ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FRIDAY   FEBRUARY 14, 2020

GOOD AFTERNOON ALTON HIGH, THIS IS SARAH WATTS AND TJ LOCKHART WITH YOUR WEEKEND WEATHER.

SATURDAY WILL BE MOSTLY CLOUDY. THE HIGH WILL BE 47. SATURDAY NIGHT WILL BE MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A LOW OF 30.

SUNDAY WILL BE PARTLY CLOUDY. THE HIGH WILL BE 50. SUNDAY NIGHT WILL BRING SHOWERS LATE WITH A LOW OF 38.

THANKS FOR WATCHING, THIS HAS BEEN
SARAH WATTS AND TJ LOCKHART WITH YOUR WEEKEND WEATHER.

GOOD AFTERNOON ALTON HIGH
I’M _____________ AND I’M ____________ AND HERE ARE YOUR ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2020
TRIVIA QUESTION
Julius Erving began his career with the ABA‟s Virginia Squires. He played in the NBA in 1976 until he retired. For what NBA team did he play?

We’ll give you the answer at the end of the announcements.
NATIONAL FCCLA WEEK
Today concludes National FCCLA Week. On Tuesday night, the Alton Chapter held its annual awards banquet. Those receiving top honors were Olesha Holmes for Officers’ Choice Award, Maddie Besaw for Community Service Award, Tyana Holloway for Most Outstanding Member Award, and Megan Croxford for the Senior Service Award.  The new 2020 officer team was installed also. Congratulations to Paige Ontis, Tyana Holloway, Jakesa Jones, Maddie Besaw, Olesha Holmes, Cheyenne Schilling, and Abby Jarnagin for being elected to lead this outstanding organization.
Winter Play
Make plans now to attend the winter play, Fools, a comic fable by Neil Simon.  Fools is full of quick witted humor and will have you questioning your own sanity by the end.  Join us in this crazy little Russian village and enjoy a night of live theatre.  February 20-22 at 7:00 pm in the AHS Auditorium.  Tickets are $8 at the door.

ATTENTION: HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS!
BE THE FIRST TO ENROLL
FOR 2020 SUMMER & FALL
AT LEWIS & CLARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SIGN UP WITH YOUR HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELOR!
MARCH 20TH @ 9:30

Warm up with a cup of Hot Chocolate or Cappuccino in the AHS Coffee Shop located in the Library.  The Coffee Shop is open from 7:55 to 8:25 

COLLEGE VISITS
ILLINOIS WESLEYAN COLLEGE
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 12TH @ 1:45
LOCATED IN BLOOMINGTON, ILLINOIS
ENROLLMENT 1900
NCAA DIV III PARTICIPANT

COLLEGE VISITS
LINCOLN COLLEGE WILL BE HERE
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 19TH @ 10:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN LINCOLN, ILLINOIS
WITH AN ENROLLMENT 800
AND ARE NAIA PARTICIPANT IN ATHLETICS

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST LOUIS WILL BE HERE
MONDAY FEBRUARY 24TH @ 1:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN ST. LOUIS, MO
WITH AN ENROLLMENT 16,000
THEY COMPETE IN NCAA DIV II FOR ATHLETICS

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI WILL BE HERE
WEDNESDAY MARCH 4TH @ 10:00 IN THE LIBRARY
THEY ARE LOCATED IN COLUMBIA, MISSOURI
AND HAVE AN ENROLLMENT OF 30000
THEY ARE AN NCAA DIV I PARTICIPANT FOR ATHLETICS

QUINCY UNIVERSITY WILL BE HERE
TUESDAY MARCH 10TH @ 9:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN QUINCY, IL
AND HAVE AN ENROLLMENT 1100
THEY PARTICIPATE IN NCAA DIV II FOR ATHLETICS

MISSOURI STATE WILL BE HERE
THURSDAY MARCH 12TH @ 1:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN SPRINGFIELD, MO
AND HAVE AN ENROLLMENT 26000
THEY PARTICIPATE IN NCAA DIV I FOR ATHLETICS

Black’s Sporting Goods will be selling Spirit Wear for the athletic Association during all lunch hours Friday. Purchases with cash or check are appreciated
ATHLETIC EVENTS NEXT WEEK

GIRLS BASKETBALL THURSDAY FEBRUARY 13TH @ 7:30

BOYS BASKETBALL FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14TH @ 7:30

GIRLS SOFTBALL
Anyone that is interested in playing softball this spring needs to see coach Carter.  If you have not talked to him yet please stop by and see him in his classroom, B133,  or  office C151a, before Friday February 14th. 
SPRING SPORTS INFORMATION
BOYS TENNIS
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 3:30–TENNIS COURTS
CONTACT BOB LOWE [email protected]
HAVE TENNIS PRACTICE GEAR INCLUDING TENNIS RACKET AS WELL AS WATER

BOYS VOLLEYBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 9TH @ 3:30–MAIN GYM
CONTACT JENNA WIEDMAN [email protected]
BE PREPARED FOR FULL PRACTICE

GIRLS SOCCER
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 1:00–AHS TRACK
CONTACT GWEN SABO 
[email protected]
BE PREPARED FOR FULL PRACTICE

GIRLS SOFTBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 8:00 AM–MAIN GYM OR SB FIELD
CONTACT DAN CARTER 
[email protected]
GLOVES, HAT, PANTS, SPIKES ETC.

BASEBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 11:00 AM–MAIN GYM OR BB FIELD
CONTACT SCOTT HARPER 
[email protected]
GLOVES, HAT, PANTS, SPIKES ETC.

SAT TEST PREP WORD OF THE DAY
palatable
adjective: acceptable to the taste or mind
Mikey didn’t partake much in his friends’ conversations, but found their presence palatable.

TRIVIA QUESTION ANSWER
Julius Erving began his career with the ABA‟s Virginia Squires. He played in the NBA in 1976 until he retired. For what NBA team did he play?

Philadelphia 76ers

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