Source: State Champs Sports Network

Author: Scott Burnstein

Farmington Hills – Slugging for the fences is Alex Sobczak’s specialty.

Sobczak, a senior infielder at Farmington Hills Mercy who signed with Michigan, is State Champs’ No. 1 player for 2015 and she’s become quite accustomed to blasting pitches out of the park.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Dan O'Meara

Three of Farmington Hills Mercy’s top athletes in girls track and field will be seniors Allysen Eads and Ogechi Nwaopara and sophomore Arianna Allman.

Eads is a veteran distance runner who was a two-time state qualifier and all-area selection in cross country. She was third in the Catholic League in the 1,600-meter run.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Dan O'Meara

Farmington Hills Mercy got the 2015 softball season off to a good start Tuesday, sweeping a Catholic League doubleheader from Central Division rival Warren Regina, 7-1 and 10-0.

Junior Abby Krzywiecki went 3-for-3 with three RBI and was the winning pitcher in the first game. She scattered five hits, struck out six and walked three.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Dan O'Meara / John Stormzand

If everything falls into place as coach Butch Babler hopes it will, Farmington Hills Mercy could have an outstanding 2015 season in girls soccer.

The pieces to that puzzle are just about in place, and there isn’t a lot of tweaking that needs to be done.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Dan O'Meara / Diane Jacobs

Brooke Ottaway is one of the players Mercy High School will look to lead the lacrosse team this year, and the Marlins were looking for her a lot Monday in the season opener.

The senior captain scored six goals and provided the spark that led to Mercy's 13-4 victory over host Farmington on a sub-freezing night.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Dan O'Meara / Lisa McAree

Farmington Hills Mercy's hockey team proved once again defense is indeed the key to winning a championship.

The top-seeded Marlins blanked both opponents in the recent Michigan Metro Girls High School Hockey tournament and won their second Division 2 state title in three years.

Source: M Live

Author: Justin P. Hicks / Elaine Cromie

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI -- Taylor Jones is no stranger to playing basketball at a high level.

From backyard ball with her older brothers to competing with high schools girls while in middle school, Jones has benefited from going toe to toe with more experienced players.

Source: Observer/Eccentric

Author: Joanne Maliszewski / John Stormzand

Definitely the music and lyrics of Cole Porter were a draw, but the Mercy High School cast of Anything Goes has fallen in love with tap dancing.

"I could not dance at all," said Mercy junior Lucy Devine, who plays Hope Harcourt in the musical comedy.

Source: Farmington Press

Author: Mike Moore

DETROIT — The journey has been so different, with a revamped roster and renewed sense of urgency.

The results, though, those remain the same.

For the third time in a row, and fifth time in the past six years, the Farmington Hills Mercy basketball team captured a Class A district title.

Source: Farmington Observer

Author: Dan O'Meara / John Stormzand

Taylor Jones scored a career-high 37 points in Farmington Hills Mercy's come-from-behind victory over host Detroit Renaissance in a Class A district tournament game Monday in girls basketball, 63-58.

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