Dodgeball IV


Laguna Beach High School Gyms

 Talking Points:

  • Fourth annual event; wildly popular and competitive and LOUD!
  • Thanks to Hobie for sponsoring Dodgeball all four years!  Hobie is a long-time supporter of SchoolPower and our schools.  Thank you to all of the SchoolPower business alliance members who generously support Laguna schools; KX 93.5 is one of our newest members…
  • We are delighted to have KX 93.5 as one of our new community partners – and KX 93.5 has a dodgeball team: KX Treme!

Dodgeball IV Facts:

  • How many teams?
    • Total teams: overall 54 teams
    • 4th/5th Grade:  17;  6th/8th Grade:  18; H.S. – Adults: 19
    • How many players?  Total Players:  389
    • How many coaches?  Jr Division: 39
    • Volunteers: 60, including 10 referees

Potential Interviews:

  • SchoolPower Board President Lynn Gregory
  • Dodgeball Chairs – Mike and Frana Sadler, Elaine Brashier
  • School District people/Principals:
    • Dr. Joanne Culverhouse LBHS
    • Mrs. Jenny Salberg, Thurston Middle School
    • Mr. Ron LaMotte, Top of the World School
    • Mr. Chris Duddy, El Morro Elementary School
    • Community Team Representatives
      • Firemen / Lifeguards
      • Lumberyard Rednecks (or Surterre)
      • CROWNED Dodgeball IV Champions this year!!!
      • Potential early filler: Dodgeball III Champions from last year:
        • 4th/5th Grade: Bedrock Ballers; 6th-8th Grade: “We Couldn’t Think of a Name”; 9th-Adults: Thurston Mid. School Teachers
        • Repeat Referee?
        • Jill Pillsbury or Angela Shipp?

SchoolPower Facts: / 949-494-6811

  • Founded in 1981
  • SchoolPower, Laguna Beach Education Foundation, is a volunteer-based non-profit whose mission is to raise money to enrich the education of all Laguna Beach School District students.
  • Last year alone: $741,000 to LBUSD and $176,000 to SP Endowment for our schools OR generally, we raised over $900,000 for Laguna Beach schools.
  • We are thrilled about SchoolPower’s first-ever live coverage of a SchoolPower Community Campaign Call Night on the air on KX 93.5 next Tuesday, October 22 at 5:00 p.m.  Generous SchoolPower supporters David and Holly Wilson are offering a matching gift of up to $25,000 for donations that come in that evening.  Go to for more information about SchoolPower’s Community Campaign.
  • Recent funding areas:  Music, Academics, Perf. Arts, Athletics and Technology including:
    • District-wide Wireless Upgrade
    • K-3 Class; K-8 Music Program
    • Strings Expansion (3 yr. $50,000 commitment by Endowment)
    • TMS Zero Period
    • LBHS Counselors; LBHS Athletics
    • Teacher Grants/Programs
    • Foreign Language
    • Strings Program Expansion
    • TMS/LBHS Visual and Performing Arts
    • Science Lab Equipment and 6th Grade Camp
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