Week 6: Golden Eagles Get Important Win; Sherrard, Orion Suffer Fourth Loss

Local sports results are presented by Genesis Physical Therapy.

 

Mercer County (3-3, 2-2 LLC Big) snapped a two-game losing streak with a 20-12 win over Elmwood-Brimfield (1-5, 1-4 LLC Big) Friday. Tannen Whitehall scored all three touchdowns for the Golden Eagles. Whitehall had two rushing touchdowns and also scored on a 55-yard fumble recovery on the final play of the first half to put Mercer County up 20-6 at halftime. The Golden Eagles host Illini West in Week 7.

Morrison (6-0, 4-0 TRAC West) defeated Sherrard (2-4, 1-2 TRAC West) 42-14 Friday. The Mustangs led 21-14 at halftime and outscored the Tigers 21-0 in the third quarter to pull away. Morrison sophomore running back Brady Anderson carried the ball 12 times for 182 yards and two touchdowns in the win. The Mustangs finished with 494 yards of total offense.

Erie-Prophetstown (1-5, 1-3 TRAC West) scored a touchdown with no time on the clock and converted the two-point try to stun Orion (2-4, 0-3 TRAC West), 35-34 Friday. Jeremiah Kochevar connected with Demetree Larsen on a six-yard touchdown pass as time expired. Larson caught the pass on the two-point conversion as well. Orion is at Sherrard in Week 7.

 

LINCOLNLAND CONFERENCE (BIG)

Mercer County 20 Elmwood-Brimfield 12

Knoxville 42 Illini West 12

Farmington 26 Macomb 8

West Hancock 67 LVC 8

LINCOLNLAND CONFERENCE (SMALL)

Stark County 24 ROWVA-Williamsfield 14

Princeville 34 South Fulton 32

Annawan-Wethersfield 42 Havana 0

A-Town 42 United 22

LINCOLNLAND CONFERENCE (NON-CONFERENCE)

Heyworth 42 Rushville-Industry 22

TRAC (WEST)

Morrison 42 Sherrard 14

Erie-Prophetstown 35 Orion 34

Rockridge 28 Monmouth-Roseville 13

TRAC (EAST)
Princeton 37 Kewanee 14

Newman 20 Bureau Valley 14

TRAC (NON-CONFERENCE)

Hall 32 IVC 24

TRAC (CROSSOVER)

Mendota 35 Riverdale 14

WESTERN BIG 6

Sterling 13 Geneseo 3

Rock Island 24 UT 14

Quincy 56 Galesburg 19

Moline forfeit win over Alleman

8-MAN FOOTBALL

West Central 36 Bushnell-Prairie City 34

Ridgewood 44 Peoria Heights 0