Awards & Highlights: 2017-2018

 
Lacrosse
 
All-Catholic: Libby Bartels, Jillian Smith
All-League: Catie Coffman, Taylor Mackenzie
All-Academic: Lexi Thomas
Soccer
All-State Honorable Mention: Sarah Smolinski
All-Catholic: Macey Earle 
All-League: Sarah Smolinski
All-Academic:Maggie Delevie
 
Softball
CHSL Runners-Up!
Athlete Of The Week (4/26/2018): Grace Nieto
All-Catholic: Sarah Cassidy, Anna Dixon, Grace Neito
All-League: Emma Dompierre, Maggie Murphy
All-Academic: Julia Kleismit
Tennis
Regional Champions!
All-Catholic
All-League
All-Academic
Track & Field
Midwest Meet of Champions Qualifier: Hannah Blakey (300M Hurdles)
All-State: Hannah Blakey (8th, 300M Hurdles)
State Qualifiers: Hannah Blakey ( High Jump, 300M Hurdles), Mackenzie Sullivan (400M Dash)
All-Region: Hannah Blakey (2nd, High Jump; 2nd, 300M Hurdles), Mackenzie Sullivan (4th, 400M Dash)
Oakland County Freshman Champion: Mackenzie Sullivan (400M Dash)
All-County: Hannah Blakey (8th, High Jump; 5th, 300M Hurdles), Mackenzie Sullivan (3rd, 400M Dash)
New Mercy Record: Hannah Blakey (44.89, 300M Hurdles)
400M Dash Champion: Mackenzie Sullivan
100M Hurdle Champion: Hannah Blakey
300M Hurdle Champion: Hannah Blakey
All-Catholic: Gianna Bellisario (2nd, 100M Dash), Hannah Blakey (3rd, High Jump; 1st, 100M Hurdle; 1st, 300M Hurdle), April Seilo (3rd, Discus), Mackenzie Sullivan (3rd, 100M Dash; 2nd, 200M Dash; 1st, 400M Dash), 400M Relay Team (3rd; Abby Shaw, Katherine Broderick, Gianna Bellisario, Erin Haapala), 800M Relay Team (3rd; Abby Shaw, Katherine Broderick, Gianna Bellisario, Hannah Blakey)
Basketball
All-North Third Team: Bella Dugas
All-North Honorable Mention: Julia Bishop, Jenna Schluter
All-Area Third Team: Bella Dugas
All-Area Honorable Mention: Julia Bishop
BCAM's Best All-State Honorable Mention: Bella Dugas, Jenna Schluter
Team Top 100 Sportsmanship Award
All-Catholic: Bella Dugas, Jenna Schluter
All-League: Julia Bishop
All-Academic: Becca Heaman
 
Bowling
All-Catholic: Jasmin Hudson
All-League: Maddie Briggs
All-Academic: Angela Rea
Dance
All-Catholic: Gabriella Petrucci, Davia Smith
All-League: Holly Ashworth, Shannon Seabolt
Figure Skating
Ice Hockey
All-State 2nd Team: Maddie Rennie
All-State Honorable Mention: Makena Duval, Taylor Mackenzie, Abbey Roegner
All-State Academic
Grace Canty, Cara Hodgins, Maddie Rennie
 
Defenseman: Taylor Mackenzie
Best Freshman: Grace Reeber
Best Junior: Libby Bartels
All-Catholic: Makena Duval
All-League: Maddie Rennie
All-Academic: Cara Hodgins
 
Pompon
All-Catholic: Maia Conlan
All-League: Olivia Gibaratz
All-Academic: Hannah Blakey
 
 
Cross Country
Field Hockey
All-State 2nd Team: Lexi Thomas
All-State Honorable Mention: Grace Drukker
 
All-Catholic: Grace Drukker, Lexi Thomas
All-League: Maggie Dwyer, Bessie Mikula, Alexa Stauske
All-Academic: Anna Warner
Golf
Regional Champions!
All-State: Sophie VanderWeele
All-State Honorable Mention: Mia Sooch
All-Academic: Zoe Fish, Maddie Rennie
All-Academic- Honorable Mention: Maddy Gwinn
Team All-Academic
Swim & Dive
State Champions!!!
Catholic League Champions!
Oakland County Champions!
Coach of The Year: Mike Venos
Volleyball
StateSemifinalists!
State Quarterfinalists!
Regional Champions!
District Champions!
Catholic League Champions!
 
