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Student council dressing up fans at Libertyville football games

Student council dressing up fans at Libertyville football games

Dolores Palmiero is on a mission: To color-coordinate the hundreds of cheering students in Libertyville High School's student section – also known as "The Jungle" – during Friday-night football games. It's all about school spirit, she says. "When the football players look up and see the entire student section unified in one style of outfit and yelling and screaming, it gets them more excited and confident," said Palmiero, a senior. "It's a win-win, because the better they feel, the better they do. And that makes us happy." Palmiero serves as the liaison officer between the high school's student council and its clubs. She...

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