Current Status Bill Number:
3396Type of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution CRIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950126Primary Sponsor: GovanAll Sponsors: Govan, Felder, Cobb-Hunter, Sharpe and StuartDrafted Document Number: dka\3610cm.95Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19950131Subject: South Carolina State University Bulldog Football Team
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19950131 Received from Senate Senate 19950131 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence House 19950126 Introduced, adopted, sent to SenateView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
CONGRATULATING THE SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY BULLDOG FOOTBALL TEAM FOR AN OUTSTANDING 1994 SEASON AND HERITAGE BOWL VICTORY.
Whereas, the 1994 South Carolina State University football team captured the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship with a 10-2 win-loss record; and
Whereas, the Bulldogs culminated a remarkable season by defeating the Southwest Athletic Conference Champion Grambling State University by a score of 31-27 in the fourth annual Heritage Bowl; and
Whereas, Coach Willie Jeffries, the greatest coach in Bulldog history, has compiled an outstanding record of victories over twelve seasons in Orangeburg; and
Whereas, the Bulldogs have established a long tradition of competitive football which has filled the professional football ranks with many great players; and
Whereas, the success of the 1994 Bulldog football team brought tremendous pride and recognition upon South Carolina State University, its alumni, and supporters, as well as upon the State of South Carolina; and
Whereas, the members of the General Assembly would like to publicly recognize and congratulate each player, member of the staff, and each coach, and especially Head Coach Willie Jeffries, upon the conclusion of a memorable season and Heritage Bowl victory. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly congratulate the South Carolina State Bulldog football team, staff, and coaches headed by Coach Willie Jeffries for a truly outstanding 1994 season.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Dr. Barbara Hadden, President of South Carolina State University; Jim Martin, Director of Athletics; and Willie Jeffries, Head Football Coach.