Mercedes Pierce


Name: Mercedes Pierce
Position: Staff Writer
Graduation Year: 2021
Hi! I am a junior and this is my first year on Silver Chips Online. I enjoy reading and writing about sports and politics as well as being a dancer and a baseball fan.


Stories (6)


The songs Blazers are enjoying this autumn

By Mercedes Pierce | Oct. 28, 2019, 4:38 p.m. | In Entertainment »

Blazers talk about their favorite songs for the season

MCPS' new wellness initiative, while commendable, has its faults

By Mercedes Pierce | Oct. 15, 2019, 2:01 p.m. | In Op/Ed »

The county’s initiative aims to address the mental and physical health of K-12 students

Blair girls' field hockey shuts out Paint Branch in close game

By Mercedes Pierce | Oct. 7, 2019, 12:36 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers beat the Panthers 1-0 for their sixth straight win

Nationals falter against red-hot Mets

By Mercedes Pierce | Aug. 16, 2019, 2:31 p.m. | In Professional »

This weekend was a rough start to the Nationals’ pennant race

Champions on and off the field

By Mercedes Pierce | Aug. 15, 2019, 11:51 p.m. | In Opinions »

The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team has done more than win the World Cup

“Once Upon a Time…” in Tarantino’s childhood

By Mercedes Pierce | July 30, 2019, 9:36 a.m. | In Movies »

The classic Tarantino movie’s nuanced nostalgia may be lost on some