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Coach Gable Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award!

Coach Tom Gable was presented with the Bill Miilu Lifetime Achievement Award at the Michigan High School Ski Coaches Association (MHSSCA) rules meeting in Lansing, October 20th, 2019. 

This award is presented annually to a Ski Coach who has done outstanding work in the MHSSCA community.

We are so proud of Coach Gable and honored that he is a Marlin!

2019-20 Ski Team Information

Ski Team info meeting last week of October with date TBA.

Conditioning will be two days a week through November. All necessary forms need to be complete before conditioning.

Tryouts will be week of December 9th or sooner with snow conditions permitting.

Results: 2-1-2019 MBHSSA JV Championship

Results from the JV Championship held @ Mt Brighton Feb 1st:

Our Mercy Skiers came out strong in the morning Slalom placing 2nd, led by Julia Crowley (1), the 2019 JV Slalom Champion, Peyton Black (4), Katie Ruffing (9), Grace McBride (10), Izzy Morganti (17), Brenna Vandenberg (18) & Lauren Swords (21). The afternoon GS was no different with an excellent performance gaining top scoring positions with Crowley (3), Ruffing (9), Black (11), Swords (12), McBride (14), Morganti (15), & Vandenberg (19).

The Team finished 3rd overall for the Meet.

Results: 1-29-2019

From Coach Gable:

The Mercy Ski Team put together a strong effort (22) while falling just short to overcome Brighton (16). Showing consistent improvement Marina Lamphier (4), Sadie MillerWright (5), Skyler Black (6) & Dayton McGrail (7) all skied to finishes that helped build confidence going forward into post-season competition.

Results: 1-29-2019

From Coach Gable:

The Mercy Ski Team improved to 3-1 for the season with an impressive win over Northville 11-28. After struggling to stay in the course last Tuesday, the ladies corrected their mistakes tonight skiing to top scoring positions. Sadie MillerWright (1st), Marina Lamphier (2nd), Skyler Black (3rd) & Dayton McGrail (5th) led the effort. Juniors Peyton Black (7th) & Julia Crowley (9th) completed the full 6 varsity finishes.

Results from 1-17 & 1-22-2019

From Coach Gable:

1-17-19 Giant Slalom: The Mercy Ski Team followed up last Tuesday's win with a 2nd victory; this time topping Saline/Chelsea 27-29. In this closely contested event, a strong showing by Freshman Sadie MillerWright placing 2nd, was followed by a great effort from Junior Jenna Kozal in 4th & Co-Captain Senior Livi Evans (5th). The final scoring position was taken by Senior Sarah Gormley (7th).