1998 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Hamilton, Jordan (18th)
Senate Concurrent Resolution 576
(As Adopted by Senate and House)
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION COMMENDING THE WEIR HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM FOR ITS 1997 WINNING SEASON.
WHEREAS, the Weir High School Football Team finished the 1997-1998 season with an outstanding record of 15 wins and 0 losses; and
WHEREAS, the Lions capped the 1997-1998 season by winning the Division 4, Class 1-A Championship, the North State Championship and the State Championship; and
WHEREAS, the diligent effort of these fine young men enabled them to fully tap their athletic abilities and achieve their season objectives; and
WHEREAS, the superb play of the team should be attributed to all members of the team; and
WHEREAS, the Lions have been superbly coached and inspired by Head Coach Joe Gant and Assistant Coaches Junior Graham, Chad White, Chris McRae, Dale Reid and Scott Walters, who have broadened the players' knowledge of the game and refined their skills in execution; and
WHEREAS, the Lions played together as a team with a winning and cooperative spirit and a high degree of sportsmanship; and
WHEREAS, it is the policy of the Legislature to commend the outstanding achievements of the youth of this state:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONCURRING THEREIN, That we do hereby commend and congratulate the Weir High School Football Team for its outstanding 1997-1998 season and for displaying tireless devotion to its athletic endeavors.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That copies of this resolution be furnished to Weir High School and be made available to the Capitol Press Corps.