Athletic News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Larry Sheridan ’51

    Sheridan, Leavitt Inducted into Wrestling, Track & Field Halls of Fame

    A pair of legendary Mercersburg alumni—Larry Sheridan ’51 and Bob Leavitt (1903)—have been chosen for enshrinement in the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association Hall of Fame and the Pennsylvania Track & Field Coaches Association Hall of Fame, respectively.
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  • Aurelius Dunbar ’20 grabs the upper hand in his win over William Thomas (Woodberry Forest)

    Barnes, Dunbar Win Two Matches Apiece at National Preps

    Mercersburg wrestlers Sam Barnes ’19 and Aurelius Dunbar ’20 each went 2-2 at the 2019 National Prep Wrestling Championships February 22 at Stabler Arena on the Lehigh University campus in Bethlehem, Pa.
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  • MAPL Championships Female Field Athlete of the Meet Annie Klaff ’20

    Girls Place 2nd at MAPL Indoor Track & Field Championships

    Mercersburg’s girls’ indoor track & field team finished second in the team standings at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Indoor Track & Field Championships, which the Blue Storm hosted in the Hale Field House February 16. Annie Klaff ’20 was named the Female Field Athlete of the Meet after finishing in the top five in three different individual events, and Sophia Divone ’19 (1600m), Addie Geitner ’21 (3200m), and Tomisin Salako ’20 (shot put) won MAPL individual championships in their respective events.
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  • Mercersburg’s boys’ swim team

    Boys Finish 5th, Girls 6th at Easterns Swimming & Diving Championships

    Mercersburg finished fifth in the boys’ division and sixth in the girls’ division at the 2019 Eastern Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championships February 15-16. Swimming events were held at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa., with diving taking place at Germantown Academy in Fort Washington, Pa.
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  • National Prep qualifiers Sam Barnes ’19 and Aurelius Dunbar ’20

    Dunbar, Barnes Place 2nd at State Wrestling Tournament

    Aurelius Dunbar ’20 (160 pounds) and Sam Barnes ’19 (170 pounds) advanced to the championship bouts of their respective weight classes at the 2019 Pennsylvania Independent Schools State Wrestling Tournament (PAISWT) February 16, and both qualified for the National Prep Wrestling Tournament in the process.
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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 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 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 of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236
GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236