East St. Louis Flyers

[Photo: East St. Louis senior lineman Javontez Spraggins holds up the Illinois Class 6A Championship award following the Flyers win over Prairie Ridge.]

EAST ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com)--  A celebration is in order after the East St. Louis Flyers defeated the Crystal Lake Prairie Ridge Wolves in a state football championship game. 

The new champs will be honored with a parade on Wednesday at 2:15 p.m. The parade will start at the East St. Louis Senior High School on State street and will end at the Board of Education building. 

The Flyers ended their season with a 14-0 record.

The football program was also showcased in the 2017 Fox Sports Film documentary titled 89 Blocks, produced by LeBron James, Maverick Carter and Sports Illustrated.

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