HR424: Commending Jacob Turpin.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 424
Commending Jacob Turpin.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 22, 2019

 

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin, wrestler for the Fort Chiswell High School wrestling team, won the Virginia High School League Class 2 state championship in the 160-pound weight class at the Salem Civic Center on February 16, 2019; and

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin defeated Brady Fincham of East Rockingham High School with a 3 - 1 decision, earning his first state championship title; and

WHEREAS, along with teammate Cameron Wooldridge, Jacob Turpin brought home one of his school’s first two individual championship titles; and

WHEREAS, with the championship victory, Jacob Turpin finished his senior season with a record of 41 - 4; and

WHEREAS, although he came up bloodied in the final moments of the match, Jacob Turpin’s grit and determination helped him finish victoriously; and

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin’s success is the result of the student-athlete’s hard work, the guidance of his coaches and teachers, and the support of the entire Fort Chiswell High School community; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Jacob Turpin, wrestler for the Fort Chiswell High School wrestling team, hereby be commended for winning the Virginia High School League Class 2 state championship in the 160-pound weight class; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Jacob Turpin as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for his extraordinary achievement.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 424

Offered February 21, 2019
Commending Jacob Turpin.
Patron-- Campbell, J.L.

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin, wrestler for the Fort Chiswell High School wrestling team, won the Virginia High School League Class 2 state championship in the 160-pound weight class at the Salem Civic Center on February 16, 2019; and

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin defeated Brady Fincham of East Rockingham High School with a 3 - 1 decision, earning his first state championship title; and

WHEREAS, along with teammate Cameron Wooldridge, Jacob Turpin brought home one of his school’s first two individual championship titles; and

WHEREAS, with the championship victory, Jacob Turpin finished his senior season with a record of 41 - 4; and

WHEREAS, although he came up bloodied in the final moments of the match, Jacob Turpin’s grit and determination helped him finish victoriously; and

WHEREAS, Jacob Turpin’s success is the result of the student-athlete’s hard work, the guidance of his coaches and teachers, and the support of the entire Fort Chiswell High School community; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Jacob Turpin, wrestler for the Fort Chiswell High School wrestling team, hereby be commended for winning the Virginia High School League Class 2 state championship in the 160-pound weight class; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Jacob Turpin as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for his extraordinary achievement.