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Mercer County Sweeps Ridgewood

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (13-10, 5-2 LTC) got a win on the second day in a row by defeating Ridgewood (6-19, 2-5 LTC) in straight sets 25-13, 25-11. Molly Hofmann had 13 kills…

MERCO, Sherrard Get Volleyball Wins; Rockridge Falls To Mon-Rose

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (11-11, 4-2 LTC) beat Elmwood (8-16, 2-4 Prairieland Conference) in volleyball in straight sets 25-18, 25-10. Molly Hofmann led the Golden Eagles with 15 kills in the win. Sherrard…

Week 6 IHSA Football AP Poll

The Associated Press (AP) Week 6 IHSA football poll was released Tuesday afternoon. The Rockridge Rockets are ranked 9th in Class 2A this week. Other local schools in this week’s rankings are Knoxville (#5 in 2A), Morrison (#4 in 1A),…

Rockridge Girls, Riverdale Boys Golf Advance To State; Handful Of Local Individuals Qualify

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   The Rockridge Rockets advanced to the IHSA State Finals as a team in girls golf Monday by finishing third at the IHSA 1A Girls Golf Sectional in Pontiac. Rockridge scored 377,…

Saturday Sports: Rockridge Punches Playoff Ticket With Win Over Monmouth-Roseville

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   The Rockridge Rockets (5-1, 4-0 TRAC West) became playoff eligible with a 28-13 win over Monmouth-Roseville (3-3, 2-2 TRAC West) Saturday. Rockridge quarterback Cullen Schwigen was 8-20 passing for 82 yards…

WRMJ Sportsline: Week 6 High School Football Recap With Matlick, Johnston, Filler, & More

WRMJ recapped Week 6 of the high school football season Saturday morning on Sportsline. Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor were joined by  Mercer County head coach Tanner Matlick, Orion head coach Chip Filler, and Sherrard head coach Brandon Johnston. This…

Week 6: Golden Eagles Get Important Win; Sherrard, Orion Suffer Fourth Loss

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (3-3, 2-2 LLC Big) snapped a two-game losing streak with a 20-12 win over Elmwood-Brimfield (1-5, 1-4 LLC Big) Friday. Tannen Whitehall scored all three touchdowns for the Golden…

Rockets, Graves Claim Girls Golf Regional Championship

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   The Rockridge Rockets won the IHSA 1A Girls Golf Regional at Midland Golf Club in Kewanee Thursday. The Rockets team score of 374 finished one stroke ahead of second place United,…

High School Sports Spotlight: ‘Swiss Army Knife’ Fender Looking To Complete Sherrard Football Turnaround

WRMJ spoke with Sherrard High School senior football player Noah Fender for the High School Sports Spotlight Thursday.  Fender has scored two rushing touchdowns, a receiving touchdown, and a defensive touchdown this season for the Tigers, to go along with…

Sherrard, Riverdale Win Boys Golf Regionals

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   The Sherrard Tigers won the IHSA Class 1A boys golf regional championship at Valley View Golf Club in Cambridge Wednesday. The Tigers team score, 338, was 18 strokes better than…