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House Proceeding 10-26-09 on Oct 26th, 2009 :: 0:49:55 to 0:52:40
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Judy Biggert

0:49:52 to 0:50:12( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: mr. speaker, once again, i congratulate syracuse university men's lacrosse team on the 2009 division i ncaa championship t reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentlewoman from illinois. mrs. biggert: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume.

Judy Biggert

0:49:55 to 0:52:40( Edit History Discussion )
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Judy Biggert

0:50:13 to 0:50:34( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized. mrs. biggert: mr. speaker, i rise today in support of house resolution 562, cong syracuse university for winning the national collegiate athletic association division i men's lacrosse tournament. it's estimated that lacrosse may have developed as early as the 12th century and originated among native american tribes in north america. in 1637, the game was first

Judy Biggert

0:50:35 to 0:50:56( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: namelacrosse. the game underwent many modernizations during the 19th century and the first intercollegiate lacrosse team was played in 1877. the early 1900's, students across north america were participating in this sport in high school, college and university. syracuse university was founded in 1870.

Judy Biggert

0:50:57 to 0:51:19( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: today, the university serves over 19,000 full and part-time undergraduate and graduate students. s.u. offers degrees in over 200 majors from 10 different schools and colleges. syracuse orange has 12 women's intercollegiate athletic team and eight men's intercollegiate teams. s.u. has 27 team national

Judy Biggert

0:51:20 to 0:51:42( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: championships, including 11 men's lacrosse ncaa national championships. syracuse university men's lacrosse team added an 11th ncaa championship to their record this year. that's the most ncaa national lacrosse championships ever won by a single team. syracuse's team was coached by

Judy Biggert

0:51:43 to 0:52:03( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: john desko. in the final championship game syracuse won over cornell in overtime. jody scored the point. it's an honor to stand before the house today and congratulate syracuse university for winning the

Judy Biggert

0:52:04 to 0:52:24( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: national collegiate athletic association division i for men's lacrosse tournament. i extends my congratulations to syracuse university, the players, the coaches and the students. i wish all involved continued success and ask my colleagues to support this resolution. and i would yield back if the gent no further speakers.

Judy Biggert

0:52:25 to 0:52:40( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: mr. pierluisi: i have no further speakers. mrs. biggert: i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from illinois yields back. the gentleman from puerto rico. . pierluisi: i ask my lleagues to support this resolution congratulating the syracuse university men's

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