A WMA Athlete:

  • Reflects the spirit of Mercy

  • Stresses the Christian value of fair play

  • Respects authorities, teammates and opponents

  • Exhibits grace in victory and dignity in defeat

Athletics Overview

At Waldron Mercy Academy, athletics goes beyond sports, and embodies the mind, body and spirit by promoting sportsmanship and building community.

We teach our athletes to work hard, work together, give their best effort, and remain merciful during competition. 


​We field more than 20 co-ed and single sex teams in 11 sports. We compete in the Catholic Athletic League (CAL) and Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) conferences where Waldron Mercy athletes are known for being strong contenders and a respectful opponents.

The lessons learned on the field and court compliment those in the classroom and support each student’s growth as a well-round young adult.

For more information about our athletic program or if you have any questions, please contact Adam Dickman, athletic director, at 610-664-9847, ext. 123.

Physical Education


CROSS COUNTRY - CO-ED Grades 1 to 8 FIELD HOCKEY* - GIRLS INSTRUCTIONAL - Grades 2, 3, and 4 JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 FOOTBALL* - BOYS JV - Grades 4, 5, and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 VOLLEYBALL** - GIRLS Grades 6 to 8 SOCCER* - CO-ED JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 * - competes in the Catholic Academy League ** - competes in CYO Division 32


BASKETBALL* - BOYS (TRYOUTS REQUIRED) JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 BASKETBALL* - GIRLS (TRYOUTS REQUIRED) JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 SWIMMING** - CO-ED Grades 5 to 8 (Grade 4 swimming is instructional. Must be able to swim two laps.) * - competes in the Catholic Academy League ** - competes with area middle school


BASEBALL - BOYS JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY* - Grades 7 and 8 SOFTBALL* - GIRLS VARSITY - Grades 5, 6, 7, and 8 (Softball is a varsity sport. Therefore, tryouts and cuts are possible based on the number of registrants.) TRACK & FIELD** - CO-ED Grades 4 to 8 LACROSSE* - GIRLS JV - Grades 5 and 6 VARSITY - Grades 7 and 8 * - competes in the Catholic Academy League ** - competes in CYO League


All students in grades 3 and 4 are welcome to register. The girls intramural basketball will be coached by Colleen Finegan it will be held on Tuesdays (starting March 10th) from 3:15 to 4:15. And the boys intramural basketball will be coached by Nick Smith and it will be held on Wednesdays ( starting on March 11th ) from 3:15 to 4:15. The students will learn fundamentals and skills through drills, games and competitions. Colleen and Nick are committed to teaching the game and fostering a love of basketball during the 8 sessions. To participate, please register by March 1. Dates of Clinics GIRLS Tuesdays starting March 10th (except spring break) BOYS: Wednesdays starting March 11th (except spring break) TIME After school 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Students not picked up by 4:15 p.m. will be signed in to Mercy After Care.
Parents' accounts will be billed $80 for the program.

In physical education class, our students focus on learning how to improve and maintain their physical fitness through active sports and games with their peers.  The students are given the tools to understand how physical activity plays a vital role in growing into a healthy young man or woman.  The class also focuses on teamwork, sportsmanship and respect within the activities to aid in forming a bond between the peers and to help make fitness fun!

Adam Dickman

Athletic Director

Physical Education Teacher


Waldron Mercy Academy

Waldron Mercy Academy, a Catholic school sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, is a diverse, faith community rooted in the gospel values of mercy and justice. We are a school where the joy of discovery inspires serious study, social responsibility, and strong faith.

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