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Talking High School Sports on the Radio: Officiating Three IHSA State Basketball Tourneys In Four Years For Aledo Grad Lower

The latest segment of Jim & Brian Talking High School Sports on the Radio involves discussion of 1994 Aledo grad Patrick Lower. He is officiating his third IHSA state basketball tournament in four years.  

WRMJ Sportsline Interview: ‘The Mark & Mark Show’ Talk 76/77 aGd Hoops and the Late R. Craig Kelley

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with Mark Artcher and Mark McCreight on the WRMJ Sportsline this morning. The two talked about the 1976/1977 Aledo Green Dragon basketball team that reached the Sweet 16 and was coached by the late…

LTC Announces Girls All-Conference Basketball Teams

The Lincoln Trail Conference announced their 2017-8 girls All-Conference basketball teams.  Conference champion Annawan had four players named to the first or second team.  Runner-up Princeville matched that.  Mercer County had two players named to the second team.   2017-18…

Annawan, Bureau Valley Advance In Sectional Play

Fourth ranked Annawan  advanced in the Class 1A State tournament with a win at the Ottawa sectional. The Braves topped Mooseheart 53-33.  Owen Landwher lead Annawan with 21 points. Wethersfield will play top ranked Aurora Christian at Ottawa.  With the…

Three Rivers Announces Girls Basketball All-Conference Team

The Three Rivers Athletic Conference has announced their All-Conference basketball teams for the 2017-18 season.  All the members of the first team were unanimous selections.  Sherrard edged Riverdale by one game to win this year’s western division title. Three Rivers…