Gio's Pizzeria

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'Chaug Football Spirit Club!

September 17, 2018
Good Evening Chaug Football Families!

Congratulations to the entire Falcons Football Team on your wins over the weekend!!! 

We also want to thank all of our volunteers this weekend. We had it all covered thanks to YOU! Kicking it off with the Thursday Pasta Party Hosts & Carpoolers, Chain Gang, Game Day Program Books, Concessions, 50/50 Raffle, Away-Game Snacks/Drinks, Video, and Photography.  Our appreciation goes beyond words. 

This week should be less hectic but nonetheless we have some important updates for you. 

1) Thursday, Sept. 20th
    a) It’s picture day for the team. Forms were handed out to players about a week ago. Many of our kids have been sick, so if you haven’t seen one, please ask your son to reach out to their coach.  If the Spirit Club receives any info/update, we will pass it along as soon as possible. 
    b) Pasta Party will be at 88 Raymond Drive in Hampden. Our hosts this week are Derek Moretti, Dana Dunn, Tara Moretti along with the Mills & Day Families. Please see message from Michele Talaia for details and additional info. 
2) Friday, Sept. 21st
     a) Varsity team will travel to Taconic HS for game 3 of the season.  The Talaia family has arranged for Gio’s to provide 80 grinders for the team, coaches, cheer squad, and drivers for the ride home.  If you are not hosting a pasta party this season and would like to chip in for the cost of the grinders, please reach out to Michele Talaia at either or 413-519-6891. 
     b) NEW Location!!!Address for Berkshire Community College (BCC) is 1350 West Street, Pittsfield, MA. 
3) Saturday, Sept. 22nd
     a) JV hosts Taconic at Home. Kick-off is at 11am
4) Tuesday, Sept. 25th
     a) Next Spirit Club meeting, 6:30pm at Gio’s Pizzeria in Hampden...All are welcome!
5) Friday, October 19th
     a) It’s Homecoming & Senior Night for the Varsity team!
     b) Volunteers needed to plan and execute the event prior to kick-off. Please reach out to Cheri Mills at or 413-250-1756 if you are available to help out.   More details will be shared and discussed at 9/25 Spirit Club meeting
4) Saturday, Nov. 3rd
     a) Designer Bag Bingo fundraiser. Tickets will be available for sale by the end of the month. More details to follow. 
5) Letterman Jackets
     a) Becky Kertenis will take your order. Please contact her at or 413-530-8749
6) Game Day Program Books available for sale. Each are $2.00
     a) Contact Cheri Mills at or 413-250-1756
7) 12-Game Discount Pass, Only $50!
     a) No expiration date, No waiting in lines, Can be used by family & friends, $10 savings on adult admission tickets, Can be used at any Varsity Home game
     b) Purchase Discount Pass at Minnechaug Athletic Dept during school hours (til 3pm) or at the ticket booth at a Varsity Home game
     c) Sample passes attached
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to Cheri Mills at 414-250-1756 or 
Again, thank you all so much for all you do to support our football team and program. 
Have a great week! 
One Family, One Community🏈💚
Spirit Club