Golden Eagles and Rockets Earn Important Week 9 Wins

The Mercer County Golden Eagles clinched a playoff spot with a 36-18 win on Senior Night at George Pratt Memorial Field on Friday night. Mercer County led 16-0 at halftime on touchdown runs by Matthew Lucas and Owen Relander. The Golden Eagles are 6-3.

Rockridge beat Orion 49-28 on Friday night to get their fifth win of the season. The Rockets are playoff eligible. Orion’s season comes to an end with a record of 4-5.

 

Sherrard finished a winless season with a 28-14 loss to Riverdale on Friday night.

 

A complete look at Week 9 action is below.

 

Lincoln Trail Conference

Mercer County 36 Annawan-Wethersfield 18

United 40 Abingdon-Avon 26

Knoxville 46 ROWVA-Williamsfield 6

Princeville 29 Stark County 7

South Fulton 46 Ridgewood 30

 

Three Rivers Conference (Rock)

Rockridge 49 Orion 28

Riverdale 28 Sherrard 14

Erie-Prophetstown 25 Morrison 6

 

Three Rivers Conference (Mississippi)

Sterling Newman Central Catholic 20 Kewanee 17

Bureau Valley 34 Spring Valley Hall 7

Peru St. Bede 33 Mendota 15

 

Three Rivers Conference (Crossover)

Princeton 55 Monmouth-Roseville 14

 

Prairieland Conference 

Farmington 48 Lewistown 17

Rushville-Industry 50 West Hancock 8

Elmwood-Brimfield 54 Havana 30

Macomb 36 Illini West 28

 

Western Big 6

Sterling 38 United Township 27

Galesburg 63 Alleman 0

Moline 28 Geneseo 13

Rock Island 56 Quincy 26