Akre Making Huge Impact At Geneseo; MERCO’s Russell Big Influence

eric and laneWRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor spoke with Geneseo multi-sport standout Lane Akre on Tuesday night at the Rock Island summer 7-on-7 league. Akre attended Mercer County schools through 7th grade when his family moved to Geneseo.  He just wrapped up his junior year where he was a key contributor for the state runner-up football and wrestling teams and also for  the regional finalist baseball team. Akre was also inducted into the National Honor Society last March, where he paid tribute to Mercer County assistant football coach Eric Russell.