Player of the Year Laurel Enstrom Rock Island, Sr.FYI: State qualifier (tied for 46th in Class AA with an 84); runner-up in the sectional, regional and Western Big 6 Conference meet; Lost in playoffs for the sectional (82) and league (78) titles; Four-round postseason average 80.75; 3-time All-Area (Honorable Mention in 2010); 4-time medalist in 9 duals; Team MVP and Most Improved (biggest drop in average); Season scoring averages: 39 (duals), 80 (tournaments).
First teamMackenzie Clawson Mercer County, Sr.:Sectional qualifier; 3rd-place regional medal; 2nd at Lincoln Trail Conference Railsplitter; Scoring averages 43 (duals) & 92 (tournaments).
Molly Corbin Prophetstown, Sr.:State qualifier; Regional champ; Three Rivers Conference champ; Posted a 46 scoring average.
Paige Dougherty Kewanee, Jr.:3-time sectional qualifier; 7th at Class A regional; Three Rivers Conference runner-up; 92 scoring average; First-team All-TRAC.
Sydney Kilcoin Rockridge. Sr.:Sectional qualifier; 5th-place regional medal; 6th at West Central Conference; All-West Central; Scoring averages of 42.8 (9 holes) and 91.7 (18).
Jenna Lawrence Moline, Jr.:Sectional qualifier; 5th at Big 6; 45.8 scoring average.
Monica Lieving Geneseo, Fr.:State qualifier; 4th-place regional medal; 12th at sectional (95); 3rd at Northern Illinois Big 12 meet; Team-low 44.4 scoring average.
Sydney Magedanz Mercer County, Sr.:Sectional qualifier; 6th at Lincoln Trail Conference Railsplitter; Scoring averages 46 (duals) and 96 (tournaments).
Megan Medinger Moline, Fr.:Sectional qualifier; 6th at regional; 6th at Big 6; 45.3 scoring average.
Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year.
1864 — 150 years ago: Some persons are negotiating for 80 feet of ground on Illinois Street with a view of erecting four stores thereon. It would serve a better purpose if the money was invested in neat tenement houses. 1889 — 125 years ago: The Central station, car house and stables of the Moline-Rock Island Horse Railway line of the Holmes syndicate, together with 15 cars and 42 head of horses, were destroyed by fire. The loss was at $15,000. 1914 — 100 years ago: Vera Cruz, Mexico, after a day and night of resistance to American forces, gradually ceased opposition. The American forces took complete control of the city. 1939 — 75 years ago: Dr. R. Bruce Collins was reelected for a second term as president of the Lower Rock Island County Tuberculosis Association. 1964 — 50 years ago: Work is scheduled to begin this summer on construction of a new men's residence complex and an addition to the dining facilities at Westerlin Hall at Augustana College. 1989 — 25 years ago: Special Olympics competitors were triple winners at Rock Island High School Saturday. The participants vanquished the rain that fell during the competition, and some won their events; but most important, they triumphed over their own disabilities.