Resolution J284-2013

Honoring the Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band upon the occasion of capturing the 2012 New York State Field Band Championship

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  • Jan 29, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Jan 29, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jan 25, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  honoring the Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band upon
the occasion of capturing the 2012 New York State Field  Band  Champion-
ship

WHEREAS,  It  is  the  sense  of  this Legislative Body to commend those
organizations of distinguished purpose that have been committed  to  the
pursuit  of excellence and that bring great pride to the citizens of New
York State; and
  WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its  long-
standing  traditions,  this  Legislative  Body is justly proud to hereby
honor and recognize the Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band upon the  occasion
of  winning the 2012 New York State Field Band Competition Championship;
and
  WHEREAS, The Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band took first  place  for  the
first  time in 14 years at the 2012 New York State Field Band Conference
Competition, earning a score of 83.35 for its performance of "David  and
Goliath" in the Small School 2 Class; and
  WHEREAS,  Since  the  Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band won first place in
the Small School 2 Class division, the band received the Governor's Cup;
and
  WHEREAS, No marching  band  can  succeed  without  outstanding  talent
throughout  its entire roster; such was the case for the Jordan-Elbridge
Marching Band whose members include: Erik Bondgren, Max Bondgren,  Ellen
Bryant,  Anthony  Callipari, Kayla Chiaramonte, Ryan Chiaramonte, Austin
Clifford, Evan Coon, Emelia Crowley, Torri Daniels, Hannah Dahlin, Adri-
ana DeVaul, Emily Drake, Alex Everett, Jake Everett, Elizabeth Fantasia,
Tessa Fellows, Sean Ferguson, Jessica Field, David Fixler, Josh Gallaro,
Nick Gallaro, Lexie Infantino, Ashley Kerrick, Kali Kimak, Noelle  Lang-
don,  Abigail  McGinn,  Natalie  McMahon,  Morgan Melchior, Erika Mills,
Morgan Muters, Dominic Nicoletta, LIndsay Patterson, Jennifer  Plucinik,
Mitch Pollock, Eian Prinsen, Annalea O'Brien, Esther Richardson, Mikayla
Rink, Zach Rink, Cordell Rogers, Haley Schultz, Abigail Shafer, Cheyenne
Shephard,  Emily  Spicer, Anthony Trinh, McKayla Weaver, Gabrielle West,
Marissa Wick, and Amelia Younis; and
  WHEREAS, The success of the Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band  is  due  in
great  part to the dedicated efforts of Band Director Katie Daniels, and
her outstanding staff, as well as the constant encouragement and support
of family and community members; and
  WHEREAS, The Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band  shared  noteworthy  attri-
butes  on and off the field, as well as in competition; individually and
collectively, band members exhibited  discipline,  hard  work  and  good
sportsmanship, while demonstrating to themselves and to others that they
have an enviable combination of talent and character, which have favora-
bly  reflected upon their school and on their community; now, therefore,
be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
congratulate  the  Jordan-Elbridge  Marching  Band  upon the occasion of
capturing the 2012 New York State Field Band  Competition  Championship;
and be it further
  RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to members of the Jordan-Elbridge Marching Band, and Band Direc-
tor Katie Daniels.

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