Isiuwa Oghagbon ’17 and Alden Littlefield ’17 won two events each and Finley Stewart ’17 won one as the girls’ and boys’ outdoor track & field teams competed at the Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association state track meet May 20. The Blue Storm girls finished seventh overall while the boys took eighth at the meet, which was hosted by the Hill School in Pottstown, Pa.
On May 21, the Mercersburg Athletics Department held its first ever Athletics Recognition Celebration (ARC) at the Hale Field House. Approximately 200 athletes, coaches, staff, friends, and family members attended the event to honor the achievements of the 2016-2017 Blue Storm athletic teams.
Nathan Abel ’17 pitched a complete game five-hitter as Mercersburg’s varsity baseball team completed its 2017 regular season with a 5-2 win over host Washington High School May 17 in Charles Town, W.Va.
Mercersburg’s varsity baseball team rebounded from a 2-1 defeat in game one to knock off host Lawrenceville 6-2 in game two of a May 16 doubleheader to capture its seventh consecutive Mid-Atlantic Prep League championship.
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 717-328-6173