Resolution J6045-2013

Congratulating the Schalmont High School Boys Baseball Team and Coach Bob Anderson upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Boys Class B Baseball Championship

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  • Jun 20, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Jun 20, 2014: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 16, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating  the  Schalmont High School Boys
Baseball Team and Coach Bob Anderson upon the occasion of capturing  the
New York State Boys Class B Baseball 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, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its  long-
standing  traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to congratu-
late the Schalmont High School Boys Baseball Team and Coach Bob Anderson
upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Boys Class B  Baseball
Championship on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Binghamton University, SUNY,
Binghamton, New York; and
  WHEREAS, The Schalmont Sabres defeated Rye Neck High School 3-1 in the
championship  game,  the final in a 22-game winning streak that capped a
truly spectacular season; and
  WHEREAS, The athletic talent displayed by this team is  due  in  great
part  to  the efforts of Coach Bob Anderson, a skilled and inspirational
tutor, respected for his ability to develop potential  into  excellence;
he  has  done  a  superb  job in guiding, molding and inspiring the team
members toward their goals; and
  WHEREAS, The team's overall record of 26-1  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  Schalmont  High  School  Boys  Baseball
Team,  from the opening game of the season to participation in the cham-
pionship, were a brotherhood 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 Bob Anderson and his 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 Schalmont High School Boys Baseball Team and Coach  Bob
Anderson  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 members of the Schalmont High School Boys  Baseball  Team
and Coach Bob Anderson.

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