Charger Girl Update – 11/6-10/17 – First Round CIF Playoffs This Friday, 11/10/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES,

 

Congratulations to the Senior Charger Girls and their Parents on their lovely presentation at the final league game of the season vs. Oak Park! Elisha, Emily,Brooke and Cayla…we are so very proud of you.

You are fabulous representatives of The Agoura Spirit Team and wish you the very best as you continue throughout your final year at AHS!

 

Thank you also to the Team Members that continue to fulfilled their commitment to the Seniors, YOUR Team, the Football Team/Sports Teams, and Agoura High School by supporting them in your attendance, performances and School Spirit at the MANDATORY GAMES! Please know that your loyalty does NOT GO UN-NOTICED!

*CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOOTBALL TEAM FOR BEATING THE OAK PARK EAGLES AND WINNING THE CANYON LEAGUE TITLE FOR THE 2ND YEAR IN THE ROW😇

* THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY FIRST ROUND PLAYOFF FOOTBALL GAME.. FOR ALL SPIRIT TEAM MEMBERS…THIS FRIDAY, 11/10/17 – HOME – VS. CYPRESS HIGH SCHOOL!

*KICK OFF WILL BE AT 7:30PM…at AGOURA!

*THERE ARE NO MORE JV GAMES TO BE PLAYED…AS THERE ARE NO PLAYOFFS FOR JV FOOTBALL.

Congrats JV Charger Girls for a terrific 2017 Season😃

*If Agoura should win the 11/10 game…there will be another game on 11/17/17!

*PLEASE NOTE…THAT SHOULD THE CHARGERS WIN THE FRIDAY ‘ROUND 1 CIF PLAYOFF GAME THIS FRIDAY… THAT THEY/YOU WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THEY LOOSE.

IF THE CHARGERS CONTINUE TO WIN ….THESE ARE OTHER POSSIBLE MANDATORY GAME DATES FOR THE CHARGER GIRLS… COMING UP…

THEY ARE:

*Quarter Finals – 11/17

*Semi Finals – 11/24

*Championship – 12/1 or 2

*WHO/WHAT/WHERE will be known the Sunday after each WIN.

*If Agoura looses…then their season is completed.

UNFORTUNATELY THE DATES ABOVE NOT BEING WRITTEN IN STONE..B BECAUSE IT DEPENDS ON WHETHER THE FOOTBALL CONTINUES WINNING!

IN ANY CASE…NOW YOU KNOW THE PATTERN/DATES OF WHAT MIGHT OCCUR…

*IF THE TEAM IS BATTLING FOR A CIF TITLE …THE CHARGER GIRLS WILL BE CHEERING THEM ON!

PLEASE NOTE: IF THE CHARGERS SHOULD LOOSE THE GAME ON 11/10…THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY PRACTICE INSTEAD … ON THAT DAY of 11/17/17! Time TBD.

*PLEASE NOTE…WIN OR LOSE….THAT THERE IS ALSO A MANDATORY …FULL TEAM PRACTICE…. ON SATURDAY, 11/18/17…TO BEGIN/CONTINUE CHOREOGRAPHING THE COMPETITION CROWDLEADING ROUTINE from 10am-2pm in the G Building!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW!

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK:

 

Spirit Team Trivia:

Meet Former Charger Girl, USA Staff Member, Clipper Girl, …and UCLA Cheerleader….JulieAnne…who is now the mother of 4!

She still knows how to show her ‘stuff’ as she stunts as a UCLA Alum at their Homecoming in 2017!

  1. Her younger sister Caroline was also a Charger Girl at AHS…and was a track athlete at Agoura and UCLA… AND a Cheerleader for both as well!

This week for The Charger Girls:

 

Monday,11/6-  *MANDATORY  –  Class

*MANDATORY  Practice- 

ALL Cheer: 3-5 pm

Varsity Song: 4:30-6:30

Wednesday, 11/8 –

**Leadership meeting during lunch, E-3

*MANDATORY – CLASS

* Please meet in Mrs. McGrew’s classroom  – E-3

*You do NOT HAVE TO DRESS – Do NOT be late!

