- Mercy Softball Sportswear Website Now Open
- Mercy 2018 Repeat as Section V Class A Champions
2020 Mercy Catcher's Clinic - January 18th, 25th and February 1st
About the Camp: The Mercy Softball Coaching Staff and Varsity Players, both current and former, will focus on teaching the fundamentals of catching – throwing (improved POP Time), receiving, blocking, framing, and knowledge of the position. Basic and advanced skill mechanics will be taught.
· 6.0 hours of instruction.
· Video of footwork and throwing analysis for every attendee.
· Basic and advanced skill mechanics.
· Focus on Improved POP Time for all attendees.
· How to interact and work with the home plate umpire.
Dates: Saturday January 18th 8am - 10am
Saturday January 25th 8am - 10am
Saturday February 1st 8am - 10am
Sign In and Walk In registration begins at 7:30am on 1/18
Location: Mercy High School Varsity and Middle School Gym
1437 Blossom Road
Rochester, NY 14610
Cost: $ 95.00 for all 3 days or $35.00 per individual session
Bring your catching equipment and water
To register online, please look under the registration tab on the right side of the welcome page.
For questions please email Richard Sylvester, Varsity Head Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mercy Softball Is Now On Instagram
In our continuing effort to improve communication within the Mercy Softball Program we have established an Instagram Account. The new Instagram account is ourladyofmercysoftball Please follow the Mercy Softball Program on Instagram
Mercy Softball Program Instagram Page - Check out our new Instagram Page by clicking on it
FIELD CLEAN UP DAY SATURDAY OCTOBER 12
In our efforts to have one of the finest softball fields in Monroe County we are having a softball field cleanup day and making some improvements to the field on Saturday October 12th starting at 9am
Things we need to get done on Saturday are:
1. Weed the warning track before we spread the new warning track mix
2. Spread the New Warning Track Mix
3. Weed Eater the fence
4. Pitching Practice Mounds – Reset the mounds and home plates
5. New Practice Hitting Area – Spread the new infield mix
6. Infield – Spread the new infield mix
Items we will need for Saturday: rake to move the infield mix, Shovels and 1-2 wheel barrels.
Please make every effort to try to help out on Saturday. The more help we have the faster we’ll get done
ADVANCED PLACEMENT PROCESS INFORMATION - 7TH & 8TH GRADERS
For 7th and 8th graders interested in trying out for the JV or Varsity Softball teams must first qualify by completing and passing the Advanced Placement Process (APP)
All inform can be found by going to either the Advanced Placement Process Page on this website or on the Mercy High School Website under Athletics. For more information regarding this process please reach out to Mr. Anthony Yandek,AD for Mercy. His email address is email@example.com
Volunteers Needed for Concessions Mercy Volleyball 10/15
Every year as a way to help out with fundraising for the Mercy Sports Booster Club we volunteer to manage the admissions table and concession stand for either a volleyball or basketball game. This year we are doing a volleyball game on October 15th at 5pm. We need 5 volunteers from the Mercy Softball Program to help out. It will be from 4:30pm to 7pm.
If you are able to volunteer please let me know. You can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Open Gyms/ Open Turf and Softball Program Meeting Scheduled
Fall Open Turf sessions have been scheduled for all students interested in playing softball in grades 6th - 12th. The dates are the following:
Tuesday September 17th 3pm - 5pm
Tuesday September 24th 3pm - 5pm
Tuesday October 8th 3pm to 5pm.
All will be held outside on the softball field. Please dress appropriately and weather permitting.
Program Informational Meeting - Wednesday September 18th 3pm - 3:30pm
At this meeting we will be going over basic information about the softball program, the strength training program, Spring Trip and other important items for those both new and returning to the program.
2020 Spring Training - Ripken Experience Pigeon Forge, TN
2020 Mercy Softball Spring Training
Who: Mercy Softball Program Varsity and JV teams
When: During Mercy Spring Break Friday April 3 - Tuesday April 7th
Where: Ripken Experience (click on to view facilities)
Pigeon Forge, TN
Summary: Both the Varsity and JV will have 3 games and 2 practices while at the Ripken Experience
Itinerary: Friday April 3rd - Depart 6am from Mercy High School Arrive approx 8pm Pigeon Forge
Saturday April 4th - Practice 9am - 11am
Sunday April54th - Church Service in the morning
Game #2 in the afternoon
Monday April 6th - Practice in the morning
Game #3 in the afternoon
Tuesday April 7th - Travel Day return home bus leaves at 8am
Cost: Without fundraising the cost per player will be approximately $ 800.00. We are looking to fundraise as much as possible and will be rolling a NYS Lottery Calendar Sale and a Meat Raffle to be held on Saturday April 18th.
