Bowl game victory over Michigan. I hope next year she’s at the National Championship game.
Thanks to Matt Daniels for including her in the article.
Sadly, Alabama lost to LSU, but Illinois had the biggest comeback in their history to beat Michigan State 37-34. Forever know in our family as “The Sign Game”.
Turns out her sign and her Illinois flag make it on TV a few times.
Sadly, the tech guy at the resort was on Mexican time and was 30 minutes late opening the hotel bar. I started getting texts that “Ashton is on TV!”. We thought for sure we missed her...
I'm Michael Smith and this website is simply documentation of our travels over the course of 500 days. We are very lucky. We went bowling ... and some other stuff.