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Tigers Tied For First In TRAC

The Sherrard Tigers found themselves tied for first in the Three Rivers Athletic conference girls basketball standings this morning following last night’s upset victory by Amboy over Kewanee.  The Tigers and Boilermakers now have one conference loss with one game…

Eagles Go To 3-0 In LTC Tourney Play

Mercer County’s Ty Taylor’s put back as the clock expired gave the Golden Eagles a win over United at the Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament Saturday.  Sherrard battled state ranked Quincy Notre Dame at the Galesburg shoot-out but came up short.…

Mercer County Opens LTC Tourney With Win

Mercer County topped Princeville for the second time this month as they opened Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament play Thursday night.  On the mats, the Golden Eagles won big on senior night and Sherrard topped Rockridge and St. Bede in a…

Eagles Fall To Annawan, Tigers Take TRAC Double Dual

The Mercer County Golden Eagles hung tough but fell to league leading Annawan in Lincoln Trail Conference girls play Wednesday while Sherrard continued their winning ways in Three Rivers Conference wrestling with victories over Orion sixth ranked Erie-Prophetstown.   GIRLS…

Braves Alone A Top Of LTC, Rockets Keep Pace In TRAC

Ridgewood stopped Mercer County in boys basketball Tuesday night to move into a second place tie behind undefeated Annawan in the Lincoln Trail race as the conference tournament opens Thursday. Rockridge and Sherrard both posted Three Rivers Athletic Conference wins.…