Bullets Shoot Down Eagles

Mercer County hosted state ranked Knoxville in girls basketball Wednesday night and the Blue Bullets used a 26-0 run in the second and third quarters to roll to a 64-29 victory.  In other girls play Bushnell-Prairie City stopped United 45-37 and Dixon topped Orion 41-31.  In boys basketball Bureau Valley edged Riverdale 58-56

In high school wrestling Rockridge beat Monmouth-Roseville 54-24 but lost to Alleman 60 to 18.  Alleman beat Monmouth-Roseville 72-6.

Prairieland Junior High basketball results:

7th Grade:  Mercer County 32  Sherrard 31
Rockridge 64  Orion 6
8th Grade:  Mercer County 40  Sherrard 27
Rockridge 39  Orion 20