Ty Taylor

WRMJ Sportsline: Sherrard Girls Track Coach Todd Volkert & Looking Ahead To Spring Sports Postseason

On Sportsline this week, Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor opened the show highlighting some local sports results from earlier in the week and looked ahead to the spring sports postseason, which gets underway next month. Then, Sherrard girls track and field coach…

Friday Sports Roundup

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Local high sports results from Friday, April 12, are below.   BASEBALL Kewanee 8 Orion 7 Newman 10 Erie-Prophetstown 1 Hall 6 Mendota 1   SOFTBALL Orion 16 Kewanee 15 Erie-Prophetstown…

Sherrard Wins 9th Straight In Rout Of Orion

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Sherrard (10-1, 4-0 TRAC West) won its ninth straight game Thursday, defeating Orion (2-8, 1-3 TRAC West) in baseball, 13-3. The Chargers opened the scoring with a run in the top…

MERCO Walks Off Alleman

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (6-3) scored a run in the bottom of the eighth inning to walk off Alleman (3-9) in softball Wednesday, 2-1. The Pioneers opened the scoring with a run in…

Saturday Sports: Sherrard Sweeps Princeton In Baseball, Softball

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Sherrard defeated Princeton at home in both baseball and softball Saturday. In baseball, Sherrard (7-1) beat Princeton (1-2), 8-4. The matchup was a rematch of a regional championship game from last…

WRMJ Sportsline: Rockridge Softball Loss Reaction, Mercer County Softball Coach Dustin Murray, & More

On Sportsline this week, Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor opened the show discussing Rockridge softball’s loss to Ridgewood Friday, just the program’s second loss since 2021. Ty also talks with Rockridge head coach Scott Durbin. Then, Mercer County softball coach Dustin Murray…

Ridgewood Hands Rockridge First Softball Loss Of The Season

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Ridgewood (4-0) knocked off the three-time defending 2A state champion Rockridge Rockets (2-1) in softball Friday, 6-4. The Spartans never trailed in the game. Ridgewood opened the scoring with a pair…

Lewis Gets 600th Career Strikeout In Rockridge Win Over Orion

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Rockridge (2-0, 1-0 TRAC West) opened Three Rivers Athletic Conference (TRAC) West play with a 6-2 win over Orion (1-4, 0-1 TRAC West) in softball Thursday. Rocket senior Kendra Lewis tallied…

New Northside Diamond Game Ready By 2025

Progress moving forward with a new varsity baseball field at Aledo’s Northside Park. The diamond will be ready for games in the spring of 2025 and will include a new scoreboard says Tanner Dunn with the Aledo Park District. The…

Mercer County Gas Prices Below Statewide Average

Heading toward the Easter holiday weekend, Mercer County gas prices are averaging $3.80 per gallon. The statewide average is $3.90 with the Illinois Quad Cities averaging $3.71. In Iowa, the statewide average is $3.32 with the Iowa Quad Cities averaging…