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WRMJ Interview: Speaker & Wrestling Eagles Hope To Add To ‘The Wall’ This Season

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor previewed the high school wrestling season with Mercer County head coach Steve Speaker following the Golden Eagles Thursday night practice. The Eagles host the North-South Duals starting at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mercer County High…

Eagles Humbled On Road, Tigers Split Dual Meets

It’s been a tough week for the Mercer County girls basketball team as they suffered their second straight lopsided loss at Knoxville Wednesday night after starting the season with three straight wins.  In wrestling, Sherrard split their two meets last…

Eagles Fail First Road Test

After a quick 4-0 start, the Mercer County Golden Eagles had to journey to one of the toughest places to play in the area where they weren’t up to the test as Monmouth-Roseville rolled to the victory.  Sherrard also failed…

Tigers Win TRAC Opener, DePue Takes Rowva-Williamsfield Tourney

The Sherrard Tigers won their Three Rivers Athletic Conference girls basketball opener Monday night while the Orion Chargers tripped up the Rockridge Rockets.  In boys basketball, DePue completed a perfect 5-0 run to win the Rowva-Williamsfield Turkey Tourney.   GIRLS…

Eagles Go 4-0 At Orion

Despite going 4-0 for the week at the 10 & 32 Orion Tip Off Classic, Mercer County came up short for the top prize as Alleman also went 4-0 but won the tournament by virtue of their average margin of…