Resolution J1868-2013

Honoring Ashley Torres upon the occasion of her recognition by the Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Association as a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete

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  • May 21, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 21, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • May 14, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  honoring Ashley Torres upon the occasion of her
recognition by the Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Association as
a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to act, in accord with
its long-standing traditions, to honor the  achievements  of  its  young
citizens  and  leaders  of tomorrow, whose character and accomplishments
exemplify the ideals and  values  cherished  by  this  great  State  and
nation; and
  WHEREAS,  This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Ashley Torres
upon the occasion of her recognition by the Orange County  Interscholas-
tic Athletic Association as a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete; and
  WHEREAS,  Academically  and  athletically,  Ashley  Torres has distin-
guished herself as a young woman of  superlative  ability,  talent,  and
maturity, establishing standards of excellence and achievement, purpose-
fulness  of  life, and responsibility rarely achieved in youthful years;
and
  WHEREAS,  Ashley  Torres,  a  student  at  Newburgh  Free  Academy  in
Newburgh,  New  York,  ranked  2nd  in  her  class and played soccer and
lacrosse; and
  WHEREAS, Her activities include: National Honor Society, Science Honor
Society, Student Council Senator, Senior  Class  Senator  and  Cranarian
Council; she plans to attend the United States Air Force Academy; and
  WHEREAS,  An  outstanding role model for her classmates, Ashley Torres
has brought honor to her family, school, and community; and
  WHEREAS, Ashley Torres may stand with pride in her achievements, expe-
riencing the satisfaction of her labors and the joy of  her  accomplish-
ments,  eager  to face the challenge of new experiences as she continues
her education; and
  WHEREAS, Ashley Torres represents the potential inherent in  our  most
precious  resource, our youth; this Legislative Body is pleased to honor
this young woman, recognizing her achievements and the  promise  of  her
future; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Ashley Torres upon the occasion of her recognition by  the  Orange
County  Interscholastic  Athletic  Association  as  a 2013 OCIAA Scholar
Athlete, and to wish her well in her future endeavors; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Ashley Torres.

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