May 25, 2011
Serafy Adds One to 2011 Recruiting Class
MACON, Ga. – Mercer women’s soccer head coach Grant Serafy announced Wednesday the addition of Taylor Dias to his 2011 recruiting class.
May 6, 2011
Breslin Earns Goldwater Scholars Recognition
MU junior women's soccer player receives prestigious academic accolades.
May 4, 2011
Hudson Named NSCAA Second Team All-Academic
Soon to be Mercer graduate and standout women’s soccer player, Kacie Hudson was recently named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) College Scholar All-South Region Second Team.
May 2, 2011
Hudson, Mills Garner "Athletes of the Year;" Women's Cross Country Earns "Presidential Scholastic Award" as Top Academic Team
Student-athletes recognized and money raised for MU athletics at the inaugural BIG Bear Event.
April 21, 2011
Bears Finish Out Spring Season With Alumni Game
Mercer welcomed many former women’s soccer student athletes back to campus this past Saturday for the annual Mercer Women’s Soccer Alumni Game at Bear Field.
April 13, 2011
Bears Wrap Up Spring Season With 2-1 Win Over Geogia College & State
Mercer’s women’s soccer team pulled out a 2-1 victory in their final spring game of 2011, defeating Georgia College and State University Friday at Bear Field.
April 4, 2011
Mercer Falls in Home Spring Game Against Georgia St.
The Mercer women’s soccer team continued their 2011 spring season hosting in-state rival Georgia State on Saturday, but ended up dropping a 2-1 decision to the Panthers at Bear Field.
March 28, 2011
Bears Drop Two on Road at South Carolina
The Mercer women’s soccer team continued their 2011 spring schedule this past weekend narrowly dropping two close contests in Columbia, SC.
March 1, 2011
Bears Battle in Close 1-0 Loss to Clemson
The Bears continued their challenging spring schedule on Saturday as they hosted the ACC’s Clemson University at Bear Field. The Tigers came out on top 1-0 in the Bears' third match of the spring season.
February 23, 2011
Bears Open Spring Season Against Ranked Opponents
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Mercer women’s soccer team opened up their spring season this weekend, playing a pair of games against South Florida and the University of Florida on Saturday.
February 15, 2011
Women's Soccer Releases 2011 Camp Dates
MACON, Ga. – The 2010 Atlantic Sun Tournament Champion Mercer University Women’s Soccer has announced its 2011 camp dates.
February 7, 2011
Bears Announce Spring Schedule
MACON, Ga. – Mercer women’s soccer coach Grant Serafy announced his seven-game 2011 spring schedule on Monday, which culminates with the annual Mercer Women’s Soccer Alumni Game on April 16.
February 2, 2011
2011 National Signing Day
MACON, Ga. – Fresh off a 2010 Atlantic Sun Conference championship season, Mercer University women’s soccer coach Grant Serafy reloaded his roster Wednesday with a corps of five prospective student-athletes on National Signing Day.
January 28, 2011
A-Sun All-Academic Roster Announced
MACON, Ga. – Recently, the Atlantic Sun conference announced the league’s fall All-Academic teams and Mercer’s teams had over 75% of its participants land spots on the list.
January 28, 2011
Bears Honor Historic 2010 Season with Awards Banquet
MACON, Ga. – The Mercer women’s soccer team celebrated their magical 2010 Atlantic Sun Championship season on Thursday night as the team held its annual winter awards banquet.
November 12, 2010
Mercer Falls to Florida in NCAA Women's College Cup
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Despite the outcome, the Mercer University women’s soccer team looked poised and experienced in a 3-0 loss to the No. 2 seed Florida Gators in the program’s first-ever NCAA Women’s College Cup match on Friday night.
November 11, 2010
Bears Ready For 2010 NCAA Women's College Cup Debut
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Mercer University women’s soccer team arrived in Florida on Thursday and spent the afternoon preparing with an enthusiastic hour and a half practice as the team counts down the hours until its first-ever NCAA Women’s College Cup match.
November 8, 2010
Bears Face Gators in 2010 NCAA College Cup
MACON, Ga. – Watching in great anticipation of their first-ever appearance in the NCAA College Cup, head coach Grant Serafy and the Mercer University women’s soccer team found out its NCAA tournament fate as the 64-team field was revealed live on ESPNU on Monday afternoon.
November 8, 2010
Hudson Named Third Team All Academic
MACON, Ga. – As the Mercer University women’s soccer team prepares for its first-ever trip to the NCAA Women’s College Cup, senior Kacie Hudson recently added another honor to her indelible career as she was recognized by the College Sports Information Directors of America on their ESPN Academic All American All-District third team.
