A Magical Summer - Mercy High School

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A Magical Summer

Join us for energetic and creative summer camps in 2022!

A Magical Summer is open to rising 6th—9th grade girls.

Campers will be coached and instructed by Mercy faculty and coaches, area professionals, and Mercy Girl athletes and dancers. This is a great opportunity for your daughter to see what it’s like to be a student-athlete and dancer at Mercy.

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The registration deadline is two weeks before the start of each camp.


9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
$325

Keep your dance training moving forward this summer by dancing at Mercy! Students will work with professional instructors offering daily technique classes in the genres of ballet and modern dance as well as additional instruction in jazz, pointe (for dancers already on pointe), improvisation, and composition. Connecting with Mercy’s roots in Ireland, each day will include Irish step dancing. Dancers will also explore stretching techniques, strength and conditioning, and the rich history of dance. 

A minimum of two years of previous dance experience is required. 
Pack a lunch and water bottle. 


9:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
$210

Team up with other girls who have a passion for lacrosse. No matter your position or ability level, you’ll be challenged, develop your skills, and have fun! You’ll learn new individual skills and fine-tune old ones. Athletes will build on the fundamentals, including stickwork and speed, and will transfer these skills into game-like experiences. 

Head Coach: Brian Casserly P’23, Mercy’s Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach 

This camp is for all ability levels. 


5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
$210

Meet us at the net this summer to work on your volleyball mechanics and skills in a fun and competitive environment for all ability levels. Learn defensive and offensive fundamentals and develop game strategies. Athletes will build on their serving, passing, setting, blocking, digging, and hitting skills; ball control; footwork; and speed to give them an advantage on the court. 

Head Coach: Matt Marion, Mercy’s Varsity Volleyball Head Coach 

Camp starts at 5:00 p.m., but participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes early every day for warm-up exercises. 

This camp is for all ability levels.


5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
$210

Meet us at the net this summer to work on your volleyball mechanics and skills in a fun and competitive environment for all ability levels. Learn defensive and offensive fundamentals and develop game strategies. Athletes will build on their serving, passing, setting, blocking, digging, and hitting skills; ball control; footwork; and speed to give them an advantage on the court. 

Head Coach: Matt Marion, Mercy’s Varsity Volleyball Head Coach 

Camp starts at 5:00 p.m., but participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes early every day for warm-up exercises. 

This camp is for all ability levels.


5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
$210

Improve your field hockey game at Mercy’s four-day field hockey camp while having fun and building friendships. Through a variety of field hockey drills, you’ll practice important techniques including dribbling, passing and receiving, ball control, shooting, defensive tackling, positioning, and scanning and tracking. Beyond the fundamentals, our coaches will take your game further with offensive and defensive tactics, game strategies, and positional changes. You’ll use what you’ve learned in full-field games. 

Head Coach: Katie McNeel, Mercy’s Varsity Field Hockey Head Coach 

This camp is for all ability levels.


5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
$210

At Mercy’s basketball camp, you’ll have lots of fun, build friendships, and dramatically improve your game. No matter your ability level, you’ll build on fundamentals like dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, blocking, and stealing. You’ll learn the mental side of basketball and game strategies that you’ll transfer into game-like experiences. 

Head Coach: George Panageotou, Mercy's new Varsity Basketball Head Coach

This camp is for all ability levels.


5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
$210

Build your confidence, communication, and cooperation on the soccer field at Mercy’s soccer fundamentals camp. No matter your ability level, you’ll have fun and be challenged during drills and mock games. From speed and agility training to team and individual drills, you’re sure to improve every aspect of your soccer game and prepare well for high school soccer tryouts. 

Head Coach: Doug Pryor P’13, Mercy’s Varsity Soccer Head Coach 

This camp is for all ability levels.