A HOUSE RESOLUTION to urge the IHSAA to reestablish a
single class basketball tournament in Indiana in addition to the current
class basketball tournament.
Whereas, Indiana has a proud tradition of a single
elimination basketball tournament for high school basketball;
Whereas, Indiana's current class basketball tournament
serves a useful purpose, but need not be the only basketball
tournament sanctioned by the Indiana High School Athletic
Whereas, Indiana has a long tradition of David versus
Goliath basketball games, exemplified by the movie Hoosiers;
Whereas, A one class basketball tournament not only has
a long Hoosier tradition, but breeds the type of rugged
individualism and struggle against traditional odds which is
personified by Indiana's historic tourney; and
SECTION 1. The House of Representatives urges the IHSAA to
create a single class basketball tournament in Indiana in addition to its
current class basketball tournament.
SECTION 2. The Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives is directed to transmit a copy of this resolution to the Indiana High School Athletic Association.
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