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 Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: The ladies have adopted the fashion of wearing representations of insects in the flowers on their bonnets. Some look very natural. 1889 -- 125 years ago: T.F. Cary, former Rock Island alderman, has accepted a position as salesman for a Chicago wallpaper house and plans to move to that city. 1914 -- 100 years ago: Work on the new telephone building on 18th Street between 6th and 7th avenues is progressing rapidly. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater at 3rd Avenue and 19th Street will have a name significant of its location. The "Rocket" is scheduled to open Thanksgiving Day. 1964 -- 50 years ago: Two of Rock Island's newest water towers were vandalized last night, including the one at 38th Street and 31st Avenue, where police took five Moline boys into custody about 9 p.m.. 1989 -- 25 years ago: Some of us who live in the Quad-Cities take the Mississippi River for granted, or at least we used to. But the river is not taken for granted by our visitors. And most Quad-Citians are realizing the importance of the river to this area as increased emphasis is placed on tourism.