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Eagles Win Triangular, Rockets Remain Unbeaten

Mercer County took on Monmouth-Roseville and Farmington in boys and girls track Thursday and took both meets. Rockridge remained unbeaten in softball while Mercer County is still looking for their first win. The Golden Eagles baseball team lost to Annawan-Wethersfield.…

Eagles Tigers Split On The Diamond

Mercer County and Sherrard met on the baseball and softball diamond Wednesday. The Golden Eagles took the baseball game while the Tigers outslugged the Golden Eagles to win the softball game. Peyton Dye’s two run home run in the the…

WRMJ High School Sports Spotlight: School’s Out & Graduation Over, But MERCO’s King Still Has Wrestling Season To Finish

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with Mercer County High School senior Broctyn King Wednesday morning. The 113-pounder finished sixth in state last year and is thankful to get a high school wrestling season in 2021.  

Three Rivers Announces All-Conference Football & Volleyball Teams

The Three Rivers Athletic Conference has announced their All-Conference football and volleyball teams for the 2021 spring seasons. As expected, the conference champions dominated the players named to the first and second teams.   Three Rivers Athletic Conference Football –…

Eagles Split With Spartans, Tigers Sweep Steamers

Mercer County scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth to rally for a baseball victory over Ridgewood while the Spartans softball team pounded out a win over the Golden Eagles.  Sherrard stopped Fulton in both baseball and softball…

WRMJ High School Sports Spotlight: Not Afraid Of Softball Cheers & Not Afraid Of Swinging From Her Shoes; Meet Sherrard Leadoff Hitter Hannah Waddell

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor visited with Sherrard High School senior Hannah Waddell. She patrols center field for the Tigers and is also the team’s leadoff hitter.