Record Year for Polar Plunge at Lake Storey

From WGIL radio:

The sun was out, but if you’ll forgive the expression, in a respect, Sunday was no day at the beach.

The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run’s Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics at Lake Storey Sunday. Organizers say it was the largest plunge for them yet — one of several that happened statewide — with nearly nearly 250 people willing to shed some of their pride and take a dip into Lake Storey as a result of their raising funds…..

MOST MONEY RAISED BY A TEAM: The Corner Connection, $5,750
2nd PLACE: Beta Theta Pi Xi, $4,779
3rd PLACE: IL Beta Delta Chapter of Pi Beta Pi, $2,515