5 years ago (2002): Jack Frisch beat four-time champion Brad Barker 2 and 1 in the second round of the Bloomington-Normal Match Play Tournament at Ironwood Golf Course. Qualifying medalist Todd Mitchell defeated Alan Bardwell 3 and 2 to advance to the quarterfinals.
15 years ago (1992): Kevin Weaver of Gibson City won his third late model feature race of the season at Farmer City Raceway. Streator's Tom Rients finished second to Weaver for the second straight week.
25 years ago (1982): Marshall and Duane Miller, competing in the 39-team father-son division, toured Lakeside Country Club's nine-hole course twice for a 2-over-par 66 and the opening-day lead in the Bloomington-Normal Father-Child Golf Tournament.
50 years ago (1957): Vivian Holub of Bloomington Country Club fired an 80 to sweep 18-hole low gross honors during the annual Lakeside Country Club Invitational golf tournament. Clara Louise Roland of Lakeside won in the nine-hole division with 43. About 75 golfers competed.
From Pages Past compiled by Roger Cushman From Pantagraph files