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SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating the North Central Panthers Girls' Basketball team on winning the Class 4A State Championship.



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Introduced

Second Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2012)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. _____



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating the North Central Panthers Girls' Basketball team on winning the Class 4A State Championship.

    Whereas, The Panthers defeated, number 10 ranked, Columbus North, 50-48 in overtime, to win the Class 4A State Championship on Saturday, March 3, 2012;

    Whereas, On the road to the championship the Panthers defeated four of the top nine ranked teams, including previously undefeated Hamilton Southeastern in the sectional opener;

    Whereas, The Panthers beat Penn High School, 65-50, at the 4A Northern Semi-State game at Warsaw before moving onto the State Championship game;

    Whereas, The team captured their first regional and semi- state championships in seven years since back-to-back state titles in 2004 and 2005;
    
    Whereas, The Panthers finished third in the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference race with a 5-2 record;         

    Whereas, This was North Central High School's 58 th Indiana High School Athletics Association overall state championship. The last title came in 4A Boys Basketball in 2010; and


    Whereas, Coach DeeAnn Ramey, the players, and staff achieved this impressive record and State Championship in Ramey's first year as the Panthers' head coach: Therefore,
            
    
Be it resolved by the Senate
of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,
the House of Representatives
concurring:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly congratulates the North Central Panthers Girls' Basketball team on winning the Class 4A State Championship.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Coach DeeAnn Ramey, the North Central High School Panthers Girls Basketball players, and the staff.