Charger Girls Update – 7/11-16/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS/REPRESENATIVES:

 

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*NEW – Please note: The following clothing items are to be purchased separately by each individual Team Member by 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

*These (only) will all be worn at Camp and…throughout the entire year when applicable

*THE FOLLOWING ATHLETES – REMINDER –  AGAIN – According to the latest posting to the Family ID Notification Website … YOU ARE STILL NOT CLEARED – You MUST have your ATHLETIC CLEARANCE TO FULLY PARTICIPATE!

*Hannah Bura,Emma Channin, Bella Fey, Lila Khazeei,Matti Koenig, Liz Kratz, Olivia Trejo, Julieta Kimble, Skylar Novak, Lilly Wallace,Skylar LyBrand, Brooke Ulan,

*Again…PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL MRS.KOCH as unfortunately she cannot help you

*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.

*A BIG THANK YOU to Laura Koenig for facilitating….and to the wonderful Parent/Representatives that gave up their afternoons to drive and attend BEACH DAY!

A perfect way to celebrate together and get to know each other better

Charger Girls 2017-18!

Picture taken by Parent Volunteer – Melissa Phillips

PLEASE NOTE:

*You will be receiving this evening AGAIN the information for the Spirit Team Directory input. Please respond IMMEDIATELY  so that you will be included AND we can complete this most valuable asset to ‘Team life’ ….The Charger Girl Directory!

YOU DON’T WANT TO BE LEFT OUT!

*IMPORTANT – The NEW Treasurer for The Charger Girls – 2017-18 is:

Tina Wilkie – She can be contacted at: agourawilkies@yahoo.com

*Please do NOT contact the former Treasurer… CeCe Arnold… with your questions/concerns as she will NOT be able to assist you!

Thanks Tina for taking on this awesome responsibility

PLEASE NOTE: Tina will be sending out the invoices to all Parents/Representatives. Please respond as directed promptly.

In order for the Team to function effectively we must have the resources as The Spirit Team is entirely self supporting.

Thank you so much for your promptness and commitment to YOUR TEAM!

Laura Koenig is the new Parent Volunteer in charge of Charger Girl Clothing – She can be contacted at:  laura@koenigmail.com

*Please do NOT contact Lisa Huddleston with your concerns as she will NOT be able to assist you!

Thanks Laura for taking on this awesome responsibility

Additional Chair persons (committee’s) are:

*Team Directory – Jessica Hayden and Janice Alfalo

*Summer Pool Party – Janice Alfalo (Home of Mia/Bella Fey)

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

*Fall Youth Clinic – Chair person(s) needed! – Please email Mrs. Koch your information.

*’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!

*WE NEED TO FILL THE CHAIR PERSON(S) ON THE VACANCIES  LISTED ABOVE ASAP

IF VOLUNTEERS DO NOT STEP FORWARD…IT WILL NOT TAKE PLACE

WE CANNOT  DO IT WITH OUT YOUR HELP!

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

Thought for the Week:

Spirit Team Trivia:

NEW FOR  2017-18 – OFFICALLY CIF sanctioned –  ATHLETIC SPORT… Competition Spirit Team!

How are YOU going to improve, support… and make YOU and YOUR TEAM…the BEST it can be

YOU ARE EXPECTED to carry on the tradition of The Charger Girls that came before

THIS WEEK FOR THE CHARGER GIRLS!

 

Tuesday, 6/27/17 – *Mandatory – AHS Camp – 2:00-4:30pm – G Building

*Please arrive in your Black Charger Girl T and Blue Shorts ONLY… with athletic shoes. NO BARE FEET OR STOCKING FEET EVER! 

(Songleaders see your specific instructions below).

*Juniors AND Seniors..it is time to show your ‘Leadership’…PLEASE arrive no later then 1:40pm to get the props from the girls locker room AND the mats set! Your check in time will be noted

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

*PLEASE NOTE: All Team Members will be tested for ‘Team Placement’ for your Basic Football Cheers, Camp Dance/dances, and all skills.

*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

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!

Thursday, 7/13 – *Mandatory – AHS Camp – G Building – 2:00-4:30pm

*Jrs. and Srs. early arrival. Instructions as above!

* YAY! – DIRECTORY PICTURE DAY- Dress as usual (above) – You may wear your hair DOWN for your PICTURES ONLY.

*PLEASE put your hair UP in a HIGH PONY TAIL as soon as your picture has been taken…and without having to be told to

*YOUR NEW Cheer shoes will be passed out to all Team Members TO BE BROKEN IN.

*PLEASE WEAR THEM INSIDE ONLY SO THAT THEY DON’T GET DIRTY BEFORE YOU GO TO CAMP 

*NOTE: All Team Members will be continue to be tested for final ‘Team Placement’ on your Basic Football Cheers, Camp Dance/dances, and all skills.

BE PREPARED…THIS IS IT!

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.

*All decisions are final

COMING UP:

*7/18 – After AHS Camp – Jr./Sr. Meeting immediately following practice.

Clothing list for USA Camp to be discussed and solidified.

*7/18 – 5:00pm in G Building – IMPORTANT!  –  THE TEAM NEEDS YOU TO ASSIST IN THEIR CAMP EXPERIENCE!

*PARENT/REPRESENTATIVE MEETING FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO HELP WITH THE TEAM FOOD SERVICES FOR USA CAMP AT CLU 

*7/20 – AHS Camp – Captain Voting – Guidelines will be given in the Update of 7/16/17.

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

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

*2:00pm – Uniform/Camp Clothes Distribution

*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 – 5:00pm – in the Gym – Family and friends welcome!

*USA Camp and ALL information for USA Camp at CLU emailed!

USA CAMP – 7/27-30!

YAY!

GO CHARGERS!

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

*8/27 – Charger Girl Pool Party – More information to come!

*AS ALWAYS:

*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, THERE FOR ALL TO SEE as well as Additional information,UPDATES, Revised Tentative schedule and all Team ‘packets’/forms/Calendars etc…. at: www.agouraspiritteam.com

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