May 18, 2019

On this day: May 18


LaCresha Linton

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On May 18, Rock Island High School's LaCresha Linton cheers for her teammate during preliminary heat of the 4x100 relay at Illinois High School Association's 2012 Girls State Track & Field Meet. The Rocks went on to finished in a three-way tie for 18th place in the final team standings on Saturday. Click here to see more photos of the Lady Rocks track program at state.




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Rosary's Julianne Hutchison starts out on her leg of the Class 2A 4x400-Meter Relay during the IHSA State Track & Field prelims on Friday, May 18, 2018. Hutchison and her squad advanced to Saturday's title round. Follow this link to view more photos in our files from May 18. Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks




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May 18, 2018 - Charleston, IL - Geneseo's Erika Furbeck sails through the air during the Class 2A Long Jump during the IHSA State Track & Field prelims on Friday. She set a new state record in the event leaping 19 feet-11.25 inches. See 20 more photos of Furbeck here: Erika Furbeck collection. Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks





May 17, 2019

On this day: May 17


Liberty's Paige Knuffman

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Liberty's Paige Knuffman competes in the Class 1A Long Jump prelims during the IHSA State Track & Field on Thursday. Despite her best attempt at 15 feet, she failed to qualify for Saturday's finals. See more photos from that day at the 2017 Illinois High School Association State Track & Field Finals in our archive here: May 17 photos.

May 12, 2019

On This Day: May 12th in photos


Julia Matyjas

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New Trier's Julia Matyjas rushes the net to tap the shuttlecock over for a point during her fourth round consolation bracket match against Conant's Burcin Asilturk at the IHSA Badminton State Finals. Matyjas advanced to the next round with a 21-12, 22-20 victory on Friday, May 12, 2017. See more photos from May 12th in our files here.