DANVILLE (WCIA) -- Anaya Peoples has, quite literally, her whole world on her shoulders. The Schlarman senior will represent her school, town and country when she suits up for Team USA at the FIBA Americas U18 Championships.
WCIA -- Urbana wrestler Luke Luffman is coming back to the area with a national championship. The rising senior won the 220-pound United States Marine Corps/USA Wrestling Cadet Freestyle national title in Fargo, N.D. on Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- After walking away from basketball for more than six months, Illinois freshman Arieal Scott is back on the court. WCIA 3's Annice McEwan chats 1-on-1 with the former Schlarman and Urbana standout about adjusting to the college game and how she hopes to help the Illini.
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- The biggest AAU basketball tournament of the year is in the books and the Illinois men's basketball coaching staff was there to see it all. Team Takeover out of Washington, D.C. won Peach Jam down in North Augusta, South Carolina Sunday afternoon, beating Team WhyNot out of California. Illini head coach Brad Underwood and his assistants were courtside for the 5-day event, looking for 2019 recruits and beyond.
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Few would have predicted David Kendziera's All-American career at Illinois. Now the 10-time NCAA All-American and Big Ten track athlete of the year is embarking on his professional career.
CHICAGO (WCIA) -- Kendall Gill is one of the most popular Illinois men's basketbal players on and off the court. He had a lengthy professional career, and continues to give back to the Champiagn-Urbana community. Now he's an Illinois Hall of Famer.