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Men’s Basketball: Vikings hit the road in February playoff push

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With last season’s two win campaign now a distant memory, head coach Howard Levy and his young men’s basketball team head into the final month of the regular season on the cusp of a playoff berth. According to Athletic Director John Simone, all the Vikings need to do is finish .500 or better to clinch…

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Women’s hoops end losing streak with just five players

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Women’s basketball, coming off a five-game losing streak played the Hawks of Delaware Technical Community College on Saturday, Dec. 2 for the final home game of the fall 2017 semester. Illness, finals and other factors took a hard toll on the availability of Head Coach Mike Tenaglia’s roster as he was down to only five…

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Men’s Basketball: Vikings speed past Hawks to snap losing streak

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On Saturday, November 11 a win over Valley Forge lifted the Mercer County Men’s basketball team to a 3-1 record, put them over .500 for the first time since 2014 and surpassing their win total from last year’s 2-24 campaign. In the three weeks following that victory, they dropped five straight games falling to 3-6…

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For Mercer men’s hoops, things can only get better

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The 2016-2017 Mercer Men’s Basketball team struggled to stay on the court due to issues in the classroom, and when they were on the court they weren’t exactly the ‘96 Chicago Bulls. Last season’s team won just two games, and just two of last year’s players are returning to the team this season. Guards Dave…

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Men’s Soccer: Underdog team wins Region 19 Championship

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On Saturday October 28, a collection of soccer players with origins spanning from Trenton to Jordan traveled to the Proving Grounds at Conshohocken, PA to battle an undefeated Essex team for a championship title. Coming into this game with 16 wins under their belt Mercer was faced with the task of playing the underdog role…

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Vikings baseball team offers season ending excitement

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In a semester that’s been plagued by sex offenders, rising tuition, and questionable awards, Mercer students may find a bit of solace in a baseball team that has brought real acclaim to the college. The Vikings split a two game series against third ranked Lackawanna on Sunday April 23, bringing their record to 35-11 and…

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