Local Sports

Rockets Take Lead In TRAC-West

Rockridge played two matches again Fulton Thursday night and won them both to take the lead in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference west division volleyball standings.  The Rockets won the first match 25-17, 20-25, 25-20 and the second 25-13, 28-26…

WRMJ Interview: Top 100 Midwest Conference Honor For Fourdyce, But Still Plenty of Westmer & New Boston Memories

Westmer grad and New Boston native Josh Fourdyce had a stellar college football career at Knox College. He was recently highlighted in the Midwest Conference’s Top 100, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the conference. Fourdyce spoke with WRMJ Sports Director…

Rockets Handle Eagles

Rockridge dominated the action as they stopped Mercer County in straight games in high school volleyball Wednesday night.  The Rockets won 25-10, 25-12.  In the only other action, Fulton beat West Carroll 25-17, 27-25.  On the pitch, Orion-Sherrard blanked Abingdon-Avon…

WRMJ Interview: Anderson Provides IHSA Update; Plenty Of Info From April Board Meeting

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with IHSA Executive Director Craig Anderson Wednesday morning. The two discussed this month’s IHSA Board meeting, which included a mask update and information on state final dates and sites. Details were also shared on…

New Owner For Alexis Fieldhouse

The Alexis Fieldhouse has a new owner. That information coming from the recent Alexis Village Board meeting, according to Alexis correspondent Sheila Pressley.

Rockets Blast Rams, Chargers Top Eagles

Rockridge scored 20 unanswered points in the second quarter as they pummeled Riverdale 60-25 in high school football Monday night. The Rockets lead 21-13 after the first quarter before they took off. Rockridge sophomore running back Peyton Locke set a…

WRMJ Interview: Despite Shortened Season Henry Got Hoops; Earns IBCA All-State Honors

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with Rockridge High School junior Nate Henry Monday night. He earned all-state honors from the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association while his teammate Jenson Whiteman received special mention recognition from IBCA.