Month: April 2020

“I’m trying to prove a point to all 31 other teams that they made a mistake”

Following the conclusion of the 2020 NFL Draft on April 25, Mason Kinsey inked a free agent deal with the Tennessee Titans, becoming the first Viking to ever sign with an NFL team.
It will be an uphill battle for the former Berry standout to make the final roster, but Kinsey has beaten the odds plenty of times already.

From the Vault: #7 Berry Football vs. Hendrix (October 12th, 2019)

This week we revisit the Berry football team’s 27-9 win over Hendrix from October 12, 2019. The victory was the Vikings 20th straight at home.

Emily Stanley named Berry’s head softball coach

Stanley served as the interim coach for the Vikings this past season and was an assistant under previous coach Cori Thiermann for five seasons

Berry professor interviewed for story on Jackie Robinson

Dr. Brian Carroll has written two books on the contributions made by the black press towards the integration of professional baseball

Former administrator dies, is remembered at Berry

By Ben Allee, Viking Fusion News Producer MT. BERRY, Ga.—Dr. Clarice Ford, who worked at Berry College as an administrator from 2003 until 2008, died in Illinois on Sunday after a brief illness as reported […]

Berry receives over $1.5 million in CARES funding, half allocated for student relief

An earlier email from President Briggs said that the college will provide updates as to how and when the funding will be distributed

From the Vault: Berry Softball vs. Sewanee (February 29th, 2020)

In this edition, we revisit the Berry softball team’s 9-1 victory over Sewanee in Game Two of a three-game series that the Vikings would eventually sweep

Despite lockdown, around 50 students still employed by Berry as “essential” workers

Each vice president was charged with deciding what student work positions in their area the college could not do without