Sunday, August 7, 2016

Weekly Newsletter: August 7, 2016

Coach Michelle's Reflections & Photo of the Week ...

Your 2016-17 Competition Team put in 36.5 hours on the mats
 this past week with a great kick off week to the upcoming competitive season.
Our competitive team consists of 5th - 8th graders from 

Swanson Elementary School and Wisconsin Hills Middle School. 
They are definitely going to make Lancer Nation proud this season!
Go Lancers!

Coming Up This Week ...

Tuesday, August 9th
  • Game Team Practice
    • 5:30 - 7pm
    • Known Absences: Lexi & Marisa
  • Competition Team Practice
    • 7 - 7:30pm

Thursday, August 11th
  • Game Team Practice - B, C and D ONLY
    • 5:30 - 7pm
    • Known Absences: Lexi & Marisa
  • No A Team Practice
  • No Competition Team Practice

Friday, August 12th
  • Summer Tumbling Class #8 of 10
    • 5:30 - 6:30pm

Saturday, August 13th
  • JLC Team Photo Day & Lancer Nation Media Day
    • Arrive at 11am, and meet at the Concessions Pavilion at the Brookfield Central High School football stadium.
    • Arrive dressed from head to toe - shell, skirt, black boycut briefs, no show white socks, and all white cheer/athletic shoes.
    • If a sports bra is worn, it must be completely black in color if it can be seen underneath the shell.
    • Remove all jewelry - no earrings, necklaces or bracelets.
    • Please avoid temporary or henna tattoos this week.  Remove all nail polish.
    • We will start with the large Lancer Nation photo in the football stands, then take a large JLC program photo, then break into Game Teams for Game Team and individual photos.
    • Once your individual photo has been taken, you are free to leave.  The main contact email for each family will receive a link to view your proofs online within 3 - 5 days.

    Important Updates ....

    • Otis Spunkmeyer Fundraiser
      • We will be kicking off our final Game Team fundraiser on August 16th - Otis Spunkmeyer Cookie Dough.  
      • This is an individual fundraiser - individual families will be the recipient of all profits from their own sales.
      • More details will be in each fundraising packet that will be  distributed to all cheerleaders on August 16th.
      • This is an optional fundraiser - if you do not wish to participate, please recycle the ordering packet.
    • Final August Practices
      • Due to the cheer obligations of our Jr Coaches, we will begin a modified cheer practice schedule the week of August 15th
        • Tuesday, August 16th - Practice 5:45 - 7pm
        • Thursday, August 18th - No Practice
        • Tuesday, August 23rd - Practice 5:45 - 7pm
        • Thursday, August 25th- No Practice
        • Tuesday, August 30th - Practice 5:45 - 7pm, FINAL PRACTICE OF THE SUMMER!
      • We then have almost two full weeks off before our first practice/football game on Saturday, September 10th.

    Upcoming Events ...
    • August 13th - Lancer Nation Media Day & Game Team Photos 
    • August 18th - JLC Night at Mooyah! Burgers at Brookfield Square
    • August 25th - JLC Family Social at BC Football
    • September 1st - First Day of School!
    • September 10th - First Football Game of the Season!
    • September 15th - Jr Lancer Night @ BC Football.  All Game Teams will participate in pre-game festivities.  All Game Teams will sideline cheer for 1st quarter of the game.  Competition Team Members will continue to sideline cheer for 2nd quarter of the game.
    • Visit our master online calendar for all season events!