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SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Deb Sauers Casaburo on the occasion of her induction into the Indiana High School Track and Field Hall of Fame.



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Second Regular Session 111th General Assembly (2000)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Deb Sauers Casaburo on the occasion of her induction into the Indiana High School Track and Field Hall of Fame.

    Whereas, As the Indiana High School Track and Field Hall of Fame begins its yearly inductions, Deb Sauers Casaburo will take her place among the elite group of Hall of Fame members;

    Whereas, Deb Casaburo, who was Deb Sauers during her high school days, is a 1988 graduate of Columbia City High School;

    Whereas, Deb set the state 300 meter hurdles record with a time of 42.51 seconds; this record is still intact today;

    Whereas, Deb is still the holder of several records at Columbia City High School - the 200 meter dash (25.76 seconds), the 400 meter dash (57.60 seconds), the 100 meter hurdles (13.92 seconds), the 300 meter hurdles (42.40 seconds) and as a member of the 400 meter relay (50.1 seconds);

    Whereas, Deb, who was a dominant force on the local high school track scene, earned All-American honors during her high school career and a place on the Indiana University women's track team;

    Whereas, Deb's track career was cut short by an automobile accident in which her ankle was broken in several places;



    Whereas, After her accident, Deb returned to Indiana University where she met Tom Casaburo, her husband to be;

    Whereas, Today Deb and Tom and their two daughters, Cali and Tori, reside in Fort Wayne, Indiana; and

    Whereas, Great athletic accomplishments such as Deb's deserve special recognition: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate of the General Assembly

of the State of Indiana, the House of Representatives concurring:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly wishes to congratulate Deb Sauers Casaburo on her induction into the Indiana High School Track and Field Hall of Fame.
    SECTION 2. That copies of this resolution be transmitted by the Secretary of the Senate to Deb Sauers Casaburo and her family and the principal of Columbia City High School.