2001 Regular Session
By: Representative Mitchell
House Resolution 46
A RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE MYRTLE HIGH SCHOOL LADY HAWKS BASKETBALL TEAM FOR ITS EXCELLENT 2000-2001 SEASON.
WHEREAS, the Myrtle High School Lady Hawks Basketball Team completed the 2000-2001 season with an excellent record of 33 wins and 4 losses; and
WHEREAS, the Lady Hawks made major accomplishments in tournament play: Ingomar Tournament Champions, West Union Round Robin Tournament Champions, Myrtle Classic Tournament Champions, Division 2-IA Tournament Champions, North State IA Champions; and Second Place in the State IA Tournament; and
WHEREAS, several individual team members received honors worthy of recognition: Armintie Price (All-State, All-State Tournament Team, All-North State Team, All-Division Team, All-Union County Team), Priscilla Berry (All-State, All-State Tournament Team, All-North State Team, All-Division Team, All-Union County Team), Kelly Yates (All-State Tournament Team, All-North State Team, All-Union County Team, All-Division Team Honorable Mention), and Brittany Robbins (All-Union County Team Honorable Mention); and
WHEREAS, the Lady Hawks have been inspired and led by Head Coach John Sherman, who has broadened the players' knowledge of the game and refined their skills in execution; and
WHEREAS, it is with great pride that we recognize the accomplishments of these student-athletes, who have brought honor to their school, their community and to the State of Mississippi:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, That we do hereby commend and congratulate the Myrtle High School Lady Hawks Basketball Team and Coach Sherman for their excellent 2000-2001 season, and wish them continued success in their athletic and academic endeavors.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That copies of this resolution be furnished to Myrtle High School, Coach John Sherman and members of the Capitol Press Corps.