Spirit Team Update – 9/28-10/3/15

Spirit Team, Parents and Representatives,

 

Good job cheering on your Chargers on a VERY hot Friday at Saugus.

Attitudes equal performance

NOW…..

Here we go…10/2/15 at TO…the 2nd AWAY GAME  in a row!

*JV, Varsity AND Frosh/Soph WILL ATTEND.

 

*The MANDATORY REYES ADOBE PARADE follows on Saturday, 10/3/15!

The Mandatory Participation form is being emailed to you today and is to be returned in class tomorrow, 9/28/15!

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*And then…the following week it is back to Agoura for Homecoming vs. Moorpark

*On 10/8 ….the  Frosh/Soph game and… Pep Rally rehearsal  (time TBA).

* 10/9 …..The Pep Rally for All Teams….AND… JV and Varsity Football games.

* Frosh/Soph and JV will attend the Varsity games as well..

*Complete information in next weeks 10/4/15 Update!

 

Busy, Busy….

 

LOT’S TO DO

 

LET’S GO!!!!

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THOUGHT OF THE WEEK:

 

SPIRIT TEAM TRIVIA:

*Above are some of the 2008 Alumni Charger Girls sporting their embroidered Team Jackets with some of their achievements on the back.

* 2 Time CIF Champions, UCA West Coast Champions,the highest placing California Small All Girl Team at UCA High School Nationals at Walt Disney World, and USA Crowdleading Champions!

*Not bad ladies!!!

 

*This is the legacy that has been left to The Spirit Team for YOU to carry on.

ARE YOU DOING YOUR PART?

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*CONGRATULATIONS TO VARSITY CHEER CAPTAIN , KINTA SCHOTT, WHO HAS BEEN CHOSEN A ‘VARSITY IT GIRL’ FOR 2015-16!

 

THIS  IS A VERY PRESTIGIOUS , WELL DESERVED HONOR THAT HAS ALSO BEEEN HELD BY 2 PREVIOUS ALUMI CHARGER GIRLS.

*WE COULDN’T BE PROUDER

 

ALL RIGHT KINTA!

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This Week for The Spirit Team:

 

Monday –  9/28 -*Mandatory Captains Meeting E-3 – Lunch

*Class –  Reyes Adobe Participant Form Due (Filled out at the RED X’S ON THE SHEET)

*ALL TEAMS – Mandatory after school practice 3-5:00pm

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Wednesday, 9/30 – Class –  Decide on clothing for Friday, 9/25/15 ….school, and game dress for ALL TEAMS.

*NO deviation please…(in dress, hair adornments/style, nail. polish,,,ETC,)

YOU ARE A TEAM AND MUST DRESS EXACTLY THE SAME!

*Complete Reyes Adobe Parade information will be emailed out to The Team.

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Thursday, 10/1 – **Mandatory – Blue Team Practice – 3:00-5:00pm!

Friday – 10/2 – CLASS AND ….

* Game day – Away vs. T.O. – ALL TEAMS WILL ATTEND!

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*ALL CHARGER GIRLS WILL ENTER THE BUS WEARING THE WHITE ‘A’ TANK AND PERFORMANCE SKIRT, WHITE CHEER SHOES… WITH HAIR UP, PERFORMANCE READY. NO EXCEPTIONS!

*PLEASE WEAR YOUR WHITE BOW. IF YOU FORGET IT…DO NOT BORROW ONE FROM A TEAM MATE (FOR HEALTH SAFETY) REASONS. Mrs. Koch has one to purchase for $5.

(Songleaders….don’t forget your poms!)

 

*JV – MEET  AT THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM AFTER IN CLASS DISMISSAL TO GET READY…. FOR BUS DEPARTURE AT 2:45 PM.

*Do NOT be late!

*Please eat food/snack/meal BEFORE entering the bus, as well.

*Varsity and Frosh/Soph MEET  BY THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM FOR DEPARTURE AT 5:30PM.

*Do NOT be late!

*Please eat food/snack/meal BEFORE entering the bus, as well.

 

JV – Kick Off at 4:00pm – Bring sunscreen and plenty of water, LONG SLEEVE PERFORMANCE TOP,

(Poms for Song),Spirit Team Sweats and snacks/food/money for food… in your ‘AGOURA’

backpack ONLY!

*Please also bring your school work with you if needed.

 *and Varsity game with kickoff at 7:00pm – Varsity and Frosh/Soph – Bring plenty of water, LONG SLEEVE PERFORMANCE TOP (Poms for Song),Spirit Team Sweats and snacks/food/money for food….in your ‘AGOURA’ backpack ONLY!

*Stuntmen – Enter the bus wearing Performance top and black shorts. No exceptions!

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*Parents will be called for pickup at approx. 10 minutes before arrival back to AHS

Team Members will be excused to leave after all props are put away in the locker room!

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* Saturday, 10/3 – MANDATORY – YOU WILL BE PERFORMING IN THE REYES ADOBE PARADE WITH YOUR TEAM .

*You will need to be there at the Yerba Buena school site at approximately 9:15am.

