Yankee Board Meeting

Monday February 1, 2010


Attendees: Judy Katalina, Krissy Norrman, Daniel Chen, Lynn Kerr, Sander Gates, Chet Oberhelman, Jeffry Powell, Samantha Lampert, Mark Archibald (8:30)

Confirmed No: 

Guests: Will Nikula, Corrinne Chapin

Start time: 7:30  pm

End time:  9:00 pm




Approval of December Minutes

Motion to Approve: Sander Gates

Second:  Mark Archibald

For:  Sander Gates, Mark Archibald, Jeffry Powell, Samantha Lampert, Krissy Norrman, Judy Katalina, Daniel Chen

Against: None

Minutes approved.




·        Treasurer Report – see handout

·        Registrar’s Report – up 100 from last year at this time

·        NERVA Report - None

·        Ratings Report

    • Last women’s update a month ago; the next update will be next month

·        Newsletter Update

    • Looking to get one out in February
    • Sander looking for help with articles

·        Web Editor Report

    • Website needs updates
    • (Mark arrives)
    • (Will leaves 8:30)

·        GRC Report

    • One scramble upcoming in CT
    • Jeffry and Chet will meet to discuss a stray cats and dawgs program


Online Business (Discussed via Email): None


Old Business:

·        Eastern Zone Open Update

o       Cancelled

·        Scheduling

o       Adding an extra weekend and filling the EZO weekend

·        Nationals updates

o       Pre-tournament manual is almost completely out

o       Judy will update when all the due dates for paperwork are posted

o       There is an appeal process in regards to mandatory hotel rooms

·        TD Issues

o       Regis College

o       CTSC

·        Winterfest

o       Very successful for the region

o       Coed tournament was popular

o       Uniform issue

§         Judy motions:  We adjust our Yankee rules from the USAV rules for Yankee to allow for athletic pants

·        Krissy seconds

o       For: Unanimous

o       Motion passes

·        Championship dates and prizes

o       Very few responses from TDs with gym space

o       Chet will confirm dates and locations and registration deadline

§         Volleyballs for MVPs

§         Open bidding for clothing prizes

§         Will give some numbered scramble jerseys to TDs to help.

o       R2 and scorekeeper requirement will be instituted again

·        Nationals Gifts

o       There will not be nationals gifts this year; we’ll have clothing equipment available for purchase by all members

·        Yankee Picnic details

o       June 13th

o       Hudson Elks


New Business:

·        Check bouncing issue

·        Referee issue at LSHS


For Next Meeting:


Next meeting date and location:


Wednesday, March 3, 7:30 in South Borough (Krissy will provide an address)