Golden Eagles, Rockets Fall Short Wednesday

Monmouth-Roeseville cruised to a 66-21 win over Mercer County Wednesday in Woodhull. The Golden Eagles turned the ball over 30 times in the loss. Monmouth-Roesville was led in scoring by Mattie Gillen with 19 points. Carmyn Huston added 18 in the win. The Titans are 2-0. Mercer County is 1-1.

Ridgewood kept Rockridge at arms length for much of the night on their way to a 40-30 win Wednesday in Woodhull. The Spartans led 17-15 at halftime, but a three-pointer by Cierra Bush gave the Rockets a short-lived one point lead in the third quarter. Ridgewood closed the third quarter on a 14-2 run to lead 31-20 at the end of three quarters. Bush led Rockridge with 12 points. Brynlee Wirt paced Ridgewood, scoring 18 points. The Spartans move to 1-1. The Rockets fall to 0-2.

 

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL

 

ROWVA-Williamsfield / Ridgewood Tournament

Monmouth-Roseville 66 Mercer County 21

Ridgewood 40 Rockridge 30

A-Town 51 Monmouth-Roseville JV 10

ROWVA-Williamsfield 47 Bushnell-Prairie City 23

 

Geneseo Tournament

Sherrard 59 Sterling 28

Geneseo 43 Rock Falls 32

Knoxville 58 IVC 24

Annawan 63 Newman 23

 

Princeton Tournament

Erie-Prophetstown 43 Midland 28

Bureau Valley 43 Midland 28

Putnam County 47 Streator 28