5 years ago (2012): Danielle Koncius made five saves and benefited from a wind-aided own goal as Heartland Community College secured its regular-season region title with a 1-0 victory over Southwestern Illinois at the Corn Crib.
15 years ago (2002): Kyle English won the Plantation Junior Golf Tour’s 10-11 age group at the Lakeview & Mountain View Golf Resort in Morgantown, W.Va. English shot 82-85 – 167 to win by six strokes.
25 years ago (1992): Tyler Sexton of Bloomington was selected as Caddie of the Year for the “Caddies for Hire” Program, a joint program held at Bloomington’s Prairie Vista Golf Course sponsored by the Bloomington Kiwanis Club, the Western Avenue Community Center and the City of Bloomington.
50 years ago (1967): Led by fullback Jed Waters two touchdowns, Illinois State remained unbeaten with a 28-8 victory over Eastern Illinois at Charleston. Coach Larry Bitcon’s squad is the first ISU team to win its opening five games in 35 years.