Mercy High School upholds a strong tradition of competitive athletics in 21 sports. Teams (*unless indicated) 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, indoor training facility, weight room, two athletic fields, and two enclosed softball diamonds.

*non-MHSAA sport
^run by the City of Farmington

Spring 2022

Spring Sport Try-Out Information

Start Date 3/14/2022: Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field
  • 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.
  • 2022-23 Dance Team: Meeting and tryouts will be held March 28-30, 2022. Please email bburns@mhsmi.org for more information.
2022-23 Athletic Dates
All athletes are required to have completed the FinalForms Profile, including valid physical. Registration by the listed dates required to try-out. There is no participation without registration by the deadline. Please select all sports in which you are interested in FinalForms. Physicals must be dated on/after 4/15/2022 to be valid for the 2022-23 school year. Please note practices will begin as soon as try-outs are completed.
Cheer, Dance, and Pompon: Tryouts will be in Spring 2022 for the 2022-23 teams. The teams begin practices in September, and the seasons run through the end of February. 

Dance Team Meeting and tryouts will be held March 28-30, 2022. Please email bburns@mhsmi.org for more information.

  • March 28, 2022: Mandatory Dance Team Parent Meeting in Mercy HS Cafeteria at 6:30pm.
  • March 29-30, 2022: Dance Team Tryouts in Mercy HS Gym from 5:00pm - 9:00pm.
Fall 2022
Start date 8/8/2022: Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball.
Fall sport registration is 7/18 to 8/02/2022 via FinalForms to be sent in email. Try-Out times will be on the Athletic Calendar and posted on mhsmi.org/athletics. Please be prepared to attend all try-out sessions. 
Winter 2022-23
Start Date 10/31/2022: Ice Hockey
Start Date 11/7/2022: Basketball
Start Date 11/14/2022: Boardercross, Bowling, Skiing
Spring 2023
Start Date 3/13/2023: Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field

MHSAA & Mercy Athletic Office Updates

Parent and Athlete Reference Material

Looking for information about a specific sport? Check the team webpage.


Twitter & Instagram: @MHSmiAthletics
Athletic Director Brandon Malinowski
Assistant Athletic Director & Transportation Kate Scalzi
Office Phone: 248-893-3510 Fax: 248-476-3691
Athletic Trainer Marnie Hawes

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. 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.

We recommend Logos & Letters in Clarkston (248-795-2093, logosnletters@gmail.com),  Northville Stitching Post (248-347-7622), The Rival Shop in Waterford (formerly AllStar Corner, 855-259-6684), Burke's Sport Haven in Eastpointe (586-776-3590), or Art Knitting Mill in Farmington Hills (248-356-3404).

Digital Score Keepers Table Advertising Opportunities

Premier digital display on scorekeeper's table, message tailored by your company. Packages range from $500 - $5,000. Click here for all the information and contact Jen Stark or Maureen Stirling Duncan '96 at advancement@mhsmi.org.


Mercy Fight Song

Future MHSAA Athletic Calendar