2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
April 4, 2019 - Introduced by Senators Risser, Bewley, Darling, Hansen, Jacque,
Miller, Olsen, Ringhand, L. Taylor, Wirch and Marklein, cosponsored by
Representatives Stubbs, C. Taylor, Allen, Anderson, Ballweg, Bowen,
Emerson, Considine, Crowley, Fields, Gruszynski, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz,
Milroy, Mursau, Myers, Kolste, Neubauer, Pronschinske, Sargent,
Shankland, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck, Tauchen, Tranel, Tusler, Vruwink,
Zamarripa and Cabrera. Referred to Committee on Senate Organization.
SJR22,1,2 1Relating to: congratulating the University of Wisconsin-Madison women's hockey
2team for winning the 2019 NCAA Division I National Championship title.
SJR22,1,43 Whereas, the UW-Madison women's hockey team defeated the University of
4Minnesota 2-0 in the NCAA Division I National Championship game; and
SJR22,1,75 Whereas, by winning the 2019 NCAA Division I Hockey National
6Championship, the UW-Madison women's hockey team won their fifth overall title
7in twenty seasons; and
SJR22,1,108 Whereas, the UW-Madison women's hockey team demonstrated exceptional
9athletic performances and displayed a remarkable degree of sportsmanship
10throughout the 2019 season; and
SJR22,1,1311 Whereas, Sophia Shaver, assisted by Presley Norby and Nicole LaMantia, gave
12UW-Madison a 1-0 lead, followed by Annie Pankowski's goal, assisted by Abby
13Roque, for a team-leading 28 goals; and
SJR22,1,1514 Whereas, UW-Madison women's hockey had a masterpiece season, having
15been ranked number 1 and finishing with a record of 35-4-2 for the season; and
1Whereas, Kristen Campbell, who was named Most Outstanding Player of the
2Frozen Four, pitched her eleventh shutout of the season and allowed zero goals in
3three NCAA tournament games; and
SJR22,2,104 Whereas, the team was led by outstanding cocaptains Annie Pankowski and
5Sophia Shaver, and joined by teammates Kristen Campbell, Natalie Buchbinder,
6Mikaela Gardner, Sam Cogan, Maddie Rowe, Sophie Shirley, Delaney Drake, Jesse
7DeVito, Maddie Rolfes, Alexis Mauermann, Caitlin Schneider, Maddie Posick, Britta
8Curl, Abby Roque, Brette Pettet, Nicole LaMantia, Mekenzie Steffen, Kyleigh
9Hanzlik, Emily Clark, Grace Bowlby, Nikki Cece, Cami Kronish, Presley Norby, and
10Breanna Blesi; and
SJR22,2,1511 Whereas, the team was managed by a brilliant coaching staff, led by Head
12Coach Mark Johnson, Associate Head Coach Dan Koch, Assistant Coach Jackie
13Crum, Volunteer Coach Mark Greenhalgh, Athletic Trainer Stefanie Arndt,
14Strength Coach Jim Snider, Assistant Director of Athletic Communications A. J.
15Harrison, and Director of Operations/Equipment Manager Sis Paulsen; and
SJR22,2,1816 Whereas, the UW-Madison community, South-Central Wisconsin, and the
17whole state take pride in the integrity, leadership, and excellence the team has
18demonstrated in their accomplishments; now, therefore, be it
SJR22,2,23 19Resolved by the senate, the assembly concurring, That the members of the
20Wisconsin State Legislature do hereby commend the UW-Madison women's hockey
21team, the coaching staff, the athletic department, and the chancellor on winning the
222019 NCAA Division I Women's Hockey National Championship title and wish the
23student-athletes continued success in their bright futures.
SJR22,2,2424 (End)