Mr. Richard Mercado '01 » Biography


I am the Varsity Head Coach for the Mater Dei Baseball Team. I would love to share my passion for teaching life skills and lessons through baseball. I also want to contribute to a positive environment that I was able to experience back when I was a student here at Mater Dei. I was named the 2001 Serra League MVP. 

What I Love About MD
I love everything about Mater Dei! The faculty is full of alumni, the academics are outstanding, the athletics are the best in the country and the environment at Mater Dei is just plain special.  It is a family atmosphere built on tradition.


Other experience

Arizona Diamondbacks 12th round selection of 2004 MLB Draft

Played professionally for 9 years reaching the Triple-A level with the Arizona Diamondbacks


Education: University of Arizona

At MD since: