5 years ago (2013): The pairings of Steven and Bill Mullins and Gavin and Brett Halsey carded identical rounds of 76 to share the lead after the first day of the Bloomington-Normal Golf Association’s Parent-Child 13-over Tournament at Highland Park Golf Course.
15 years ago (2003): Mike and Lyndsey Milligan came from two strokes back to finish with a 150 total and win the Bloomington-Normal Parent-Child 13-and-over Tournament at the Illinois State University Golf Course.
25 years ago (1993): The red-hot Lincoln American Legion baseball team, which has won 19 of the last 23 games, continues its postseason march today as the state tournament opens at Fairview Heights. Lincoln will take a 25-11 record against the 32-8 host team.
50 years ago (1968): Competing in the 10 and under division, Tami Sharp of Bloomington swam the 50-meter freestyle in 34.1 seconds and won first place in the Central AAU Junior Olympics Long Course Swimming Championships in Oak Park.