10th
      • You will be able to order body liners, briefs, poms, stadium chairs, backpacks, parent t-shirts, and spirit squad t-shirts.
      • Online ordering & payment only, the link will be emailed to all families on May 27th. 
    • UCA Overnight Camp - Competitive Team Members
      • Monday, July 20th - 23rd at Chula Vista Resort in the Wisconsin Dells
      • More details will be shared after tryouts have been completed.