HR225: Commending Adonis Lattimore.


Offered March 10, 2022
Commending Adonis Lattimore.
Patron-- Freitas

WHEREAS, Adonis Lattimore, a member of the Landstown High School wrestling team and an inspirational member of the Virginia Beach community, won an individual state title in the Virginia High School League Class 6 state championship in 2022; and

WHEREAS, born with no right leg, a partial left leg, and only one finger on his right hand, Adonis Lattimore is a determined competitor who has demonstrated that no challenge is too great to overcome; and

WHEREAS, Adonis Lattimore began wrestling in second grade and subsequently joined the Landstown High School wrestling team as a freshman; he has helped foster a strong sense of camaraderie among the Landstown Eagles throughout his high school career; and

WHEREAS, Adonis Lattimore entered the postseason ranked as the number two wrestler in Hampton Roads and finished his senior season with a 32–7 record after a 5–1 victory in the 106-pound division of the state final; and

WHEREAS, Adonis Lattimore fulfilled his dreams with the help and support of his family, friends, coaches, and teammates; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Adonis Lattimore hereby be commended on winning an individual title in the Virginia High School League Class 6 state wrestling championship; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Adonis Lattimore as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for his exceptional achievements and best wishes for the future.