Turk Announces 2014-15 Signing Class
April 8, 2014
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - University of Illinois head coach Mike Turk announced the addition of ten athletes for the 2014-15 season on Tuesday.
Matt Burns (Willowbrook HS), Parker Deloye (Barrington HS), Cole Henderson (Pekin HS), Dan Lathrop (Plainfield South HS), Molefi Maat (Cordova HS), Luke Schroer (Wheaton Warrenville South HS), Zack Smith (Downers Grove North HS), Jonathon Wells (Grant HS), Billy Magnesen (Hinsdale Central HS) and Angel Estrada (Highland Park HS) will join the Illinois track and field program next season.
"Our staff has worked very hard to produce this class and we are pleased with the results," said Turk. "This class includes five individual state championships and 57 points at the 2013 Illinois 3A State Meet. We were able add quality guys to the distance, sprint and field event groups that fit the profile and culture of the program. We are very excited about these guys and believe they will be the foundation of a strong competitive program on both the Big Ten and national level throughout their careers."