Board Meeting Minutes – September 11th, 2018

Tinley Park Bobcats

Board Meeting Minutes

September 11th, 2018

 

Attendees

 

  • Steve Bosco, President
  • Randall Goss, Treasurer
  • Bill Insley, Secretary
  • Jim Keating, Travel Baseball Commissioner
  • Joe Bressanelli, Baseball Commissioner
  • Brian Burke, Flag Football Commissioner
  • Brenda Nelson, Cheer Commissioner
  • Jon Gorajski
  • Danielle Gorajski
  • Michelle Cerullo
  • Deanna Tuman
  • Mike Tymm
  • Sami Ghusein
  • Mark Zawarus
  • Chris Palma
  • Phil Schaafsma
  • Nick Hampton
  • Pat Butler

 

 

Discussion Items

 

  • Steve Bosco
    • Nominations tonight for the following positions:
      • President
      • 1stVice President
      • Secretary
      • Commissioners

 

  • Bill Insley
    • Fall Softball Update
      • Fall softball is underway.
      • All equipment and uniforms delivered to the coaches.
      • Umpires have been scheduled and park district alerted (thanks to Joe B.) for the lights at Bettenhausen.
      • Three (3) Teams at 12U – playing a schedule with the Tinley Park Bulldogs as they have Four (4) Teams.
      • One (1) Team at 8U – playing in Frankfort League

 

 

  • Randy Goss
    • All budgets for rec and Travel sports are due by November 1st.

 

  • Brandi (via Deanna Tuman)
    • Pictures for soccer have been scheduled for Sunday, September 30th.
    • Candy is out and delivered to Soccer and Flag Football teams.
    • Food Drive is underway – e-mail delivered to all teams in the organization.

 

  • Joe Bressanelli
    • Eleven (11) Fall Ball Teams
      • 8U playing with Bulldogs
      • Other levels playing in Frankfort / New Lenox league.

 

  • Jim Keating – Travel Baseball Update
    • Looking to set up uniform fitting with St. Julie’s in early October
    • Fall Field Day is tentatively set for Saturday, October 27th@ 9:00am.
    • Interested in purchasing a new push lawn mower for Bettenhausen – Steve to work with Jim on buying one.
    • Looking to set up a Travel Coach’s Meeting in November.

 

  • Brenda Nelson – Cheer Update
    • Picture Day was canceled
    • Would like to inquire if the pictures can be done at Freedom (Brian Burke to look into it).

 

  • Brian Burke – Flag Football Update
    • Potential partnership with Chicago Heights in 2019
    • Indoor Flag -> No inquiries as of now.
      • Need to get information on the website to promote Indoor Flag.

 

  • Nominations
    • President
      • Steve Bosco
    • 1stVice President
      • Phil Schaafsma
      • Jon Gorajski
    • Secretary
      • Pat Butler
    • Commissioners
      • Baseball – Joe Bressanelli
      • Travel Baseball – Jim Keating
      • Jorge Avila – Travel Soccer
      • Danielle Gorajski – Softball
      • Brian Burke – Flag Football
      • Brenda Nelson – Cheer

 

  • Other Items of Discussion
    • Michelle Cerullo
      • Daughter is on Deanna Tuman’s 10U PT Travel Softball Team
      • Board rejected her nomination as an assistant coach for Deanna’s team and she wants to know why.
      • The following parents came to the Board Meeting to support her as an assistant coach for the team:
        • Mike Tymm
        • Sami Ghusein
        • Mark Zawarus
        • Chris Palma
        • Nick Hampton
      • Discussion takes place over several minutes – ultimately, Michelle is not approved as an assistant coach as Steve confirms that the vote is final.
    • Deanna Tuman
      • Requests approval for a late sign-up to Fall Softball – Board Approves.
    • Pat Butler

Discussion on concession requirements for Assistant Coaches.  Ultimately, Assistant Coaches are not required to work in the concession stand – there was a breakdown in the communication regarding the requirements for the spring baseball season.