Lincoln-Way East

 Marching Griffins  Frankfort, IL

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2008 Show
"Songs for the Traveler"

Song for the Traveler-Kerry Marsh

2008 Awards & Placements
Prospect Knight of Champions
Grand Champion
1st Place in Class 3A Field (GE, Auxiliary, Percussion)
Illinois State University Invitational Marching Championships
Grand Champion
1st Place in Class 5A Field (Winds, GE)
1st Place in Finals
Downers Grove South Marching Mustang Music Bowl
3rd Place in Class 3A Field
A.A. Stagg Jamboree
Grand Champion
1st Place in Class 3A Field (Visual, Music, Auxiliary)
Bands of America Regional Championships: Indianapolis, IN
9th Place in Class 3A Field
10th Place in Finals
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School Colors
Blue and Black and White
2018 Enrollment n/a   IMO Division n/a
2017 Enrollment n/a   IMO Division n/a

Notes
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, 2015.
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 Bowling Green, OH Regional Finalists: 2015.
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. In 2016, the Lincoln-Way bands will merge together to form the Lincoln-Way Marching Band.

201 Colorado Ave., Frankfort, IL 60423