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Rockets Win, Eagles & Tigers Fall

The Rockridge Rockets went on the road for their Three Rivers Athletic Conference opener and stopped Morrison.  Mercer County got off to a slow start scoring just one point in the first quarter in losing to Macomb and for the…

Tigers, Rockets Winners TRAC Games, Eagles Split, Tigers Win On The Mats

In Three Rivers Athletic Conference girls basketball Thursday night, Sherrard took down Orion and Rockridge stopped Morrison.  In wrestling action, Mercer County split with Louisa-Muscatine and Davenport West while Sherrard was an easy winner over Kewanee.   GIRLS BASKETBALL Sherrard…

WRMJ Audio: IHSA Member Schools Voting On Proposal To Repeal District Scheduling For High School Football

This month, IHSA member schools are voting on a proposal to stop district scheduling for high school football. The bylaw amendment was submitted by high school principals Bill Lapp from Fieldcrest and Brian Quam from El Paso-Gridley. WRMJ News/Sports Director…

Bullets Shoot Down Eagles, Sherrard 7th Graders To State

Mercer County went on the road to Knoxville Wednesday night to meet one of the top teams in western Illinois and came up short in girls basketball.  In boys action, Ridgewood downed A-Town.  On the mats, Rockridge lost a tight…

Eagles Drop Home Opener, Tigers & Rockets Fall

Mercer County dropped their home opener Tuesday night to Monmouth-Roseville as the Titans outscored the Golden Eagles by 20 in the second quarter.  Rockridge couldn’t hold on at Sterling Newman and Wethersfield got another big night from Colton Quagliano to…

Eagles Roll At Home, Red Storm Take Invitational

The Mercer County Golden Eagles girls picked up their second win over Orion Monday night, this time on their home floor. Sherrard’s comeback came up short against Knoxville and the United boys took the Rowva-Williamsfield Invitational edging the hosts on…

Three Rivers Announces All-Conference Football Teams

The Three Rivers Athletic Conference has announced the all-conference football teams for the 2019 season.  Morrison was the small school division champion while Princeton won the large school division.   Football – Small Division All Conference Selection and Team Standings…