Bill Text: IL HR0073 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Congratulates the Dee-Mack High School football team on winning the 2016 Class 2A Boys Football State Championship.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-02-08 - Resolution Adopted [HR0073 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HR0073-Introduced.html


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HOUSE RESOLUTION
2 WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois House of
3Representatives wish to congratulate the Dee-Mack High School
4boys football team, the Chiefs, on the occasion of their
5remarkable 2016 season with a record of 13 wins and one loss
6and winning the 2016 Illinois High School Association Class 2A
7Boys Football State Championship; and
8 WHEREAS, The Chiefs defeated Maroa-Forsyth High School by
9taking an early lead and scoring 14 points in the fourth
10quarter and won by a score of 35 to 7 at Memorial Stadium at the
11University of Illinois in Champaign to claim the championship;
12and
13 WHEREAS, The Chiefs had a successful season with several
14impressive highlights, tying the school record for most wins,
15breaking the school record for scoring with a total score of
16656 points, and becoming the first boys football team at the
17school to win a state championship; and
18 WHEREAS, The Chiefs were undefeated in the postseason with
19a record of 5-0, and the team scored the most points in Class
202A postseason history with 232 total points; and
21 WHEREAS, The Chiefs are coached by head coach, Job Linboom,

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1a social studies and history teacher who took over the program
2in 2006 and thinks teaching, education, and preparedness are
3essential to student success; and assistant coaches, including
4Jerrod Ingram, Kevin Hill, Kenny Hill, Bobby Kellum, John
5Pacotti, Mitch McElroy, J. R. Lester, and Robert Ford; and
6 WHEREAS, The Chiefs are Alex Kerner, Levi Scheuermann,
7Trace Thomas, Connor Craig, Christian Smith, Weston Sauder,
8Preston Lester, Lukas Stolzenberg, Derrick Baker, Logan
9Schoonover, Jacob Carnicle, Logan Joos, Jacob Majernik, Tylor
10Thompson, Ethan Stedman, Cody Cagle, Dakota Brush, Caleb Scott,
11Jared Reese, Jake Golden, Conner Weishaupt, Tristan Steffen,
12Darren Adams, Dayton Neumann, Hunter Mull, Arlo Welch, Matt
13Switzer, Dylan Shields, Riley Kuhn, Joey Regnier, Caleb Miller,
14Jared Cohee, Gale Gresham, Derek Martens, Sam Cleaver, Nick
15DeBolt, Nic Dickerson, and Dawson Jones; and
16 WHEREAS, Dee-Mack High School boys football team is a model
17for success, setting records and showing their strong moral
18character; therefore, be it
19 RESOLVED, BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE ONE
20HUNDREDTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we
21congratulate the Dee-Mack High School football team, the
22Chiefs, on winning the 2016 Illinois High School Association
23Class 2A Boys Football State Championship, and we wish them

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1many more successful years; and be it further
2 RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
3presented to the players and coaches for the Chiefs as an
4expression of our esteem and respect.
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