Saturday, May 17
Event: Drive One For Your School
Host: G-A Sports Boosters
Needed: 3-5 athletes or parents (per team--boys' TF, girls' TF, girls' XC!!)
Signed Up So Far: 3 individuals total!
Action: Knocking on residents' doors to invite them to this fundraiser
When: 8:30 am to approximately 10-11am
Where: Meet at Galesburg Ford
ALSO: We need everyone possible to take part in the actual fundraiser by test driving a car at the Ford Dealership. For each person who does this, Boosters receives $20!
Saturday, May 17
Event: Adult Track Meet
Host: Team Half Step
Needed: 3-5 athletes total
Signed Up So Far: 3 athletes
Action: Hanging out at the track meet (wearing G-A stuff), mingling, smiling, waving, maybe timing a race
Where: WMU's track
ALSO: Anyone adults interested in competing at this meet are encouraged to do so, as the money raised at this event will come right back to G-A track/cross country teams! You can sign up online.
Tuesday, May 20
Event: KVA Championships
Host: KVA/Olivet HS
Needed: 2-4 adults
Signed Up So Far: 1 adult
Action: Raking, Measuring and Recording for both the boys' and girls' long jump competition (no experience necessary--you can be trained, or you can simply rake). If you are concerned about watching your athlete compete, the LJ/PV and HJ are all visible from the LJ runway. You can also be given a break to go watch your athlete run prelims if necessary.
When: 1:00pm until approximately 5pm (whenever the competitions are completed)
Where: Olivet HS
ALSO: The KVA has changed the schedule for this meet. ALL field events (1st gender) will begin at 1:30 for this meet. This means our entire team will be leaving via bus at 11:45 from G-AHS.
Wednesday, June 11
Event: Track Banquet
Host: G-A Track and Field
Needed: 1-2 individuals
Signed Up So Far: no one
Action: Providing and/or manning a grill for our bring-your-own-meat (and a side dish) style banquet
When: Approximately 6pm
Where: G-AHS cafeteria