*Decide on Mandatory Game dress for Friday’s playoff CIF Football game!

Thursday, 11/9 – *MANDATORY –  After School Practice – TIME CHANGE FROM 5-8:30pm this week ONLY!

FRIDAY, 11/10 – NO SCHOOL – BUT…YOU DO HAVE A                 MANDATORY HOME CIF PLAYOFF GAME!

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*MANDATORY – CIF  FOOTBALL Playoffs  VS. CYPRESS

KICK OFF IS AT 7:30pm at Agoura !

*ALL TEAM MEMBERS WILL MEET COACH COSTAS IN THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM at 5:20 .AND BE GAME PERFORMANCE READY AT THAT TIME.

THEY WILL TAKE ALL OF THE PROPS/BOXES/SIGNS/FLAGS…ETC..TO THE FOOTBALL FIELD.

Time TBD.

*NO TEAM MEMBER WILL LEAVE THE STADIUM/THEIR TEAM…FOR ANY REASON UNTIL AFTER THE VARSITY GAME IS OVER WITH…AND ALL OF THE PROPS…ETC….ARE RETURNED TO THE LOCKER ROOM!

*FYI…ALL TEAM MEMBERS – AFTER THE OPPOSING TEAM ARRIVES…THEY WILL BE USING THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…THEREFORE…THERE IS NO GOING BACK TO THE LOCKER ROOM FOR ANYONE/THING.. UNTIL THE END OF THE VARSITY GAME!

*YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ACCESS THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…FOR ANY REASON UNTIL THAT TIME

*JV…THERE WILL BE NO EATING FOR JV UNTIL THE 3RD QUARTER OF THE VARSITY GAME…

* PLEASE MAKE SURE TO BRING WATER (ONLY) TO THE STADIUM TO DRINK FOR THE GAME AND.. ENERGY BARS/GATORADE /POWERADE   …OR SOMETHING SMALL FOR YOU TO EAT/DRINK IF YOU WISH… BEFORE THE VARSITY GAME.

*PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU EAT BEFORE YOU COME TO THE STADIUM AS YOU MAY ONLY DRINK WATER DURING THE GAME/HALFTIME!

ALSO, BRING AN ENERGY BAR OR SOMETHING SMALL FOR AFTERWARDS if you w

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL SHOW JV WHERE TO SIT IN THE STANDS TO CHEER AND SUPPORT VARSITY…AFTER THEIR PERFORMANCE AT PRE-GAME.

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL TELL JV WHEN TO JOIN VARSITY FOR THE HALF TIME PERFORMANCE.

*JV (only) WILL HAVE A BREAK 3RD QUARTER to go to the restroom, eat and visit with friends..AFTER THEIR HALF TIME PERFORMANCE… IF THEY HAVE PROPERLY SUPPORTED VARSITY DURING 1ST AND 2ND QUARTERS OF THE VARSITY GAME…..

(Water only/no food/gum etc.. allowed in the stands for JV when cheering)

*NO PHONE USE EXCEPT DURING THE JV 3RD QUARTER BREAK!

*JV will return to the stands BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF THE 4TH QUARTER OF THE VARSITY GAME …TO RESUME CHEERING/SUPPORTING FROM THE STANDS …

*JV WILL NOT LEAVE THE STADIUM  FOR ANY REASON UNTIL AFTER THE VARSITY GAME IS OVER WITH…AND ALL OF THE PROPS…ETC….ARE RETURNED BY THE ENTIRE TEAM TO THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL TELL THE TEAM WHEN TO LEAVE THE STADIUM NEAR THE END OF THE GAME AND… ORGANIZE/OVERSEE THE RETURNING OF THE PROPS/TRASH PICKUP FROM THE TRACK!

THE ENTIRE TEAM WILL BE DISMISSED AT THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM BY YOUR COACH/MRS. McGREW…ONLY  

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Coming UP:

*MANDATORY Football 2017 –

*IMPORTANT ! – Please note that you and your Chargers ARE in  CIF Football Playoffs!

