David May, a football player for Mercer University in Macon, Georgia, decided to go for the goal on November 17 when he proposed to his girlfriend Sophie on the field. The announcer says, “Or is she his fiancee, Sophie?”
The Mercer Bears returned to Macon, Georgia to capture a win over the Western Carolina Catamounts in their college football game at Five-Star Stadium. The Bears broke multiple records for points and yardage.
The Mercer Bears traveled to Virginia to take on the Keydets of VMI. The football game featured some key plays from some of the top offensive players for the Bears. It was a close game as Mercer did not seal the victory until the fourth quarter.
Mercer University football starting quarterback Robert Riddle suffered a broken collar bone injury that will leave him on the sideline for an extended period of time. The Bears will have to play Kaelan Riley.