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Who's that Illini? J_s_n An_ers_n

Illini Athlete of the Year in 2000, this right-hander made it with the Yankees — and made all of Danville proud.

MJ's Minute, April 1, 2015

Basketball beat writer Marcus Jackson hands out his Illini awards, from MVP to Most Improved.

Those Who Served: Harvey Hodges

Harvey Hodges talks about becoming a musician in the army at his home in Champaign on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. He was an 18-year-old stationed in a camp on Utah Beach hauling ammunition in July of 1944 when he got the summons.

Top girls' soccer teams: Champaign Central at No. 1

Matt Daniels talks with Maddy Chalifoux of Champaign Central, the Number 1 area girls' soccer team.

Top girls' soccer teams: Mahomet-Seymour at No. 2

Matt Daniels talks with Aley Brunner of Mahomet-Seymour High School, the Number 2 area girls' soccer team.

This week in Illini history: Spring classics

Tim McCarthy took one for President Reagan ... the Flyin' Illini took one on the chin ... Bruce Weber's bunch took down Louisville.

Top girls' soccer teams: University Laboratory High at No. 3

Matt Daniels talks with Lilly Bralts-Kelly of University Laboratory High School, the Number 3 area girls' soccer team.

Getting Personal: Susan G. Davis

Professor and labor activist Susan G. Davis at Mount Hope Cemetery in Champaign is teaching a course on the folklore of death.

Gifford Gets More Trees

Volunteers gathered in Gifford on Saturday, March 28, 2015, to plant more trees in the town that was devastated by a tornado in 2013.

Top softball teams: St. Joseph-Ogden at No. 1

Matt Daniels talks with Mady Poulter of St. Joseph-Ogden, the Number 1 area softball team.