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SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




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     A SENATE RESOLUTION to honor the Indianapolis Tornados, a minor league football team with major heart, on their winning season.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to honor the Indianapolis Tornados, a minor league football team with major heart, on their winning season;

    Whereas, the Indianapolis Tornados is a minor league team in the North American Football League (NAFL);

    Whereas, the Indianapolis Tornados beat the San Diego Thunder by a score of 45-35 to become the 2008 NAFL National Champions;

    Whereas, the Indianapolis Tornados, in addition to being the 2008 National Champions, finished their regular season with a record of 13-2 and won both the NAFL Motor Belt Division Championship and the NAFL North Conference Championship;

    Whereas, the Indianapolis Tornados also work off the field to build strong communities by hosting events filled with wholesome entertainment that the entire family can enjoy;

    Whereas, in 2008, the Indianapolis Tornados participated in many community activities, such as the United Way and IPS

Bowling for Books, the Pick up the Pace Foundation Homerun Derby, and the Children's Bureau Charity Car Wash;

    Whereas, the Indianapolis Tornados truly is a minor league team with major heart: Therefore,


Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:


    SECTION 1.     That the Indiana Senate wishes to applaud the
Indianapolis Tornados for their stellar work both on and off the football field.
    SECTION 2. That the Secretary of the Senate will transmit a copy of this resolution to the Indianapolis Tornados.