Senior Sasha LaGarde went 2-for-4 at the plate and junior starting pitcher Grant Papelian allowed just two earned runs as the Mercer baseball team fell by a 2-1 count to Lipscomb on Saturday Ken Dugan Field.
The Mercer men’s lacrosse team saw a chance to lock up an Atlantic Sun Conference regular season title slip away on Saturday afternoon, as Jacksonville registered seven fourth quarter goals to pull out a 14-12 victory at J.B. Milne Field.
The Mercer baseball team heads to Nashville this weekend for a three-game series against Lipscomb starting on April 11 at Dugan Field, with the winner assuming sole possession of first place in the Atlantic Sun Conference standings.
Mercer senior point guard Langston Hall was honored as the 2014 Lou Henson Award winner, presented annually to the top mid-major player in Division I college basketball by CollegeInsider.com as a part of Final Four weekend.
Freshman running back Alex Lakes rushed for a game-high 109 yards and redshirt freshman quarterback John Russ threw two second half touchdowns to lead the Orange team in a 14-0 win over the White team in the Mercer football 2014 Spring Game on Saturday.