Jun 25

FOOTBALL CAMP IS HERE !

Players and Parents,

High School (10th – 12th graders) Football Camp is upon us.  Here is the information you need to know about camp:

Paperwork that must be turned in to participate.

1.  Register on    www.registermyathlete.com

2.  You must have a current Physical turned in.  Physicals are good for 1 calendar year, but we still need them on file.  If you need the form, click MMHS Physical Form

3.  We will be attending a ropes course at Camp Williams as a TEAM activity.  You will need a signed waiver to participate.  If you need the waiver, click Camp Williams Waiver

4.  Please pay the camp fee of $200 to Coach Burtenshaw on Monday morning, if you haven’t paid yet.  If you have a concern about the money, COME TO CAMP ANYWAY, and we’ll come up with a plan.

 

Click for Team Camp Itinerary 2015, Rules, and Packing List

 

Camp Rules

Players are expected to follow team and camp rules concerning dress, language, and behavior at ALL TIMES.

    1. As a participant on the Maple Mountain Football Team you represent our community, our program, our school, and our families AT ALL TIMES.
    2. NO HAZING OF ANY KIND –

i.      hazing is defined as making someone do something against their will.  A hazing event will result in a severe

consequences such as, but not limited to, extra conditioning, suspension, and expulsion.

  1. Players are expected to be where you are supposed to be, when you are supposed to be there
  2. Players are expected to be tough and competitive and get the most out of camp

*Players failing to follow team expectations will face consequences which could include removal from camp.

 

Packing List 2015

 

o   Own Water Bottle

 

o   Football Gear in equipment bag

o   Helmet

o   Molded Mouthpiece

o   Shoulder Pads

o   Practice Jersey

o   Girdle OR hip/tail, thigh, pads

o   Knee Pads

o   Practice Pants / Practice Shorts

o   White Belt if using practice pants

o   Cleats, Gloves, socks, braces, etc.

 

o   Clothes for each day

o   Camp Williams Clothes (stuff that can get wet and beat up) – shoes (not sandals), socks, shorts, t-shirt, socks – that can get wet and messy

 

o    Athletic Shoes

o   Swimming Suit

o   Sun Screen

 

o   Shower supplies (there are individual showers with curtain dividers)

o   Soap

o   Shampoo (you must shower every day)

o   Flip Flops (to wear around, and in the shower)

o   Towel

 

o   Sleeping Gear (make sure it is easily stored and moved)

o   Sleeping Bag

o   Pad or Cushion

o   Pillow

 

Other information:

*Meals starting Monday at Lunch through Thursday Breakfast will be provided by the camp.

 

*Players and Coaches will be sleeping in the gym at MMHS

 

*Bathroom facilities, including showers, will be in the locker room by the gym – YOU MUST SHOWER EVERY DAY

 

*It will be HOT!  Hydration will be monitored all week.  We will have water available during all practices and meals.  There are drinking fountains by the gyms, and please bring your own portable water bottle to take with you to practice and activities.

 

*Players will be discouraged from leaving camp and going home.  Once at camp, it is about the team.

Jun 21

June 22 – 26

Gentlemen,

Thank you for all your efforts last week and at BYU for the 7 on 7 and lineman competition.  Here is the schedule for the upcoming week:

Monday – 6:30 AM Weights – Group 1, 7:45 AM Run – EVERYONE, after running, whoever hasn’t lifted can do their lift. SENIORS – who are attending team camp and have not checked out equipment can do so after weights/running.

Tuesday -  6:30 AM Weights – Group 1, 7:45 AM Run – EVERYONE, after running, whoever hasn’t lifted can do their lift.  7 on 7 at 7 PM. JUNIORS – who are attending team camp and have not checked out equipment can do so after weights/running

Wednesday – 7 AM Eagle Challenge Game of the Week – EVERYONE.  SOPHOMORES – who are attending team camp and have not checked our equipment can do so after the Eagle Challenge.  SENIORS – Leadership Meeting at 8:30 AM after the Eagle Challenge.

WEEDS FOR CASH TEAM FUNDRAISER (grades 9th-12th)- Everyone meet in the commons by the gym at 4 PM, bring gloves and a shovel.  If you don’t have a shovel, bring a rake or hoe.  Dinner will be provided at 4:15 and you will receive a team t-shirt.  Each group will have three appointments at 5:00 PM, 6:15 PM, and 7:30 PM.  Juniors and Seniors that can drive, please bring a vehicle,

Thursday -  6:30 AM Weights – Group 1, 7:45 AM Run – EVERYONE, after running, whoever hasn’t lifted can do their lift.  7 on 7 at 7 PM.

