Images: IC Catholic wins Class 4A state football championship

 
 
Updated 11/23/2018 10:36 PM
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IC Catholic faced Bishop McNamara in the Class 4A state football championship Friday night at Memorial Stadium in Champaign. IC Catholic defeated Bishop McNamara 31-21.

IC Catholic players celebrate with their trophy following the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic defeated Bishop McNamara 31-21.
  IC Catholic players celebrate with their trophy following the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic defeated Bishop McNamara 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic quarterback Khalil Saunders carries his team's trophy after the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
  IC Catholic quarterback Khalil Saunders carries his team's trophy after the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) gets tackeled by Bishop McNamara's Ethan Perakis (2) and Logan Johnson (45) during the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) gets tackeled by Bishop McNamara's Ethan Perakis (2) and Logan Johnson (45) during the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Ricky Mysliwiec recovers his team's fumble during the first quarter of the Class 4A state football championship against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. The Knights scored on the next play.
  IC Catholic's Ricky Mysliwiec recovers his team's fumble during the first quarter of the Class 4A state football championship against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. The Knights scored on the next play.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders (9) bites his medallion during the awards ceremony of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game against Bishop McNamara 31-21.
  IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders (9) bites his medallion during the awards ceremony of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game against Bishop McNamara 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders (9) scores a touchdown in the second quarter of the Class 4A state football championship against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders (9) scores a touchdown in the second quarter of the Class 4A state football championship against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Steven Crady, left, can't stop Bishop McNamara's Wilson Netherton from catching a touchdown pass during the second quarter of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic's Steven Crady, left, can't stop Bishop McNamara's Wilson Netherton from catching a touchdown pass during the second quarter of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) gets past Bishop McNamara's Peyton Gerberding (10) as he scores a touchdown during the first quarter of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) gets past Bishop McNamara's Peyton Gerberding (10) as he scores a touchdown during the first quarter of the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin, middle, celebrates his first-quarter touchdown with teammate IC David Vargas (57) during the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin, middle, celebrates his first-quarter touchdown with teammate IC David Vargas (57) during the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic fans cheer for their team in the rain during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
  IC Catholic fans cheer for their team in the rain during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders carries the ball during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
  IC Catholic's Khalil Saunders carries the ball during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) carries the ball for a fourth-quarter touchdown during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
  IC Catholic's Kyle Franklin (20) carries the ball for a fourth-quarter touchdown during the Class 4A state football championship game against Bishop McNamara at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic won the game 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
IC Catholic players celebrate with their trophy following the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic defeated Bishop McNamara 31-21.
  IC Catholic players celebrate with their trophy following the Class 4A state football championship at Memorial Stadium in Champaign Friday. IC Catholic defeated Bishop McNamara 31-21.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
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