Lake Land fans are invited to the annual academic awards gala, May 7th in the Field House. This year, the gala will feature a silent and live auction, with all proceeds going to Lake Land College Athletics. Among the items up for bid: Field box Cardinals tickets; Final round tickets to the U.S. Open; a turkey hunting trip to Nebraska; and a trip to Par-A-Dice Casino. Tickets are $25 each and that also covers hors d’oeuvres and dinner. Reserve tickets at 217-234-5260.