Athletic Hall of Fame: Jeff Festin '80

Three-sport athlete... two-time all-conference performer as a wrestler... conference champion as a senior in 1980... also competed in football and track and field... member of the Student Council and the Mathletes program... served as a Physical Education Leader... co-founded the Lemont Bears wrestling program (with his brother Dave) in 1983... the Lemont Bears program has turned out several individuals who placed in IHSA state competition for Lemont High School, including IHSA State Champions Angel Cabral (2009, 2010) and Matt Leibforth (2010)... several Lemont Bears alumni were a part of Lemont High School’s third-place squad at the 2010 IHSA Wrestling Class 2A State Finals... coached within the Lemont Little League and the Lemont American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) program, and also served as a youth softball coach.