2019 Cheer Information
Welcome to WGAC 2019 Fall Cheerleading!
We, here at WGAC, are excited to be starting another successful season as part of CNY Pop Warner. It is important that we honor the spirit and traditions of the Pop Warner Program. We are expected to show the highest sportsmanship, moral code of ethics, and standards here at WGAC. Our goal at WGAC is to provide you and your child with a “positive” and fun experience with long lasting memories in years to come.
Please review the following information provided as it will give you some insight on upcoming events.
During the month of AUGUST:
- FLAG Cheer begins practice Thursday, August 8th and will practice Tuesday – Thursday evening. Practice starts at 5:30
- (FLAG is for children in grades K-1st this coming Fall.)
- Mitey Mite, Jr Pee Wee, Pee Wee and Jr Midget begin Wednesday, August 1st and will practice on Monday-Thursday evening. Practice starts at 5:30
- Upon arrival on Wednesday, August 1st, your child will be advised of their team coach and team placement.
Your child should be in navy shorts with no pockets, white t-shirt along with athletic sneakers and socks and hair pulled back in a high ponytail. PLEASE NO KEDS, flip flops, Crocs or other type shoe should be worn other than above mentioned sneakers. Practice for ALL levels starts promptly at 5:30pm and are held at the Pottery Road Fields. Please bring plenty of water to practice to help keep the kids hydrated.
You should have been contacted by a member of our coaching staff informing you of missing paperwork. If you have not already done so, please place all missing paperwork along with your child’s name on the front of envelope and bring to your child’s first night of practice.
If your child is missing any part of the required paperwork, he or she will have to sit on the sidelines until all their paperwork is collected.
PHYSICALS – Information
“CASH AND CARRY” will be on, August with EMPIRE CHEER from Rochester. EMPIRE CHEER accepts Cash, Check and Credit Cards at the time of purchase. A price list of “extras” was given at the time of registration, if you did not receive it. I am enclosing yet another in this packet.
We look forward to seeing you and your child(ren)! Please keep in mind we need your help in making this a successful and meaningful season for all!!!! VOLUNTEERS are ALWAYS welcome!!!
WGAC Cheer Commissioner
PICTURE DAY 2019
The schedule for pictures will be determined for the end of August: (Envelopes will be handed out Tuesday or Wednesday prior to pictures.)**
**Please make sure you are there on time. “There are NO makeup dates” (except for bad weather)!!!!!!!
BEGINNING TUESDAY SEPTEMBER after starts, CHEERLEADING PRACTICE CHANGES.
Jr Pee wee, Pee Wee and Jr Midget Cheer practices Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 5:30-7:30.
Flag/Tiny Mite cheerleading practice Tuesday and Thursday 5:30-7:00
ALL CHEERLEADERS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND AND CHEER AT ALL FOOTBALL GAMES, HOME AND AWAY.
IF THERE ARE 2 GAMES FOR THE SAME LEVEL ON A PARTICULAR WEEKEND, THEN YOUR COACH WILL LET YOU KNOW WHAT GAME THE CHEERLEADERS WILL ATTEND.
THE FOOTALL GAME SCHEDULES CAN BE FOUND ON THE FOOTBALL PAGE OF THIS WEBSITE.
Empire Classic / Competition
CHEERFEST / COMPETITION
Come out and support our cheerleaders!!
Local Cheer Competition is TBD at the SRC Arena on the campus of Onondaga Community College (OCC)
The address is 4586 West Seneca Turnpike Syracuse, New York 13215
See your coach for your team’s competition/ exhibition times.
Flag / Tiny Mite / Mitey Mite are the first session
Jr Pee Wee / Pee Wee / Jr Midget are the second session