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February 10, 2016
Mariners Sail Past Purchase On The Road, 78-53
The USMMA women’s basketball team picked up its second-straight victory on Wednesday night with a 78-53 non-conference win over Purchase College at the Panthers’ Gymnasium. The Mariners improve to 9-11 overall on the season, while PC falls to 1-20 in defeat.

February 10, 2016
Wrestling Edged By Coast Guard, 19-18, On Senior Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team lost its Superintendents’ Trophy matchup to visiting Coast Guard, 19-18, on Wednesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 10-9 overall, while the Bears improve to 6-5.

February 8, 2016
MBB Loses To Rutgers-Camden In Home-Finale, 70-67
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost a non-conference tilt to visiting Rutgers-Camden, 70-67, on Monday night in the squad’s home-finale at the Liebertz Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners’ record falls to 11-10, while the Scarlet Raptors improve to 3-19.

February 6, 2016
Wrestling Picks Up Two Centennial Wins Over Gettysburg And Hopkins
The USMMA wrestling team earned a pair of Centennial Conference victories on Saturday over Gettysburg College (21-18) and Johns Hopkins University (36-6) at JHU’s Goldfarb Gym. The wins improve the Mariners’ record to 10-8 (5-3 Centennial).

February 6, 2016
Porter Wins Both Boards To Highlight Mariner Divers’ Day At NYU Invite Saturday
The USMMA men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams sent a total of six divers – three men and three women – to compete at the NYU Invitational on Saturday at the Violets’ Palladium Athletic Facility.

February 6, 2016
Men’s & Women’s Track & Field Compete At Wesleyan Indoor Invite II
The USMMA men’s and women’s track & field teams travelled up to Wesleyan University to compete in the Second Wesleyan Indoor Invite. The men had two first-place finishes, while the women had a runner finish as high as fourth place.

February 6, 2016
Men’s Basketball Falls Short Of CCNY, 77-72, In Non-Conference Action
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost a road, non-conference tilt to City College of New York, 77-72, on Saturday afternoon at the Beavers’ Nat Holman Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 11-9 overall, while CCNY improves to 12-10.

February 3, 2016
Mariners Defeat Nationally-Ranked NYU, 17-15, Wednesday Night
On Wednesday night, the USMMA wrestling team defeated #22/21 NYU, 17-15, in a back-and-forth Centennial Conference affair at the Liebertz Gymnasium that came down to the final bout at the heavyweight class. The Mariners improve to an even 8-8 (3-3 Centennial), while the Violets fall to 9-5 (3-2 Centennial).

February 3, 2016
WBB Upends Drew, 64-53, Behind Career-Highs By Carmon And Drake
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team earned its second Landmark Conference victory of the season on Wednesday night with a 64-53 win on the road over Drew at the Rangers’ Baldwin Gymnasium. The Mariners improve to 8-11 (2-9 Landmark), while Drew falls to 7-14 (4-8 Landmark).

February 3, 2016
Strong Second Half Propels Mariners To 71-49 Landmark Victory Over Drew
The USMMA men's basketball team defeated visiting Drew University, 71-49, on Wednesday evening in Landmark Conference action at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners' record to 11-8 (6-6 Landmark), while the Rangers fall to 10-11 (7-5 Landmark).

February 1, 2016
Three First-Place Finishes Earn Landmark Athlete Of The Week Honors For Green
Junior Jolyn Green (Riverside, Calif.) was named the Landmark Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week on Monday after her performance in the Mariners’ tri-meet sweep over Drew and Goucher on Saturday.

February 1, 2016
Smith Named Landmark MBB Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced that USMMA senior David Smith (Lakewood, Wash.) was named the league’s Athlete of the Week for men’s basketball. This is the first time this season and the second time in his career that he has earned this accolade.

January 30, 2016
Wrestling Earns D3 Team Championship At All-Academy Tournament
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team competed in the 22nd Annual All-Academy Championships on Saturday, hosted by VMI. The Mariners finished sixth overall at the event and placed best out of the three Division III teams that competed (Coast Guard and Norwich were the others), and therefore were crowned the D3 Team Champions.

January 30, 2016
Wrestling Splits Action At Centennial Tri On Saturday
On Saturday, a majority of the USMMA wrestling team travelled to Muhlenberg College for a Centennial Tri-Meet while the rest of the squad competed at the All-Academy Championships. After dropping the first match to Ursinus, 28-16, the Mariners earned a 36-10 victory over the host Mules to earn a split on the day. The Mariners’ dual record moves to 7-8 (2-3 Centennial) on the season.

