Lincoln-Way East

 Marching Griffins  Frankfort, IL

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2014 Show
"and the Mountains rising nowhere..."

And the Mountains Rising Nowhere... - Joseph Schwantner

2014 Awards & Placements
Lake Park Lancer Joust
2nd Place in Class 2A Field (Visual, GE, Aux)
4th Place in Finals
Red & Black Fall Classic
2nd Place in Class 2A Field
Providence Catholic High School Marching Band Invitational
3rd Place in Class 2A Field (GE (tie))
Illinois State University Invitational Marching Championships
2nd Place in Class 5A Field
8th Place in Finals
Bands of America Regional Championships: Indianapolis, IN
15th Place in Class 4A Field
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Bert Johnson
School Colors
Blue and Black and White
2014 Enrollment 2154   IMO Division 1
2013 Enrollment 2198   IMO Division 1

Attending Festivals In 2014

State of Illinois Invitational Marching Band Champions: 2007, 2008.
State of Illinois Invitational Marching Band Finalists: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014.
State of Illinois Invitational Marching Band Class 5A Champions: 2008, 2010.
State of Illinois Invitational Marching Band Class 6A Champions: 2006, 2007.

Bands of America Grand National Semifinalists: 2010, 2011.

BOA Indianapolis, IN Regional Finalists: 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012.
BOA Kettering, OH Regional Finalists: 2010.
BOA Louisville, KY Regional Finalists: 2009, 2012.
BOA Mason, Ohio Regional Finalists: 2011.
BOA Toledo, Ohio Regional Finalists: 2001.
BOA Ypsilanti, MI Regional Finalists: 2006, 2007.

BOA Indianapolis, IN Class 3A Regional Champions: 2011.

East opened in 2001 after spliting from the Lincoln-Way Community High School. Group background before 2001 is shared with the Lincoln-Way Marching Knights.
Past Directors: Melissa Goff and Dan Valkema (2001-2002), Bert Johnson (2003-2007, head director 2005-2007, 2012-present) T. Clifton Smith (2008-2011).
In 2008, Lincoln-Way East split to form Lincoln-Way North.

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