86R36130 JGH-D
  By: Goodwin H.R. No. 2077
         WHEREAS, Jack Delli-Santi of Lake Travis High School has
  earned great distinction for himself and his school with his recent
  victories at regional, state, and international science fairs; and
         WHEREAS, A senior at Lake Travis, Mr. Delli-Santi is a scuba
  diver who has frequently encountered zebra mussels on his dives;
  the invasive species has become a major issue in the waterways of
  Texas, and this talented young scholar developed a science fair
  project that involved researching a possible solution to the
  threatening zebra mussel population; and
         WHEREAS, This unique project won Best of Fair at the Austin
  Energy Regional Science Festival in 2019, and it also took grand
  prize in the senior division of the life sciences category at the
  Texas Science and Engineering Fair in College Station in March
  2019; these victories entitled Mr. Delli-Santi to enter the Intel
  International Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix in May 2019,
  where his project won second place in its category; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Delli-Santi has demonstrated that curiosity,
  dedication, and ingenuity can lead to exceptional results, and he
  may indeed take great pride in the well-deserved recognition he has
  received for his hard work; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Jack Delli-Santi on his recent
  science fair victories and extend to him sincere best wishes for
  continued success; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Delli-Santi as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas House of Representatives.