Divine Mercy Catholic Community | South Milwaukee, WI


It is the primary purpose of the Divine Mercy Parish Athletic Association to provide an extension of the Christian educational experience. The parish athletic program is designed to provide enjoyable extra-curricular activities for children and to teach the fundamentals of sports. The program strives to develop self-worth, sportsmanship, discipline, sound judgment and physical well-being.

The objectives of the Divine Mercy Parish athletic program include, but are not limited to:

•  Offering a positive Christian learning experience.
•  Fostering a sense of sportsmanship – how to win with grace and lose with dignity.
•  Creating a venue for wholesome and enjoyable use of time by children through sports activities.
•  Providing an opportunity for parents to become involved in the sports program and to set good examples for
 their children.
•  Promoting teamwork and unity among participants and parents.
•  Aiding in physical development and well-being.
•  Teaching fundamentals of sports and helping to develop athletic skills.
•  Raising funds to support a self-sufficient athletic program.
•  Abiding by league policies and governing those to the parish level.

Sports Offered

Sport Season Who Grades
Soccer Fall Coed K4 - 8th
Volleyball Fall Girls 5th - 8th
Basketball Winter Girls 5th - 8th
Basketball Winter Boys 5th - 8th
Soccer Spring Coed K4 - 8th

Athletic Officers

Athletic Director:  Shannon Eckert  shannont4l@yahoo.com

Vice President:

Treasurer:  Julie Bock  bockjulie@att.net

Sport Coordinators

Volleyball - Julie Bock  bockjulie@att.net
Soccer - Roger Marcias
Basketball - Rich Snyder  rsnyder7@wi.rr.com

Concessions Coordinator
Shannon Eckert
Board Members
Jennifer Brunner
Joe Hennessy
Kurt Olsen
Joel Torgerson