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Women's golf caps fall with 7th place finish at Hawaii's 'Rainbow Wahine Invitational'

Joshua Morrison
November 16
Filed under Golf, Sports

Mercer’s women’s golf team finished up their fall season during the first week of November at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational in Hawaii. The Lady Bears took on three of the nation’s top 10 programs and finished in a respectable seventh place. The Lady Bears opened the tournament on Nov. 1, looking...

Men's golf barely misses top 5 with 6th place finish at Kiawah

Joshua Morrison
November 2
Filed under Golf, Sports

Mercer’s men’s golf team finished up their fall season on Oct. 18 after a two-day tournament in Kiawah Island S.C., at one of the toughest courses in the nation. Mercer finished the tournament in sixth place after a strong three rounds from sophomore James Beale. Mercer opened the tournament playing...

Men's golf makes history, finishes 8th at Brickyard

Men's golf makes history, finishes 8th at Brickyard

Joshua Morrison
October 19
Filed under Golf, Sports

Mercer men’s golf team finished eighth out of the 15-team field at the end of their first home tournament of the year during the first week of October. The Brickyard Collegiate, taking place Oct. 7-9, featured some of the nation’s top golf programs such as Georgia Tech, Florida State, and The Uni...

Women's gold places 5th at LPGA due to canceled 2nd, 3rd rounds

Bryson Jones
October 19
Filed under Golf, Sports

On Oct. 7, the Mercer women’s golf team headed to Daytona Beach, Fla. for the LPGA Invitational hosted by Xavier University. The tournament was played at the LPGA International Legends Course.  After 18 holes, the Bears saw themselves in a tie for fifth place with a team composite score of 310 strokes. Head...

Men's golf places 9th at Waterchase, final round cancelled due to bee nest

Joshua Morrison
October 5
Filed under Golf, Sports

The Mercer men’s golf team opened up their season at the UTA/Waterchase Invitational in Arlington, TX on Sept. 19-20. The men finished the first day tied for ninth out of 19 teams and were only one stroke behind the eighth-place team after the opening two rounds. The result remained the same after...

Women's golf dominates, repeat as Eat-a-Peach champions

Women's golf dominates, repeat as Eat-a-Peach champions

Joshua Morrison
October 5
Filed under Golf, Sports

Mercer’s Lady Bears golf team picked up their first tournament win of the season at the Macon Eat-A-Peach Collegiate at Oakview Golf Course on Sept. 18-19. The Bears were to post a very strong performance as defending champions. Mercer succeeded in fulfilling their expectations, placing first out of 10 t...

Lady golfers finish 4th due to rain at Chris Bannister Classic

Joshua Morrison
September 21
Filed under Golf, Sports

The Lady Bears golf team traveled to Alabama to begin their season with the Chris Bannister Gamecock Classic on Sunday, Sept. 4 for a three-day, three-round event. Mercer was one of eight schools attending the event and other schools included Samford University and Jacksonville State. The Lady Bears’...

Men's golf finishes 4th in A-Sun thriller

Men's golf finishes 4th in A-Sun thriller

alockwood
April 27
Filed under Golf, Sports

  Mercer’s men’s golf team recorded the lowest round of the Atlantic Sun tournament during Wednesday’s final round at the Chateau Elan Golf Club in Braselton, Ga., as they shot a combined 277 to move up the standings to finish fourth. Kennesaw State would capture their first conference tournam...

Women's golf takes 6th at A-Sun

Women's golf takes 6th at A-Sun

alockwood
April 27
Filed under Golf, Sports

The first round of the Atlantic Sun Championship this year went according to plan as the Mercer women’s golf team blistered the field with an opening-day 300, a team record. Kimberly Graff’s 70 put her in the tournament lead, but after a difficult second and third rounds the team would stagger to a 6th-place fini...

Men's golf finishes 9th at Irish Creek

Men's golf finishes 9th at Irish Creek

alockwood
April 13
Filed under Golf, Sports

The last round of the Irish Creek Collegiate was Mercer’s best of the three-day tournament en route to tying for ninth with North Carolina this past weekend. Totaling a 290 on the final day of play, led by freshman Hans Reimers’ 71, the Bears moved up ever so slightly in the final standings in a...

Women's golf shows improvement at U. of Cincinnati Invitational

Women's golf shows improvement at U. of Cincinnati Invitational

alockwood
March 30
Filed under Golf, Sports

The headline might not be gaudy, but after an eighth place finish in the 23-team field at the University of Cincinnati Spring Invitational, Mercer’s women’s golf program is primed for perhaps their best run into the Atlantic Sun tournament in recent history. The Bears’ final round total of 307 on Sunday cemented their finish behind tournament ...

Men's golf takes 10th at Linger Longer Invitational

Men's golf takes 10th at Linger Longer Invitational

alockwood
March 30
Filed under Golf, Sports

The men’s golf team posted the fifth best team score on the final day of the Linger Longer Invitational to cement their tenth place finish in the competitive 13 team field. Thanks to Thomas Holmes’ 72 and a trio of 73’s from Jone Cone, John Gregory Joseph, and Matt Kocolowski, the Bears posted their best round total of the tournament with a ...

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