Congratulating the Queensbury Girls Ski Team on winning the 2014 New York State Nordic Skiing Championship

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  • 16 / Jun / 2014
  • 20 / Jun / 2014
  • 20 / Jun / 2014

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating the Queensbury Girls Ski Team and
Coaches Bob Underwood and Chris Frielinghaus upon the occasion of
winning the 2014 New York State Nordic Skiing Championship

WHEREAS, Excellence and success in competitive sports can be achieved
only through strenuous practice, team play and team spirit, nurtured by
dedicated coaching and strategic planning; and
WHEREAS, Athletic competition enhances the moral and physical develop-
ment of the young people of this State, preparing them for the future by
instilling in them the value of teamwork, encouraging a standard of
healthy living, imparting a desire for success and developing a sense of
fair play and competition; and
WHEREAS, The Queensbury Girls Ski Team captured the 2014 New York
State Championship held on February 24-25, 2014, at Bristol Mountain,
Canandaigua, New York; and
WHEREAS, The athletic talent displayed by this team is due in great
part to the efforts of Coaches Bob Underwood and Chris Frielinghaus,
skilled and inspirational tutors, respected for their ability to develop
potential into excellence; and
WHEREAS, The team's overall record is outstanding, and the team
members were loyally and enthusiastically supported by family, fans,
friends and the community at large; and
WHEREAS, The hallmarks of the Queensbury Girls Ski Team, from the
opening game of the season to participation in the championship, were a
sisterhood of athletic ability, of good sportsmanship, of honor and of
scholarship, demonstrating that these team players are second to none;
WHEREAS, Athletically and academically, the team members have proven
themselves to be an unbeatable combination of talents, reflecting favor-
ably on their school; and
WHEREAS, Coaches Bob Underwood and Chris Frielinghaus has done a
superb job in guiding, molding and inspiring the team members toward
their goals; and
WHEREAS, Sports competition instills the values of teamwork, pride and
accomplishment, and Coach Bob Underwood and the outstanding athletes on
the Queensbury Girls Ski Team have clearly made a contribution to the
spirit of excellence which is a tradition of their school; now, there-
fore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate the Queensbury Girls Ski Team; its members: Tyra Wynn,
Megan Kellogg, Stephanie Gengel, Eliza Blood, Kim Hanchett, Jen Messina;
and Coaches Bob Underwood and Chris Frielinghaus on their outstanding
season and overall team record; and be it further
RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Queensbury Girls Ski Team and to the aforementioned


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