November 6, 2010
Bears Finalize Preparation For A-Sun Championship
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A light afternoon practice sufficed as final preparations for a striding Mercer University women’s soccer team on Friday.
November 6, 2010
Bears Win First-Ever A-Sun Tournament Championship!
With a goal in the 47th minute by freshman forward Nadja Kolliesuah, the Mercer University women's soccer team defeated Jacksonville, 1-0 on Saturday to win the program's first-ever Atlantic Sun Championship and an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
November 4, 2010
Bears Dominate Hatters, 5-0 to Advance to Championship Game
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Mercer University women’ soccer team advanced to the finals of the 2010 Atlantic Sun Championships for the third time in four years after dominating the Stetson Hatters Thursday night, 5-0.
October 28, 2010
Four Bears Receive Postseason All-Conference Honors
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun released their 2010 All-Conference Team on Thursday and four very deserving Mercer University women’s soccer players were selected among the league’s top company.
October 25, 2010
Elliots Last Second Heroics Land Player of the Week Honors
MACON, Ga. Mercer womens soccer senior forward Sara Elliot scored arguably the biggest goal of her Mercer career with just five seconds remaining in overtime to give the Bears a 1-0 win over Kennesaw State on October. 23. On Monday, her efforts were recognized by the Atlantic Sun as she was by named Co-Player of the Week for the final week of the 2010 season.
October 23, 2010
Bears Secure Second Seed in First-Ever Win Against Kennesaw St.
KENNESAW, Ga. - The Mercer womens soccer team notched their first-ever win against Peach State rival, Kennesaw State on Saturday night after a miraculous overtime goal coming with just five seconds left to play in the period.
October 22, 2010
In-State Rivals Clash With Postseason Implications
MACON, Ga. – The Mercer University women’s soccer team heads to in-state rival Kennesaw State on Saturday for the final weekend of the 2010 regular season.
October 17, 2010
Bears Successful on Senior Day
MACON, Ga. The Mercer University womens soccer gave their seven seniors a proper send-off as the team extended its current winning streak to three in a 2-1 win over USC Upstate on Sunday. For now, the win moves the Bears into the third seed in the current Atlantic Sun Conference standings.
October 15, 2010
Bears Secure Fifth Straight A-Sun Tournament Appearance With 3-0 Win
MACON, Ga. – With a 3-0 win over ETSU at home on Friday night, the Mercer University women’s soccer team clinched a spot in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament for a record-setting fifth consecutive year.
October 14, 2010
Parent Appreciation and Senior Day Highlight Big Weekend for Bears
MACON, Ga. – The Mercer women’s soccer team looks to clinch a spot in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament for the fifth-straight season when it battles ETSU and USC Upstate at home this weekend.
October 11, 2010
Hudson Tabbed as A-Sun Player of the Week
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference announced Monday that Mercer senior defender Kacie Hudson was named Player of the Week after a gutsy performance in a 2-1 come-from-behind victory at Campbell this weekend.
October 9, 2010
Bears Battle Camels in Pivotal A-Sun Match-Up
MACON, Ga. The Mercer womens soccer team hits the road this weekend as it travels to Buies Creek, N.C. for a crucial Atlantic Sun Conference tilt against the Campbell Camels.
October 9, 2010
Mercer Gets Key 2-1 Win Off Hudsons Big Night
BUIES CREEK, N.C. Mercer University senior defender Kacie Hudson single-handedly lifted the Bears to a crucial come from behind win over Campbell on Saturday night. Hudson scored two second-half goals to give the Bears the 2-1 victory three key Atlantic Sun points.
October 3, 2010
Bears Fail to Capitalize on Chances, Lose 5-1 at Stetson
DeLand, Fla. The Mercer University womens soccer team dropped its second Atlantic Sun match in a row, losing to Stetson, 5-1 on Sunday afternoon.
September 30, 2010
First Place Bears Take to the Road at FGCU and Stetson
MACON, Ga. After an up-and-down weekend at home, the Mercer University womens soccer team remains atop the Atlantic Sun Conference as it heads back out on the road and goes south to take on Florida Gulf Coast and Stetson this weekend.
September 26, 2010
Mercer Stays Atop the A-Sun With Win Over Jacksonville
MACON, Ga. The Mercer University womens soccer team responded well from Fridays loss to North Florida and in a defensive battle earned a crucial, 1-0 Atlantic Sun Conference win over Jacksonville on Sunday.
September 24, 2010
Bears Host UNF and Jacksonville as Conference Play Rolls On
The Mercer University womens soccer team is coming off a convincing opening weekend of Atlantic Sun play and will take its 2-0 conference record into a home matchup this weekend against a pair of Jacksonville, Fla. schools.
