Week 11 & 12 at the Journal Star

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Kendall Farmer, 3, of Peoria looks inside his Easter egg with his father Ken and sister Jasmine, 6, on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Kendall Farmer, 3, of Peoria looks inside his Easter egg with his father Ken and sister Jasmine, 6, on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Peoria Chiefs outfielder Nick Martini runs onto the the field during introductions at the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Peoria Chiefs outfielder Nick Martini runs onto the field during introductions at the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Sandra Latham of Peoria spray washes her car as her nephew Bryson accidentally gets sprayed by water on Thursday afternoon at Waterworks Car Wash on North Meadowbrook Rd.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Sandra Latham of Peoria spray washes her car as her nephew Bryson accidentally gets sprayed by water on Thursday afternoon at Waterworks Car Wash on North Meadowbrook Rd.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Adrianna Collins, 7, of Peoria gathers Easter eggs in her arms on Saturday morning during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Adrianna Collins, 7, of Peoria gathers Easter eggs in her arms on Saturday morning during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Josh Sender hands out stickers before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Josh Sender hands out stickers before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Marilou Klein Moore of Nova Scotia has her Easter vigil candle lit by her mother Mary Klein of Germantown Hills on Easter Sunday at St. Mary's Cathedral.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Marilou Klein Moore of Nova Scotia has her Easter vigil candle lit by her mother Mary Klein of Germantown Hills on Easter Sunday at St. Mary’s Cathedral.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Ann Rosenberg and Merle Felder of Peoria chat with others before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Ann Rosenberg and Merle Felder of Peoria chat with others before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Nicholas Greer, 5, of Peoria collects eggs behind a slide on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Nicholas Greer, 5, of Peoria collects eggs behind a slide on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR A referee tries to get the attention of players from the IceHogs and Rivermen on Saturday at Carver Arena. The IceHogs defeated the Rivermen 5-4.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR A referee tries to get the attention of players from the IceHogs and Rivermen on Saturday at Carver Arena. The IceHogs defeated the Rivermen 5-4.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Peoria Chiefs outfielder Nick Martini and catcher Gerwuins Velazco wait for their at bat during the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Peoria Chiefs outfielder Nick Martini and catcher Gerwuins Velazco wait for their at bat during the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

 

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Megan Eller, 5, of Germantown Hills shows the inside of her egg on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Megan Eller, 5, of Germantown Hills shows the inside of her egg on Saturday during an underwater Easter egg hunt at the AquaPlex.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  People walk in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR People walk in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Rivermen defenseman Taylor Chorney attempts to get the puck past IceHogs goalie Henrik Karlsson and defenseman Ryan Stanton on Saturday at Carver Arena. The IceHogs defeated the Rivermen 5-4.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Rivermen defenseman Taylor Chorney attempts to get the puck past IceHogs goalie Henrik Karlsson and defenseman Ryan Stanton on Saturday at Carver Arena. The IceHogs defeated the Rivermen 5-4.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Adam Rosso gives a hug to Journal Star beat writer Dave Eminian after he was formally inducted into the Peoria Rivermen Hall of Fame on Saturday night at the Rivermen game at Carver Arena. Dave Eminian was in his 28th season covering the Peoria Rivermen for the Journal Star at the time of his induction.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Adam Rosso gives a hug to Journal Star beat writer Dave Eminian after he was formally inducted into the Peoria Rivermen Hall of Fame on Saturday night at the Rivermen game at Carver Arena. Dave Eminian was in his 28th season covering the Peoria Rivermen for the Journal Star at the time of his induction.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Peoria Chiefs players are introduced at the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Peoria Chiefs players are introduced at the home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Ronan McDaniel, 10, of Peoria gets help putting a a sticker from his sister Gwen, 13, and mother Jennifer before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Ronan McDaniel, 10, of Peoria gets help putting a sticker from his sister Gwen, 13, and mother Jennifer before walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Shadows fall on a fence of those walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Shadows fall on a fence of those walking in the March of the Living to commemorate those who died in the Holocaust on Monday during Holocaust Remembrance Day outside of Congregation Anshai Emeth. Over one hundred people participated in the walk and to hear the story of Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Brayden Lent, 10, of Dunlap and Aidan Hancock, 10, of Chillicothe look out onto the field during the Peoria Chiefs home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Brayden Lent, 10, of Dunlap and Aidan Hancock, 10, of Chillicothe look out onto the field during the Peoria Chiefs home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Rivermen defenseman David Shields lays on the ice as he tries to take the puck away from Oklahoma City center Josh Green on Friday night at Carver Arena.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Rivermen defenseman David Shields lays on the ice as he tries to take the puck away from Oklahoma City center Josh Green on Friday night at Carver Arena.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Leo Fauser peeks over edge of the railing during the Peoria Chiefs home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Leo Fauser peeks over edge of the railing during the Peoria Chiefs home opener against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Gerwuins Velazco of the Chiefs tags out Parker Berberet of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers during a Midwest League game at Peoria Chiefs Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs won with a score of 7-2.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Gerwuins Velazco of the Chiefs tags out Parker Berberet of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers during a Midwest League game at Peoria Chiefs Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs won with a score of 7-2.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Nick Martini of the Chiefs slides into first base after getting checked by Wisconsin Timber Rattlers pitcher Jorge Lopez during a Midwest League game at Peoria Chiefs Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs won with a score of 7-2.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Nick Martini of the Chiefs slides into first base after getting checked by Wisconsin Timber Rattlers pitcher Jorge Lopez during a Midwest League game at Peoria Chiefs Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs won with a score of 7-2.

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