Resolution J32-2013

Congratulating the Greene Girls Field Hockey Team and Coach Sue Carlin upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Class C Championship



  • Jan 15, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Jan 10, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating the Greene Girls Field Hockey Team
and  Coach  Sue Carlin upon the occasion of capturing the New York State
Class C 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  Greene  Girls  Field Hockey Team are the New York State
Class C Champions; the Greene  Lady  Trojans  defeated  the  Southampton
Mariners by a score of 7-0; and
  WHEREAS,  The  athletic  talent displayed by this team is due in great
part to the efforts of Head Coach Sue Carlin and  Assistant  Coach  Lisa
Dutcher,  both  skilled  and  inspirational  tutors, respected for their
ability to develop potential into excellence; and
  WHEREAS, The team's overall record of 19-0  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 Greene Girls Field Hockey 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, Coach Sue Carlin 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 Sue Carlin and these outstanding athletes have
clearly  made  a  contribution  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  Greene  Girls  Field Hockey Team; its members:  Julia
Amell, Jessica David, Shiann Johns, Tiffany Borst, Emma  Anderson,  Deja
Brown,  Paige  Castle,  Kristy  Haskell, Jessica Durdon, Sierra Kennedy,
Seranda Barton, Jahna Driscoll, Colleen Dietrich, Emily Conroe,  Kaitlin
Bryce, Tricia Colwell, Jessica Kehoe, Emily Gascon, Kiley Schaff, Kathe-
rine  Klecha,  Jazmine  Albin,  Laura Durdon, Elaina Engler, and Allison
Stanton; and Head Coach Sue Carlin and Assistant Coach Lisa  Dutcher  on
their outstanding season and overall team record; and be it further
  RESOLVED,  That  a  copies  of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to the Greene Girls Field Hockey Team and to  the  aforemen-
tioned coaches.


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