I strongly encourage you to read through your emails. Most answers will be in here... if not, check website under About us/FAQ. It will have ALOT of information, dates and deadlines. Some information may become redundant for you, but I do try to add the newest info at the top.
Also, these updates are also on our website for your reference, as well as the schedule.
VOLUNTEER SIGN UP FOR HELMKAMP TOURNAMENT – Sunday, December 11th!
Please remember our club runs strictly on volunteers. We do not ask you to sell raffle tickets or to fundraise. Our 2 club tournaments are our fundraisers for the year. Below is the link for the volunteer sign up for the beginner tournament on Sunday, December 11th at Centennial High School. If your son is wrestling, YOU WILL NOT MISS YOUR SON WRESTLE! I would like to have all spots filled by next Sunday, December 4th Please make sure you sign up to help.
BUS TRIP –Cedar Rapids, Sunday, December 18th
An email went out earlier about the bus trip. Please remember this is for the older kids first and then will fill up with the younger kids if necessary. Below is the link.
NEXT CLUB TOURNAMENT –Bondurant, Sunday, December 4th!
Each season our club participates in a couple local tournaments in addition to our own AWC tournaments. This is an opportunity for your wrestler to participate in a tournament and have a club coach on hand to help coach your wrestler. This is purely optional and is completely up to you as a parent to decide if your child is ready. The next club tournament Sunday, December 4th Bondurant, IA. I have attached the tournament info and the link to register is below. These tournaments can fill up fast, so do not delay in registering if you are wanting to participate in this tournament!
Each year the club hosts 2 tournaments. We have our Helmkamp Beginner tournament on December 11th, 2016 at Centennial High School and our AWC Tournament on January 15th, 2017 at Ankeny High School. On our website, we have a flyer detailing info for each tournament as well as links for registration. This is also the time we will need our parents (and wrestlers) to help volunteer. The volunteer sign up for the Helmkamp tournament is above. Please make sure you are able to help out at these tournaments, as your time is what helps these tournaments run smooth.
SINGLETS & FIGHT SHORTS
The ones we ordered will be here before Christmas. We will let you know when they are in.
CLUB SHIRTS- please read names below
If your wrestler has not received their club shirt, please contact me and make arrangements to pick up.
M Brady, W Clarke, C Bowers, C Anderson
SPIRIT WEAR- if you ordered spirit wear it will be delivered to your home!
We still have several used pairs of shoes for sale. If you are still looking for a pair reach out to me and I will look to see if we have your size and we can see if we can connect before your wrestlers practice this week.
DOOR MONITORSWE STILL NEED A COUPLE DOOR MONITORS THIS WEEK!! Please sign up today for this week!! I also have next week's practices available as well! I will try to stay 1-2 weeks ahead!
We will be in need of door monitors on a nightly basis at each location. Please sign up below using link.
Please always refer to the website when looking at practice locations. They vary due to the sporting activities going on in our secondary schools. You may not have practice at the same location and day as you have in the past. ALWAYS ALWAYS go inside to pick up your child!
Please see FACILITIES for more details concerning each practice location.
Also, Please make sure your little guys are going to the restroom BEFORE practice starts!
Kindergarten- 6:30-7:30 pm Wednesday night at Southview Middle School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into.
1st-2nd grade- 6:30-7:30 pm Monday@ Ankeny High School & Tuesday @ Centennial High School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into.
3rd-4th grade- 6:30-7:30 pm Monday @ Northview Middle School & Tuesday @ Southview Middle School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into.
5th-8th grade & Jr Elite- 6:30-8 pm Monday @ Centennial High School & Thursday @ Northview Middle School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into.
Sr Elite- 6:30-8 pm Monday@ Southview Middle School & Thursday @ Southview Middle School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into.
*No street shoes on the mats, shoes must be carried in. Parents must take off their shoes as well. Thanks for your part in helping keep the mats in great condition.
**Also please make sure the wrestlers and siblings are not running around the school. All those waiting must stay by the wrestling room and not wander around the school! If you see children running around please let the coaches know as we want to make sure we are following the school rules.
Southview Middle School: Please enter the door on the South west side of the Building. Look for door S-15. The wrestling room will be right inside the doors. You may leave your gear in the hallway!! Arrive on time and ready to wrestle!
Northview Middle School: Please enter west side of building by loading dock. Take an immediate right and go down the stairs to the wrestling room. You may leave your gear in the hallway by the stairs. Arrive on time and ready to wrestle!!
Ankeny High School: Please enter north side of building. Door N-8. This entrance is off of Ordinance, back by softball/baseball fields. Take a left down the hall to the stair well. Go up the stairs and wrestling room will be on your right. Please leave belongings in the hall. Arrive on time and ready to wrestle!
Ankeny Centennial High School: Please enter north side of building. Use the entrance on 18th St. and go around the west side of the building to the north side. Use the north door N-37. Take a right down the hall to the stair well. Go up the stairs and the wrestling room with be on your left. Please leave belongings in the hall. Arrive on time and ready to wrestle!
I have money for the following people from used gear sales. If you see me, please ask, I try, but unfortunately do not know everyone by name, nor do I remember off hand who is owed what.