Resolution J6064-2013

Congratulating student-athlete Leah Moran upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Division II Championships in both the long jump and triple jump

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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  student-athlete Leah Moran upon
the occasion of capturing the New York State Division  II  Championships
in both the long jump and triple jump on June 6, 2014

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, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize and pay
tribute  to  those  young  people  within  the State of New York who, by
achieving outstanding success in athletic competition, have inspired and
brought pride to their school and community; and
  WHEREAS,  This  Legislative  Body  is  justly  proud  to  congratulate
student-athlete  Leah  Moran upon the occasion of capturing the New York
State Division II Championships in both the long jump and triple jump on
Friday, June 6, 2014; and
  WHEREAS, A sophomore at Stillwater High School, Leah Moran showed  her
outstanding  athleticism  and  versatility  at  the New York State Girls
Track and Field Championships at Cicero-North Syracuse High School;  she
placed first in the Division II triple jump event with a personal record
mark  of  38-10.25,  and  first  in  the long jump event with a personal
record mark of 18-04.75; and
  WHEREAS, Prior to competing in the State Championships, this  esteemed
young  woman was both the Wasaren League Champion and Sectional Champion
for long and triple jump; furthermore, she placed first at the Eddy Meet
and fourth at the Loucks Meet for triple jump; and
  WHEREAS, At the Federation's Championships combining large  and  small
schools,  Leah  Moran captured third place and sixth place in the triple
jump and long jump respectively; and
  WHEREAS, Leah Moran's overall record is outstanding; she  was  loyally
and enthusiastically supported by family, fans, friends and the communi-
ty at large; and
  WHEREAS,  In  addition  to her athletic achievements, Leah Moran is an
exemplary student with a 96 average in advanced classes; and
  WHEREAS, Sports competition instills the values of teamwork, pride and
accomplishment, and Leah Moran has clearly made a  contribution  to  the
spirit of excellence which is a tradition of her school; now, therefore,
be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate student-athlete Leah Moran upon the occasion  of  capturing
the  New  York State Division 11 Championships in both the long jump and
triple jump; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Leah Moran.

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