The Daily Illini

Illini runner Blazek upping her contributions to team this season

By Mike Gasick

September 22, 2015

The heavy breathing, light-headedness and cramping that may affect runners during a cross-country race does not seem entirely appealing. For about 20 excruciating minutes, runners endure and try to combat these effects to cross the finish line in good standing and impressive time. So, what makes these a...

Delgado brings home his second Big Ten title

Delgado brings home his second Big Ten title

By Daniel Dexter

March 10, 2014

Seven minutes weren’t enough for junior Jesse Delgado to capture his second Big Ten title; he needed double overtime. The Illinois wrestling team traveled to Madison, Wis., this weekend for the 100th annual Big Ten Tournament. The Illini amassed 78.5 team points for a 6th-place finish, half a point b...