Charger Girl Update – 7/16-22/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS/REPRESENATIVES:

 

*ONLY 2 MORE WEEKS OF AHS CAMP!

TIME TO GET READY!

 

 

Thought for the Week:

 

*PLEASE NOTE: Charger Girls Treasurer, Tina Wilkie…has a NEW email for Charger Girls communication (only). She now can be reached at: tinawilkie22@gmail.com  for all things Treasurer related

Please contact her there..if needed…instead of her ‘family’ email for that purpose.

Thank you! —

*REMINDER – Please note: clothing items are to be purchased separately by each individual Team Member.. and brought to AHS Camp for checking THIS THURSDAY, 7/20/17.

*A BIG THANK YOU to Karina Frawly (and her father) for coming the last minute to take the pictures for the Team Directory! It is much appreciated

Also thank you to Laura Koneig for lugging all of the shoes over to disburse to the Team..

*FYI – THE CHARGER GIRL Team and Parent/Representative  Summer Pool Party NEEDS A ‘NEW HOME’! – Janice Alfalo is the Chairperson . Please contact her if your home is available at: jplayco@gmail.com.

*Her  assistants are Jessica Hayden, Lynn Jacobsen and Laura Russo.

*Waivers/Lifeguard and Food will be provided.

The date is August 27th…

*Thank you….

Spirit Team Trivia:

 

THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS!

 

Can you find Mrs. McGrew?

FYI – The Coaches pictured above.. with Mrs. McGrew …have been past honorees  as ‘Coach of the Year’ for the State of California (by the Golden State Spirit Association) …she is in fabulous company… and deservingly so

THIS WEEK FOR THE CHARGER GIRLS:

 

TODAY – Sunday, 7/16 – *ALL TEAM MEMBERS HAVE BEEN OBSERVED IN ALL AREAS OF Skills/Behavior/Leadership/Cooperative Spirit/Commitment and Attitude since Spring Training began in May.

*NOW IT IS TIME FOR Team Placement…

 

*The LIST will be EMAILED to Team members in the evening AFTER the weekly Update has been sent.

 

CONGRATULATIONS Charger Girls – 2017-18!

You are going to have a GREAT year

 

*All decisions are final

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Tuesday -* 7/18 – AHS CAMP :

ALL Jrs. and Srs. please arrive at 1:40pm to set mats and get the props

*’Sr. Favorite’ forms for the Football program will be emaled to the Seniors TODAY… SUNDAY, 7/16/17..they are due NO LATER THAN AHS Camp….on THURSDAY,7/20/17!

If they are NOT returned by that date…they will NOTbe included in the Football Program

*NEW – ALL TEAM MEMBERS THAT ARE WISHING TO RUN FOR A CAPTAINS position are to bring a TYPED STATEMENT TODAY TO AHS CAMP…detailing “WHY they WANT to be a Captain of ONE OF the Teams listed below… AND WHY THEY ARE QUALFIED TO HOLD THAT POSITION!

*There are NO Co-Captains!

*NO TYPE STATEMENT…NO RUNNING FOR POSITION!

 

…..*Captain POSITONS ARE THE FOLLOWING: 

 

*Varsity – Cheer Captain/Song Captain….

 

*Cheer Gold Team Captain/Song Gold Team Captain

 

*JV – Cheer Captain

*MANDATORY QUALIFICATION – ONLY Returning Team Members (not counting Freshmen OR New Members, of course), that would like to run for a Captain’s position MUST HAVE FAITHFULLY ATTENDED LEADERSHIP MEETINGS FOR 2016-17!

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ALL CHARGER GIRLS – PLEASE DO NOT BE LATE..and bring a good attitude, work ethic…AND your smile…with you

*SONGLEADERS – you are REQUIRED to AWAYS HAVE YOUR JAZZ SHOES AND CHEER SHOES WITH YOU AT ALL CAMPS/PRACTICES/CLASSES/PEFRFORMANCES/COMPETITONS…ETC.!

*ALL TEAM MEMBERS – CUT YOUR NAILS (THERE WILL BE NAIL CHECK…AND MRS. KOCH WILL HAVE HER NAIL CLIPPERS AND NAIL FILE WITH HER), hair UP, in a  HIGH pony tail…no braids or alternate hairstyles..etc!

PLEASE NOTE :*NO JEWELRY/PIERCINGS of ANY KIND!

*Long nails and jewelry including earrings, hair bands on wrists/ALL piercings are BIG SAFETY HAZAREDS!

(In order to comply with AACCA (the governing body of ‘cheer safety’…by which we MUST abide)

*Nails must be cut so that they cannot be seen over the finger tips…and AGAIN…jewelry/piercing’s are prohibited at practices/games/competitions/performances…etc.

*Please keep your phone in your back pack…you will NOT be using it during Camp or any class/ practice/Competition unless /okayed by a coach/advisor

BRING PLENTY OF WATER…AND A SNACK…IF NEEDED!

*PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU ARE IN UNIFORM..YOU ARE NOT TO HAVE NAIL POLISH ON…NO MATTER WHAT THE COLOR!

*NO GUM IS ALLOWED IN UNIFORM/class/practice… OR ANY PLACE/TIME YOU ARE REPRSENTING YOUR TEAM!

