Local Sports

Mercer Co., Sherrard, Orion and Rockridge all successful

An exciting week number 5 as Mercer County had a successful night in Oneida beating Rowva-Williamsfield 48-28. Rockridge doubled up on Monmouth-Roseville 28-14 and Orion beat Erie-Prophetstown 27-7.  For the first time this season, the Sherrard Tigers walk away with…

Tigers Stay Perfect in TRAC West

Sherrard remained unbeaten in Three Rivers Athletic Conference West Division play with a straight set victory over Monmouth-Roseville Thursday. The Tigers are 11-3 overall and 7-0 in the conference. Elsewhere, Princeville beat United. Mercer County came up short in a…

Murray Hired As Mercer County Softball Coach

Mercer County High School hired Dustin Murray as the school’s new varsity softball coach at Wednesday’s school board meeting. Morgan Weeks resigned at the end of last season after leading the program for six years. Murray had been an assistant…

Golden Eagles Take LTC Boys Golf Crown

Mercer County won the Lincoln Trail Conference Meet in boys golf Wednesday. The Golden Eagles topped United and ROWVA-Williamsfield by two strokes. Hunter Weeks and Carson Boelens each were top five finishers individually. Elsewhere, Mercer County fell to Annawan and…

Boland Wins Individual TRAC Title

Sherrard’s Andrew Boland defeated St. Bede’s Jake Delaney in a two-hole playoff to earn the Three Rivers Athletic Conference individual championship in boys golf at Highland Springs. Both Boland and Delaney shot a 74 through 18 holes. Riverdale won the…

High School Spotlight: Bohnsack, Rockets Off to Fast Start

WRMJ talked with Rockridge senior wide receiver and defensive back Kameron Bohnsack for this week’s High School Spotlight. Bohnsack had four catches for 101 yards and a touchdown. He also scored a rushing touchdown. Rockridge is 3-1 and 2-0 in…

Eagles Beat A-Town

Mercer County beat Abingdon-Avon in straight sets Monday. The Golden Eagles are now 10-7 on the season and 3-1 in the Lincoln Trail Conference. Elsewhere, the Golden Eagles beat Stark County in boys golf. Also on the links, the Rockridge…

Eagles Finish Second At Judy Richmond Classic

Mercer County went 3-1 at the Judy Richmond Classic over the weekend, losing in the championship to Fulton in straight sets. Elsewhere, Rockridge won the consolation bracket at the Pearl City Tournament Saturday.   VOLLEYBALL Judy Richmond Classic Fulton def…