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SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the 2003 Indiana University men's soccer team.



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Introduced

Second Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2004)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. ___



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the 2003 Indiana University men's soccer team.

    
Whereas, the Indiana men's soccer team claimed its sixth NCAA Division I national title on Sunday December 14, 2003 by beating St. John's University team 2 to 1 at Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio; and

    Whereas, team members, Matt Schlake, Jay Noly, Julian Dieterie, Pat Yates, Jed Zayner, Danny O'Rourke, Jordan Chirco, Josh Tudela, John Micheal Hayden, Trey Meek, Brian Plotkin, Ned Grabavoy, Chris Pomeroy, Drew Moor, Charley Traylor, Kevin Robson, Nick Kukenski, Drew Shinabarger, Vijay Dias, Greg Stevning, Greg Badger, Jacob Peterson, Kyle Brabender, Kyle Schwartz, Jaer Cardenas, Nathan Scherpenisse, and Chris Monroe competed vigoursly throughout the 2003 season; and

    Whereas, Coach Jerry Yeagley orchestrated a turn around in the 2003 season guiding the team from a record of 2-3-4, the team's worst start ever, to 15 consecutive wins and a record of 17-3-5 allowing the team to capture the Big Ten Conference regular season title, the Big Ten Tournament crown, and its' sixth NCAA Division I national title; and

    Whereas, Assistant Coaches Mike Freitag and Calab Porter, and Volunteer Assistant Todd Yeagley were key to the

team's successes; and

    Whereas, Indiana University now ranks second in all- time NCAA division I championships in men's soccer; and

    Whereas, seven members of the 2003 Indiana team, Jay Nolly, Jed Zayner, Drew Shinabarger, Josh Tudela, Danny O'Rourke, Jacob Peterson, and Ned Grabavoy were names to the 2003 NCAA Men's Division I College Cup All- Tournament Team; and

Be it resolved by the Senate of the General Assembly

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

    SECTION 1. That the General Assembly congratulates and honors the 2003 Indiana University men's soccer team as NCAA Division I champions.
    SECTION 2. That the Secretary of the Senate transmit copies of this resolution to: Matt Schlake, Jay Noly, Julian Dieterie, Pat Yates, Jed Zayner, Danny O'Rourke, Jordan Chirco, Josh Tudela, John Micheal Hayden, Trey Meek, Brian Plotkin, Ned Grabavoy, Chris Pomeroy, Drew Moor, Charley Traylor, Kevin Robson, Nick Kukenski, Drew Shinabarger, Vijay Dias, Greg Stevning, Greg Badger, Jacob Peterson, Kyle Brabender, Kyle Schwartz, Jaer Cardenas, Nathan Scherpenisse, Chris Monroe, Jerry Yeagley, Mike Freitag, Calab Porter, and Todd Yeagley.