Wildcat News

January 2021 Issue 9

Waldo's Virtual Coaching

Check out the fall and winter sports schedules for virtual coaching.


6th & 7th Volleyball


Coaches: Mr. Arkin


Our coaching philosophy is to teach the student athletes the basic skills needed to learn the sport of volleyball, to be able to compete, have fun, and exhibit sportsmanship and teamwork.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Mondays and Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:00 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/bhpjeec2ca?authuser=0&hs=179


8th Volleyball


Coaches: Ms. Neu and Mrs Hendricks


Welcome to 8th grade Volleyball! Our philosophy is to help you as athletes to understand the game of volleyball and skills needed to play it well. We’ll be watching some training videos and discussing what we’ve learned.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/g5nl2kgvzx?authuser=0&hs=179


6th/7th/8th Flag Football


Coaches: Mr. Adams and Mr. Becker


We will use our time to talk sports in general, offer help on schoolwork or discuss whatever the hot topic of the day might be.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Wednesdays 2:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/aegvoad7dl?authuser=0&hs=179


6th/7th/8th Boys Soccer


Coaches: Mr. Benevides, Mrs. Olsen and Mr. Jones


Hello! This is open to and we are welcoming anyone who likes or is interested in soccer. We will be discussing soccer, watching soccer, and trying to play some online soccer games as well.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/ecw7tbvg7e?authuser=0&hs=179


6th/7th/8th Cross Country


Coaches: Mr. Kopke and Mrs. Laciura


Running and exercise for Health and Wellness!


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Mondays and Wednesdays 12:00 - 12:45 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/cy6j54hvc2?authuser=0&hs=179


6th & 7th Boys Basketball


Coaches: Mr. Kopke and Mr. Arkin

Our coaching philosophy is to teach the student athletes the basic skills needed to learn the sport of basketball, to be able to compete, have fun, and exhibit sportsmanship and teamwork.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Tuesdays 12:30-1:15 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/dkckkqtmfz?authuser=0&hs=179


8th Boys Basketball


Coaches: Mr. McGowen and Mr. Douglass


The best measures of success would be the fun your team and individual players had, and how well they learned, developed, improved, and matured to become better players, students and citizens.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/e3ygwx2nrj?authuser=0&hs=179


6th & 7th Girls Basketball


Coaches: Mr. Kopke and Mr. Douglass


The best measures of success would be the fun your team and individual players had, and how well they learned, developed, improved, and matured to become better players, students and citizens.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Thursdays 2:30 - 3:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/aglpqfm6p7?authuser=0&hs=179


8th Girls Basketball


Coaches: Mr. McGowen and Ms. Neu


The best measures of success would be the fun your team and individual players had, and how well they learned, developed, improved, and matured to become better players, students and citizens.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Thursdays 3:00 - 4:00 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://classroom.google.com/c/MjUwMTUzNjk3MTA0?cjc=snznrrq


6th/7th/8th Wrestling


Coaches: Mr. Adams and Mr. Leadbetter


We will use our time to talk sports in general, offer help on schoolwork or discuss whatever the hot topic of the day might be.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Tuesdays 2:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/a3nlu77pw4?authuser=0&hs=179



6th/7th/8th Cheerleading


Coaches: Ms. Glass and Ms.Zavod


Each season we strive to teach our athletes the foundational and fundamental skills needed to be a successful cheerleader. In addition, we aim to build a strong community of athletes where everyone feels as though they belong and are a part of our team.


Virtual Coaching Days/Times:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 1:30 PM


Google Classroom Link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/hy4oxbalaz?authuser=0&hs=179

Leveling Up Together!

Think about it!

"It's hard to beat a person who never gives up." - Babe Ruth


"Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play." - Mike Singletary


"Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow." - Albert Einstein


"Try to be the rainbow in someone's cloud." - Maya Angelou


"Never look down on anybody unless you're helping them up." - Jesse Jackson

February and March Events

February:

Feb. 15th - No School

Feb. 18th - Midterm

Feb. 24th - Parent Teacher Conferences

Feb. 26th - No School


March:

Mar. 25th - Quarter 4

Mar. 29th to 31st - Spring Break

Having technology issues? Email Ms. Martin at smartin@d131.org today!

Colt Clark and the Quarantine Kids play "Come Together"

Waldo Wildcat News Staff

Jaliyah Spence - Reporter

Javier Pantoja - Reporter

Racquel Sartain - Reporter

Ms. Martin - Editor in Chief