September 24, 2010
Bears Stumble in First Conference Loss to UNF
MACON, Ga. Midway through the second half in a tied match, the Mercer University womens soccer team allowed their first conference goal of the season to North Florida and it proved to be enough as the Bears fell, 1-0 on Friday night at Bear Field.
September 20, 2010
Riley Tabbed as A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week
MACON, Ga. After a breakout opening weekend to start Atlantic Sun Conference play, senior Raschelle Riley was rewarded for her efforts by being named the A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week on Monday morning.
September 19, 2010
Bears Open 2-0 in Conference with 4-0 Shutout at Lipscomb
NASHVILLE, Tenn. The Mercer University womens soccer team parlayed its 1-0 overtime win against Belmont on Friday into a 4-0 drubbing of Lipscomb on Sunday. With the win, the Bears (3-5-1, 2-0 A-Sun) open up Atlantic Sun Conference play at 2-0 for the first time since their regular season championship season in 2008.
September 17, 2010
Bears Begin A-Sun Play in Nashville
MACON, Ga. The Mercer womens soccer team will open its 2010 Atlantic Sun regular season this weekend against a pair of Nashville, Tenn. schools in Belmont and Lipscomb.
September 17, 2010
Bears Solidify Win in Conference Opener Against Belmont
NASHVILLE, Tenn. It was not the most dominate of victories, but perhaps it was exactly what the Mercer University womens soccer team needed in their 2010 Atlantic Sun Conference opener on Friday night.
September 12, 2010
Bears Drop Final Non-Conference Game To Air Force
CULLOWHEE, N.C. The Mercer University womens soccer team finished off its 2010 non-conference schedule on Sunday, losing 1-0 against the Air Force Academy at the Western Carolina Catamount Classic.
September 10, 2010
Bears Fall 3-1 in Catamount Classic
CULLOWHEE, NC The first day of the Western Carolina Catamount Soccer Classic did not goes as scripted for the Mercer University womens soccer team, as it dropped its fourth-straight match of the 2010 season.
September 9, 2010
Bears Travel to Western Carolina for Weekend Tourney
MACON, Ga. The Mercer University womens soccer team begins its second road trip of 2010 this weekend as it heads to Cullowhee, N.C. for the Western Carolina Catamount Classic.
September 5, 2010
Mercer Falls to No. 5 Florida State
MACON, Ga. It was a hotly contested match on Sunday at Bear Field, as the Mercer University womens soccer team fell, 3-0, against No. 5 Florida State. The shutout moves the Bears to 1-3-1 on the season, but does not accurately illustrate the tempo of the match.
September 3, 2010
Bears Drop Heartbreaker to In-state Rival Georgia
MACON, Ga. For a second year in a row, the Mercer University womens soccer team could not protect a one-goal lead going into the final minutes of regulation against in-state rival No. 25 Georgia.
September 3, 2010
Bears Host Two Top 25 Teams In "Orange Out" Weekend
MACON, Ga. The Mercer Bears womens soccer team welcomes No. 25 Georgia and No.5 Florida State to Bear Field this Labor Day weekend for a pair of formidable non-conference matches.
August 29, 2010
Bears Upended In Double Overtime
ATLANTA, Ga. For a second straight game the Mercer University women's soccer team played into double overtime. This time, however, the result proved unfavorable for the Bears as Georgia State was able to muster a last minute goal and a 1-0 decision.
August 27, 2010
Resilient Bears Claw Back For 2-2 Tie
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Preseason Atlantic Sun All Conference selection junior Olivia Tucker capped an amazing two-goal comeback on Friday night by scoring in the second halfs final minute to push the Samford Bulldogs to overtime and an eventual 2-2 tie.
August 27, 2010
Bears Take To The Road In First Trip Of 2010
Macon, Ga. The Mercer womens soccer team travels to Birmingham, Ala. on Friday for the first road trip of the young 2010 season against Samford at 8 p.m. The Bears are coming off an opening day 4-0 win against Georgia Southern and will finish off this weekends road trip at Georgia State on Sunday.
August 16, 2010
Bears Picked Fourth; Place Two on Preseason All-Conference
MACON, Ga. On Monday the Atlantic Sun announced their 2010 womens soccer preseason coaches poll and two Mercer student-athletes were selected as part of the Preseason All-Atlantic Sun Team.
August 12, 2010
Bears Take Preseason Opener, 1-0, Over Troy
Macon, Ga. Twenty-one different players made an appearance in Mercers 2010 preseason opener on Thursday night as the Bears defeated Troy University, 1-0 at Bear Field.
July 7, 2010
Bears On A Mission
Sitting in a hotel in southern Mozambique, Mercer University juniors Vanessa Breslin and Jessie Kupstas gathered around with members of the hotel staff at a lobby television to watch the opening match of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.