All-State Players

2016

Jeremy Nelson – Wide Receiver

Jeremy Nelson – Wide Receiver

Jake Arthur – Quarterback

Jake Arthur – Quarterback

Devin O’Rourke – 1st Team Defensive Line

Devin O'Rourke 1st Team All-State Defensive Line

Devin O’Rourke – 1st Team All-State Defensive Line   Illinois’ top two players earn invitations to Under Armour All-America Game..Read More

Sam Diehl – 1st Team Offensive Line

Sam Diehl – 1st Team Offensive Line

Lincoln-Way East’s Sam Diehl is the Griffins’ ‘total package’ On a football team with 115 players, Lincoln-Way East is anything..Read More

2015

Brandon Bauer – Honorable Mention

Brandon Bauer – Honorable Mention

Football No. 3: Brandon Bauer returns to QB for loaded Lincoln-Way East By: Pat Disabato Brandon Bauer is back where..Read More

Ben Christensen – 2nd Team Defensive Line

Ben Christensen – 2nd Team Defensive Line

A two-year starter for the Griffins, Christensen, who scored a 31 on his ACT, finished with 51 tackles, 13 tackles..Read More

2014

Paul Gossage – Honorable Mention

Paul Gossage – Honorable Mention

Mike Weller – Honorable Mention

Mike Weller – Honorable Mention

2013

Nick Allegretti – 1st Team Offensive Line

Nick Allegretti – 1st Team Offensive Line

Bond with brother a driving force for Illinois lineman Nick Allegretti Nick and Joe Allegretti — 500 combined pounds —..Read More

2012

Jarret Lecas – Honorable Mention

Jarret Lecas – Honorable Mention

Kyle Langenderfer – 1st Team Linebacker

Kyle Langenderfer – 1st Team Linebacker

L-W East Football Little Guy Langenderfer Making All the Big Hits At one point in the fourth quarter of Lincoln-Way East’s..Read More

Tom Fuessel – 1st Team Quarterback

Tom Fuessel – 1st Team Quarterback

 LW East QB Fuessel picks Northwestern Less than a week after re-opening his recruitment, Lincoln-Way East senior quarterback Tom Fuessel orally committed..Read More

Adam O’Grady – 2nd Team Linebacker

Adam O’Grady – 2nd Team Linebacker

One of the leaders of the 7A runner-up Griffins’ hard-hitting defense, O’Grady had a huge statistical season with 125 tackles,..Read More

2011

Blake Winkler – 2nd Team Quarterback

Blake Winkler – 2nd Team Quarterback

Illinois High School Football Coaches Association All-State pick in 7A, Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year, Southwest Suburban Blue offensive..Read More

JJ Robertson – 2nd Team Wide Receiver

2010 Lincoln-Way East Football

Illinois recruit caught 39 passes for 881 yards, 12 TDs

Matt Solner – Honorable Mention Defensive Line

There’s no doubt that football fans love high scoring, especially when it involves big-time plays by exceptional players at the..Read More

Kevin Bayer – Honorable Mention Defensive Line

Kevin Bayer – Honorable Mention Defensive Line

2010

Pat Meehan – 2nd Team Linebacker

Pat Meehan – 2nd Team Linebacker

You can’t just stop… FRISCO, Texas — Before every game, Illinois State junior middle linebacker Pat Meehan puts on his headphones..Read More

Joe Mizera – Honorable Mention Offensive Line

Joe Mizera – Honorable Mention Offensive Line

Blake Winkler – Honorable Mention Quaterback

Blake Winkler – Honorable Mention Quaterback