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Mendota netters take 3rd in own invite

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
MENDOTA, The Mendota Lady Trojans finished third out of eight teams in the Mendota Tennis Invitational on Oct. 11.
Rockford Lutheran won the tournament with 28 points, followed by Princeton (26) and Mendota (23). Completing the team standings were Coal City (19), Kewanee (14), St. Bede (13), Sterling Newman (12) and Country Day (2).
In No. 1 singles play, Mendota's

Trojans claim BNC soccer championship

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
STILLMAN VALLEY, The Mendota Trojan soccer team wrapped up its first-ever Big Northern Conference championship with a 5-3 victory at Stillman Valley on Oct. 7. The Trojans finished with a final conference record of 7-4-1.
Mendota was down 2-0 early in the game on rebound goals by Stillman Valley after goalie Jesus Delao stopped the initial shots. The Trojans battled

MHS harriers conclude home racing schedule

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
The Mendota High School harriers ran for the final time this season on their home course when they hosted runners from Oregon, Streator, Dixon, Hall, DePue and Somonauk on Oct. 7.
In the girls' race, Streator's Charlene Mascote covered the three-mile course in 20:22 to take top honors.
Emily Ross had the top finish for the Lady Trojans in fourth

Oregon tops Spikers in 2 sets

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
MENDOTA, The Mendota Spikers had their winning streak in Big Northern Conference matches snapped when Oregon posted a 25-14, 25-16 victory over the Spikers on Oct. 7 at the MHS gym.
The Spikers (14-10, 5-5) received six kills, five service points and two blocks from Amy Devitt. Brooke Carroll supplied seven assists and seven service points, while Abby Bromenschenkel collected

MHS's Robinson earns conference golf honors

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
POPLAR GROVE, The Mendota Trojan golfers competed in the Big Northern Conference Golf Tournament on Oct. 2 at Poplar Grove.
The Trojans finished in 10th place out of 16 teams with a 351. Richmond-Burton claimed the team title with a 319.
Mendota's Jaron Robinson finished in a tie for sixth place with a round of 78. The top 10

Trojans blast Rock Falls for 5th win

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 14th, 2014
ROCK FALLS, A two-year absence from the playoffs isn't something football fans are used to around these parts. But that absence from post-season play is hopefully just about to end in Mendota.
The Trojans became playoff eligible when they recorded their fifth win of the season, a 47-8 thrashing of Rock Falls in a Big Northern Conference West Division game

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