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Illini hockey heads into first full weekend of regular season

September 18, 2014

The Illini hockey team continued its roller coaster start to the season in its opening weekend of play. Illinois lost a scrimmage to the Springfield Jr Blues on Friday, then came back to rout Northern Illinois in the regular season opener, 7-2.  The up and down trajectory to the beginning of the Illini’s s...

Varsity legacy pervades club fencing team

Varsity legacy pervades club fencing team

February 5, 2014

Two NCAA Championships. Thirty-four Big Ten titles. Sophomore Katie Bora summed up her sport in just a few simple words. “It’s like chess and dancing combined,” said Bora, who joined Illini fencing this year and is trying her hand at the sport for the very first time. A constant struggle to maint...