HR 1274 - Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars football team; commend

Georgia House of Representatives - 1995/1996 Sessions

HR 1274 - Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars football team; commend

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HR 1274 LC 19 3121 A RESOLUTION 1- 1 Commending the Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars football 1- 2 team; and for other purposes. 1- 3 WHEREAS, the Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars football team 1- 4 completed an outstanding 1995 football season finishing as 1- 5 state runner-up in Class AAA; and 1- 6 WHEREAS, the Jaguars, with a 12-3 record on the field, 1- 7 exhibited remarkable dedication and determination in 1- 8 defeating four state ranked opponents and recorded eight 1- 9 consecutive victories en route to finishing with the best 1-10 season in the school's history; and 1-11 WHEREAS, during the course of this outstanding season, the 1-12 team broke six team records: most wins, 12; most points 1-13 scored, 492; most yards rushing, 5718; most yards total 1-14 offense, 6362; most touchdowns, 57; most take aways, 37; and 1-15 WHEREAS, the team had four running backs, Eugene 1-16 Christopher, Shawn Holt, Chuck Turner, and Jon Chasteen, go 1-17 over the 1000 yard rushing mark for the season; and 1-18 WHEREAS, four members of the Jaguar team were honored as All 1-19 State players for their inspiring performance throughout the 1-20 1995 season: Tory Bell, Jamie Fair, Shawn Holt, and Anthony 1-21 Scott; and 1-22 WHEREAS, the Jaguar team outscored its opponents 188 to 95 1-23 in the five play-off games including a truly inspirational 1-24 come from behind overtime victory in the Georgia Dome; and 1-25 WHEREAS, the level of excellence achieved during the 1995 1-26 season required a dedicated and talented coaching staff led 1-27 by Scott Wilkins as well as a team spirit with a never say 1-28 die attitude; and 1-29 WHEREAS, the Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars have brought 1-30 pride and honor to their school and their community. 1-31 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF 1-32 REPRESENTATIVES that the members of this body commend the 1-33 Cedar Shoals High School Jaguars football team for a 1-34 thrilling 1995 season and for its outstanding achievements -1- (Index) LC 19 3121 2- 1 and extend sincerest best wishes for continued success in 2- 2 the future. 2- 3 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Clerk of the House of 2- 4 Representatives is authorized and directed to transmit an 2- 5 appropriate copy of this resolution to Coach Scott Wilkins. -2- (Index)

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