1988 — Ottawa swimmer Phil Roth advanced to the state meet after finishing second in the 100-yard breaststroke in a qualifying time of 1 minute, 2.78 seconds at the East Moline Sectional. ... Sandwich's Sean Eggeenberger, who was 42-3 on the season, finished second at 145 pounds in the Class A state wrestling tournament.
1973 — Marquette, ranked No. 1 in Class A and 22-1, defeated Serena 87-54. Marty Brown led the Crusaders with 18 points, while the Huskers were paced by 18 points from Dave Skelton. ... Morris topped Marseilles 54-52 on a basket in the final seconds. Wes Hausken led the Panthers with a game-best 25 points, with Rich Chapman adding 13.