|High School:||Good Counsel|
2013-14: Posted season-best times in the 100- (58.27) and 200-yd. breaststroke (2:08.70) events, as well as the 200-yd. IM (2:01.58), while competing as an exhibition swimmer at the 2014 CCSA Championships… Achieved his best dual meet finish of fifth-place three times during the season.
Background: Took first in the 100 breast at the Catholic Nationals with a time of 58.65… Set the Country Club Swimming and Diving Association (CCSDA) record for the 50 breast in 2011… Recorded a Junior Nationals qualifying time for the 50 breast during the 2012-13 season, finishing 29th … Helped set the metro record for the 200 medley relay.
Personal: Son of Duke and Sandy Mercer… Has one older sister, Michelle, and two older brothers, Steven and Vincent… His mother played collegiate softball while Michelle and Steven both swam collegiately… Undecided in his major… Born May 23, 1995.