GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015
Please remember that on 2 hour delay days we start at 10:25 a.m. regardless of the day of the week. This is a change from last year.
Bus 11 will only take home the Colonial Manor Subdivision TODAY. The rest of the stops will be riding Bus 90 which will arrive late.
SENIORS: If you are interested in taking the first available SAT, it will be offered at Concord High School and other sites in the area on Saturday, October 3rd. Regular registration deadline is midnight on Wednesday, September 2nd. If you need a fee waiver form, please see your Guidance Counselor.
JUNIORS: You will be taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 14th, so you DO NOT need to take an SAT. There will be more details at a later date.
The Ultimate Frisbee Club meets after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-5:00 p.m. on the administration field. If you’re interested in learning how to play the sport of Ultimate Frisbee, you can pick up your required paperwork from Mr. Snyder in the choir office, Lucas Kauffman, or in the main office. The paperwork should be turned in the first time you attend.
Super Mileage Club Purpose: To develop super mileage cars that will travel as far as possible on one gallon of fuel. Members will assist Engineering Design and Development students with the design and construction of vehicles and assist with other technology and maintenance. The first meeting is on September 8th from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in room 8010. See Mr. Holsopple for further details.
Line 1, 2 and 3 in the cafeteria will now be cashless. This means you will need money on your account to purchase food in that line. You will be able to deposit money in the mornings or online.
Attention all students: Herff Jones will be here on Thursday during lunch and after school until 6:00 p.m. for class ring orders. This is your last chance to get your custom “Redskin” design on your ring!
All GHS students and especially GHS student-athletes not in a fall sport are encouraged to take place in off-season workouts. In addition to open fields/open gyms that your head coaches may be offering, the GHS athletic department is offering sports performance, under the supervision and expertise of Mr. Jim Whittaker, every Monday and Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. starting after Labor Day. All students are welcome but you must have a current physical exam on file in the athletic office as well as the state mandated concussion and cardiac arrest awareness form. The first session will be Wednesday, September 9th and all should meet at the track! Excellence vs. Excuses, who is winning?
Any boy interested in playing basketball this year and is not involved in a fall sport should stop and see Coach Bechtel, or any assistant coach (Wohlford, Davis, McLaughlin), to pick up a fall workout schedule. Fall workout schedules are also located at www.goshenbasketball under the Schedules tab. Workouts will begin after Labor Day. All participants will need an IHSAA physical before participating. If you need that paperwork stop by the athletic office.
The Student Faculty Senate meets the first Thursday of each month in the media center at 7:45 a.m. All club members are welcome to join to give input on fundraisers and to keep us up to date on your club sponsored activities. The first meeting is on Thursday.
Rule the Road This is a free teen driving event complete with a road course with instructors and a pizza lunch on October 10th (note the date change) from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Dept. This is open to students with a learner’s permit, or in their first year of having their license. You can pick up a form packet in the main office which must be turned in to Mrs. Stealy with a copy of your learner’s permit or driver’s license by September 28th.
Universal Tamal on Main St. in Goshen is looking for a waitress/waiter that is fluent in English and Spanish and is able to work a maximum of twenty hours a week. If interested, please apply in person.
If you are 18 and looking to work weekend shifts in an industrial setting, Brunk Corporation is looking to hire workers to work 8-16 hours on the weekend (1 or 2 eight hour shifts each weekend). This job starts at $12.00/hour and requires that you can start and stop a machine as it fills boxes with plastic pellets, move boxes to storage racks and possibly drive a forklift. This position could work into full time work in the future. If interested, contact Joe McPhilamy at 533-1109 ext. 35. He is willing to give you a tour of the plant and start training you as soon as possible.
Boys Soccer apparel for the 2015 season is now available on the Boys Soccer Web Store. You can find the link to the web store on the Boys Soccer Webpage at http://boyssoccer.goshenschools.org/ or you can pick up more information in the athletic office. You can also go to the athletic office webpage to find a link to the Boys Soccer Webpage. The web store is only open until tomorrow so hurry and get your boys soccer apparel now before it’s too late. Thank you for your support of Goshen High School Boys Soccer!
