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Ernest Benion, Jr. - Romeoville High School, Class of 1992

Pastor Ernest Benion, Jr. (Romeoville HS ’92) is the Pastor of the Church of God in Ontario CA. After graduating from RHS, he attended the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and became the first Black Illini athlete to win an NCAA title when he won the 158 lb. class at the 1995 NCAA Wrestling Championship.