Charger Girls Update 10/30-11/3/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES,

 

Last week was soooooo VERY busy with the PEP RALLY AND THE HOMECOMING GAME!

 

***A HUGE thank you to Melissa Phillips for making our beautiful pep rally bows!!!!

 

Hopefully you had a FABULOUS AND SAFE HOMECOMING!

 

*You did a great job cheering on your Chargers to Victory…

CONGRATULATIONS TO YOUR OWN HOMECOMING  ‘JUNIOR PRINCESS’…. HANNAH JO!

We are so very excited for you😚

*NOW THIS WEEK IS SENIOR NIGHT…AND THE VERY LAST FOOTBALL GAME

BEFORE..HOPEFULLY…PLAYOFFS.

*Please note…IF Agoura wins this weeks game…there WILL BE A MANDATORY PLAYOFF GAME…MOST LIKELY ‘HOME’…on a non-school day, Friday, 11/10/17!

 

*The football team will be there…you will need to be there too!

 

(You have been notified previously under the ‘Coming Up’ AND the ‘Please Note’ portions of the Update…for WEEKS!)

*Now it’s on to Agoura’s SENIOR NIGHT AND LAST LEAGUE GAME… THIS WEEK vs. OAK PARK!

 

IT’S GOING TO BE HUGE!!!!!

 

How very lucky you are to be a part of it all…

THE BIGGEST GAME OF THE YEAR

Thought of the Week:

 

SPIRIT TEAM TRIVIA:

A Homecoming picture of Charger Girls from long ago!

Look at those basket tosses…and they were ALL GIRL TOO!

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HERE WE GO AGAIN!

It’s Senior Night for The Charger Girls and the Football Team!

Senior Charger Girls… and Parents too…enjoy YOUR VERY SPECIAL evening!

Photography Parent/Representative Volunteers – here is you cue:

It’s ‘Picture Time for our Senior ladies!

THANK YOU so much to those who walked and our donated for the CF walk 💜💜

 

Monday,10/30-  *MANDATORY  –  Segmented practice

Jv: 3-4:30

Varsity cheer: 4-5:30

Varsity song: 5-6:30

***LEADERSHIP MEETING after practice (6:30- approximately 6:50)

Tuesday, 10/31 – *MANDATORY – Class

 

Wednesday, 11/1: first day of new tumbling session! 6-7:30at CET athletics

Thursday, 11/2 – *MANDATORY- Class

*Decide on Mandatory Game Day School/Game dress for

* MANDATORY – Captains meeting – 4:45pm – G Building

*MANDATORY –  After School Practice – AS SCHEDULED

*****PLEASE return clean car wash towels/sponges at the beginning of after school practice (5pm). Thank you!!

 

 Friday,11/3 – Senior Night! – It’s Tiara Time😃

THIS IS THE LAST  ‘CANYON LEAGUE’ GAME!

IT WILL DECIDE WHO WILL WIN THE LEAGUE… AND BE GOING TO CIF PLAYOFFS!

 

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*MANDATORY – FOOTBALL VS. The OAK PARK EAGLES!!!!

*Game day dress are worn to school by ALL Team Members …as decided…

*No sweatshirts or any other article of clothing are worn UNDER OR OVER YOUR UNIFORM/GAME DAY DRESS…WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE CHARGER GIRL ‘SPIRIT TEAM SWEATS’ .

*ALL JV TEAM MEMBERS WILL MEET COACH COSTAS IN THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCHOOL ENDS…AND BE GAME PERFORMANCE READY BY 3:10 pm.

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

*THEY WILL THEN CHEER THE JV GAME…AND.. WILL NOT 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

*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.

*VARSITY WILL ARRIVE PERFORMANCE READY TO THE STADIUM…NO LATER THEN 5:30pm…AND GO IMMEDIATLY TO THE AREA UNDER THE SCORE BOARD TO WARM UP!

*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 wish!

*After their game…ALL JV WILL CHANGE INTO LONG SLEEVE PERFORMANCE TOP FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING.and join Varsity for warmups..underneath the scoreboard area….FOR PREGAME  PERFORMANCE.

*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 – Complete/detailed information in each weeks Update. Please see your emailed PRACTICE…AND FOOTBALL schedules

*IMPORTANT ! – Please note that there is a VERY GOOD POSSIBILITY…that you and your Chargers may be in the CIF Football Playoffs which would most possibly be scheduled for the FRIDAY, 11/10 or SATURDAY, 11/11/17.

*If so IT WILL BE 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 THEY LOSE.

More to come!

*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.

*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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Happy Halloween on Tuesday, 10/31/17!

Be safe!

TRICK OR TREAT!

 

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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