Eagles Edge Tigers In Regional Thriller

Mercer County rallied from ten points down in the second half and then held off Sherrard down the stretch to win in overtime in the semifinals of the Class 2A Sherrard girls regional.  After erasing the deficit, the Golden Eagles lead by five in the fourth quarter but the Tigers rallied to send the game into overtime.  Rockridge’s season came to a close as they fell to ninth ranked Illini West in the other semi.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Class 2A Regionals

Sherrard Regional

Illini West 51  Rockridge 27
Mercer County 55  Sherrard 51 (OT)

Kewanee Regional

Eureka 65  IVC 33
Midwest Central 53  Peoria Heights 38

Rushville-Industry Regional

Quincy Notre Dame 61  Camp Pt. Central 38
Monmouth-Roseville 62  West Hancock 39

Bloomington Central Catholic Regional

Knoxville 51  Tremont 38
Bloomington Central Catholic 56  Olympia

Class 1A Regionals

West Central Regional

Brimfield 72  Ridgewood 50
Annawan 46  West Central 33

ROWVA Regional

Stark County 57  Galva 28
Abingdon-Avon 43  North Fulton 35

 

BOYS BASKETBALL

Lincoln Trail

Rowva-Williamsfield 65  Mercer County 60 (2OT)
Princeville 56  Ridgewood 53
Wethersfield 49  United 35
Stark County 55  Galva 45
Annawan 73  West Central 53

Three Rivers

Orion 66  Fulton 42
Rockridge 40  Erie-Prophetstown 32
Warren 64  Morrison 44

other

Monmouth-Roseville 73  Brimfield 55

 

JUNIOR HIGH WRESTLING

Mercer County 52 Riverdale 34
Mercer County 54  Edison 45
Mercer County 47  Wilson 39