Men's Lacrosse to host Mercer University in fall scrimmage, Sunday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern men's lacrosse team will host a fall scrimmage against Division I program Mercer University this Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. in Panther Stadium.

The team will also be accepting donations for the ALS Association of Alabama. This Saturday morning the Panthers are participating in the Walk to Defeat ALS. Anyone interested in sponsoring or making a donation can visit this link, or donate at Sunday's scrimmage.

BSC enters its fifth season of competition after winning the 2012 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference title back in April. The Panthers made their first-ever appearance in the NCAA Championship, where they lost to No. 5 Stevenson.

Mercer is a third-year program out of Macon, Ga.; the Bears were 1-13 in 2012.