The parade will begin at the intersection of  end at 10:00am and end at approx. 11:00am. at the Reyes Adobe Park on Reyes Adobe Rd.

 

*Bring water to drink before the parade begins, if needed.

 *SONGLEADERS PLEASE BRING POMS!

 

*NO PARTICIPANTS ARE TO BRING PURSES, BACKPACKS  OR ANY ITEMS TO CARRY OR HOLD.

*You may bring your phone to put ‘unseen’ in your waist band, however it is only to be used in case of an emergency!

*Parents/Representatives may call Mrs. Koch as always…in case of emergency..at 818-292-3960!

*You can receive 2 hours of ‘Service Learning’ Credit for your participation

More information to follow on Wednesday,9/30/15.

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Coming UP:

FYI – *MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS…..

*MANDATORY FULL TEAM  PRACTICES (almost) EVERY MONDAY, 3-5:00PM ….

*AND MANDATORY BLUE TEAM ‘COMPETITION PRACTICES (almost) EVERY THURSDAY, 3-5:00PM.

 

FYI – Cancellation of practice will take place ONLY (for the most part) because of holidays, facilities use conflicts, or needed game coverage.

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*10/9 – Football – Homecoming vs. Moorpark!

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*LEADERSHIP COUNCIL Meetings will be starting soon in October, and are open to ALL Team members who wish to learn Leadership Skills,have a voice in the decision making process of this year’s Team,and/or may wish to run for a Captain’s position for the 2016-17 Spirit Team.

More information to follow.

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* FRIDAY,10/16/15 – MANDATORY – CROWDLEADING Choreography Practice and Team Builder.

* IMPORTANT – FYI…THE SPIRIT TEAM’S FIRST MANDATORY CROWDLEADING COMPETITION CHOREOGRAPHY PRACTICE/Team Builder  3:00- ? pm – Absolute end time and complete information to come.

*IT IS IMPORTANT THAT EVERY TEAM MEMBER IS BE WORKING UP TO THEIR POTENTIAL (ATTITUDE/SKILLS/VOCALS/BEHAVIOR/TEAMWORK..ETC)… to earn a position in Crowdleading.

Your work in class and at games/pep rallies/practices… and your free time…will transfer into your reality!

 

*Practice your skills, vocals/smiles/facials at home!

Taking outside skill building classes  (if possible) AND being video taped by family or a friend to see how you REALLY look…will be also helpful tools for improvement to earn a spot on the floor.

 

*Unfortunately, inclusion in the pursuit of Agoura’s 15th USA National Crowdleading Championship is not a guarantee… as it depends on the needs of the routine, and how may places are available for a particular skill set.

 

Give yourself the best chance possible!

 

Be prepared…and….

Good Luck!

*Saturday/Sunday –  10/17 and 18 – MANDATORY BLUE TEAM ONLY – Practice and Choreography with Chris and Alyssa

Time TBA.

 *MONDAY, 10/19 – SPIRIT BOOSTER MEETING – 7:00pm – Teachers Lounge

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*SATURDAY, 10/24 – SPIRIT TEAM CAR WASH – MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW!

*11/6 – *Last League Football Game vs. Oak Park – SENIOR NIGHT

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ALL Game attendance as assigned is MANDATORY

11/13 – *MANDATORY – CIF Football playoff game TBD

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*Please note that additional MANDATORY CIF Playoff games may be added, but that will not be known until after seasons end (all sports)

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FYI -*MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! –  USA Crowdleading Competitions:

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* Mandatory USA Regional Competition – Brea Olinda High School – 1/17/16

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*Mandatory –  Agoura/USA Nationals Regional Qualifier/Fundraiser – 1/23/16

**Mandatory – USA Nationals Weekend –  USA Nationals 18-20.2016!

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FYI….

WEBSITE INFO:

*The Spirit Team Website… www.agouraspiritteam.com has a new look!

The Updates will be posted as usual, however we are replacing old forms and information for your use, little by little. Hopefully it will be fully completed soon!

Thank you for your patience.

Mrs. Koch is having her issues with Windows 10

*If you have some pictures that you would like to have posted on the website, please email your webmaster, Arnie Garfinkel at : arnieg@allstargroup.com  ….at any time

 

*We have your wonderful and dedicatedTeam photographers that try to capture the ‘moments’ of every game/competition and event…however…If you don’t take some pictures to submit on your own  your Spirit Team Member may not enjoy their ‘special’ memories in the year end DVD

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*AGAIN – IMPORTANT – TRANSPORTATION DONATION PAYMENT INFORMATION –  As you all know from the administrative meeting in the PAEC…the Donation pays for many important things for your student athlete.at AHS.

“On the Agoura website….  www.agourahighschool.net  …. Please go to: Athletic Donations, and then the Spirit Team icon….and….you can pay for it there.

Thank you or your support for The Spirit Team and for  ALL Athletics at AHS!

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WISE WORDS:

 

 

THERE IS NO ” I” IN TEAM!

 

With Charger Pride

 

Mrs. Koch and Mrs. McGrew

 

Eileen McGrew Blue and Gold Team Head Coach Vicki Koch Blue and Gold Team Advisor

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