HR130: Commending the Brentsville District High School turf management program.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 130
Commending the Brentsville District High School turf management program.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, March 8, 2022

 

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program in Nokesville received the highest honor in the sporting surface maintenance industry, the Field of the Year award from the Sports Turf Managers Association for its work on the school’s Donald Lambert Field; and

WHEREAS, the Field of the Year award recognizes programs in professional, collegiate, and school and park categories; the Brentsville District High School turf management program is led by agriculture teacher Andrew Miller with the help of students; and

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program was developed to provide students with a hands-on learning experience and gain practical experience in the care and maintenance of different types of sporting surfaces; and

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program is the only such program in Northern Virginia and includes classroom components along with mowing, aerating, painting, and other intensive maintenance duties; and

WHEREAS, the student members of the Brentsville District High School turf management program helping bring national recognition to their school while cultivating leadership skills, teamwork, and self-discipline; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Brentsville District High School turf management program hereby be commended for winning the Field of the Year award from the Sports Turf Managers Association; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Brentsville District High School turf management program as an expression of the House of Delegate’s admiration for the program’s mission to help students develop unique career skills.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 130

Offered March 7, 2022
Commending the Brentsville District High School turf management program.
Patron-- Sewell

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program in Nokesville received the highest honor in the sporting surface maintenance industry, the Field of the Year award from the Sports Turf Managers Association for its work on the school’s Donald Lambert Field; and

WHEREAS, the Field of the Year award recognizes programs in professional, collegiate, and school and park categories; the Brentsville District High School turf management program is led by agriculture teacher Andrew Miller with the help of students; and

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program was developed to provide students with a hands-on learning experience and gain practical experience in the care and maintenance of different types of sporting surfaces; and

WHEREAS, the Brentsville District High School turf management program is the only such program in Northern Virginia and includes classroom components along with mowing, aerating, painting, and other intensive maintenance duties; and

WHEREAS, the student members of the Brentsville District High School turf management program helping bring national recognition to their school while cultivating leadership skills, teamwork, and self-discipline; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Brentsville District High School turf management program hereby be commended for winning the Field of the Year award from the Sports Turf Managers Association; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Brentsville District High School turf management program as an expression of the House of Delegate’s admiration for the program’s mission to help students develop unique career skills.