Local Sports

Hutton Steps Down As Mercer County Boys Basketball Coach

The April 19th Mercer County School Board agenda includes the resignation of varsity boys basketball coach Brian Hutton. Hutton has held the position for eight seasons, since the first year of the consolidation. Prior to Mercer County, Hutton coached for…

Eagle Boys Take Monmouth-Roseville Invite

The Mercer County boys track team wins the Monmouth-Roseville Titan Invitational.  The Eagles scored 182 points last night, fishing ahead of host Monmouth-Roseville. The Titans scored 119 points. Rockridge finished tied for 6th with 41 points. On the girls side,…

Saey Being Recommended For Rockridge Head Basketball Job

Andy Saey is being recommended for the head boys basketball job at Rockridge High School. The Kewanee native had been an assistant for Toby Whiteman, who resigned last month.  Saey, who teaches at Rockridge, also coached previously at Galva and Kewanee. The…

Rockets Pound Out Win, Tigers Stopped By Fillies

The Rockridge Rockets came out swinging as they rolled over Fulton in Three Rivers Athletic Conference baseball action on Friday and the Morrison Fillies used a four run first and made that stand up as they stopped Sherrard to put…