Hey Ranger fans,
Hope you athletes have an amazing first day of school tomorrow! We have a lot of info for this week! Way to go this week at the scrimmages! We had a great turnout and the kids worked hard and played well! Thank you for all you who helped volunteer with spirit sales, gate fees and concessions! It was a successful night for the booster organization and the players! Can’t wait to see how the players do this week! Hope to see you all out there at the games!
Booster Club Meeting Next Monday August 31st at 7 pm in Room 306.
Important School Information/Links: Bookmark these!
Schedule pick up starts at 7 am in the Competition Gym
Naaman Forest webpage http://www.garlandisdschools.net/page.cfm?p=96
Paypam LInk (lunch $) https://paypams.com/
Class of 2016 info: http://www.garlandisdschools.net/page.cfm?p=2233
Class of 2017 info: http://www.garlandisdschools.net/page.cfm?p=2368
Class of 2018 info: http://www.garlandisdschools.net/page.cfm?p=673
Class of 2019 – not up yet
Ranger football: http://gorangerathletics.com/football
To buy tickets to games online (and avoid the ticket lines) click here: http://garlandisd.tix.com/Schedule.aspx?OrgNum=2884
Tickets are available online up till 4 pm on game days. $3 students, $5 adults, $7 reserved Tickets at game at $6 students/adults and $8 reserved CASH ONLY at gates!!
This week the players will start practicing during football period (last period each day) and after school. Freshman will practice till about 4 pm each day, except Friday and JV/Varsity will go till 5-5:30. Varsity will release about 4 pm on Thursday the 27th.
Games this week:
Freshman/JV gate fees; $4 adults, $3 students/kids CASH ONLY
Thursday Aug 27th Freshman at Naaman vs. North Mesquite at 5:30 pm (Green team) and 7pm (orange team) at Naaman
Thursday Aug 27th JV at North Mesquite at 7pm at Barry Middle School
Friday August 28th Varsity vs. North Mesquite at HBJ Stadium at 7:30 pm
There is a link to all stadiums on the schedule at www.gorangerathletics.com
****note – the JV game tome may be changed to 5:30 pm — if so we will update you as soon as we know!! *****
Freshman and JV players will be allowed to leave the school on game day from 2:30 to 3:30. Your player can go get a snack or you can bring them a snack. THey must be back in the locker room by 3:30 pm!
If you pre-ordered pictures, they will be distributed this week. I will be meeting the photographer at the school and giving the pictures to your players. I will send an email out the day it happens so you know to ask for pictures! You can still order online if you did not pre-order (they will probably not be ready in this first round, but you never know! ) Here is the link: http://www.backprint.com/peacocksportphoto/132659
Volunteer Help this week:
Freshman game: 5:00- 8:00 — Spirit Sales help – need 2 volunteers
Thank you Nell Davis for volunteering to help at the Varsity game on Friday at HBJ! I will be there to help you! If anyone else wants to stop by, please feel free!
I will be sending out emails through SIgn Up Genius to get volunteers for each weeks games! We really need your help so please volunteer AT LEAST two games this season! We only sell through half time!!!
The New Spirit Shirt initial order should be here later this week. If you pre-ordered I will be getting your shirts to you FIRST before we sell any extras. If they come in in time, I will be selling them at lunch at the school on Thursday and Friday of this week! If anyone is available to help on Friday please let me know. IF this shirts come in in time, I will contact you!
All NFHS 2016 Seniors are invited to a Senior Breakfast to kick off the year! This will be from 6 – 7 a.m. on the first day of school, August 24. The breakfast will be held at the Pavilion at Firewheel Golf Club. Remember to wear your official Class of 2016 Shirt to the breakfast and to school.
HOMECOMING SHIRTS — MUST ORDER by TUESDAY!!!! They are pre-order only — Here is a link to order: https://squareup.com/market/naaman-forest-class-of-2016-booster-club If your student wants a shirt – please pre-order! THey are an American theme – red white and blue since Homecoming is on 9/11 this year!