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Bradley's bunch struggles at JU's Sea Best Invite at TPC Sawgrass

Matt Williams

February 8, 2012


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The Mercer men’s golf team had a disappointing beginning to the spring season, coming in ninth in the Sea Best Invitational at TPC Sawgrass, hosted by Jacksonville University. Heading in the final round on Tuesday, Jan. 31, the Bears were in sixth. After the last round, however, they were in ninth...

Lady golfers to compete for final place in top five

Bryson Jones

January 25, 2012


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The Mercer women’s golf team is looking to set a standard of excellence going into the 2012 competitive season. Led by Head Coach Gary Guyer the team looks to take the precedent set in the fall of 2011 and take that momentum into the spring of 2012 to finish well in conference play. The lady golfers...

Men's golf sets lofty goals

Matt Williams

January 25, 2012


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As the championship part of Mercer’s golf schedule quickly approaches, the Bears have several goals that are still set clearly in their sights. During the fall semester schedule, new Head Coach Steve Bradley and new Assistant Coach Jacob Davidson were still trying to feel out their new team while dealing...

Men's golfers display consistency, progress throughout fall campaign

Joshua Morrison

December 7, 2011


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The Mercer men’s golf team’s opening season of the 2011-2012 campaign can be characterized with consistency and progress as the Bears played their way through three fall events including the annual home match at the Brickyard. The Bears’ opening campaign was the first season with newly signed head...

Women's golf caps a solid fall, highlighted by Eat-A-Peach

Joshua Morrison

December 7, 2011


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Mercer’s women’s golf team had a historic season as the Lady Bears captured their second ever Eat-A-Peach Collegiate during the 2011 fall campaign. Mercer began their fall schedule during the first week of September as they traveled to Huntsville, Alabama to participate in the Chris Bannister classic....

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

Joshua Morrison

November 16, 2011


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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, 2011


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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, 2011


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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, 2011


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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, 2011


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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, 2011


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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, 2011


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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’...

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