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SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating the Penn High School Volleyball team on winning the 4A state championship.



ZAKAS , MISHLER, BRODEN




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Introduced

First Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2011)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. _____



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating the Penn High School Volleyball team on winning the 4A state championship.

     Whereas, The Penn High School Volleyball team won its first state championship on November 6, 2010 when it swept Muncie Central, the defending state champions, 25-18, 30- 28, and 25-22;

    Whereas, Kaitlyn Hickey's crushing kill down the middle of the floor capped the Class 4A heavyweight battle at Ball State University, setting off the Penn celebration;

    Whereas, Penn's fantastic year included a first ever win over Muncie Central on September 11th, a school record 39 victories, the first ever one loss season, and the ultimate capstone, a first ever state championship;

    Whereas, Penn won its final 33 matches of the season after suffering their lone defeat, a 2-1 loss to Class 2A state champion, and number two nationally ranked Muncie Burris back in August 2010;

    Whereas, The final was the last for Head Coach Lisa Pawlik, and for her sister, Assistant Coach Maureen Hale. Pawlik retired on March 10, 2011 after 17 seasons at the helm. She finished with 514 wins, five state finals appearances, 11 seasons of 30 or more victories, and a state

championship as head coach of the Penn Kingsmen. In addition, she was NIC Coach of the Year in 2000, 2002, and 2010; and Indiana Coach of the Year in 2000 and 2010; and

    Whereas, The Indiana General Assembly congratulates the Penn High School Volleyball team, players Jordan Brough, Kristen Cornish, Emily Crowe, Sarah Dikos, Annie Drews, Sam Heberling, Kaitlyn Hickey, Emily Hildebrandt, Becca Lira, Natalie Meert, Lexie Pawlik, Kristin Ruoff, Morgan Schlarb, and Emily Tavares; and coaches Lisa Pawlik and Maureen Hale on winning the 4A state championship: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate     of the General Assembly

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


    SECTION 1. The Indiana General Assembly congratulates the Penn High School Volleyball team on winning the 4A state championship.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to each player on the Penn High School Volleyball team; coaches Lisa Pawlik and Maureen Hale; and Principal Steve Hope.