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Tigers, Chargers Open Season With Win

Sherrard started the 2022-23 girls basketball season with a 49-36 win over Knoxville at home as a part of the Geneseo Tournament Monday. The Tigers were led by Olivia Meskan with 14 points. Orion beat Ridgewood 53-43 at the ROWVA-Williamsfield/Ridgewood…

7th Grade Golden Eagles Remain Unbeaten, Take PLC Travel Banner

Mercer County Junior High’s seventh grade girls basketball team moved to 17-0 with a 34-29 win over Rockridge Wednesday. With the win, the Golden Eagles are now in possession of the Prairieland Conference Travel Banner.   JUNIOR HIGH GIRLS BASKETBALL…

High School Spotlight: Coulter, Golden Eagles Ready For State Cross Country Meet

WRMJ talked with Mercer County High School senior cross country runner Derek Coulter for the High School Spotlight Wednesday. The Mercer County boys cross country qualified for the state meet this weekend after finishing fifth at the IHSA 1A Oregon Sectional Saturday.

Relander Leads Golden Eagles Earning All-LTC Honors

Mercer County had four players named to the All-Lincoln Trail Conference first team for the 2022 football season. Owen Relander was a unanimous selection as a wide receiver and defensive back. Relander was the offensive player of the year in…

McPeek, Frieden Tabbed First Team All-LTC

Two Mercer County players were named to the All-Lincoln Trail Conference first team in volleyball. Gabriella McPeek and Madi Frieden were selected as first team all-conference honorees. The Golden Eagles had two players earn honorable mention honors. Molly Hofmann and…