CHAPTER 599

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4

CONGRATULATING THE HOWARD HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TEAM AND ITS COACHES FOR WINNING THE DELAWARE HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP.

WHEREAS, the Howard High School basketball team hits finished the entire basketball season undefeated; and

WHEREAS, the Howard High team participated in, and won, the Chester Kiwanis Basketball Tournaments, the Flight "B" Blue Hen Conference Championship, and the Delaware State Basketball Tournament; and

WHEREAS, the General Assembly and the Governor wish to recognize the excellent, energetic and intelligent service rendered by the Howard High coaching staff and the great skill, versatility and sportsmanship on and off the field, displayed by the Howard High team in attaining the State's highest basketball honors.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives, the Senate and the Governor of the State of Delaware that warm and sincere congratulations are extended to the players of the Howard High School basketball team for the unselfish teamwork and leadership which the championship symbolizes, and to the coaches for the service which they have rendered to the community during the past season.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that copies of this Resolution be forwarded to Robert M. Pearcy, Principal of Howard High School, and to the following coaches and players:

Ernest Coleman Kenneth Hynson

Eric Fuller Richard Miles

Lemuel Glover Michael Miller

Istavan Norwood Joseph Robinson

Wayne Parson Lonnie Sparrow

Isaiah Reason Kelvin Stigars

David Roane

COACHES:

Jay Thomas

Stan Hill

Approved March 29, 1973.