The Daily Illini

Confident Illini still not satisfied with performances

May 27, 2016


Filed under Golf, Men's Sports, Sports

  The Illinois men’s golfers have more enough reasons to be confident. The team is coming off a program-record seven regular-season wins and epic Big Ten Tournament and NCAA Regional wins. Not too bad for the No. 2 team in the nation, which boasts four players in the World Amateur Golf top...

Illinois women’s gymnastics trio compete at Nationals, O’Connor named All-American

Illinois women’s gymnastics trio compete at Nationals, O’Connor named All-American

April 20, 2015


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Three Illinois women’s gymnasts competed at the NCAA Championships on Friday at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Sophomore Mary Jane Horth, junior Giana O’Connor and senior Sunny Kato all failed to place in the top three in their respective events, but head coach Kim Landrus ...

When practice makes nearly perfect

When practice makes nearly perfect

June 30, 2014


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For Charlie Danielson, one of the best collegiate golfers in America, the game is not a game, at least not fun and games. Oh, there are moments of exhilaration — shooting a career-low score to finish as an honorable mention All-American at the NCAA Championships as a freshman. Most times, though, golf for t...