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HR 227 - Marelle, Coach Joe; commend
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Status Summary HC: SC: FR: 02/05/99 LA: 02/05/99 H - Passed/Adopted

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A RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Coach Joe Marelle; and for other purposes.

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House Action Senate
2/5/99 Read 1st Time
2/5/99 Passed/Adopted
Version by LC Number
LC 8 3638 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 227                                              LC 8 3638 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                             A RESOLUTION 
 
  1- 1  Recognizing and commending Coach Joe Marelle; and for other 
  1- 2  purposes. 
 
  1- 3  WHEREAS, Joe Marelle is the highly respected Head Coach of 
  1- 4  the Boys Varsity Basketball Team at Duluth High School where 
  1- 5  he has been instrumental in establishing an outstanding 
  1- 6  record of achievement; and 
 
  1- 7  WHEREAS, Coach Marelle spent his youth in Jacksonville, 
  1- 8  Florida, graduated from the University of North Florida in 
  1- 9  physical education, and earned a masters degree from the 
  1-10  University of Tennessee in 1975; and 
 
  1-11  WHEREAS, in June, 1981, he joined the athletic education 
  1-12  department at Duluth and immediately began making a record 
  1-13  by defeating significant competitors and establishing a 
  1-14  rigorous program of training for the team; and 
 
  1-15  WHEREAS, in 1985, his varsity team advanced to the Final 
  1-16  Four State Championship, finished fourth in the state, and 
  1-17  continued to refine their strategies and training; and 
 
  1-18  WHEREAS, this terrific basketball coach has made his mark in 
  1-19  Georgia varsity basketball and chalked up his 300th win in 
  1-20  this great interscholastic sport; and 
 
  1-21  WHEREAS, this dedicated coach has generously given his 
  1-22  talent, time, and energy for 18 seasons to achieve a record 
  1-23  of accomplishments and a wonderful school spirit, and he has 
  1-24  instilled in his players a love for the game and a set of 
  1-25  core values that will guide them through life. 
 
  1-26  NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF 
  1-27  REPRESENTATIVES that the members of this body recognize and 
  1-28  commend Joe Marelle, Head Coach of the Boys Varsity 
  1-29  Basketball Team at Duluth High School, on his 300th win and 
  1-30  convey to him their respect and appreciation. 
 
  1-31  BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Clerk of the House of 
  1-32  Representatives is authorized and directed to transmit an 
  1-33  appropriate copy of this resolution to Coach Joe Marelle. 
 
 
 
 
 
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Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 02/24/99