Mark Merli
Mark Merli
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Peckville, Pa.
High School: Valley View
Events: Jumps
Major: Exercise Science
Bats/Throws: Sprints/Jumps

Junior Year (2017-18)

  • Competed in the 60-meter dash, the long jump, triple jump and 4x200 relay during the indoor season.
  • Finished fifth in both the long jump (6.21 meters) and triple jump (12.83 meters) at the Landmark Conference Indoor Championships on Feb. 24, 2018.
  • Competed in the 100-meter dash, the long jump and the triple jump during the outdoor season.
  • Finished fourth in the long jump at the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships on May 5-6 with a leap of 6.31 meters.

Personal Best Marks

Event Meet (Date) Mark
60 Susquehanna University Challenge (Feb. 3, 2018)  7.72
100 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 5-6, 2018)  11.73 
200 John Covert Classic (Jan. 27, 2018) 25.33
Long Jump  Coach P. Invitational (April 13-14, 2018) 6.41m 
Triple Jump  Landmark Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 24, 2018) 12.83m 


Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Winter All-Sportsmanship Team (2019)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2018, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Field Athlete of the Week (Feb. 4, 2019)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Feb. 11, 2019)

High School/Personal

  • Prepped at Valley View, earning four letters in both soccer and track & field.
  • Member of the National Honor Society.
  • Son of Chester and Cathy Merli.