WHEREAS, sports bring communities together and help us develop and strengthen social bonds; and
WHEREAS, the team members, coaches, and support staff of UMass Hockey have shown dedication and devotion to their sport and their team throughout their incredible season; and
WHEREAS, our community takes great pride in the significant accomplishments of UMass Hockey this season; and
WHEREAS, we acknowledge the historic significance of UMass Hockey’s championship victory for the team, UMass, and for our town.
NOW, THEREFORE, we the Amherst Town Council do hereby recognize and congratulate the 2021 NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Champions, UMass Hockey.
AND FURTHER, we instruct the Clerk of the Amherst Town Council to cause a copy of this citation to be sent to UMass Hockey Head Coach Greg Carvel and UMass Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy.
Voted on 12th day of April 2021.