SpringHill Suites Pigeon Forge
120 Christmas Tree Lane
Although not required to stay here, a block of rooms have been reserved for your convenience at the following hotel if you choose to stay here. The cost per night is Friday & Saturday $159 Sunday & Monday $124.00
Fairfield Inn, Pigeon Forge
2445 Teaster Lane
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Mercy Softball Apparel Website Now Open
We now have opened a Mercy Softball Apparel website through Recognition Experts. When ordering if you check the box to pick up at the store your order will be dropped off at school for your daughter at no extra charge. New items can be added so if there is something you have interest in and you do not see it on the website please let one of the coaches know.
To access the website please click on the link below:
Mercy Advances to NYS Quarterfinals
In a rematch of last years game Mercy defeated Pittsford Sutherland 11-0 in the Regional Qualifying game to advance to the New York State Quarterfinals. Mercy will face Iroquois on Saturday June 2 at 1:30pm. The game will be played at Williamsville East in Buffalo, NY. Mercy again was led by pitcher Riley Maher who gave up only 4 hits, 0 walks and struck out 7 in a complete game shutout. In the last four post season games Mercy has had 3 shutouts and has outscored their opponents 23-3. Offensively Mercy was led by Lauren Gulick who was 3 for 4 with 3 RBI and Nicole Bell 3-5 with 2 RBI,
Mercy 2018 Section V Class A1 Champs
Mercy defeated Pittsford Mendon 7-0 to win the 2018 Section V Class A1 Championship for the second year in a row. Riley Maher was named Section V Class A1 MVP along with Section V All Tournament team of Colleen Fox, Lauren Gulick, Danielle Salina and Kate Vara.
Mercy defeats Canandaigua Advances to Sectional Finals
Mercy prevailed in another close sectional game by defeating Canandaigua 4-3 in the Sectional Semi Finals. The Monarchs were led at the plate by Lauren Gulick who had a 2 Run Home Run, Colleen Fox 2 for 4, Anna Mason 2 for 3, Nicole Bell 2 for 4 and Kate Vara 2 for 4 with the game winning RBI in the top of the 7th inning. The winning pitcher was again Riley Maher.
Mercy will for Pittsford Mendon in the Finals on Tuesday May 29th 6pm at Brockport College. This will be a rematch of last years finals.
Class A1 Sectional Semi-Finals vs Canandaigua
Mercy plays Canandaigua in the Class A1 Sectional Semi-Finals on Friday May 25th @ Pittsford Sutherland High School. Game starts at 4pm. Please note: Section V will be charging a $5.00 admission to all Semi Final and Final Games
Mercy Defeats Brockport 1-0 in 9 innings
Mercy defeated #2 Seed Brockport 1-0 in 9 innings behind a stellar pitching performance by Riley Maher. Riley gave up 0 runs, allowed just 5 hits with 8 strikeouts and 0 walks.
Offensively Colleen Fox and Anna Mason led the way with 3 hits each. Colleen had the game winning rbi driving in Anna Mason in the 9th inning.
Mercy advances to play Canandaigua in the semi-finals on Friday May 25th.
Mercy Advances in Sectionals Brockport Up Next
Behind Kate Vara's 2 Home Runs and 5 RBI Mercy overcame a 6-2 deficit and defeated Greece Arcadia to advance to the second round of Sectional Play. Next up is the #2 Seed Brockport. The game will be played Wednesday May 23rd @4:30pm at Brockport High School
Mercy hosts Greece Arcadia in the First Round of Sectionals
Mercy will host Greece Arcadia on Monday May 21sr in the first round of Sectionals. The winner will play the #2 Seed Brockport on Wednesday May 23rd in Brockport
MERCY 2017 SECTION V CLASS A1 CHAMPIONS
Mercy put on a tremendous display of hitting and defeated Pittsford Mendon 19-9 to take the Class A1 Sectional Championship. Congratulations to the Mercy players and the entire Mercy Softball Community for such a great win.
Congratulations to Senior Ellie Schlehr for being named Sectional Tournament MVP. Other Mercy players named to the all tournament team: Senior Olivia Ortega, Junior Nicole Bell, Junior Danielle Salina, and Sophomore Kate Vara.
Up next for the Monarchs is the State Qualifying crossover game vs. Pittsford Sutherland on Tuesday 6pm at Brockport College.
Our Lady of Mercy Varsity Softball Team Accomplishments
|2020 Mercy Catchers Clinic|
|Confidential Mercy Student or Newly Accepted Students Interested in Finding Out About the Mercy Softball Program Questionnaire|
|Opening Day in Pigeon Forge, TN|