Watch Sara Salamon's video from USC's Spring Break training trip to Hawai'i!
THIS SEASON: Michelle Mercado enters her final season at USC.
2014: Mercado competed but did not score in her second season at USC.
2013: Mercado competed but did not score in her first season at USC.
AT LA VALLEY COLLEGE: Mercado spent one semester at LA Valley College... Earned all-league honors.
HIGH SCHOOL: Mercado played water polo and swam at Notre Dame High in Sherman Oaks, Calif.... Was a four-time all-league honoree... Also earned four all-academic athletic awards... Was named her team's most valuable offensive player in 2010... An honor student... Played club for Los Angeles Water Polo and 818 Water Polo Club.