Resolution J6102-2013

Congratulating the Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse Team upon the occasion of capturing the NYS Class C Championship



  • Jun 20, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Jun 17, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating  the  Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse
Team upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Class C Champion-

WHEREAS, Excellence and  success  in  competitive  team  sports  can  be
achieved  only  through  strenuous  practice,  teamwork, and a dedicated
coaching staff; and
  WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to  recognize  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, 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 Skaneateles Girls  Lacrosse  Team  defeated  Cold  Spring
Harbor  High School with a score of 12-11 on June 7, 2014, at SUNY-Cort-
land, to win the New York State Class C Championship; and
  WHEREAS, This marked the program's first State  Class  C  championship
since  2006, and the third State title in program history, the result of
the team's determination, grit, and character; and
  WHEREAS, The  athletic  talent  displayed  by  the  Skaneateles  Girls
Lacrosse  Team is due in great part to the efforts of Head Coach Bridget
Marquardt and Assistant  Coaches  Steve  Rice  and  Katie  Rozak;  these
skilled coaches have helped develop potential into excellence; and
  WHEREAS,  Throughout the Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse season, members of
the team were loyally and enthusiastically supported by family,  friends
and fans from throughout the entire community; and
  WHEREAS, Members of the Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse Team rallied behind
one  another  in  establishing a sisterhood of athletic ability and good
sportsmanship, while demonstrating that these team players are second to
none; and
  WHEREAS, Athletically  and  academically,  these  outstanding  players
proved  to be an unbeatable combination of talents, reflecting favorably
on their school, Skaneateles High School, as well  as  the  Central  New
York community; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate the Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse Team,  its  members:    Kyla
Sears,  Mae  McGlynn,  Makena  Gorman,  Elizabeth Lane, Abby Kuhns, Tate
Green, Molly Wood, Hannah Powers, Casey Vanslyke, Nicole Beatson,  Molly
Newton,  Hannah  Logan,  Natalie Roche, Bailey Herr, Molly Rourke, Catie
Woodruff, Lauren Goodchild, Emmeline Graham, Kristen Pille, Alana  Nava-
roli,  Malorie  Olin, Jessica Pileski, Bella Falcone, and Emily Baldwin,
Head Coach Bridget Marquardt and Assistant Coaches Steve Rice and  Katie
Rozak  on  their  outstanding  season and overall team record; and be it
  RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Skaneateles  Girls  Lacrosse  Team,  Head  Coach  Bridget
Marquardt, and Assistant Coaches Steve Rice and Katie Rozak.


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