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File #: 65515    Version: 1 Name: Honoring the University of Wisconsin Women’s Hockey Team on winning the NCAA Championship
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/12/2021 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 5/18/2021 Final action: 5/18/2021
Enactment date: 5/24/2021 Enactment #: RES-21-00338
Title: Honoring the University of Wisconsin Women’s Hockey Team on winning the NCAA Championship
Sponsors: Satya V. Rhodes-Conway, Keith Furman, Syed Abbas, Arvina Martin, Christian A. Albouras, Brian Benford, Juliana R. Bennett, Sheri Carter, Nikki Conklin, Jael Currie, Tag Evers, Yannette Figueroa Cole, Grant Foster, Gary Halverson, Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Patrick W. Heck, Lindsay Lemmer, Charles Myadze, Michael E. Verveer, Regina M. Vidaver, Nasra Wehelie
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
5/18/20211 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Unanimously Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.24, & 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/12/20211 Mayor's Office RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.24, & 2.25 - (15 VOTES REQUIRED) - REPORT OF OFFICER  Action details Meeting details Not available

Fiscal Note

No fiscal impact.


Honoring the University of Wisconsin Women’s Hockey Team on winning the NCAA Championship



WHEREAS, the Badgers won the 2021 NCAA Championship thanks to a 2-1 overtime win over Northeastern as Daryl Watts scored , capturing their second-straight national title and the program’s sixth national championship; and


WHEREAS, Wisconsin won its ninth WCHA Final Faceoff title thanks to a 3-2 overtime victory win over Ohio State as Lacey Eden scored the game-winning goal; and


WHEREAS, the Badgers also captured its ninth WCHA regular-season title and their second-straight league title thanks to a 12-3-1 record; and


WHEREAS, Daryl Watts and Grace Bowlby were both named first-team All-Americans by the American Hockey Coaches Association; and


WHEREAS, Daryl Watts was named a top-three finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award and was named the WCHA Player of the Year and the WCHA Forward of the Year; and


WHEREAS, Daryl Watts earned first-team All-USCHO honors, Grace Bowlby collected second-team All-USCHO accolades, Sophie Shirley was named to All-USCHO third team and Lacey Eden was named to the All-USCHO rookie squad; and


WHEREAS,  Mark Johnson was named the USCHO Coach of the Year, the WCHA Coach of the Year and became the first head coach in women’s college hockey to capture six NCAA titles.


NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway and the Common Council congratulate the UW Badger women on their NCAA championship and commend the continued success of the UW women’s hockey program.