86R26002 ST-D
  By: Johnson of Harris H.R. No. 1232
         WHEREAS, The Klein Forest High School boys' basketball team
  closed out an unforgettable season by advancing all the way to the
  2019 University Interscholastic League 6A championship game on
  March 9 at the Alamodome in San Antonio; and
         WHEREAS, After compiling an outstanding record of 27 wins and
  just 3 losses during the regular season, the Golden Eagles embarked
  on a thrilling playoff run in which they defeated the teams from
  Spring Westfield, Cypress Springs, Houston Eisenhower, and
  Rockwall High Schools before squaring off against South Garland in
  the Region 2 championship game; in that contest, Klein Forest
  recorded a 64-53 victory and secured a spot in the state tournament;
         WHEREAS, Matching up with Cibolo Steele in the semifinal
  round, the Golden Eagles mounted a thrilling comeback, rallying
  from a second-half deficit to claim a 69-60 triumph and advance to
  the championship game; the Klein Forest players made a strong
  showing in the 6A finale against Duncanville High School but
  ultimately fell short to conclude their season with an overall
  record of 33 wins and 4 losses; and
         WHEREAS, In the course of their 2018-2019 campaign, the
  Golden Eagles benefited from the guidance of head coach Cary Black
  and assistant coaches Jonathan Cook, Nathan Bush, and Archie Reed;
  the squad received valuable contributions throughout the season
  from each member of the roster, and the players were ably supported
  by the team's trainers, managers, and other staff; and
         WHEREAS, The talented student-athletes of the Klein Forest
  basketball team distinguished themselves through their hard work
  and unwavering commitment to excellence, and they are a source of
  great pride to their school and community; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate the Klein Forest High School boys'
  basketball team on a successful 2018-2019 season and extend to the
  team's players, coaches, and staff sincere best wishes for the
  future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for the team as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.