Spirit Team 18-19 Update 12/02/18

Dear Parents, Athletes, and Representatives,


Happy December and Happy Holidays!




This Thursday 12/6, the Spirit Team will be performing at Agoura High School’s Showcase, which is primarily for incoming 8th graders and their parents. The event begins in the PAEC at 6:00pm, and our approximate performance time is 6:30pm.


*ALL team members: remember, you will be performing in your full uniform and white bow. Plan and pack accordingly!


*Cheer will be given a break from 4:45-5:45. It is highly encouraged that team members utilize this time to study!


*Song will have practice as regularly scheduled before our performance.


*All team members, with the exception of captains, will be dismissed at the conclusion of our performance and after putting away the mats and props (at approximately 7:00pm).


*Captains will head to the gym (along with Coach Costas) after the performance for a “meet and greet” with the 8th graders and their parents! We anticipate to be finished by approximately 7:30pm.



***As a result of the Showcase, the Regionals Meeting will be held this Monday 12/3 at 7pm in the teachers lounge.

*Attendance is HIGHLY ENCOURAGED! In addition to qualifying for Nationals, our Regional Competition also serves as a fundraiser to help cover competition fees. We also seek to continue our annual tradition of hosting a successful event, which helps us uphold our outstanding reputation!




Monday: Class, Practice (regular schedule)

*Parent Meeting regarding Regionals: 7:00pm.

Wednesday: Class, Basketball Games!

JV: arrive game ready at 5:00PM. Varsity: arrive game ready at 6:30PM

Thursday: Practice, Showcase (see above for more info)

Friday: Class






MONDAYS: Cheer: 3:00-5:00 (Gym), Song: 5:00-6:30 (Multipurpose Room)

THURSDAYS: Cheer: 3:00-5:00 (Tennis Courts) Song: 5:00-6:30 (Multipurpose Room)

(**Please understand that time ranges are subject to change, though only if absolutely necessary.)

*The Spirit Team will also have class during 5th Period.



JV: A tank and skirt, white racer back sports bra, white cheer shoes with low white socks, white cheer bow, light makeup, NO NAIL POLISH, LONG NAILS, OR JEWELRY!! Bring: Uniform top, jazz shoes and poms (song).

Varsity: Uniform top and skirt, white cheer shoes with low white socks, white cheer bow, light makeup, NO NAIL POLISH, LONG NAILS, OR JEWELRY!! Bring: Jazz shoes and poms (song).


*Please see the separate email regarding the Spirit Team Contact Info. Please complete all fields, and submit the electronic form ASAP. Thank you to Melissa Phillips for setting this up for us!


*If your athlete will be absent from any practice and/or team event, please notify Coach Costas via email asap. As a reminder, full attendance is crucial to ensuring our successes, both individually and as a team!


*Please send all individual correspondence to coachemilycostas@gmail.com. Thank you in advance!


*Please see the separate team email regarding our available skills classes!


*Please direct all financial questions and payments to our treasurer, Lori

Perfit, at chargergirlstreasurer@gmail.com.





January 19th: USA Regional Competition at AHS


February 22-24: USA Nationals at Anaheim Convention Center




See you tomorrow!



With Charger Pride,

Emily Costas

Head Coach

Agoura High School Spirit Team