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Week of Oct 16 – Oct 21: Pasta Tues night, XC Meet at Fern Ridge and Papa’s fundraiser Wednesday

Hello Sheldon XC Families,

We are beginning to come close to the end of the season. We have our final XC meet Wednesday (10/18) and then our JV & Varsity District meet the following Wednesday in Medford on October 25th. We will have an end of the year banquet, date and details to come.

Here are some team reminders and updates/changes:

JAMBA JUICE FUNDRAISER:
All athletes were given (5) Jamba Juice cards to sell as a team fundraiser. The cards were to be sold for $10.00 each. Athletes must do the following:
1. Sell all (5) cards and turn in the $50.00 to Sheldon XC
2. Return all 5 cards to coaches=no sales
3. Or sell partial amount and return money & or cards

***If you do not return the 5 cards, the athletes will be responsible to pay us back. We are responsible to return cards***

Deadline Friday October 20th at Practice!

PAPA’S PIZZA FUNDRAISER: Each season we have one Papa’s night for our XC team. On Wednesday October 18th 50% of the proceeds will benefit the Sheldon XC team when presented with the attached flyer (click here for Papa’s flyer). Please share with friends, family and Coworkers, all the support is greatly appreciated!

XC Meet Wednesday October 18:
Venue Change: Richardson Park at Fern Ridge Lake
Athletes dismissed from class at 12:00
Bus Leave 12:30
JV Girls 3:00
JV Boys 3:45
V Girls 4:15
V Boys 4:45

1 Bus will return to Sheldon after the last race
Please let us know if you plan to take your athlete home

Team dinner-Tuesday October 17th at Carly Nelson’s Home 2134 Rocky Lane
Same format for grade responsibilities

Looking ahead to 10/25 meet in Medford: Kids will miss the entire day of school
Race Schedule: VG: 2:00 VB: 2:45 JVG: 3:30 JVB: 4:15

 

Week of Oct 2 – Oct 7: Pasta Friday night, Harrier Classic in Albany on Sat (Bus loads 7am)

Good Morning XC Families,

Team Dinner Friday October 6th at Dana Hamilton’s House-2395 Lariat Drive

Please bring the following:
9th-Fruit or Green salad
10th-Drinks
11th-Dessert
12th-Bread

XC Meet Saturday October 7th

Bryant Park: 888 Bryant Way Southwest, Albany Oregon 97321
There is a $5.00 parking fee in Bryant Park. The parking fee gets you a meet program.
(There is also plenty of parking outside of the park with a short walk)
The meet will have concessions & meet t-shirts available for sale
Athletes will load the bus at 7:00 am Saturday morning at Sheldon

*If you plan to take your athlete home from meet please email Coach Erin Regali so that I can plan the # of buses.*

Time Schedule:
9 – Coaches Meeting
9:30 – Frosh/Soph JV Girls
10:10 – Frosh/Soph JV Boys
10:50 – Jr/Sr JV Girls
11:30 – Jr/Sr JV Boys
12:10 – Open/Middle School
12:40 – Varsity Girls
1:20 – Varsity Boys
1:50 – Drawing & Awards

Jamba Juice Cards – Reminder that each athlete received (5) Jamba juice cards to sell at $10.00 each. Please either sell the cards and turn money in or return the unsold cards to the coaches. We are responsible for the total inventory to Jamba Juice.

Sheldon Athletic Auction Thursday November 9th – Please be watching for information on this fun event. Our team will be responsible for creating silent auction baskets and an Oral auction item. We also need to sell (8) tickets or one table at the event. All proceeds from this event help the Athletic teams at Sheldon.

Looking ahead – Our season comes to an end on Wednesday October 25th (3 weeks away) with our District meet in Medford. The first race is at 2:00. Students will be missing the entire day of school. We discussed at the team meeting this week for them to be planning ahead for their classes. The District meet is an important meet for all athletes to attend.
Thanks for your support this season. Please help us by reminding your son or daughter the importance of attending practices and meets.

Thanks, Erin, Brayce and Anne