 *MANDATORY – After AHS Camp – Jr./Sr. Meeting immediately following practice.

Clothing list for USA Camp to be discussed and solidified.

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 *IMPORTANT!  –  5:00pm in G Building

Parents/Representatives: Hope to see you there!!

THE TEAM NEEDS YOU TO ASSIST WITH THE FOOD

SERVICES AT USA CAMP!

PLEASE HELP THE TEAM TO ENJOY THEIR MEALTIME TOGETHER.

*ALSO – USA CAMP MEDICAL RELEASE EMAILED TO TEAM MEMBERS AFTER AHS CAMP HAS CONCLUDED.

*THEY ARE TO BE RETURNED TO AHS CAMP FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AT THE * MARKS … ON THURSDAY, 7/20/17!

*NO EXCEPTIONS!

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Thursday, 7/20 – AHS Camp – *ALL Jr. and Srs. please arrive at 1:40pm to set mats and get the props!

USA CAMP MEDICAL RELEASE:

TO BE RETURNED TO AHS CAMP FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AT THE * MARKS … TODAY – THURSDAY, 7/20/17!

*NO EXCEPTIONS!

INDIVIDUALLY PURCHASED CLOTHING CHECK:

*Please note: REMINDER – clothing items are to be purchased separately by each individual Team Member… and brought to AHS Camp for checking TODAY 7/20/17.

There are to be NO EXCEPTIONS to the descriptions below:

*Full length PLAIN BLACK( ONLY) leggings (DO NOT NEED TO BE A SPECIAL BRAND!)

*Black ‘Nike Pro’s/or Champion – spandex (shorts) – (NO COLORED WAIST BAND EXCEPT BLACK) 

*Black AND White sports bra – with THICK racer back (ONLY..no small straps…etc.)

*White (only) ankle socks

*Tan Jazz shoes (only) – Songleaders

*Captain Elections – Categories as described above on…..Tuesday, 7/18.

*NO TYPE STATEMENT…NO RUNNING FOR POSITION!

Saturday, 7/22 -* Captains will be announced in the evening.. by email.

COMING UP:

 

*7/25 – WOW! Last AHS Camp – *Captains meeting 1:30pm

*ALL Jrs. and Srs. – arrive at 1:40pm to set the mats and get all of the props

*2:00pm – Uniform/Camp Clothes Distribution  – bring your NEW Cheer shoes…and Songleaders…your Jazz shoes too (as always)!

*The BLING AND GLUE WILL BE GIVEN OUT WITH THE Uniforms pieces.

*DO TO LACK OF TIME BEFORE CAMP… AND THE TIME IT TAKES FOR THE BLING TO DRY SECURLY…The Pattern(s) for the BLING will be sent by email and the actual application of the crystals is to be done AT HOME AT YOUR CONVENIENCE following the pattern(s) EXACTLY… AFTER CAMP…AND BEFORE THE DATE OF 8/18!

*Pictures for Football program – Full Uniform – Hair may be worn down if you wish…for pictures ONLY.

*Practice/warm up for Pre- Camp Performance.

*Pre-Camp Performance/USA Camp Informational Discussion – 5:00pm – in the Gym – Family and friends welcome!

*USA Camp – Clothing list/Arrival time/Where to meet…etc … and ALL information for USA Camp at CLU will be emailed this evening.. AFTER the Pre-Camp Performance AND USA Informational Discussion

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*USA CAMP – THURSDAY –  7/27-30!

YAY!

GO CHARGERS!

*8/18 and 8/19 – Football Prep Practices – More information to come!

*Football games times/dates/assignments will be emailed after Camp.. just as soon and they are solidified.

*8/27 – Charger Girl Pool Party – More information to come…. if applicable!

AS ALWAYS: FYI… Chairpersons and Committees:

 

*Team Directory – Jessica Hayden and Janice Alfalo

*Summer Pool Party – Janice Alfalo

August 27th…more information to come

*Year End Banquet – Melissa Phillips

*Photography – Karina Fraley : Volunteers …please email Mrs. Fraley your information at : Karinafraley@yahoo.com and see ‘Team Directory’ info. above.

*Fundraiser Coordinator(s) – Megan Wallace and Laurie (?)

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

*’Car Wash’ Fundraiser! – Chair person – Lynn Jacobsen

*The Charger Girls have been okayed for The Spirit Team Car Wash which we have’ tentatively’ scheduled for 10/15/17.

HAS ALWAYS BEEN OUR BIGGEST FUNDRAISER….SO WE ARE SOOO HAPPY TO HAVE IT BACK!

*If you see any discrepancies/additions/corrections… please email Mrs. Koch and let her know 

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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.

*Please CHECK OUT THE ‘REVISED’ Summer Schedule …as well as the Summer Absence Policy… on the website at www.agouraspiritteam.com

You are responsible for knowing the information found in those 2…and ALL documents…

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

More information is always contained there and within each weekly Update….so please make sure to read EVERYTHING IN IT’S entirety as you are responsible for the content.

 

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:

Eileen McGrew Head Coach Vicki Koch Advisor The Agoura High School Spirit Team ‘The Charger Girls’ *Regional *State *Best of the West *16 Time National     CHAMPIONS