John Hoscheidt

Ridgewood Wins Sectional

The Ridgewood Spartans won the Class 1A Havana boys golf sectional on Wednesday.  The Spartans fired a 326.  Pleasant Plains was second with a 332 and Williamsville was third with a 337.  Those three schools will advance to the state…

Eagles, Red Storm, Chargers Win In Volleyball Action

Mercer County improved to 6-2 in Lincoln Trail Conference volleyball action with a three game win over Ridgewood while United remained unbeaten on Tuesday night.  In the Three Rivers Athletic Conference, Orion remained tied with Riverdale atop the standings with…

Schmitt Qualifies For State

Sherrard junior Nikki Schmitt qualified for the Class 1A girls state golf finals at the Metamora Sectional Monday.  Schmitt earned a return trip to state with a 76.  Bloomington Central Catholic won the team title with a 324.  Eureka was…

Titans, Cougars Win LTC Cross Country Titles, Rams Top Chargers

Annawan-Wethersfield won the Lincoln Trail Conference girls cross country meet on their home course of Kewanee Dunes while Mid-County edged Mercer County by four points to take the boys title on Thursday.  The Titans Whitney Johnson was the top girls…

Sherrard Wins Regional, Rockridge & Mercer Co. Also Advance

The Sherrard Tigers won the Class 1A United girls golf regional at Gibson Woods on Wednesday.  Rockridge took second and Mercer County third as all three teams advanced to next weeks sectional.  Nikki Schmidt of Sherrard was the medalist.  …

Rockridge Wins Regional Golf Championship

The Rockridge Rockets edged the Ridgewood Spartans by one stroke to win the Class 1A Wethersfield boys regional golf championship at Kewanee Dunes on Tuesday.  Sherrard nipped Mercer County by one stroke to finish third and also advanced to next…

Eagles Fly Past Spartans, Titans Take Charger Challenge

Mercer County unleashed a strong running game en route to rolling over Ridgewood 47-6  at Goff-Stahl Field Saturday afternoon.  Mercer County’s Wyatt Kellogg broke off touchdown runs of 53, 8 and 68 yards as the Golden Eagles built a 35-6…

Spartans, Red Storm Capture LTC Golf Titles

Ridgewood placed all four players in the top ten as they won the boys Lincoln Trail Conference golf championship Wednesday at Oak Run Golf Course while United won their second straight girls title.  In volleyball, Mercer County picked up another…

Rams Take TRAC Boys Golf Title, Newman Wins Cross Country

Riverdale won their third straight Three Rivers Athletic Conference boys golf title at Valley View Country Club in Cambridge Tuesday.  The Ram’s Anthony Ruthey was the medalist with a two under 70.  Rockridge’s Carson Hall finished fourth with a 77.…