MERCO, Rockridge Come Up Short, Tigers Bounce Back

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.


Monmouth-Roseville (3-0) pulled away from Mercer County (2-1) in the second half Thursday night in the semifinals of the ROWVA-Willaimsfield/Ridgewood Tip-Off Tournament to win, 48-40.

The Golden Eagles took a 27-21 lead midway through the third quarter, but the Titans responded with a 21-3 run to put the game away. Tatianna Talivaa led all scorers with 19 points for Monmouth-Roseville. Carmyn Huston, 14, and Brianna Woodard, 10, were also double figures in the win.

Maddie Hofmann paced Mercer County with 12 points.

Ridgewood (2-1) beat Rockridge (1-2) in overtime Thursday in Woodhull, 46-38. Brynlee Wirt had 13 points for the Spartans. Erica Danner led the Rockets with 12.

Sherrard (2-1) bounced back on the road Thursday, defeating IVC ,43-22, in Chillicothe as part of the Geneseo Thanksgiving Girls Basketball Tournament. Grace Bohnert scored 15 points for the Tigers. Adalynn Elsbury was also in double figures for Sherrard with 11.



ROWVA-Williamsfield/Ridgewood Tip-Off Tournament

Monmouth-Roseville 48 Mercer County 40

Ridgewood 46 Rockridge 38 (OT)
Orion 34 Galva 26

Geneseo Thanksgiving Tournament

Sherrard 43 IVC 22

Sterling 50 Knoxville 38

Annawan 47 Geneseo 39

Princeton Tournament

Mendota 23 Streator 16

Midland 50 Stark County 24

Princeton 56 Putnam County 32



Rockridge 42 Wethersfield 6 (7th grade)

Rockridge 27 Wethersfield 16 (8th grade)


For updated conference standings, records, and all-conference teams in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference, visit WRMJ’s TRAC webpage.