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Hayes Rule
Call him "The Sportz Guy." A freshman journalism major, Hayes eats, breathes and sleeps everything sports related. If you need Mercer sports info, he's your man. When he's not writing about sports, he plays them — he's a member of Mercer's golf team.

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor

Apr 18, 2018
Amanda Thompson is Living on a Prayer (Story)
Mar 17, 2018
Bears fall to UGA in first round of NCAA Tournament (Media)
Mar 17, 2018
Trey Truitt eyes comeback after vision defect dampened last season (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
The Ruling: Win and you’re in (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Women’s basketball cruises into SoCon Semifinals (Media)
Feb 22, 2018
The Ruling: Cummings is stealing the show (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Ria’n Holland out at least 2-3 weeks with right wrist injury (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
The Ruling: Bears behind the eight ball in conference play (Story/Media)
Nov 28, 2017
The Ruling: You’re the only ten I see (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Pitching leads the way in softball’s undefeated fall season (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2017
The Ruling: #WeWantBama (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
The Ruling: Basketball is back! (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2017
Men’s soccer to face Coastal Carolina in NCAA Tournament (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
The Ruling: O, where did you go? (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
The Ruling: We’ll talk about one play (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
The Ruling: Cinderella no more (Story)
Oct 14, 2017
The Ruling: Defense continues to steal the show (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Club golf improves in second tournament (Story/Media)
Oct 06, 2017
The Ruling: Aggressive play-calling comes up big (Story)
Sep 30, 2017
The Ruling: Running through the fourth with my woes (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Mercer football’s captains leading by example on the field (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
The Ruling: Tip of the cap to you, Mercer football (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
The Ruling: Why does this keep happening? (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
‘The Ruling’: Riley shines in first career start (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
Volleyball​ ​welcomes​ ​Derek​ ​Schroeder​ ​as​ ​new​ ​coach  (Story)
Aug 22, 2017
Bears amid three-man quarterback battle as they look to replace large senior class (Media)
Aug 18, 2017
Former Academic All-American running back Tee Mitchell returns to team after suspension (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2017
What happens if a student gets injured while playing intramurals? (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
Wanton leading club basketball team in scoring after first three tournaments (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
Mercer offers class on ‘anything works’ Israeli fighting style (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Volleyball a family affair for Danielle Faust (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
SoCon Championship loss doesn’t define Mercer women’s basketball’s season (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
Close losses leave sour taste for men’s basketball team (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
President Edgeworth’s executive order: free Chick-fil-a? (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
Trey Truitt returns to the plate (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
Furman connects on game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds left to down Mercer (Story)
Jan 28, 2017
Bears pull away from The Citadel behind Strawberry’s second-half shooting (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Stories with Mercer basketball’s Desmond Ringer: Inside the Den (Story)
Jan 14, 2017
Bears fall short 70-68 against Chattanooga (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
Mercer boasts size and depth in frontcourt (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
Students to start first women’s club cricket team in United States (Story/Media)
Nov 29, 2016
Bears drop second straight in 78-57 loss to Davidson (Story)
Nov 20, 2016
Bears use 25-4 run to race past Georgia Southern (Story)
Nov 19, 2016
Marshall scores 33-yard touchdown in final minute to defeat Furman 27-24 (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Hoffman: Communication is ‘paramount’ in developing chemistry with new players (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Men’s soccer holds four fastest goals in conference heading into SoCon tournament (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Club golf becomes newest team on campus (Story)
Oct 15, 2016
Kirby Southard is the anchor of Mercer’s offense (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
Mercer football to make over $1 million from games against SEC opponents in 2017 (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
‘The Ruling’: Can Cinderella go to the ball twice? (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
‘The Ruling’: This Tech needs to be a ‘W’ on the schedule (Story)
Sep 06, 2016
Macon-raised Tyler Ward set for final season (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
Bears drop season opener after late-game field goal (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
Mercer football ‘Day Ones’ enter final season (Story)
Aug 18, 2016
Curtis feeling 100 percent going into season (Story)
Aug 18, 2016
‘The Ruling’: Projecting Mercer football’s season (Story)
Jun 09, 2016
Kyle Lewis drafted 11th overall by Seattle Mariners (Story)
Apr 21, 2016
Inside the Den: Men’s basketball’s Jaylen Stowe (Story)
Apr 14, 2016
Rod Hill: Back to his roots (Media)
Apr 05, 2016
Inside the Den: Mercer baseball and HC Craig Gibson (Story)
Apr 01, 2016
Inside the Den: Softball’s Kaytlin Haney (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Club lacrosse earns first program victory (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Tori Penrod and Emily Krogman: Dynamic duo in the sand (Story)
Mar 27, 2016
Inside the Den: A Just Ruling (Story)
Mar 21, 2016
Inside the Den: The Return (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Senior profile: Mercer basketball’s Phillip Leonard (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Freshmen leading the charge for women’s golf (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Rivers floods the scorebooks in second year at Mercer (Story)
Feb 21, 2016
The Ruling: Take a positive from a negative in Mercer basketball’s 77-74 loss to ETSU (Story)
Feb 20, 2016
Strawberry’s 22 points not enough to end Bears’ losing streak (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
The Ruling: Three takeaways from Mercer’s 72-65 loss to Western Carolina (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Bears lose fourth straight for first time since 2010-11 (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
Undermanned Bears fall to SoCon-leading Chattanooga in overtime (Story)
Feb 06, 2016
Bears down The Citadel amid tragedy and turmoil (Story)
Feb 05, 2016
Just do it: Retire Jibri Bryan’s No. 34 (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Mercer basketball’s Jibri Bryan shot and killed Tuesday afternoon (Story)
Jan 30, 2016
Top five Mercer sports moments of the fall semester (Story)
Jan 30, 2016
Jake Flath: The newest — and youngest — kid on the block (Story)
Dec 05, 2015
Rivers’ career-high leads Bears to best start as a Division-1 program (Story)
Dec 03, 2015
Mercer men’s basketball ties historic mark with win (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Five Star Stadium: More than just the Bears’ den (Story)
Nov 12, 2015
Mercer men’s basketball preview (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Mary Janiga: Named for greatness (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Mercer’s new faces on the hardwood (Story)
Oct 15, 2015
Mercer’s newest overshadowed gem: Stephen Houzah (Story)
Oct 07, 2015
Inside the Den (Episode 4) (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
Men and Women’s cross country prepare for home meet with high expectations (Story)
Sep 25, 2015
Cluster Sports Podcast (Episode 2) (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
Bears motivated to drive past Southern Conference preseason ranking (Story)
Sep 15, 2015
Cluster Sports Podcast (Story)
Sep 12, 2015
Bears motivated to blast past Southern Conference preseason ranking (Story)
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