A RESOLUTION honoring the Lafayette Central Catholic
High School girls' basketball team.
Whereas, The Lafayette Central Catholic High School girls'
basketball team is the new Class 1A state champion, and the
only team in the history of Indiana girls' basketball to win a
championship with more than 7 losses;
Whereas, Lafayette Central Catholic defeated South
Central (Elizabeth) by a score of 75 - 68 to win its first girls'
title in any sport;
Whereas, After trailing by as many as nine points in the first quarter, Lafayette Central Catholic fought their way back to a halftime score of 28 -27, just one point down;
Whereas, Returning after halftime, Lafayette Central
Catholic outscored their opponent 19 - 5 and took a 46 - 33
lead going into the final eight minutes;
Whereas, The fourth quarter was high scoring, with South
Central (Elizabeth) pulling to within three points;
Whereas, Lafayette Central Catholic went on to win the
game, never allowing their opponent to get any closer than
Whereas, Lafayette Central Catholic finished their winning
season with a record of 18 - 10; and
Whereas, The members of the Lafayette Central Catholic
Knights excel on the court and in the classroom; excellence of
this caliber deserves special recognition: Therefore,
HR 1567/DI 84