*THE GAMES ARE MANDATORY…AND YOU WILL BE EXPECTED TO ATTEND.

* If the Chargers win that game…they will continue on to playoffs the next week…and so on UNTIL/IF THEY LOSE.

THEY ARE:

*First Round – 11/10

*Quarter Finals – 11/17

*Semi Finals – 11/24

*Championship – 12/1 or 2

(The possible additional games)

*IF THE CHARGERS SHOULD LOSE THE GAME ON FRIDAY, 11/10 – …THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY PRACTICE INSTEAD … ON THE DAY of 11/17/17! Time TBD.

*PLEASE NOTE…WIN OR LOSE….THAT THERE IS ALSO A MANDATORY …FULL TEAM PRACTICE…. ON SATURDAY, 11/18/17…TO BEGIN/CONTINUE CHOREOGRAPHING THE COMPETITION CROWDLEADING ROUTINE from 10am-2pm in the G Building!

*Also…IF other sports are playing HOME games in the CIF playoffs…you may be assigned to root them on to ‘Victory’ as well.

TBD. We don’t know more at this point…but you will be informed when we are!

*(Unless Notified – PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MANDATORY SEGMENTED PRACTICE SCHEDULE WILL REMAIN FOR EVERY WEEKLY MANDATORY MONDAY PRACTICE FOR 2017-18  )

*JV CHEER – 3-4:30pm

*VARSITY CHEER – 4-5:30pm

*ALL SONG – 5-6:30pm

*(Unless Notified – Regular Schedule will remain for EVERY weekly MANDATORY Thursday Practice FOR 2017-18) – “INCLUSIVE” PRACTICE… WITH ALL TEAMS ATTENDING TOGETHER – G Building /5-7:30pm )

*MANDATORY – FALL/WINTER SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when/if  assigned.

*Parents and Representatives:

Please see the separate (8/13/17) email for ALL of the Booster Meeting Dates for 2017

 

The NEXT Booster Meeting will be held on Monday,11/13/17!

*POSSIBLE FALL CIF PLAYOFF DATES TO BE ASSIGNED WHEN AVAILABLE.

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*MANDATORY- WINTER SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when assigned.

NEW  – The Administration has moved the (8th grade) Showcase performance from February to THIS DECEMBER 7TH. MORE INFORMATION TO COME!

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 1/20/18 – MANDATORY for Parents/Representatives/Team Members  – USA REGIONAL/AGOURA COMPETITION-FUNDRAISER – approx. 7:30am – 3:30pm

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 1/20/18 – MANDATORY (Yes…two Competitions on the same day) – Pasadena Convention Center – TimeTBA – CHEERPros – State Title

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 2/10/17 – MANDATORY – ”Best of the West” – More information to come….

*COMPETITION – Friday, 2/23-25/18 – MANDATORY – USA NATIONALS COMPETITION- WEEKEND/OVER NIGHT STAY – ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER

*MORE COMPETITION(s) may be scheduled

*MANDATORY – SPRING SPORTS TBD – More information to come when assigned.

*Charger Girl Year End Banquet – TBD

*Charger Girl Tryouts – 2018-19! – TBD

AS ALWAYS: FYI…

PLEASE NOTE :

*We understand that when there is a school holiday that it is a temptation to take the day/weekend off too…however…the  Mandatory schedule has been solidified and as a CIF Agoura athlete you have the responsibility to be in attendance…just as the athletes are on the field.

Your team is depending on you!

*In the future…and always, please double check….and…if you are NOT going to be in attendance at a MANDATORY game/class/performance/competition..etc..PLEASE MAKE SURE that Mrs. Koch is notified asap so that you are NOT placed in a routine as it is INCREDIBLY DIFFICULT to replace anyone thought to be participating

* ALL dates given as student body days off MAY NOT effect the MANDATORY attendance of The Agoura High School Spirit Team!

*Please see the Spirit Team Absence Policy…on the Team website for specifics as it may impact your cheering/sitting out Athletic games/events this season.

