Athletic News

List of 5 news stories.

  • L-R: Matt Athanas-Linden ’16, Sarah O’Leary ’16, Kane Doyle ’16

    Mercersburg Athletes Choose Ivy League, In-State Schools

    Lee Owen
    Three members of Mercersburg’s senior class have announced the colleges where they will continue their athletic careers. Swimmer Sarah O’Leary ’16, who has set a pair of school records since arriving on campus in the fall, is headed to the University of Pennsylvania, while Mercersburg boys’ soccer teammates Matt Athanas-Linden ’16 and Kane Doyle ’16 will be teammates next year for the third-straight season after moving on to Muhlenberg College.
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  • Molly Taylor '16 nails one of her six three-pointers (photo by Hari Thirumalai '18)

    Girls’ V Basketball Beats Washington For Sixth Straight Win

    Molly Taylor ’16 scored 14 points in the first period as Mercersburg’s girls’ varsity basketball team raced to an early lead, and then cruised to a 75-38 victory over visiting Washington High School (Charles Town, W.Va.) February 3.
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  • Mercersburg celebrates the IPSL title

    Girls’ V Basketball Tops Goretti For IPSL Crown

    Balanced scoring from all five starters carried Mercersburg’s girls’ varsity basketball team to a 53-42 victory over host St. Maria Goretti (Hagerstown, Md.) February 2 in the championship game of the Independent-Parochial School League. It marks the first league title in Mercersburg girls’ varsity basketball history.
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  • Tight Wins Highlight Storm Wrestling Performance at Westtown Duals

    Mercersburg wrestlers hear the same message almost every day in practice: mentally tough competitors win tight matches. Coach Nate Jacklin’s team did just that at the Westtown Duals, going 3-2 and winning the final dual of the day on criteria January 30.
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  • Gabby Fraser '16 sets up for a backhanded serve (photo by Hari Thirumalai '18)

    Boys’ V Squash Tops Potomac

    Mercersburg’s boys’ varsity squash team improved to 17-2 with a convincing 7-2 victory over visiting Potomac School January 30.
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Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 440 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $6 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center.
Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance to New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg PA 17236