All-State First Team: Jess Mruzik
All-State Third Team: Lauren Hunter
All-Region: Logan Beyer, Lauren Hunter, Jess Mruzik
All-Catholic: Logan Beyer, Lauren Hunter, Jess Mruzik
All-League: Julia Bishop
All-Academic: Libby Miodonski
Coach of the Year- Central Division: Loretta Vogel
Best Freshman: Julia Bishop
Best Sophomore: Jess Mruzik
Best Hitter: Lauren Hunter
Best Setter: Julia Bishop
Best Coach: Loretta Vogel
 
CONGRATS SWIM & DIVE TEAM! Mercy won the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 1 Girls Swimming & Diving Championship with an outstanding State meet November 18 at Oakland University. In celebration, we all enjoyed an extended Thanksgiving vacation. Way to go, Marlins!
COLLEGE-BOUND ATHLETES

Fall 2017

Spring 2018

What an achievement to play a sport at the college level! Big CONGRATULATIONS to our senior college bound Marlin athletes: Brooke Madak - Basketball, Siena Heights; Anna Dixon - Softball, Hillsdale; Alexa Rybicki - Diving, University of Pennsylvania; Mya Loniewski - Swimming, University of Maryland (Baltimore Cty); Kendall Goit - Swimming, University of Pittsburgh; Katie Minnich - Swimming, University of MichiganGood luck, girls! More seniors from the Class of 2018 are headed to continue their athletic career in college! A big CONGRATULATIONS and GOOD LUCK to these senior college bound athletes: Jenna Bratke- Synchronized Skating, Adrian College; Isabella Dugas- Basketball, St. Mary's College; Emily Engler- Soccer, Valparaiso University; Corinne Fereshetian- Synchronized Skating, Adrian College; Kristin Jackson- Tennis, Fayetteville State University; Caitlin Jefferson- Volleyball, Wesleyan; Chloe Russo- Soccer, Jacksonville State University; Jenna Schluter- Soccer, Valparaiso University; Sara Swaneck- Cheerleading/Stunt, Alma College. 
 
 
Mercy Athletics: By The Numbers
24 State Championships
20 State Runners-Up
6 State Finalists- 3rd Place
1 State Finals- 4th Place 33 State Quarter-Finalists
30 State Final Four
34 State Quarter-Finalists
75 Regional Championships
80 District Championships
149 Catholic League Championships
21 Oakland County Championships
 
BASKETBALL
  • 2 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1977, 1982
  • 4  STATE RUNNERS-UP: 1974, 1975, 1976, 1991
  • 9 STATE FINAL FOUR: 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1991, 2014
  • 11 STATE QUARTER-FINALISTS
  • 17 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1991, 2014, 2017
  • 26 DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • 7 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1975, 1976, 1977, 1983, 2011, 2014, 2017
BOWLING
  • 2 CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS: 2004, 2005
  • 6 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2003, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014
CROSS COUNTRY
  • 13 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1977, 1978, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2004, 2005
DANCE
  • CHSL CHAMPIONSHIP: 2017
EQUESTRIAN*
  • REGIONAL CHAMPIONS: 2014
  • DISTRICT RESERVE CHAMPIONS: 2014
FIELD HOCKEY*
  • STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2011
  • 2 STATE FINAL FOUR: 2001, 2011
  • DIVISION II CHAMPIONS: 2011
  • 5 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2012
* Michigan High School Field Hockey Association
FIGURE SKATING*
  • 3 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2002, 2003, 2007
*Michigan High School Skating
GOLF
  • 2 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1999, 2001
  • 2 STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2002, 2012
  • 3 STATE FINALS- 3rd Place: 1980, 1998, 2000
  • 13 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1980, 1981, 1988, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2017
  • OAKLAND COUNTY CHAMPIONS: 2012
  • 16 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS​: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007 (spring), 2007 (fall), 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
ICE HOCKEY*
  • 4 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2012
  • STATE FINAL FOUR: 2018
  •  4 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
*Michigan Metro Girls High School Hockey League 
LACROSSE*
  • 2 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2004, 2006
  • 2 STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2002, 2008
  • 9 STATE FINAL FOUR: 2000, 2001, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • 7 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: 2006
*Lacrosse became MHSAA Sport in 2005. 
POMPON*
  • NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: 1993
  • MAPP DANCE STATE CHAMPIONS: 2000
  • 2 MAPP STATE RUNNERS UP: 2010, 2015
  • MAPP REGIONAL CHAMPIONS: 2015
  • 2 CATHOLIC LEAGUE POMPON CHAMPIONS: 2009, 2017
*MidAmerican Pompon
SKIING
  • 6 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1987, 1988, 1994, 1997, 2001, 2002
  • CHSL DIVISION CHAMPIONS: 1998
SOCCER
  • STATE FINAL FOUR: 1990
  • STATE QUARTER-FINALISTS: 1990
  • REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: 1990
  • 6 DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 2007, 2012
  • 5 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1984, 1986, 1991, 1992, 1993
SOFTBALL
  • STATE CHAMPIONS: 2016
  • STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2002
  • 6 STATE FINAL FOUR: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2015, 2016
  • 9 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2015, 2016
  • 21 DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1987, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • 6 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1991, 2001, 2003, 2013, 2014, 2016
  • 9 CHSL CENTRAL DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIPS
SWIMMING & DIVING
  • 9 STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1972, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2017
  • 6 STATE RUNNERS-UP: 1999, 2004, 2005, 2012, 2014, 2016
  • 2 STATE 3rd PLACE: 2006, 2015
  • 20 OAKLAND COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS
  • 51 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1960, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
TENNIS
  • STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2013
  • STATE FINALS- 3rd PLACE: 2002
  • STATE FINALS- 4th PLACE: 2012
  • 11 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS:1984, 1986, 1988, 1992, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2014, 2017, 2018
  • 11 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1986, 1992, 1993, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2013
TRACK
  • 3 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1978, 1988, 1990
  • 14 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1978, 1979, 1982, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1997, 1998, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
VOLLEYBALL
  • STATE RUNNERS-UP: 2010
  • 3 FINAL FOUR: 2009, 2010, 2017
  • 5 STATE QUARTER-FINALISTS: 1990, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2017
  • 7 REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1990, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2017
  • 30 DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • 8 CATHOLIC LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS: 1975, 1976, 1977, 1990, 1991, 2010, 2011, 2017
updated 6/19/2018

