Category: Local Sports

WRMJ Wins Top Sports, News & Community Service Broadcasting Awards

WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor interviewing Sherrard multi-sport athlete Blake Lampo.

WRMJ was honored this week by the Illinois Broadcasters Association. The station won three Silver Dome Awards for broadcasting excellence in the Small Market Radio division. WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor was named IBA’s Best Sportscaster and also recognized by…

IHSA Posts Enrollments For 2016/2017 School Year

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The IHSA has listed Mercer County High School’s enrollment at 395 for the 2016/2017 school year, which is 13 less than last school year’s figure of 408. Last fall’s enrollment cutoff for the 2A football playoffs was 407. Orion’s enrollment…

WRMJ Audio: Nine Interviews On High School Sports In The Summer

Mercer County head basketball coach Brian Hutton with the Golden Eagles.

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor had his microphone with him at the Monmouth College Shootout where he conducted nine interviews over the weekend. Rockridge football and basketball student-athlete Michael Griffin: Rockridge basktball coach Toby Whiteman: Mercer County basketball coach: Ridgewood…

WRMJ Interview: Summer Just Part Of Process For Whiteman & Rockets

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WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor spoke with Rockridge boys basketball coach Toby Whiteman this morning. The Rockets play this weekend at the Monmouth College Shootout followed by next weekend’s team camp at the University of Wisconsin and then the Justin…