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Welcome to this

        championship event


     For more than 100 years, the IHSAA has enjoyed
     being a part of the journey to adulthood for thousands
     of young Hoosiers.  Knowing that the student-athletes
     we meet today will be the leaders of tomorrow, we are
     grateful for the opportunity to help them as they learn
     valuable life lessons through athletics.  Special Thanks To Our Host
                                                 The Legends of Indiana Golf Course
     Currently in Indiana, over 160,000 students from 411   www.legendsofindiana.com
     different IHSAA member schools participate in high   Jim Fazio, Course Designer
     school athletics.  From our perspective, participation in
     athletics is an integral part of the educational process.    State Finals Personnel
                     At the IHSAA we believe   Tournament Director
                     that the athletic arena is an   Phil Gardner, IHSAA Assistant Commissioner
                     extension of the classroom.    PGA Professional and Director of Golf
                     The national organization   Ted Bishop
                     for high school athletics, the
                     National Federation of State   Head Professional
                     High School Associations   Frank Chiepa, Tony Clecak
                     (NFHS) has used the slogan,   PGA Head Teaching Professional
                     “Athletics, the other half of   Scott Downing
                     education.”  We believe that   Assistant Professional
                     is a very accurate adage.    Ted Davidson
                     There are many things to be   Membership and Events
     learned through athletics that may not be a part of the   Ashely Davidson
     regular classroom setting including lessons such as,   Golf Course Superintendent
     self-discipline, the value of teamwork, the importance   Phil Slagle
     of dedication and commitment.  Each of these can
     have a dramatic impact on today’s youth as they   Food & Beverage Coordinator
     prepare to become the leaders of tomorrow.  Whether   Cindy Bishop
     it’s their ability to deal with success or overcome great   IGA-PGA Rules Committee
     adversity, the important lessons learned will last a   Mike David
     lifetime.  Each experience helps shape who one is and   Athletic Trainers
     who they will become.                   Methodist Sports Medicine - The Orthopedic
                                             Specialists
     For an organization such as ours, integrity is of primary
     importance.  An uncompromising adherence to the   Program Credits
     principles of fair play and impartiality form the core of   Publisher:  Blake Ress, Commissioner
     our value system.                       Editor: Chris Kaufman, Communications Director
                                             Editorial Assistance:
     We hope you are looking forward to the 2010-11     Toni Polizzi, Communications Assistant;
     school year with the same anticipation and enthusiasm     Drew DeHaven, Communications Intern
     as the IHSAA staff and Board of Directors.  Printing: Sport Graphics, Indianapolis
                                             Photography: Visual Sports Network
     Pure, wholesome, amateur, educational, inexpensive,   Cover Design: three-sixty group, Indianapolis
     local high school athletics has always been the objec-
     tive.  It is what we mean when we say…Pure Spirit.    IHSAA
     Pure Sport.  Pure Indiana!                      P.O. Box 40650
                                               Indianapolis, IN 46240-0650
     Cordially,
                                              For state tournament results and latest Indiana high
                                              school sports information, visit the IHSAA website at
     Blake Ress                                  www.ihsaa.org
     IHSAA Commissioner
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