General Hawk Information
Posted Sunday, October 19, 2008 by Monika Quigley Naillon
Great job Hawks! Six and "O"!!! Keep up the great work!
Did you see the Team Tunnel stretched out onto the field at the Homecoming
game? Let's keep it g-r-o-w-i-n-g next week!
Congrats to our "Players of the Week"-Matt Giovinazzo and Matt DeGrassi!
Matt Martindale, Derek Browning, Richie Hogan, Robert Refsnyder were
selected as "Players of the Week" in previous weeks!
We are Cox 3 Game of the Week (this week and next) so set your DVR's. Also,
you can order the dvd's of the games directly from Cox for your personal
football collection - http://www.ocnow.com/cox3/copies.asp
VOLUNTEERS -thank you to these Hawk parents for their time and generosity
Football Website News: Each week Joe Thrasher and Feargal Spain write
detailed articles about the Freshman and JV games-check it out under "News"
Golden Hawks: Barb and Scott Maccabe graciously hosted this past week's
Team Dinner: the Maccabe and Quigley/Naillon families served delicious BBQ
ribs and chicken with all the fixin's to the Varsity players. Thanks to the
Cheerleaders who brought cupcakes and brownies.
Tailgating: the Refsnyders do a great job with tail gating every week. This
week's winners: Camille Tommarello (great chili "boats") and Tina Finley
(sinful peanut butter cups.)
Chain Gang: Mike Quigley, Tom Wertenberger and Rick Young tirelessly work
those sidelines every week.
Program Sales: Dexi Fujii along with Dyan Magnuson and John Mackey led 16
freshmen football players in program sales---the exciting news is that the
programs SOLD OUT!!
50/50: Wendi Weaver and Kitty Valenstein enthusiastically sold lots of
raffle tickets to the Homecoming crowds! A lucky ticket holder won a record
Snack Bar: O'Toole Vorsheck and Dawn Molt led their dedicated army of
volunteers: John & Paula Mackey, Bob & Liz Evans, Cary & Leslie Jackson,
Steve & Elena Nelson, Jane Solorzano, Wendy Salera, Teresa Bonutto, Audrey
C. and Terri Grady.
Pizza Store: Karen McCraney organized the after game pizza for a crowd of
Coaches Dinner: Troy Browning was the generous sponsor of the coaches
dinner this week.
Coaches Lunch: Mike Peak delivered a delicious meal to the hardworking
coaches on Saturday.
Varsity Team Dinner-5:30 on Wednesday October 22nd at the Peak home-all
players who suit up for the Varsity game are encouraged to come enjoy a
delicious meal with their team mates.
League play continues!---Games this week versus University---
Frosh: Thursday, Oct. 23rd @ 3:15 @ University HS
JV: Friday, Oct. 24h @ 3:15 @ LHHS
Varsity: Thursday, October 23rd @ 7:00 @ Irvine High School ---- Good luck
to our Varsity players as they continue their quest to become league champs!
(Note: Due to the school night game, there will not be any Boosters
sponsored tailgating before the game and there will not be a Boosters
sponsored Pizza Store event after the game this week. Both activities will
resume next week.)
Varsity Family Photo Night-5:00 Thursday October 30th-on the field before
the game. Please be prompt and patient, so we can be as efficient as
possible (the players need to prepare for their game!) Look for more
details next week!
No School-Friday, October 31st- not sure when Halloween became a school
holiday, but it sure works out well for our players! (The official name is
"non-school recess for students.")
Boosters Football Social -Friday, November 7th @ 7:00- All football
parents-you are invited to attend this FREE event--come enjoy finger foods,
a glass of wine and nice conversations with other Hawk parents and coaches
at this relaxing social. The Giovinazzos will be hosting this fun evening
at their home and there will be a small silent auction for bidding on
"official" LHHS player signed memorabilia (all levels-frosh, JV, Varsity and
Senior), as well.
Boosters Meeting is Wednesday,November 19th -- @ 7:00 at the Quigley home.
Looking forward to another great week!
Monika Quigley Naillon
Football Boosters Communications Secretary