Golden Eagles and Rockets Move to 3-3

Mercer County earned a Lincoln Trail Conference win on the road over Princeville 32-6 Friday night. The Princes scored on the first play from scrimmage but after that the Golden Eagles scored 32 unanswered points. Mercer County got two rushing touchdowns from David Meese and two passing touchdowns from Matthew Lucas. The Golden Eagles are 3-3.


Rockridge bounced back this week with a 27-8 win against Morrison Friday night. The Rockets led 13-8 in the first and didn’t score again until the fourth quarter. Brayden Deem led Rockridge to the win, scoring three total touchdowns. Rockridge is 3-3.


Sherrard remained winless with a 60-0 loss to Mendota Friday night.


Orion lost a heartbreaker to Monmouth-Roseville 34-28 Thursday night. The Titans scored with 23 seconds left in the game to take the lead. The Chargers are 2-4 and need to win the rest of their regular season games to make the playoffs.


A complete look at Week 6 action is below.


Lincoln Trail Conference

Mercer County 32 Princeville 6

Knoxville 54 Annawan-Wethersfield 26

United 66 Ridgewood 34

ROWVA-Williamsfield 44 Stark County 8

Abingdon-Avon 1 Havana 0 (Forfeit)


Three Rivers Conference (Rock)

Rockridge 27 Morrison 8

Erie-Prophetstown 42 Riverdale 6

Monmouth-Roseville 34 Orion 28 (Thursday)


Three Rivers Conference (Mississippi)

Kewanee 24 Spring Valley Hall 22

Peru St. Bede 13 Bureau Valley 7

Princeton 41 Sterling Newman Central Catholic 0


Three Rivers Conference (Crossover)
Mendota 60 Sherrard 0


Prairieland Conference

Farmington 51 Rushville-Industry 12

Elmwood-Brimfield 22 Macomb 18

Illini West 40 South Fulton 6


Western Big 6

Moline 41 United Township 0

Geneseo 48 Alleman 0

Sterling 50 Quincy 18

Rock Island 33 Galesburg 30 (OT)