Northampton Athletic Association: Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, June 11

 

 

N. A. A. MONTHLY MEETING

 

December 11, 2014  

 

ATTENDEES: E Duetsch, S Kerbacher, B Hughes, M Slivka, J Clapso, J Reph, J Bogden, C Mannino, G Winkle, K Harryn, S Wildman, M Makovsky, C Henritzy, J Gaetaniello, M Ricks, J Derr

 

 

 

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: Deutsch

 

 

 

PREVIOUS MINUTES READ AND ACCEPTED BY: Bogden and Henritzy

 

 

 

TREASURER’S REPORT ACCEPTED BY:   Reph  and  Slivka

 

 

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

Fundraising:

 

  • Baseball Clinic – looking at potential weeknight sessions
  • Basket Bingo – tentative 2/28

 

Facilities:

 

  • Researching quotes to fence in Batting Cages speaking w/ someone involved with the NAA
  • NAA Break in – new locks installed new keys issued – old ones will not work

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

 

Basketball:

 

  • Everything is up and running
  • Need to ensure no players and teams are on courts prior to games
  • Players need to show up no early than 15-20 minutes prior to scheduled game/practice

 

Baseball:

 

  • LVL Meeting : ump fees increase to $52 / no January Mtng. / Northwestern and Northern Lehigh merged /  league is looking for a Scheduler
  • MOTION: New Jerseys for LVL teams 1st Reph 2nd Clapso ( passed by Majority)
  • CWL : looking at potential Majors team
  • NAA tentative sign up dates/ flyer to be sent to school after Xmas break/ Melissa Hughes will be managing the snackstand schedule.

 

Softball:

 

  • Parkland Meeting: Div. 1 and Div 2 will  be playing with same rules/ umpire contract is due this year/ Moore Twnshp joined Parkland League /NAA to look into placing Pixie level in Parkland League / numbers to decide/ counts needed for league by 2nd week in March.
  • LVL:  26th Street fields in need of repair (Water Issue)

Football:

 

  • Good support from NAA at league banquet
  • Successful season at all levels
  • Need to review equipment status/Slivka will review and research options
  • No decision as of this point to which Division we will compete in next season
  • January League meeting will include By Law review
  • Look at reseeding Canal street and Atlas pregame area
  • Recommend soccer rotate their nets to not wear down fields at Atlas

Cheering:

 

  • Season complete
  • Final competition- all levels placed 1st
  • End of year party complete
  • Uniforms will be collected for Inventory to be taken

 

Wrestling:

 

  • Fall Brawl Champions
  • 1st meet vs. Catty – Win
  • 1 home match may be changed due to schedule conflict

 

 

Field Hockey:

 

 

OTHER BUSINESS:

 

  • MOTION – All Officers remain in position 1st Reph 2nd Wildman passed by Majority
  • MOTION – LVL Biddy Coach – Jeremy Reph   1st Clapso 2nd Slivka passed by Majority
  • MOTIOIN – LVL 14 U Softball Coach – G Winkle 1st Makovsky 2nd Bogden passed by Majority
  • MOTION – 80 lb Junior Pee Wee Coach- Matt Ricks 1st Wildman 2nd Henritzy passed by Majority
  • Will need to vote on a Coach for the Flag level of Football

 

 

MOTION TO ADJOURN:  Mannino and Clapso

 

 

 

 

N. A. A. MONTHLY MEETING

 

November 12, 2014

 

 

 

ATTENDEES: E Deutsch, S Guttman,  S Kerbacher, B Hughes, M Slivka, J Clapso, J Reph, E Wescoe, G Winkle, K Harryn, J Gaetaniello, J Bogden, M Makovsky, K Pederson, S Wildman, C Henritzy, J Derr, S Dew

 

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: Deutsch

 

PREVIOUS MINUTES READ AND ACCEPTED BY: Winkle and Clapso

 

TREASURER’S REPORT ACCEPTED BY:   Reph and Bogden

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

Fundraising:

 

  • monies given to Kerby for deposit from merchandise sales and “31”
  • looking towards baseball clinic

 

Facilities:

 

  • John working with Mr. Abi Daher on plans for building at Atlas complex
  • Will also receive estimates for doors at baseball complex

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Basketball:

 

  • Coaches needed
  • Everything is in line with Rec Center
  • Evaluations for 3rd/4th and 5th/6th levels on Sunday 11/16 @ Rec Center
  • K-2 starts after Thanksgiving

Baseball:

 

  • Everything has been wrapped up
  • NAA Midgets were runner up/ Knee Hi was Champion
  • Knee-Hi Tournament team took 1st place

Softball:

 

  • Everything complete
  • Parkland league meeting 11/13
  • Moravian clinic information sent to girls

 

Football:

 

  • Flags successful
  • 80’s undefeated
  • 100’s playing in Championship
  • 120’s into second round of playoffs
  • 140’s playing in Championship
  • NAA hosting championship
  • Need tables for Trophy display
  • Slivka retained a sound system
  • Henritzy resigned as Jr Pee Wee coach

 

Cheering:

 

  • Involved in competitions
  • All squads successful
  • Monies raised from the Northampton Competition – overall success

Wrestling:

 

  • Signups complete – approx. 60 kids
  • Pocono Mtn duals next weekend
  • Will compete in Fall Brawl
  • Meets begin second week in December

Field Hockey:

 

Nothing to report

 

OTHER BUSINESS:

 

  • December meeting to be held Thursday December 11 instead of Wednesday December 10
  • Election of officers at December meeting

 

MOTION TO ADJOURN:  REPH  and CLAPSO