Friday – Sunday – Off

 

*If you have not paid for the 7 on 7 uniform, or for any of the 7 on 7 tournaments, please do so ASAP!

*Team Camp is June 29-July 2.  Please pay the $200 fee to Coach Burtenshaw or the finance office.

*YOU MUST HAVE A PHYSICAL ON FILE BEFORE YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN CONTACT DRILLS AT TEAM CAMP.  PLEASE GET THAT DONE AND TURNED IN THIS WEEK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Paperwork for team camp is under “players”, then “forms” then “Football Camp Registration”.

 

Jun 16

Weeds for Cash Fundraiser!

Attention Golden Eagle Supporters!  We still have a few slots left if you need some work done!

Click Here  - Weeds 4 Cash Flyer

Weeds Flyer

Jun 14

June 15-20

Gentleman,

Thanks for your work this week.  A special thank you to Coach Huffman and the other coaches that took over while I was gone.  Now for the second official week of summer workouts.  Here is the schedule and reminders:

Monday – Group 1 weights 6:30 AM, EVERYONE Running 7:45, Group 2 Weights after running

Tuesday - Group 1 weights 6:30 AM, EVERYONE Running 7:45, Group 2 Weights after running.  7 on 7 at 7 PM, Defensive emphasis

Wednesday – Eagle Challenge Game of the Week – EVERYONE MEET AT 7 AM

Thursday - Group 1 weights 6:30 AM, EVERYONE Running 7:45, Group 2 Weights after running. 7 on 7 at 7 PM, Offensive emphasis

Saturday – BYU 7 on 7 and Lineman Challenge.  Everyone meet at 6:30 AM, bring uniform, waiver, WATER, sunscreen, and some snacks/food.  Please tell Coach Burtenshaw on Monday morning if you will be attending – then we know how many teams to enter.

 

REMEMBER – to participate in the Ute Shoot, Wasatch 7 on 7 and the BYU 7 on 7 the cost is $20 per tournament.  Please pay Coach Burtenshaw or the finance office.

 

Jun 12

Wasatch 7 on 7 Information

FRIDAY – JV Tournament and JV Lineman Challenge

COST $20 (if you have not paid yet, bring $20 cash to the bus) , SIGNED WAIVER NEEDED TO BOARD THE BUS (waivers are available to be printed under “players” – “forms” – “Wasatch 7 on 7″)

All junior, sophomore, and freshman are invited to attend

Please wear your reversible jersey and practice shorts (available for purchase for $25)

Bus will load at 3 PM.  Games start at 5 PM

 

SATURDAY – Varsity 7 on 7 Tournament and Varsity Lineman Challenge

COST $20 (if you have not paid yet, bring $20 cash to the bus) , SIGNED WAIVER NEEDED TO BOARD THE BUS (waivers are available to be printed under “players” – “forms” – “Wasatch 7 on 7″)

Juniors and Seniors are invited

Please wear your reversible jersey and practice shorts (available for purchase for $25)

Bus will load at 7 AM.  Games start at 9 AM

May 20

May 20-22nd

Players:

1.  If you would like me to order any cleats or gloves for you, I need your order form and money by Friday, May 22nd.  The first order will go in on Monday.  The next order will not be until the middle of June.

2.  PLEASE get your physical done on Friday.  Doctors will be here at the school from 5-8 pm.  Cost is $20.  You must have a physical before you can participate in team camp on June 29th.  If you are getting a physical through your own doctor, please print off the school form and take it with you.  It is under “players” and “forms.”

3.  Seniors, we will have a Senior Leadership Meeting on Friday, May 22nd at 7 AM.  We will have the Eagle Challenge Draft on Wed. May 27th at 8 AM in my classroom.  Please put these meetings on your calendars.

May 13

Recap of Spring Parent Meet

Monday night was the Spring Football Meeting to give all summer info regarding this season for 9th-12th graders.

Here is a recap, if you were unable to attend:

1.  The summer calendar is located on this website under the menu “Calendar.”  This will be the most up to date source for dates and times.  Please check this website often.

a.  upcoming dates to be aware of:

i) May 22nd – Physicals at MMHS.  Each player (9th-12th grade) will need an up to date physical.  They are good for 1 calendar year.  We bring in doctors to do them at                  the school.  It is very convenient.  The cost is $20.

