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Cardinals win youth flag-football title

Quarterback Aidan Ritz Cardinals awaits snap during flag-football game. Elijah Mercado is hiking ball. | SPECIAL TO SUN-TIMES MEDIA

Quarterback Aidan Ritz of the Cardinals awaits the snap during a flag-football game. Elijah Mercado is hiking the ball. | SPECIAL TO SUN-TIMES MEDIA

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Updated: January 27, 2013 1:57AM

The Waukegan Park District recently wrapped up its youth flag-football league, and the Cardinals were crowned champions.

They beat the 49ers in the final game.

The champs were coached by Michael May, and he was assisted by Wayne and Danny Sigafus.

Members of the winning team included Nate Sigafus, Gion, Joey Sigafus, Kiernan Zawaski, Aidan Ritz, Angelo Lebron, Elijah Mercado and Owen Clark.

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