Lincoln Parkview Christian wins first state football championship

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Parkview Christian won the Class D6 state football championship on Friday for the first time in school history.

The Patriots brought Lincoln home its first state title since Lincoln Southeast won in 2011.

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The Patriots were led by running back Chandler Page, who ran for 281 yards and two touchdowns.

Brayden Bayliss added 43 rushing yards, and Brayden Ulrich posted 44 receiving yards and two touchdowns.

“We’ve put in a lot of work for this, and I couldn’t be more proud of our boys,” Page said. “We’ve grinded, we’ve put in a lot of work, grit and yeah, it’s all paid off.”

Coach PJ Book said, “We’ve been saying it since we started the playoffs … you got to run the football and play physical in the postseason if you want to win.”

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