Athletics

Athletic Office
Athletic Director Nancy Malinowski • Assistant Kate Scalzi
Office Phone: 248-893-3510 • Fax: 248-476-3691

Now all Mercy Athletic Forms and Physicals can be done digitally! This will allow you to update from year-to-year with a few clicks. 
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2017-18 Athletic Information
All athletes must have  current MHSAA Physical and Mercy Athletic Forms in Privit. To be valid for the 2017-18 School Year, MHSAA Physicals must be performed & dated on or after 4/15/2017. Try-Out times will be on the Athletic Calendar and Team Pages as available. Please be prepared to attend ALL try-out sessions. Practices begin as soon as try-outs are completed, please be aware of this when scheduling events.
Looking for information about a specific sport? Check the Team website.
 
Reference Material
Mercy Athletes: please keep for your records:

  

Season
Registration Dates
Sports & Start Dates
State Playoffs
FALL 2017
All forms & physicals must be entered in Privit by AUGUST 1, 2017.
Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball
Aug. 9, 2017
Please be prepared to attend ALL try-out sessions. Practices begin as soon as try-outs are completed, please be aware of this when scheduling events.
Oct 4-Nov 18
WINTER 2017-18
All forms & physicals must be entered in Privit by October 10, 2017
Ice Hockey- Oct. 30, 2017
Basketball- Nov. 6, 2017
Bowling & Skiing- Nov. 13, 2017
Please be prepared to attend ALL try-out sessions. Practices begin as soon as try-outs are completed, please be aware of this when scheduling events.
Feb 26-Mar 17
SPRING 2018
All forms & physicals must be entered in Privit by February 20, 2017
Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field
March 12, 2018
Please be prepared to attend ALL try-out sessions. Practices begin as soon as try-outs are completed, please be aware of this when scheduling events.
May 29-June 16
Dance is a two-season sport. Try-outs for the 2017-18 Mercy Dance Team will be Wednesday, May 10; Thursday, May 11; and Friday, May 12. Informational Flyer. The team begins practices in September and goes through the end of February.
Pompon is a two-season sport. Try-outs for the 2017-18 Mercy Pom Team will be Monday, May 8; Tuesday, May 9; and Friday, May 12. Informational Flyer. The team begins practices in September and goes through the end of February.
 
Letter Jacket and Accomplishment Patches
Looking to have a letter jacket or sweater made? Need to update your accomplishments? Receive a Mercy Scholar-Athlete Award and want the patch?
We recommend McGowan Sport Shop in Livonia (734-421-3340 or mcgowansports@att.net), Northville Stitching Post (248-374-7622), AllStar Corner in Milford (248-684-5533 or info@allstarcorner.com), Burke's Sport Haven in Eastpointe (586-776-3590 or burkessport1@comcast.net), or Art Knitting Mill in Farmington Hills (248-356-3404).
 

MERCY HIGH SCHOOL OFFERS THE FOLLOWING ATHLETICS

Mercy High School upholds a strong tradition of competitive athletics in 18 sports, including 5 club sports. All teams are eligible to participate in the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) or applicable state tournaments and 12 participate in the Detroit Catholic High School League (CHSL). Mercy's facilities include a gymnasium, indoor swimming pool, full-size track, two fields, and two enclosed softball diamonds. Student athletes at Mercy are strongly encouraged to hold academic excellence as their primary goal. Any student wanting to participate in a sport must maintain 2.0 overall GPA in order to be eligible for competition. In addition, all athletes must have a current MHSAA physical and Mercy Athletic Forms in Privit prior to tryouts. For the 2017-18 School Year, a current MHSAA Physical must be performed and dated on or after 4/15/2017.

Questions about Eligibility? Please click here for information from the MHSAA.

Sport Season Level   Sport Season Level
Basketball Winter Fr., JV, Var.   Lacrosse Spring JV, Var.
Bowling Winter JV, Var.   Pompon Fall/Winter Var. Club
Cross Country Fall JV, Var.   Skiing Winter JV, Var.
Dance Fall/Winter Var. Club   Soccer Spring JV, Var.
Equestrian Fall Var. Club   Softball Spring JV, Var.
Field Hockey Fall Fr., JV, Var.   Swimming & Diving Fall JV, Var.
Figure Skating Winter Var. Club   Tennis Spring JV, Var.
Golf Fall JV, Var.   Track & Field Spring JV, Var.
Ice Hockey Winter Var. Club   Volleyball Fall Fr., JV, Var.