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A-Town Holds On To Beat Mercer County

  Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   A-Town (5-3, 2-1 LTC) held on in the fourth quarter to defeat Mercer County (5-4, 2-1 LTC) in Aledo Wednesday in girls basketball, 44-42. The Tornadoes had a 20-11 advantage…

Rockets, Tigers Remain Unbeaten With TRAC West Wins

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Rockridge (6-0, 2-0 TRAC West) crushed Orion (5-2, 0-1 TRAC West) on the road Tuesday, 74-37. The Rockets opened the game on a 16-0 run, with 14 of those points being…

Mercer County And Sherrard Get Road Conference Wins

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (5-3, 2-0 LTC) won at ROWVA-Williamsfield (3-7, 0-2 LTC) Monday, 66-44. The Cougars led 15-14 at the end of the first quarter, but the Golden Eagles outscored ROWVA-Williamsfield 28-10…

WRMJ Sportsline: IHSA Football District Scheduling Talk

WRMJ covered the IHSA football district scheduling by-law amendment proposal that will be voted on by IHSA member schools over the next two weeks on Sportsline Saturday morning. WRMJ’s Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor spoke with Mercer County High School Athletic Director…

Golden Eagles Snap Losing Streak At Riverdale

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (3-3) snapped a three-game losing streak with a 71-56 win at Riverdale (5-1) in boys basketball Friday. The Golden Eagles led 33-25 at halftime before Riverdale went on an…

Tigers Use Big Second Quarter To Pull Away From Rockridge

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Sherrard (4-2, 2-0 TRAC West) got a conference win in girls basketball at home Thursday over Rockridge (3-4, 1-1 TRAC West), 44-24. The game was tied 5-5 at the end of…

MERCO Rolls Past Stark County

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (4-3, 1-0 LTC) won its Lincoln Trail Conference Opener (LTC) in girls basketball over Stark County (1-4, 0-1 LTC), 57-36 at home Wednesday. The Golden Eagles led 16-4 at…

Ambulance Coverage Secured For Aledo, Joy, Seaton, & Keithsburg

The Fire Protection Districts of Aledo, Joy, and Seaton, and the City of Keithsburg have reached an oral agreement with Elite Industrial Services or Elite EMS for 911 Ambulance Service. The new ambulance service consists of one ambulance staffed by…

High School Sports Spotlight: Wilson, Top-Ranked Rockets Starting Fast

WRMJ spoke with Rockridge High School senior basketball player TJ Wilson for the High School Sports Spotlight Tuesday. The Rockets (4-0) went undefeated at the Geneseo Thanksgiving Tournament to start the 2023-24 boys basketball season. Through four games, Wilson is averaging 12…