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Women’s Tennis Hopes to Improve as Season Progresses

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Marc Vecchiolla has been coaching the Mercer women’s tennis team ever since the program returned from an 11-year hiatus in 1997. Unfortunately, coach is one of the only experienced positions on this team. This year’s roster only consists of six players, which is enough to fill a tennis teams’ starting lineup. Two players on the…

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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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Mercer’s Women’s Soccer Team Seek Revenge at the Regional Finals

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The women’s soccer team has begun their 2013 season with hope that they’ll exceed last years 12-5-1 record and return back to the Regional Finals, which they reached last year only to lose in a penalty shoot out to long-time rival Burlington. Amongst the list of players that won’t be returning this year are defenders…

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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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PROFILE: Ron Pierce: a man with many purses

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A field of nine horses and all the pacers are at the post. It is the 2008 Meadowlands Pace. The audience is about to witness a world-record upset. Off they go. Mucho Sleezy, Somebeachsomewhere, World-Record then, and Art Official fight for the lead. After a quarter Art Official goes to the front on the outside.…

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The Trenton Thunder leads off the season with a double

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    The Trenton Thunder won their second home game of the season with a 5-3 win against the Richmond Flying Squirrels on April 12 at the newly named Arm & Hammer park. The game was called short by umpires at the beginning of the 8th inning due to weather conditions.On their home opener, the…

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