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Eagles Complete Sweep Of Spartans

Mercer County put themselves in the drivers seat in the Lincoln Trail Conference baseball race by completing a sweep of the Ridgewood Spartans Thursday.  The Golden Eagles blanked the Spartans 7-0 to take a two game lead with four remaining…

Eagles Sweep Rebels

Mercer County brought their hittin’ sticks to the ballpark Wednesday as they banged out 34 runs in topping Stark County in Lincoln Trail Conference softball action.  The Rockridge Rockets also kept pounding the ball as they rolled over Rock Falls…

Eagles Take Lead In LTC

Mercer County took over first place in the Lincoln Trail Conference baseball race with with a 1-0 victory at Ridgewood Tuesday.  The Golden Eagles Connor Sharp outdueled Noah Ragan to post the victory.  Sharp struck out 13, walked 4 and…

Rockets Capture TRAC Softball Title

The Rockridge Rockets captured their first Three Rivers Athletic Conference softball championship by downing Sherrard 10-5 on Monday night.  The Rockets found themselves trailing 5-4 after five and a half innings but exploded for six runs in the bottom of…