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Junior College World Series in Vikings’ sights after best season on record for Mercer County Community College

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After having their final week of games washed away by rain the Vikings finished the 2014 regular season ranked No. 3 in the final national polls for Div.II with a 33-6 record, the best in school history. Mercer will begin their playoff run as the top seed in the Region 19 Tournament with two games…

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PROFILE: Widmarc “Tigana” Dalce: Former Vikings national champ becomes first African-American coach in MCCC soccer history

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Jean Amadou Tigana was a French national soccer team star from the French Sudan during the mid 1980s. Tigana, a midfielder, was known for possessing tireless stamina and staying active and aggressive on both the offensive and defensive portions of the field. During the same time period a boy from Leogane, Haiti, about 20 miles…

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Mercer’s men baseball add new recruits to get ready for next season

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After suffering another disappointing loss in the Region 19 tournament last May to Lackawanna College 4-3, the Mercer Baseball program is continuing to stockpile talent. With the team still hunting for it’s first region title since 2008, Coach Kevin Kerins and his staff have brought in over 20 new recruits to the college’s West Windsor…

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Graffiti Jam: Art event brings Trenton community together

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As you walk along the left side of Terracycle’s World headquarters you can smell the paint, and hear the aerosol cans clicking as the artists shake them like a baby’s rattle. Loud colors decorate the walls, neon pinks and greens combined with electric blues and burnt orange. On Saturday August 10, the eighth annual “Graffiti…

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Women’s Cross Country Gets Ready for Another Season

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The Mercer Women’s Cross Country team is looking to improve on their 2012 record this fall and head coach Erin Cahill-Wetzel is hopeful that the Lady Vikings will do so. The team finished in 2nd place at last year’s Region 19 tournament and Cahill-Wetzel is anticipating a jump in 2013. “My expectations are for a…

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Men’s Soccer Works Towards National Championship

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After falling to Monroe College of the Bronx two-nil in the final 8 of the National Championship Tournament in 2012, head coach Widmarc Dalce says he expects his team to “go all the way this season”. The Vikings have started up and down this season with a record of 2-1-1. “We are not where we…

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