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L-W East Chess Team wins conference title
Thursday, January 29, 2015

The Lincoln-Way East High School Chess Team came home with the conference title after a long day of chess competition.

The meet was held at Homewood-Flossmoor High School on Saturday, January 24, 2015.

After winning the conference title the teams record is 8-2-1, noted Head Coach Matt Johnson.

Johnson continued, This is absolutely one of the best groups of players Ive ever coached. They have a great sportsmanship and are consistently dedicated to improving themselves.

Griffins team members are: Josh Geoppo, Spencer Martin, Lindsey Lamorte, Anna Piech, Danny Provis, Slawomir Jozwik, Levi Ruby, Raj Patel, Daniel Zhao and Weston Dell.

We are very excited about participating in the upcoming State Tournament, added Johnson.