Local Sports

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…

WRMJ Sportsline: Spring Sports Check-In With Sherrard Baseball & Softball, University of Illinois Tight End Cole Rusk

On Sportsline this week, Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor opened the show discussing how the spring sports seasons have started for our local schools and reacted to the athletics news from this month’s Mercer County School District Board of Education meeting. Then,…

MERCO Walks Off Orion To Remain Unbeaten

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.   Mercer County (4-0) rallied in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Orion (1-2), 3-2, in softball Thursday. The Golden Eagles held a 1-0 lead entering the top of the…