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Rams Wrap Up TRAC Title

Riverdale swept their Three Rivers Athletic Conference match ups with Sherrard with a victory on the Tigers home court to wrap up the girls conference west division title.  The Rams defense held Sherrard to under twenty points in both victories. …

Eagles Fall to 0-2 in LTC Tournament

The Mercer County Golden Eagles dropped to 0-2 in the Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament with a 48-35 loss to Princeville Friday night. The Golden Eagles return to action Saturday afternoon at 2:30 pm against West Central, a 2:10 pm broadcast…

Boys LTC Tournament Begins, Rockets Slip By Tigers

The boys Lincoln Trail Conference basketball tournament got underway at Wethersfield High School Thursday night and all of the top seeds picked up wins.  In Three Rivers Athletic Conference play, the Rockridge Rockets had to rally on the road to…

WRMJ’s Ty Taylor Hosts This Week’s IRN Prep Report

This week’s Illinois Radio Network IRN Prep Report is hosted by WRMJ’s Ty Taylor. The program features E-Sports in high school, and how the IHSA expects a state tournament series to begin in E-Sports within the next couple of years.

WRMJ High School Sports Spotlight: Anthem Singer Wilson Also Enjoys Her Time On Competitive Cheerleading Mat

WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with Sherrard High School senior Payton Wilson this morning. She sings the National Anthem at various school events and is also a member of the school’s competitive cheerleading team, which competes at the IHSA…

Eagles Drop Home Finale, Tigers Roll On Mats

Mercer County continued their late season slide and West Central scored the last 15 points of the game to down the Golden Eagles on Senior Night.  Sherrard continues to dominate on the mats as they picked up two more wins.…

WRMJ Interview: At Home At The Scorer’s Table, On The Sidelines & In A Combine; Meet Stark County’s Gary Steward

WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor recently visited with Stark County farmer Gary Steward. He is very active with Stark County School District athletics–keeping the scorebook for over 30 years at basketball games and also serving as a longtime member of…

WRMJ Audio: West Central High School On Board With Esports

WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor spoke with West Central High School athletic director Shane Tucker on Wednesday. The school has added an Esports team as the IHSA considers adding a state tournament series for the activity.

United Leads Lincoln Trail, Rockets Win Twice On Mats

The United Red Storm find themselves a top the Lincoln Trail Conference boys basketball standings heading into the conference tournament.  United beat West Central to run their mark to 5-0.  Four teams sit at 3-1.  On the mats, Rockridge won…