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Okawville Wins Third Consecutive IHSA Class 1A/2A Student Section Showdown

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Okawville High School was named the winner of the fifthannual IHSA Class 1A/2A Student Section Showdown on Saturday, March 9, 2019, giving the Rockets their third consecutive straight title in the contest.

Representatives from each of the Class 1A/2A finalists: Elwmood, Oakwood, and Okawville – were on hand at the IHSA Class 1A Boys Basketball State Finals at the Peoria Civic Center’s Carver Arena, where the winner was revealed at halftime of the Class 1A Championship game.

The Student Section Showdown entries were judged by the IHSA Student Advisory Committee, who graded each submission based on categories that include sportsmanship, spirit, student body participation, and the originality of cheers.

See Okawville three-peat announement here:

See Okawville's winning video submission below:

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