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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…

Time To Explore IHSA Regional Scheduling For Football Again?

Aledo grad and coach of the defending 2A state champions says it may be time again to look at regional scheduling for high school football in Illinois. Job Linboom coaches at Deer Creek-Mackinaw. He says his school is in a…