WESTERN REGIONAL GENERAL MEETING

Thursday, January 18, 2001

Sprue Lodge, Stratford

  1. Welcome


  2. Roll Call: absent - Elora/Fergus, Guelph, Hanover, Ripley, St Thomas, Talbot Trail rep, Tara, Thornbury, Walkerton, Wiarton


  3. Minutes of November 23rd meeting

Motion to accept - Mt forest/Grey-Bruce, carried

  1. Tillsonburg News, Stratford newspaper clips, send all clips to the ORA for their file.


  2. Treasurer's Report - Jeanette

see report

Motion to accept, Kitchener/Tillsonburg, carried

  1. Co-ordinator Reports

6.1 Coaching - Betty Ann

www.coach.ca./data

type in last name & NCPP # if you are registering on line. The information is also there for coaching for provincials - proper levels are extremely important.

6.2 Adult Development - position empty

Provincial host - tentative but unofficial at this time

6.3 Games & Tournament - Ginette

Provincials start March 11th - hosts for 2001 are Whitby and West Ferris

Cost not yet set - $875?

Petite A 15 no prelims

Tween A 15 prelims to be held Feb 16-18 2 wild card positions

Junior A 14 prelims

Belle A 10 prelims

All AA teams will participate

Petite 6

Tween 9

Junior 9

Belle 9

Open 4

Championship teams need to be identified by February 21st. Planning for Regionals 2000 are underway. Hosts for arenas needed. Volunteers needed for the raffle table. Each team as they register at the Regionals, bring a donated prize (e.g. from your sponsor). Let Ginette know.

6.4 Membership Services - Brian

deadline of April 1st for Volunteer Recognition forms must be in to Brian. See page 19 of the Manual for the criteria.

6.5 Sport Development - Karen

see report

High school ringette tournament. Eagle Lake flyers.



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6.6 Elite - Luc

see report

Lucky Clarke has been chosen as Head Coach of the Western Regional All Start Team for 2001-2001. See details. Letter from Lucky re: player selection

clark5009@home.com 10 Balcarres Road, London ON N5X 2H4

phone (519) 672-1304

6.7 Officiating - Jeff

see report

Clinics are finished in the region for this year. Questions should flow through your referee n' chief. List needed for referee interested to referee at the Regionals. Case books are here tonight for sale.

6.8 Vice-Presidents - Chris & Doug

no report

  1. New Business

Outreach for Masters team (Stingers) playing in SWIRL.

Motion by Cynthia Robertson/Waterloo The Stingers request that Western Region subsidize the amount of their registration, insurance and association fees for the 2000-2001 ringette season. Discussion followed. Called the vote. Motion defeated.

Promotional requests to be given to Doug Miners.

Next meeting is March 8th, at the Spruce Lodge.

Payment for Regionals 2001, see Jeanette, Treasurer

Adjournment

Grey/Bruce & Seaforth