2013 - 2014 LEGISLATURE
February 7, 2014 - Introduced by Representatives Shankland, Vruwink, Krug,
Spiros, Berceau, Bewley, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kerkman, Milroy, Ohnstad,
Pope, Sargent, Wachs, Williams, Wright and Zamarripa, cosponsored by
Senators Lassa, Olsen, Cowles, Darling, Schultz, Vinehout and Wirch.
Referred to Committee on Rules.
1Relating to: honoring the career and public service of Joe Pavelski.
Whereas, Joe Pavelski, a Plover native, has given back to his community by 3
organizing and running youth hockey camps as well as donating to and participating 4
in various community fundraisers; and
Whereas, Joe plays for the San Jose Sharks and scored a goal in his first-ever 6
NHL game; and
Whereas, Joe was a member of the 2010 Winter Olympics team, which won a 8
silver medal; and
Whereas, Joe was a member of the University of Wisconsin team that won the 10
2006 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey championship; and
Whereas, Joe was the 2004 United States Hockey League Dave Tyler Junior 12
Player of the Year; and
Whereas, Joe helped the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey 14
League win the Clark Cup in 2004; and
Whereas, Joe was a member of the Stevens Point Area Senior High school 2
hockey team that won the Wisconsin state hockey championship in 2002; and
Whereas, Joe is a member of the 2014 Winter Olympics team; now, therefore, 4
5Resolved by the assembly, the senate concurring, That
the members of the 6
Wisconsin legislature do hereby honor Joe Pavelski for his many accomplishments 7
as a hockey player and as a community member, and wish him great success in the 8
2014 Winter Olympics.