The Daily Illini

Sanders endorses, funds Carol Ammons campaign

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at the ARC on March 12, 2016. Photo by Lily Katz

By Claire Hettinger, News editor

May 24, 2016

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders announced his support of State Representative Carol Ammons Tuesday. Ammons is the representative for the Illinois 103rd Legislative District which covers Champaign and Urbana. Sanders voiced his support through an email sent to his national f...

Illini soccer goes international

Illinois goalkeeper Leisha Alcia (1) kicks the ball after it was passed back to her by one of her teammates Sunday afternoon at the Illinois Soccer Stadium against Missouri. Illinois won. Shira Weissman

By Derek Barichello

September 1, 2004

Both senior goalkeeper Leisha Alcia and senior forward Tara Hurless spent their summers playing soccer internationally with and against some of the best players in the world. Illinois head coach Janet Rayfield believes their experiences have molded them into better players. "Tara found confidence p...