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Fall Sports Overview: Sept. 21- Oct. 3

Emily Rochefort

October 10, 2014


Filed under Golf, Soccer, Sports, Volleyball

Women’s Soccer In its last non-conference game of the season, the Mercer Women’s Soccer Team overwhelmed the University of South Carolina-Aiken 5-0. Four of the five goals in the contest were scored in the first half. Maddie Clark, Tess Patton, Brianna Stampler and Lauren Gassie all found the back...

Things to know about…Molly Locke

Emily Rochefort

September 25, 2014


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Molly Locke, junior outside hitter for Mercer University’s Women’s Volleyball Team, has been a crucial part of the team since her first year as a freshman. In her sophomore season, Locke led the team with 278 kills, averaging 2.40 kills per set. She also led the team with nine double-double performances...

Fall sports overview

Emily Rochefort

September 25, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Sports, Volleyball

Women’s Soccer On Sept. 7, the Mercer Women’s Soccer Team defeated the Houston University Cougars 3-2. In the third minute of the game, Washida Blackman, senior forward for the Bears, scored off of a free kick from Sarah Daane. Just before halftime, junior Sydney Brogden increased the score to...

First Week Freshman Athlete

First Week Freshman Athlete

Amanda Barrentine

August 27, 2014


Filed under Player Spotlight, Sports, Volleyball

The campus came alive this week with the start of classes as well as the largest freshman class that Mercer University has seen so far. Several of those freshmen are the newest recruits to Mercer Athletics, and for volleyball player Morgan MacGilvary, it was her first week here at Mercer. Originally...

Sand volleyball girls go above and beyond

Sand volleyball girls go above and beyond

Emily Rochefort

August 12, 2014


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

While other students spent their summer working jobs or enjoying the beach, four members of the Mercer University Sand Volleyball team dedicated part of their summer to service. For the first month and a half of their summer vacation, these girls devoted their time and energy into helping others on two...

Fall preview: who's who in the SoCon

Emily Rochefort

August 12, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Sports, Volleyball

Men’s Cross Country   At the last Atlantic Sun Conference Championship, the Mercer University Men’s Cross Country team finished seventh out of ten teams. The team graduated three seniors out of nine total members. “This upcoming season will be more of a building season with an incoming...

Volleyball battles for A-Sun positioning

Volleyball battles for A-Sun positioning

Bryson Jones

October 24, 2012


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

In their last 5 matches, the Mercer women’s volleyball team has come up victorious in only two of those competitions. While playing some of their best volleyball to date, some efforts weren’t strong enough to secure those all important conference wins and they now see themselves in a battle to earn ...

Women’s volleyball starts conference hot

Women’s volleyball starts conference hot

Bryson Jones

September 26, 2012


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Mercer women’s volleyball team has gotten back to their winning ways picking up four wins and only dropping two matches in the last six contests. On Sept.14, the Bears traveled to Winthrop University for the annual Winthrop Classic. The first match-up for the ladies was against the host school...

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