5 years ago (2010): Clint Stroud made two free throws with 11.1 seconds remaining and Olympia High School withstood two last-second shot attempts by Pontiac to earn a 60-59 Corn Belt Conference victory at Pontiac. Stroud finished with 16 points while Spencer Pratt had a team-high 18.
15 years ago (2000): Olympia High School volleyball star Jennifer Brenneman has announced she will sign a national letter of intent to attend Jacksonville State University, a Division I school in Jacksonville, Ala. Brenneman was a second team Pantagraph All-Area Class A selection last season.
25 years ago (1990): Mahomet-Seymour, which lost to University High 57 days ago when John Lipic hit a 3-point basket with one second left, won the rematch 56-54 when Lipic’s 25-footer missed its mark with time running out.
50 years ago (1965): University High School took advantage of one of Bloomington's patented scoring droughts and pulled away in the last quarter to defeat the Purple Raiders, 58-42, in an Intercity game at Horton Field House. Tom Taulbee led the U High offense with 20 points.