VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR BEGINNER TOURNEY SUNDAY–
Please remember these tournaments do not run without our parents help! Please help sign up today, so I don't have to send multiple emails!
I see several AWC kids who have signed up whose parents have not volunteered. I will be reaching out if you do not volunteer!
STILL NEED VOLUNTEERS! AWC Helmkamp Beginner Tourney - December 10th, 2017-
We still have SEVERAL SPOTS open for our AWC beginner tournament is being held on Sunday, December 10th at ACHS. Please remember we are 100% VOLUNTEER run club. NOT one coach or board member is paid for their time. We also DO NOT ask you to fundraise. Our only ask is for your time to help with door monitors and help at our 3 tournaments throughout the season. Please take a look at the link below and help with our beginner tournament. If your wrestler is wrestling, you will not miss their match! http://awctourney.pleasebringit.com/public/ta5OWZ5WNzE
Our AWC tournaments and several others require an AAU card to participate. Please make sure you are registering your child under our club code – WWEC8C Below is the link to obtain a card.
AWC Helmkamp Beginner Tourney - December 10th, 2017 @ ACHS
Attached is our tournament flyer and below is the track link to sign up. This tournament is for BEGINNERS. We ask you help keep the integrity of our beginner tournament solid and if your wrestler has wrestled more than 10 matches to not sign him/her up. We did have several complaints last year about wrestlers not fitting this criteria. Please help us with this.
NEXT CLUB TOURNAMENTS
Our next club tournament we are doing will be Sunday, December 17th at Southeast Polk High School in Pleasant Hill, IA. Their tournament form is attached for your information. All registration needs to be done online through track wrestling. Link is below. Please remember, we will have lots of kids at this tourney and not every coach will know all the Ankeny kids. Please make sure you are communicating with someone if you need your child coached.
SPIRIT WEAR IS IN!
Group parents will be handing out spirit wear this week. If you are NOT going to be at practice, please reach out to us to find an alternative way to get your spirit wear.
Please make sure you mark your calendars for your respective practice group pictures days. Please make sure you wear your AWC CLUB shirt the night of your pictures. You get a memory mate for FREE with your wrestler's registration! We will hand out order forms this week.
Kindergarten 12/13 @ Southview.
1st-2nd grade 12/11 @ Ankeny High School
3rd-4th Grade -12/12 @ Northview Middle School
5th-8th Jr Elite- 12/19 @ Ankeny High School
Senior Elite 12/18 @ Centennial HS
SINGLETS & FIGHT SHORTS
Unfortunately, We DID NOT have enough orders to order another round of singlets. If you still need any singlets or fighter shorts, we have a few left. Put your name on the link below and we will try to get it to you at a practice. Prices are as follows. Singlet=$60. 2 Piece Singlet=$65. Fighter Shorts= $35, Socks $15
If you did not make the parent meeting or registered late and did not get your club t shirt, your group parent will try to have them at your respective practice this week. PLEASE FIND THEM so they don't have to search for you!
GROUP PARENTS- NEW THIS YEAR!
In order to help streamline a few things and to help alleviate Sundae and myself have to be at a lot of the practices, we have added 'group parents' this year to each of our practice groups. If you have questions or concerns they will be able to help you at practice. They will also be in charge of t shirts/pictures/ state t shirts/handing things out at each of their respective practices. Please get to know these parents.
Senior Elite- Greg & Brigette Hanson, James and Jennifer Dorfler
Junior Elite & 5th-8th grade- Aaron Wignall, Christie & Zeb Sullivan
3rd-4th grade- Michelle Bakker
1st-2nd grade- Joel & Stacey Holst
Kindergarten- Jenn Ofelt
We still have a couple used pairs of shoes for sale. Mostly bigger sizes. 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 MONITORS 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. Dan Stoll Thank you Don!
1st-2nd grade- 6:30-7:30 pm Monday @ Ankeny HS and Tuesday @ Centennial HS. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into. DOOR MONITORS –Monday- Julie Gledhill Tuesday- Casey Bourke Thank you Julie and Casey!
3rd-4th grade- 6:30-7:30 pm Monday @ Southview Middle School and Tuesday @ Southview MS. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into DOOR MONITORS –- Monday Derek Winkel Tuesday - Chelsea Guzman. Thank you Derek and Chelsea!
5th-8th grade & Jr Elite- 6:30-8 pm Tuesday @ Ankeny HS and Thursday @ Northview Middle School. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into. DOOR MONITORS – Tuesday–NEED A DOOR MONITOR & Thursday Tim AndersenThank you & Tim!
Sr Elite- 6:30-8 pm Monday @ Centennial HS and Thursday @ Southview MS. See facilities below on where to park and what door to go into .DOOR MONITORS – Monday Cindy Adamson & Thursday Mike Lee Thank you!
*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. Please find me or group parents at your practice.