Friends and family celebrate Rochester football's 7th state title
ROCHESTER, Ill. (WICS) —
The Rochester community celebrated after the football team returned home with their 7th state football title.
Fans came out to show their support for the team.
The state game came down to the last minute but the rockets remained undefeated.
The team's head coach said winning state seven times is an achievement for the school and the community.
“Each group is different so you really want it for each of those senior group,” Head Coach Derek Leonard said, “and each of those kids that play in the program.”
During Sunday's celebration players and coaches thanked the community for their support.
Also, fans could get pictures with their favorite players.