Bill Text: IN HCR0021 | 2010 | Regular Session | Introduced

Bill Title: Honoring the West Lafayette High School football team.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)

Status: (Passed) 2010-01-19 - Returned to the House [HCR0021 Detail]

Download: Indiana-2010-HCR0021-Introduced.html

Introduced Version



        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the West Lafayette High School football team.

Truitt, Brown T, Klinker

    _______________________, read first time and referred to Committee on


Second Regular Session of the 116th General Assembly (2010)


        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the West Lafayette High School football team.

    Whereas, The West Lafayette High School Red Devils became the 2009 Class 3A state football champions with a 24-10 victory over Evansville Memorial;

    Whereas, West Lafayette, ranked No. 2, topped off a perfect 15-0 season by adding a second state championship to the Class 2A title won in 1993;

    Whereas, The Red Devils scored three first half touchdowns against eighth-ranked Evansville Memorial in the championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis;

    Whereas, Junior Aaron Woodard scored twice in the first half for West Lafayette on a 22-yard carry around the left side and a four-yard run with 17 seconds left in the first half to give the Red Devils a 21-3 lead, and finished the game with 17 carries for a total of 70 yards;

    Whereas, Senior quarterback Daniel Wodicka led the team in rushing with 115 yards, completed 13 of 24 passes for 158 yards, including a 37-yard touchdown to Andrew Pekny early in the second quarter to give West Lafayette a 14-0 lead;

    Whereas, Daniel Wodicka was named the 2009 Phil N. Eskew Mental Attitude Award winner for Class 3A Football by the members of the Indiana High School Athletic Association Executive Committee; and

    Whereas, Outstanding accomplishments such as this deserve special recognition: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:

    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly congratulates the West Lafayette High School football team on its Class 3A state championship victory and wishes the team members continued success in all their future endeavors.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to each team member; managers Sarah Lim, Courtney Baxter, and Judi Keen; assistant coaches Brad DeWees, Shane Fry, Rick Roseman, Josh Strasser, Jon Speaker, Rick George, Aaron Wood, and Josh Roseman; Head Coach Marshall Overley; Principal Ron Shriner; and Superintendent Dr. Rocky Killion.