Mercer Bears Clinch Series against Samford with 6th Straight Win

Mercer Beats Samford Game 2

The Mercer Bears won their 6th straight game Saturday afternoon and clinched the series against Samford as they beat the Bulldogs 9-6. 

The Bears once again had a strong outing from their pitcher for the second straight game, this time coming from the lefty Austin Cox. The sophomore tossed 6 innings, struck out 9 and gave up only 1 run. 

Mercer's Hunter Bening went 2-3 including a three run homer in the fifth inning. The Bears now improve to 27-6 and are now 7-1 in Southern Conference play. 

 

 

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