Week of Oct 17-22: Pasta at Kongsore’s Tuesday, Country Fair Classic this Wednesday (bus loads 1:30pm)

Hi all,

The Race is on for Wednesday! We have been waiting on final confirmation of the race due to weather, but the race is on!

Here are some notes for the week:

Tuesday: Team Dinner at Kari Kongsore’s home—-750 Club Way-6:00 pm

New this week: NO Desserts please

9th-Bring a drink, salad or bread…your choice
11th-Salads, dressing or fruit

Wednesday-Race day at the Country Fair-Elmira
Click here for meet info on Athletic.net

Directions to the Fair Grounds
Address: 24550 Chickadee Lane, Veneta, OR 97487
From Veneta on Hwy 126, turn north onto Territorial Hwy. Go apprx. one mile and turn west on to Suttle road. (The Hilltop Market sits at the junction) Go west about 2-3 miles, and turn south on to the next road past Aero road.

(This is a testing day at school, but all should be done and have time to grab lunch and load the bus to XC meet)

Load Bus: 1:30
Leave: 1:45

Race Schedule:
JV Girls: 3:45
JV Boys: 4:30
Varsity Girls: 5:00
Varsity Boys: 5:30

1 Bus will return to Sheldon
**They are encouraging families to carpool out to the site due the very wet grounds and limited parking***

Wednesday-Team Fundraiser Papa’s Night
Click here for Papa’s Pizza Flyer

Please feel free to share with friends, family, Co-workers to enjoy some pizza!!

50% of proceeds of the days sales with Flyer go the Sheldon XC program.
Next week is the final District meet at LCC on 10/27/16!

Let me know if you have any questions…

Erin & Brayce

Papa’s Pizza fundraiser is Wednesday, October 19

Print the Papa’s Pizza flyer below and bring it into Papa’s Pizza on October 19 and the Sheldon Cross Country team will receive 50% of the value of the food you purchase! You also have the choice of purchasing Fundraiser Bucks that are good for all future purchases. These Bucks will earn 25% of their value for the organization.

Please come into Papa’s and help us out! With your support on October 19, 2015 we can have a really successful fundraiser! (Beverages and delivery orders are excluded.)

Papa’s Pizza Address:  1577 Coburg Road

Flyer for Oct 19 Papa’s Pizza Fundraiser (click to open and print)

George Fox Classic this Sat (Oct 15)**bus loads 7:30am; storm moves race schedule to morning, please read**

Updated Friday… The race schedule is being moved to the morning to avoid afternoon storm…

Due to the weather we have made some CHANGES to tomorrow’s Schedule

Load Bus in front of Sheldon: 7:30 am

NEW Race Schedule:

JV Girls: 10:00
JV Boys: 10:40
Varsity Girls: 11:20
Varsity Boys: 11:50

Return time/Bus leave: 12:30 and back to Sheldon around 2:00 approx.

The Race Director has condensed the schedule and Sheldon is competing in the first possible races available to hopefully beat the terrible weather.
We will hope for the best in terms of the weather!!

For the athletes that planned on competing tomorrow this will be the new schedule. If you do not want your son/daughter to compete please let us know.
(This applies to only the athletes that were competing Saturday 10/15.)


Erin & Brayce

Here are some notes for the week ahead:

Practice Schedule: This week there is an early release day Thursday and No school on Friday-We will hold our practice at the same time, 3:45-due to Coaches’ work schedules.

There will be team pasta dinner on Thursday October 11th –The dinner will be at Jesse Christofferson’s home-flyer will be handed out at practice-We encourage the team to attend! Thanks to the Christofferson & Bruns families for hosting!!

The George Fox XC Classic meet is this Saturday
Location: Willamette Mission State Park, 10991 Wheatland Road NE.  Gervais, Oregon 97026
Click here for meet info on athletic.net

Thanks to all who have responded as to whether your son/daughter is competing. Thus far I have the following not participating:  By last name: Brooks, Chase, Diama, Dougherty, Dunne, Erving, Forrest, Gallagher, Garcia, Girard, Gorham, Gorham, Hall, Horn, Knapp, Kongsore, Laings, Litchfield, Littleton, Montenegro, Nadeau, Norton, Ramage, Sandersons, Schaefers, N. Shedd, Watson.

We know that the Sheldon Homecoming Dance is being held that evening.  Athletes competing and who wish to get back early for Homecoming are welcome to ride home with parents-Please let coaches know ASAP!

Athletes not competing does not guarantee participation in following meet; coaches will determine entries for XC meet on 10/19.

We are coming to the close of our season, with only 12 more practice days. It is that time of year to make sure they are doing the right things and taking care of themselves in their diet, rest, homework & attending practice. We reminded them about the commitment they made joining the team and making XC a priority.

Thanks, Erin & Brayce

Sheldon High School Track & Field and Cross Country