8 Alice Mercer
2022 U.S. Women Roster|
Fierce and calm. Alice Mercer brings the best of both worlds to the U.S. team defense
If you're looking for a calming influence on the U.S. women's national team defense, Alice Mercer can deliver that. And if you're looking for someone that can push the envelope and make things happen, Mercer is just fine in that role as well.
She's also a winner — three high school state championships at Century (Md.) High School, two national championships at Maryland, a professional champion and dual gold medals with the U.S. team in 2017 at the World Cup and The World Games.
- Member of the U.S. team since 2014
- Earned gold medal at 2017 World Cup in England and 2017 World Games in Poland
- Three-time All-American at Maryland and a Tewaaraton finalist and the IWLCA Defender of the Year as a senior in 2016
- Helped Maryland to NCAA championships (2014, 2015)
- Won the inaugural UWLX championship and was an all-star in the WPLL
- School counselor at The Field School in Washington D.C.
- Previously a head coach at Holy Child (Md.) and an assistant coach at Niagara University