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Titans soccer sweep East

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com       It’s at that point in soccer season where every game down the stretch becomes crucial, especially district games. The Mercer County Titans (4-8-2) earned a regular season sweep of the East Jessamine Jaguars (3-5) on Thursday, Sept. 13, defeating them by a final score of 2-1. Senior Andrew…

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Line play much improved for Titans in 2018

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com To become a successful football team, you need the guys up front to do their job on both sides of the ball. The Mercer County offensive and defensive line have put the work in and under the direction of Assistant Coach Charlie Cox,  and have improved tremendously over the past…

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Berea holds off Burgin in straight sets

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com       It’s been a frustrating season for the Burgin Lady Bulldogs (0-12) volleyball team. That frustration continued on Monday, Sept. 17, losing to the Berea Lady Pirates (15-7) in straight sets, 3-0 (25-23, 25-8, 25-8). “The first set was pretty exciting,” said Head Coach Rick Stewart. “I enjoyed us…

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Turnovers doom Titans against Lincoln County

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com Four turnovers plagued the Mercer County Titans (1-3) against the Lincoln County Patriots, who won the game by a final score of 28-14 on Friday, Sept. 14. Darius Napier led the Patriots with 81 rushing yards on 15 carries, with three touchdowns. Junior Malachi Yulee led the Titans with 196…

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