Press Release
March 18, 2012

Statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the Simeon Wolverines Championship Win

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

Congratulations to the Simeon Wolverines boys basketball team and Coach Robert Smith for winning the Illinois State Championship. All season, the Wolverines' hard work and energy both on the court and in the classroom has been inspiring and earned them a well-deserved place in history as the only Chicago high school to win six state championship titles. The excellence these students strive to achieve in athletics and in academics makes Chicago proud.

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