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Mercer’s own Howie Landa enters the Hall of Fame

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Bucks County, PA– Howie Landa, who served as Mercer’s Head Basketball coach and Athletic Director in the 1960’s and 70’s, was inducted into the Bucks County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday, April 11. “This [Hall of Fame] was the one that really made me famous so I had to go back and thank everybody”…

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Q&A with Mercer basketball star who went pro: Mirak Babiraz

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Former Mercer Basketball stand-out, Mirek Babiraz, went on to play three years of professional basketball in his native Poland. The following are excerpts from an interview he conducted with The VOICE.    VOICE: What was your dream job growing up as a kid?. Mirek: As a kid it was to play in the NBA. Realistically…

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Mercer baseball team heads into post season

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With two games remaining in the regular season, the 19-14 Mercer Baseball team is preparing to finish the season off strong and create some momentum to take with them into the post season. The Vikings started the first half of their season going 9-7. They opened up at home on March 1, with a win…

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SPORTS: Three to watch

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Amit Aburmad By: Anthony Willis One of Mercer County Community College’s star soccer players has received a full scholarship to Boston College, where he will transfer to play Division I soccer for the Golden Eagles in the fall. Aburmad, who is a second-year Business major at Mercer was born in Tel Aviv, Israel and plans…

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Running down a dream

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Mercer will be introducing a women’s cross country team in fall 2010. The team will be coached by Erin Cahill, an administrative specialist in the athletics office at Mercer. Cahill holds a Master’s degree in Physical Education from TCNJ, where she ran on the varsity cross country team. Cahill says she intends to recruit runners…

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