MEETINGS DURING SRT:
Attention GHS Spellers! There will be a Spell Bowl call-out meeting during the 2nd session of SRT on Tuesday, September 8th. Meet in Lisa Caskey’s room, 3130. Spell Bowl is open to any GHS student.
National Honor Society members: our first meeting of the school year will be during the 2nd session of SRT tomorrow in the auditorium. See you there!
Key Club will have its first meeting on Thursday during the 2nd session of SRT. Last year’s club members plus anyone interested in learning more about Key Club should plan to attend. We will meet in the cafeteria.
Northridge used some opportune shooting to defeat the JV boys soccer team. Goshen scorers were Junior Argueta x 2 and Manny Castillo. Goshen assists were Efren Ortega.
The boys varsity soccer team defeated Northridge 3-2. Northridge was ahead 2 to 0 before Goshen rallied. Goshen used a dominate possession game to wear down Northridge and score all three of their goals in a seven minute span. Goal scorers for Goshen were Daniel Rosales, Marcos Hernandez and Aaron Urzua. Assists were Alex Martinez, Sebastian Flores and Marcos Hernandez.
Ariana Perez-Diener paced Goshen Lady Harriers by placing 45th followed by Nora Rangel 46th, Annelise Wiebe 62nd, Kirsten Graves 66th, Paola Rangel 80th, Elena Meyer-Riemer 87th, Montseerrat Reyes 93rd and Kim Grounds 106th. Brandi Smith paced the JV team finishing 38th, Katie Shirk 40th, Yareli Hernandez 57th, Emma Simpson 63rd, Noel Zak 66th, Kaylee Hettinger 67th, Christina Lopez 70th, Lauren Hoogenboom 79th and Lydia Nolt 88th.
The boys cross country team finished 7th at the Penn invite. Juan Perez was Goshen’s top finisher placing 9th followed by Jason Barahona 18th, Zach Oyer 54th, Erik Villegas 64th, Sergei Culp 71st, Angel Arrelo 72nd, Irving Suarez 74th, Felix Perez-Diener 75th, Jacob Lichty 79th and Josh Schirch 85th. The JV team was paced by Chris Sanchez 19th, Nate Ganger 37th, Diego Gutierrez 40th, Jose Chiquito 45th, Rafael Zuniga 53rd, Jose Romo 58th, Itthikorn Akkarakanok “Flook” 66th and Lucas DeMoya 67th.
The girls varsity volleyball team lost to Westview 0-2, defeated Central Noble 2-0, Eastside 2-0 and Whitko 2-0.
The boys tennis team pulled out a rain-shortened match against Lakeland, being forced to finish indoors. Hugh Birky at 1 Singles, Simon Myers at 2 Singles, Jacob Grewe and Bobby Sessa at 1 Doubles, and Drake Crowder and Wes Beck at 2 Doubles all pulled out wins for the team. Gabriel Castro clinched the win for JV.
The boys JV football team lost 14-12, Saturday morning to Elkhart Central. Thomas Heim had a fumble recovery. Nate Galloway had a receiving touchdown. Austin Marlow had a rushing touchdown. Davis Hostetler had 178 yards passing and one touchdown. Dave Marshall had 92 yards receiving. The Redskin defense had five quarterback sacks.
The Goshen Redskins moved to 2-0 with a 31-21 win on Friday night against Elkhart Central.
The boys tennis team remains undefeated after their 5-0 win against Jimtown. Hudson Kay and the 2 Doubles Team of Jacob Grewe and Giovanni Aguayo pulled off 3-set wins. Evan Beck and Hugh Birky won their matches by dropping only one game between them. The JV team had wins from Simon Myers, Bobby Sessa, Nathanael Wertz, Drake Crowder, Wes Beck, Dirk Oyer and Nathan Burns.
IN SPORTS ACTION TODAY:
The girls JV and varsity volleyball teams will host LaVille tonight. JV plays at 6:00 p.m., followed by varsity at 7:30 p.m. Good luck ladies!