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The Michigan High School Athletic Association has directed all member schools to suspend activities in all sports for all seasons – effective Monday, March 16, and extended through Monday, April 13 – to fall in line with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s school closure and “stay home, stay safe” orders to deter the spread of COVID-19.
All athletic activities to be halted include practices, scrimmages and competitions/games, as well as strength training, conditioning and any other organized sessions and activities in all MHSAA in-season and out-of-season sports.
Complete Information and Updates can be found by following this page: MHSAA Coronavirus Updates

Twitter & Instagram: @MHSmiAthletics

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

Mercy has teamed with Privit for MHSAA Forms and Physicals
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.

Tip: Please create account under PARENT name, then add student as Member.

Looking for information about a specific sport? Check the Team website.

Did you know? Mercy has a Fight Song!

If you are looking for information on the Archery team, please click here. This is a CLUB run by the City of Farmington Hills, please contact the Costick Center for further information.

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2019-20 Athletic Dates
All Athletes are required to have a physical dated on or after April 15th, 2019 as part of a complete Privit account.  
  • Registration by the listed dates required to try-out. There is NO participation without registration by the deadline; including COMPLETED Privit account with up-to-date physical.
  • 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 vacations/events.
Registration Dates
Sports and Start Dates-- Click for Tryout Information
State Playoffs
FALL 2019
by 8/1/2019
8/12/2019: Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf
WINTER 2019-20
Oct. 3-13, 2019
Ice Hockey- 11/4/2019
Basketball- 11/11/2019
Bowling, Skiing - 11/18/2019
2/12-23, 2020
Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field
Dance is a two-season sport. Try-outs will be March 17-19, 2020 for the 2020-21 team. The team begins practices in September and runs through the end of February.
Pompon is a two-season sport. Try-outs will be April 27-29, 2020 for the 2020-21 team. The team begins practices in September and runs through the end of February.
Specific information available on Pompon site.

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? 

Here are the Guidelines for Letter Jackets/Sweaters. Updated 1/2020. Mercy Scholar-Athlete patches, CHSL Award patches, and Captain's Stars are available for sale in the Athletic Office. Team/individual honor patches will be ordered at the end of every season if interest exists. Please note: The letter is given for the 1st year on a varsity sport, chevrons are for each additional year. For example: If you are on MVP for 4 years, you have 1 letter & 3 chevrons.

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Mercy High School upholds a strong tradition of competitive athletics in 19 sports. All teams are eligible to participate in the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) or applicable state tournaments and 16 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 2019-20 School Year, a current physical must be performed and dated on or after 4/15/2019.


Future Athletic Dates


Registration Dates

Sports & Start Dates

FALL 2020
Link coming soon
8/12/2020: Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Sailing, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball
WINTER 2020-21
Link coming in October, 2020
11/2/2020: Ice Hockey 11/9/2020: Basketball
11/16/2020: Boardercross, Bowling, Skiing
Link coming in February, 2020
3/15/2021: Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field

2018-2025 MHSAA Calendar