Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Shimkus Recognizes Okawville High School Boys’ Basketball Team

Apr 4, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the Okawville High School boys’ basketball team for their second place finish in the Illinois State Basketball Tournament.

“This is a remarkable achievement for the Okawville coaches, teammates, and a community as a whole,” Shimkus said. “I congratulate the Okawville Rockets on an impressive season, and I commend them for making the 15th district proud.”

The full entry in the congressional record can be found HERE.