Practice Information

Football and Cheer

Cheerleading

 

Unless otherwise advised, all practices will take place at Jessup Memorial Field, Hill Street, Jessup. (Kid's Corner)

**Cheerleader Practice Schedule - 2016**

 

*** from Monday, July 25th, through the end of the regular season ***

Cheerleaders:  Practice Days:  Times: 
A, B & C:  Monday-Thursday  6:00 to 8:00 
I-Team:   Monday-Wednesday  6:00 to 7:30 

 

Location: Jessup Memorial Field, Hill Street in Jessup (Kid’s Corner)

*PLEASE NOTE*:
*Practice 2 weeks before competition may include Saturdays/Sundays*
*Practice during rain may occur at other locations notified by text around 5p*

 

*Practices will change to Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday the week school starts.

We will be running a concession stand at practice. Gatorade, water, soda, candy and snacks will be for sale. Fundraisers can be dropped of at the concession stand when completed. We will also be able to help you with any questions or concerns you may have.

Any changes will be noted in the update or on the website. Calendars with practice times and games will be handed out at practice and updates that are weekly/bi-weekly handouts to keep the kids and their families up-to-date on all that is happening in our organization.

**Remember always check out the website.

If practice has to be cancelled due to weather, you will be called by your coaches by 5:00-5:15.

If you do not receive a call, be at practice.

If a make-up date is needed, Saturday may be required.

 

If anyone has a phone number change, you must report it immediately to:

Cheerleaders: Jennifer Nemeth 570-575-3667

Players: Alonzo Ver-Non 570-483-8314

If you must miss practice, call your team representative at least one hour before practice.

To all Members:

•Please be at practice 10 minutes prior to the start of practice to make sure you are ready when it begins.

•No cursing or ridiculing of any player or cheerleader during practice or games.

Cheerleaders:

  • Cheerleaders on I & C-Teams must have a guardian/parent present at practices/games where  the A & B-Teams do not
  • Cheerleaders must wear appropriate weather attire/sneakers to practice and cannot wear hoodies, sandals, skirts or bulky clothing
  • Cheerleaders must refrain from wearing jewelry to practice/games and if it poses a threat of injury it needs to be removed
  • Cheerleaders must be picked up if ill/injured during practices/games and their parent/guardian will be contacted accordingly
  • Cheerleaders must wear the required Team Uniform and team sneakers to all games as instructed per game
  • Cheerleaders will not be allowed to eat on the field during any game and must go off the field to do so
  • Cheerleaders only purchase game day sneakers for 2016, socks, boy shorts, mid-drift & leggings, parents will be guided on all items
  • Cheerleaders are not allowed to alter their Team Uniform Vest or Skirt without permission from the Organizations Cheer Coordinator

 

  • You must purchase the following:

 

 

  1. Small white leather sneakers (see cheer coord. About shoes)
  2. Bodysuits for under vests. (They will be ordered for you.)

 

  • Absolutely no alteration to the uniforms or you will be charged for the uniform.

 

 

Cheerleading Competition:

  • Cheerleaders have mandatory practice for a few weeks in September and their schedule is given in July to plan accordingly
  • Cheerleaders and coaches will complete the amount of practice needed to ensure the teams safety and preparation to perform
  • Cheerleaders should not miss practice during this mandatory time frame as it may result in their elimination from the team competition
  • Cheerleaders are given detailed information about competition through email, team snap, text and fliers in advance 
  • Cheerleader and parents are welcome to discuss competition concerns or questions with their cheer advisor

Football

 

Unless otherwise advised, all practices will take place at Jessup Memorial Field, Hill Street, Jessup. (Kid's Corner)

**Football Player Practice Schedule - 2016**

 

*** from Monday, July 25th, through the end of the regular season ***

Players:  Practice Days:  Times: 
A, B & C:  Monday-Friday  6:00 to 8:00 
I-Team:  Monday-Wednesday  6:00 to 7:30 

 

Location: Jessup Memorial Field, Hill Street in Jessup (Kid’s Corner)

*Practices will change to Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday the week school starts.

We will be running a concession stand at practice. Gatorade, water, soda, candy and snacks will be for sale. Fundraisers can be dropped of at the concession stand when completed. We will also be able to help you with any questions or concerns you may have.

Any changes will be noted in the update or on the website. Calendars with practice times and games will be handed out at practice and updates that are weekly/bi-weekly handouts to keep the kids and their families up-to-date on all that is happening in our organization.

**Remember always check out the website.

If practice has to be cancelled due to weather, you will be called by your coaches by 5:00-5:15.

If you do not receive a call, be at practice.

If a make-up date is needed, Saturday may be required.

 

If anyone has a phone number change, you must report it immediately to:

Players: Scott Garrity 570-233-6916

Cheerleaders: Jennifer Nemeth 570-575-3667

If you must miss practice, call your team representative at least one hour before practice.

To all Members:

•Please be at practice 10 minutes prior to the start of practice to make sure you are ready when it begins.

•No cursing or ridiculing of any player or cheerleader during practice or games.

Football Players:

    • Any unexcused absences from practice may result in your being exempt from the six play rule.

 

    • Do not wear your game jersey or pants to practice unless instructed to do so by your coaches.

 

    • If you do not come to practice fully equipped you will not be able to participate.

 

    • You will be issued 1 mouthpiece. If you need another there will be a $1.00 charge for each additional one needed.

 

    • Parents should keep in mind that if their player is over their weight limit, they will not be able to play in the games.

 

    • Parents with players 7 yrs. and under are required to stay throughout practice.

 

  • Absolutely no alteration to the uniforms or you will be charged for the uniform.