Class A Scholar-Athlete Winners
2016: Allia Marie McDowell
2012: Heather Smith
2008: Megan Novak
Scholar-Athlete Finalists
2017: Sarah Kurpiers
2009: Bridget Hickey
2007: Jennifer Pisani
1999: Jennifer Borowiec
Catholic High School League Awards
2016: Lindsey Lerg
2016: Maddy Doyle
2006: Erin Borowiec
2005: Krystal Shina
2004: Jennifer Borowiec
2000: Amy Buhl
1996: Maureen Paulin
1982: Diane Dietz
2000: Carrie Brankiewicz
1992: Kathleen Berrigan
1991: Maureen Paulin
Jerry Ashe
Larry Baker
Shannon Dunworth
Jack Falvo
Nancy Malinowski
Deloris Yager
2018: Nancy Malinowski
1999: Nancy Malinowski
 
1987: Deloris Yager
 
1995, 2014
 
CHSL Scholar-Athlete Leader Awards
Includes named awards: Sr. Mary Louise Affholter (Track & Field), Harvey Barcus (Tennis), Frank Connelly (Basketball), Edith Glusac (Volleyball), Hal Schram (Cross Country), DeLoris Yager (Swimming), & Rev. John Zwers (Softball)
2017: Julie Lilley (Ski), Emily McCann (Ice Hockey), Jeanna Washington (Bowling)
2016: Caitlin Somerville (Ice Hockey)
2015: Rachael Wagner (Ski), Mackenzie Zierau (Tennis)
2014: Megan Tisdel (Lacrosse)
2013: Sarah Montone (Golf), Allison Shaw (Ski)
2010: Erin Fitzpatrick (Bowling), Michelle Ho (Tennis)
2009: Samantha Horsell (Bowling), Jordan Mueller (Basketball)
2008: Megan Craig (Swimming), Diana Karvelis (Golf)
2006: Mariel Bolhouse (Ice Hockey), Alexandra Martelle (Golf)
2005: Cathleen Kowalski (Bowling), Sarah Schuchardt (Ice Hockey), Elizabeth Williams (Cross Country)
2004: Carrie Roble (Swimming)
2003: Elizabeth Garlow (Swimming)
2002: Megan Fediuk (Softball), Kim Warzyniec (Golf)
2001: Erin Borowiec (Golf), Katie Landsberg (Pompon)
2000: Carrie Brankiewicz (Basketball), Lindsey Densmore (Golf)
1999: Susan Agacinski (Cross Country), Jennifer Borowiec (Golf)
1997: Gail Agacinski (Volleyball), Caroline Kenna (Swimming)
1996: Heidi Wahl (Volleyball)
1995: Heather Yagiela (Swimming)
1994: Flannery Campbell (Soccer), Amy Watroba (Swimming)

1993: Katie Heffernan (Softball), Sharmila Prasad (Cross Country)

1992: Kathleen Knipper (Swimming)
1990: Sue Broughton (Tennis)
1989: Christine Johnson (Volleyball)
1988: Amy Cetnar (Swimming), Maureen Scullen (Soccer)
1987: Margaret DeMatteo (Basketball)
1986: Heather Aemisegger (Track & Field), Cathy Loniewski (Swimming), Amy Stock (Soccer)
1985: Julie Chrzanowski (Swimming), Annette Ruggiero (Soccer)
1984: Mary Costa (Softball)
1982: Virginia Minolli (Cross Country)
1981: Patty Maher (Softball)
1980: Betsey Leahy (Swimming)
1979: Clare Reutter (Cross Country)
1978: Jeanne Reaume (Cross Country)
1977: Mary Pat Hammell (Basketball), Carol Kolon (Swimming)
1976: Mary Foley (Swimming)
1975: Kathy Kolon (Swimming)
Press Awards
MI Prep Zone
#3- Diane Dietz
Abby Krzywiecki  
School Winner
2016: Sarah Kurpiers
Coaches Association Awards
Coach of the Year- Class A
1982-83: Larry Baker
Coach of the Year- D1
2007: Butch Babler
Miss Softball (Position)
2016: Abby Krzywiecki
2015: Alex Sobczak
Matt Mann Award
2014: Shannon Dunworth
Swim Coach of the Year
2017: Mike Venos
2011-12: Shannon Dunworth
Diving Coach of The Year
2008-09: Jennifer Blitz
Diver of The Year
2008-09: Carly Sevald
Miss Volleyball
2011: Maddy Doyle
Hall of Fame
2013: Loretta Vogel, Coach