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Congratulating the Troy High School Girls Basketball Team upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Class A Championship

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating the Troy High School Girls Basket-
ball Team and Head Coach Paul Bearup upon the occasion of capturing the
New York State Class A 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 Troy High School Girls Basketball Team defeated
Binghamton's Maine-Endwell by a score of 46-30 to win the Class A State
title on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Hudson Valley Community College in
Troy, New York; and
WHEREAS, The athletic talent displayed by this team is due in great
part to the efforts of Coach Paul Bearup and Assistant Coaches Mollie
Danahy and Christopher Caputo, skilled and inspirational tutors,
respected for their ability to develop potential into excellence; and
WHEREAS, The team's overall record of 20-5 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 Troy High School Girls Basketball Team,
from the opening game of the season to participation in the champion-
ship, were a sisterhood of athletic ability, of good sportsmanship, of
honor and of scholarship, demonstrating that these team players are
second to none; and
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, Sports competition instills the values of teamwork, pride and
accomplishment, and Coach Paul Bearup and the outstanding athletes on
the Troy High School Girls Basketball Team have clearly made a contrib-
ution to the spirit of excellence which is a tradition of their school;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate the Troy High School Girls Basketball Team; its members:
Cheyenne Williams, Brayleigh Hanlon, Courtney Avery, Danielle Evans,
Meghan Driscoll, Krystyn Knockwood, Mary Pattison, Sydney Bertrand,
Taulie Frierson, Kiana Patterson, and Victoria Hallett; and Head Coach
Paul Bearup and Assistant Coaches Mollie Danahy and Christopher Caputo;
and Athletic Director Paul Reinisch; Assistant Athletic Director Jeff
Sitterly; Trainer Kat Ragsdale; and Scorekeeper Mike Kilmade 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 Troy High School Girls Basketball Team and to the afore-
mentioned staff.

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  • 23 / Apr / 2013
    • ADOPTED

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