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High School Sports Spotlight: Hanson’s Sherrard Wrestling Room Partner Setting Him Up For Nice Season

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor spoke with Sherrard senior wrestler Karsyn Hanson this morning. The 220-pounder is off to a solid start and says much of his success can be attributed to his workout partner in the Tiger wrestling room.

Sherrard Boys Pick Up TRAC Win, Ladies Fall In Non-Conference Play

The Sherrard Tigers boys basketball team played a Monday night match-up with Morrison and downed the Mustangs.  In girls action, the Tigers had 13 first quarter turnovers and couldn’t recover as they lost to Wethersfield while Rockridge lead 15-0 to…

Eagles And Chargers 2nd In Tournament Action

The Mercer County Golden Eagles and Orion Chargers finished second in wrestling tournament action on Saturday.  Mercer County finished behind Stillman Valley at the hosts event while Orion finished second behind Lena-Winslow, the defending Class 1A state champions at Erie-Prophetstown.…

Sherrard Girls and Boys Win, Golden Eagles Girls Fall

The Sherrard Lady Tigers defeated the Mercer County Golden Eagles last night at Sherrard High School in a Friday night girls game. The Sherrard boys’ team also picked up a win, as they beat the United Red Storm at the…

Rams Hold Off Tigers, Rockets Split Dual, Eagles Drop Pair

The Riverdale Rams were able to hold off the Sherrard Tigers in Three Rivers Athletic Conference girls basketball action Thursday night. On the mats, Rockridge beat Manual and lost to Kewanee while Mercer County couldn’t overcome forfeits to lose to…

Tigers Post Win At United, Wrestlers Also Finish On Top

Sherrard picked up their second win of the season over West Prairie at the United Christmas Tournament Wednesday night while Orion lost to Riverdale in a match-up of TRAC teams.  On the mats, Sherrard topped Monmouth-Roseville and Macomb with Orion…