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Softball goes 7-1 in fall, looks to build strength

After losing superstar pitchers Jenni Holtz and Kari Chambers, speedster Anna Johnson and starting second baseman Amanda Santa Maria to graduation, things weren’t looking very bright for the Lady Bears softball squad. It also didn’t help when they got word of the sudden departure of Head Coach Mike Raynor after the spring semester of 2011. The immediate future of Mercer[Read More…]

by Nov 16 0 comments Softball, Sports
(photo courtesy of Sarah Stukes has provided some timely hitting as the Bears go into the final week of the softball season.

Softball stays above .500 going into final week

As head coach Mike Raynor’s team heads into the final week of the season, they sit in seventh in the current Atlantic Sun standings with a high probability of grabbing the sixth seed going into the season ending championship tournament

by Apr 27 0 comments Softball, Sports
(Alex Lockwood / Cluster Staff) Mercer’s softball team has been slowly improving throughout the season, keeping their record above the .500 mark with a pair of big wins over the Stetson Hatters.

Softball splits with FGCU, Auburn, sweeps rival Stetson in recent Atlantic Sun play

The Mercer Bears softball team entered April on a sour note, having lost five of six, but they have turned it around, going 4-4 this month already with games still ahead against ACC and Atlantic Sun foes.

by Apr 13 0 comments Softball, Sports
(photo courtesy of Let’s face the facts; intramural softball has plenty of unwritten rules that include etiquette on trash-talking and diving, among other things. On Zach’s porch, the season is just starting.

On the Porch

If polo is the sport of kings, then slow pitch softball is the sport of beer-bellied plumbers who love Miller Highlife and wife beaters and who, ironically, quite possibly touch their wives up on occasion.

by Apr 13 0 comments Columns, Sports
(photo courtesy of Mercer's struggles on the diamond recently have brought the team's record back to 17-13 midway through the 2011 campaign.

Softball slumps in A-Sun play

After the cancellation of the doubleheader with Florida A&M, the Mercer Bears went on an Atlantic Sun road trip to take on conference rivals Campbell, Jacksonville, and North Florida to start A-Sun play.

by Mar 30 0 comments Softball, Sports
(photo courtesy of The softball team hopes to extend their recent hot streak into A-Sun play in March.

Softball dominating competition, ready for A-Sun play

It appears as if 2011 will bring about a more promising result in the A-Sun tournament, as the softball team currently stands at 16-8 after four tournaments worth of play and a busy time on the road.

by Mar 16 0 comments Softball, Sports