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Four busses full of Lincoln-Way East High School football players make their way around the Lincoln-Way community Sunday, Dec. 1. The Griffins wrapped up a perfect season with an ISHA Class 8 State Championship over Warren the previous night. Julie McMann/22nd Century Media
Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter
4:47 pm CST December 2, 2019

The slogan for the Lincoln-Way East football team in 2019 was “redefined,” but the postscript can read “champions.”

The Griffins celebrated winning the Illinois High School Association Class 8A state championship Sunday, Dec. 1, with a parade around the communities that make up East. It all culminated with a midday rally at the school in Frankfort.