All 10th-12th grade players will also need to go on to Registermyathlete.com to fill out registration paperwork.

ii) May 27th – Eagle Challenge Draft, Senior Football Players Only.  8 AM in my classroom.

iii) May 28th – AF 7 on 7, 11th-12th graders only.  Meet by the tennis courts at 5:15 to carpool.

b.  We have several tournaments and camps that players can sign up for.  It is not mandatory, however it is recommended.  Sign ups for ALL activities are in Coach                                   Burtenshaw’s room or in the weight room.  Dates and Costs are:

*to play in a 7 on 7 tournament, you will need to buy the uniform.  $25 to the finance office or Coach Burtenshaw.  It is a one time fee and you keep the jersey and shorts

i)  Amercian Fork 7 on 7.  Varsity Only (11th-12th graders) Thursdays – May 28th, June 4, June 11th.  No cost.

II) Ute Shoot 7 on 7 Tournament and Lineman Challenge.  All Players invited.  Saturday June 6th.  Cost $20

iii) Wasatch 7 on 7 Tournament and Lineman Challenge.  All Players invited.  Friday June 12th – JV Tournament, Saturday, June 13th – Varsity Tournament and                              Lineman Challenge.  Cost $20

iv) BYU 7 on 7 Tournament and Lineman Challenge.  All Players invited.  Saturday, June 20th.  Cost $20

v)  Maple Mountain Team Camp.  All Players invited and recommended to attend.  Monday, June 29th – July 2nd.  Cost $200

2.  Costs.  Playing football is a great, but the costs do add up.  Here is a breakdown of what it costs to play football.

i)  10th – 12th graders.

a) 7 on 7 tournaments $20 each tournament/lineman challenge (optional), 7 on 7 Uniform $25 (mandatory – if playing in tournaments)

b) Team Camp $200 (which includes food, transportation, activities, equipment rental, uniform fee, and game socks)  (recommended)

c) Football Fee $140 (10th – 12th graders playing football, but NOT going to camp.  includes all of the above at camp except for food, travel, and activities)  (mandatory)

d) Nebo School District Participation Fee $80 (mandatory)

e) Player Pack and Optional Gear. Ranges from $60 up.  You may print off an order form by clicking on “playes corner”, then “forms”  Or they will bea available from                          Coach Burtenshaw in his classroom or in the weight room.

f)  ALL MONEY MAY BE TURNED INTO THE MMHS FINANCE OFFICE, OR COACH BURTENSHAW.

ii) 9th graders

a)  Are welcome and invited to attend the Ute Shoot, Wasatch 7 on 7, BYU 7 on 7, and MMHS Team Camp.  Same cost as the high school players. (optional)

b)  9th grade registration fee $200 (covers rental of field, officials, Cougar Conference league registration) (mandatory)

3.  9th grade players

Freshman are welcome and invited to come and participate in as many things as permitted by high school rules.  All workouts, throwing practice, fundraisers, team                         activities, etc. are open to them.  As August begins you will receive more information from Coach Wills about breaking away from the high school program and having your           own practices and games.

4.  Summer Team Building

We have a summer team building program called the Eagle Challenge.  Players are divided into 10 teams and each summer activity they participate in will earn points                   individually and for their team.  It is a summer long contest, based on attendance, with the goal of winning the latest “swag bag” gift of rewards and prizes. Players: you get           points for EVERYTHING! So show up and know that it is important for you to be at as much as possible to prepare you for the season.  If you do have other commitments –           there is NO PUNISHMENT – you simply don’t get the points for attending.

5.  Eligibility

a) in order to participate on the high school team, you must meet the following critieria:

i)  Minimum of 2.0 GPA from 4th term of the prior year.  MMHS Football requires 2.5, or a plan to get there.

ii) No more than 1 F from the 4th term of the prior year.  MMHS Football requires NO F’s, or start meeting with Coach

b)  10th graders when you register for school – register for Advanced Conditioning, which will be period B-3.  That is our football class.

c)  11th-12th graders when registering for school, select Advanced Conditioning, period B-4

6.  Booster Club

a) Any parents wanting to get involved with our booster club, we would love the help.  Please contact the Football Mom over your son’s grade.  Their contact info is on this                website.  Following the Boosters Menu, 2015 Football Mom’s Link.

7.  Summer Expectations

     a)  Be there when you can – not only when convenient

     b)  Great Effort – WORK

     c)  Great Attitude – TEAM FIRST

 

“The Future Belongs To Those Who Show Up For IT!”

 

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