FYI….Just a note to PLEASE REMEMBER THAT:

*Any and all emails for Mrs. Koch/Coach Costas/Mrs. McGrew, Committees/Team..etc.. are to go to Mrs. Koch ONLY at :VEKoch@aol.com

 

*They be disbursed/answered/sent by Mrs. Koch … AFTER Coach Costas, Mrs. McGrew AND Mrs. Koch have discussed and decided on an OK…and/or.. a proper response to/for the appropriate people/group(s).

*THANK YOU

 

 

*Treasurer – Tina Wilkie:  tinawilkie22@gmail.com

*Clothing – Laura Koenig – laura@koenigmail.com

Chairpersons and Committees:

*Year End Banquet – Melissa Phillips

*Photography – Karina Fraley : Volunteers …please email Mrs. Fraley your information to Karinafraley@yahoo.com

*Fundraiser Coordinator(s) – Megan Wallace and Lori Perfit

*USA Regional Competition Organizing Committee – 1/20/18 – Chairperson, CeCe Arnold Committee, Lori Perfit, Ann Shuck,Mark Valdez,Laura Russo

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*PLEASE REMEMBER – An absence ALWAYS necessitates a detailed PARENTemail to Mrs. Koch  at:  VEKoch@aol.com

…ALSO…

*If you are sick or injured and cannot …participate in class/practice/games, events… a detailed doctors note is need…to sit out, as well as to resume active status.

*Please follow the previously emailed instructions from the Agoura High School Athletic Trainer so that you and the Team remain in compliance.

*GAMES/CLASS/PRACTICES AND EVENTS ARE MANDATORY AS ASSIGNED AND SITTING OUT GAMES…ETC…MAY TAKE PLACE IF THEY ARE MISSED

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**Reminder – Please see Spirit Team Absence Policy if you have missed a Mandatory class/game/practice/competition as it may impact your cheering/sitting out Athletic games/events this season.

*PLEASE ALWAYS COME TO ALL AHS PRACTICES/CLASS… DRESSED IN YOUR SPIRIT BLACK CHARGER T… WITH BLUE SHORTS/ATHLETIC SHOES.

(SONGLEADERS BRING JAZZ SHOES…. NO DANCING/CHEERING/STUNTING… IN BARE FEET OR SOCKS!). BRING WATER.

NO SWEATSHIRTS..ETC ARE TO BE WORN AT PRACTICE AS THEY ARE A SAFETY HAZARD!

*YOU ARE A TEAM…AND NEED LOOK LIKE IT TOO

*ALL SAFETY REGULATIONS REGARDING:

*PIERCINGS/ HAIR UP IN A HIGH PONYTAIL/NAILS/JEWELRY/NAILS/NO WRIST- HAIR TIES/PHONES/NO ANKLETS..etc…..ARE ALWAYS UPHELD!

*No deviation from the above….YOU MAY SIT OUT OF A PRACTICE/GAME/EVENT… UNTIL YOU HAVE COMPLIED.  

*UPDATES ARE ALWAYS POSTED..ALONG WITH OTHER PERTINENT, IMPORTANT INFORMATION, ON THE SPIRIT TEAM WEBSITE… FOR ALL TO SEE.

at: www.agouraspiritteam.com

You are responsible for knowing the information found in ALL documents/Updates/emails…

*ALWAYS CHECK THE ‘COMING UP’ PORTION OF THE UDATES TOO!

 

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WISE WORDS:

 

REMEMBER:

*BE VERY CAREFUL OF HOW YOU SPEAK ABOUT YOUR TEAM/TEAMMATES TO OTHERS… IN PERSON OR ON SOCIAL MEDIA ETC!

IT REFLECTS ON HOW YOU ARE… AS WELL AS THOSE YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT!

 

 

 

With Charger Pride,

 

Emily Costas Head Coach Eileen MGrew Teacher of Record Team Coordinator The Agoura High School Spirit Team ‘The Charger Girls’ *Regional *State *Best of the West *16 Time National  CHAMPIONS