East St. Louis Flyers take Boys 3A Basketball State Championship in overtime

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CHICAGO, IL – Saturday the East ST. Louis Flyers took the Boys 3A Basketball State Championship I Chicago.  They defeated Chicago Bogan High 68-63 in overtime.  This marked the first time that East St. Louis Senior High School Boys Basketball team has won a state championship.

East. St. Louis Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks attended the game, “This was a remarkable win. We were on the edge of our seats as these young men and coaches demonstrated without a doubt, exactly why we are called the City of Champions!”

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