Athletic photos, Press, and Achievements
Click here for year-end awards for athletics (2016-17).
Click here for photos from spring 2017 signing ceremony.
Click here for athletic photos from spring 2017.
View news below or click on the links to read MMA Athletic news items that have been published in area papers.
Emily Schmieg '06 Takes Home Bronze at 2017 World Rowing Championships
Congratulations to the 22 MMA student athletes who will play sports on the collegiate level–15 of the 22 signed National Letters of Intent in signing ceremonies earlier in the school year. We are confident that these young ladies will continue to benefit from their athletic pursuits and that they will grow as scholars and leaders. Click here for the list of names and school they will attend.
The Pennsylvania Area Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association (PASLA) honored Merion Mercy with its Team Service Award. This prestigious recognition goes to the team most committed to community service during the 2016-17 academic year. The PASLA recognizes and represents high school girls’ lacrosse coaches in 150 member schools in Eastern Pennsylvania.
Kelsey Farkas '17 and Jaime Natale '17 were both named Philadelphia Field Hockey All-Stars. Philafieldhockey.com is publishing an ongoing series on the athletes who earned this prestigious honor, sharing the athletes’ training, best high school hockey memories, and advice for their returning high school teammates, among other insights. Kelsey's feature is available now. Click here to read the piece.
Adrienne Rufus '17 and Daniela Sciulli '17 made it official and announced their plans to continue their athletic careers in college at a signing event. Adrienne will play volleyball for Lafayette College and Daniela will row for Bucknell University. They join the 13 MMA senior athletes who were recognized in a ceremony last semester. In total, fifteen MMA seniors signed national letters of intent and made commitments to play sports on the collegiate level–this is one of the largest number of student athletes who signed national letters of intent in MMA history!
Allison Stranick '17 has been selected as the AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) player of the week in Pennsylvania.
Congratulations to our rowing team’s Varsity-8A crew for kicking off our fall season in style and edging out two Mount St. Joseph boats to earn gold in their category by a margin of 8.85 seconds.
Cross Country had a great showing at the Penncrest Invitational Meet! The team placed 3rd in the Varsity race. Bethey Gallagher '17 placed 6th. Becca Naser '19 placed 7th. Annie Hughes '17 placed 15th. They all received plaques and earned their personal "best times" for this season.