January 30, 2016
Smith, Mariners Sink Goucher, 82-66 On Senior Day
The USMMA men's basketball team defeated visiting Goucher College, 82-66, on Saturday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium in Landmark Conference action. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 10-8 overall (5-6 Landmark), while the Gophers fall to 8-12 (4-7 Landmark).

January 30, 2016
Tedesco Eclipses 100-Win Plateau With Pair Of Women’s Swim & Dive Victories Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA women's swim and dive team competed against Drew and Goucher at the Rangers’ F.M. Kirby Pool. The Mariners picked up two victories on the day, beating the Drew, 97-43, and the Gophers, 90-50. With the two wins, head coach Sean Tedesco earned his 100th and 101st victories in dual meets for the women’s squad.

January 30, 2016
Sanchez Qualifies For ECACs To Highlight Mariners’ Day At Lehigh’s Covert Classic
The USMMA men’s track & field team took part in the John Covert Classic on Saturday, hosted by Division I Lehigh University. The Mariners sent 16 competitors to the event and were led by senior Tomas Sanchez (Manati, P.R.), who had the squad’s highest finish of the day and qualified for the ECAC Championships with a second-place showing in the 500 meter run in 1:07.56. He was narrowly beaten out by Lehigh’s Tom Troxell by just seven-hundredths of a second.

January 30, 2016
Men’s Swimming & Diving Downs Drew And Goucher On The Road Saturday
The USMMA men's swimming and diving team traveled to Drew University on Saturday afternoon for a Landmark Conference tri-meet against the host Rangers and the Gophers of Goucher College. The Mariners grabbed two wins on the day, beating the Rangers, 97-38, and downing the Gophers, 85-52. Merchant Marine improves to 8-2 overall (2-0 Landmark) with the victories.

January 30, 2016
Ramirez Leads Mariners At John Covert Classic In Pennsylvania
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team sent 10 competitors over to the John Covert Classic, hosted by Lehigh University, on Saturday. The Mariners were led by freshman Kelsey Ramirez (Stevensville, Mich.), who had the squad’s top finish with a fourth-place showing in the 1000 meter run in 3:23.53.

January 30, 2016
Women’s Basketball Falls To Goucher Saturday In Landmark Action
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s basketball team lost in a home, Landmark Conference matchup to visiting Goucher, 54-44, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners fall to 7-11 (1-9 Landmark), while the Gophers improve to 8-12 (3-8 Landmark).

January 27, 2016
Men’s Hoops Downs Trinity, 67-60, In Spirited Effort On Wednesday
The USMMA men’s basketball team defeated visiting Trinity College, 67-60, on Wednesday evening at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 9-8 overall, while the Bantams, who are receiving votes in the D3hoops.com National Top 25 Poll, fall to 14-5.

January 27, 2016
Mariners Drop Centennial Match To #19 Stevens On The Road Wednesday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team lost on the road at #19 Stevens on Wednesday night, 28-13. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 6-7 (1-2 Centennial), while the Ducks improve to 14-2 (2-0 Centennial) with their program-record 10th straight win.

January 27, 2016
WBB Loses To Moravian Wednesday In Landmark Action
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team was defeated in a home Landmark Conference matchup by visiting Moravian, 59-45, on Wednesday at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners to 7-10 (1-8 Landmark), while the Greyhounds improve to 15-3 (8-1 Landmark).

January 26, 2016
Miller Named To MBWA Division II-III Weekly Honor Roll
USMMA junior Matt Miller (Augusta, Ga.) earned a weekly honor roll nod among Division II & III players by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, the MBWA announced on Tuesday. This comes after Miller’s performance in the Mariners’ home loss to Elizabethtown last Monday, Jan. 18.

January 26, 2016
Record-Breaking Performance Earns Porter Landmark Weekly Honor
Senior Gerrit Porter (Houston, Texas) was named the Landmark Conference men’s swimming & diving athlete of the week after his record-breaking performance for the Mariners on Friday night in a road loss at #7 NYU. This is the second time this season that he has earned the honor – the first coming back on Nov. 23.

January 22, 2016
Porter Sets New Academy Diving Record In Mariners’ Loss To #7 NYU
The USMMA men’s swimming & diving team lost on the road on Friday night to nationally-ranked NYU, 169-73. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 4-2 on the season, while the #7 Violets improve to 8-0.

January 22, 2016
Winter Storm Jonas Effects All Scheduled Contests This Saturday
Due to Winter Storm Jonas, which is expected to dump nearly a foot or more of snow on the New York Metropolitan Area this weekend, all USMMA athletic events that were scheduled for Saturday have either been postponed or cancelled.

January 21, 2016
Mariners Defeat Coast Guard, 59-43, Behind Milafsky’s Hot Second Quarter
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team defeated arch-rival Coast Guard, 59-43, at home on Thursday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners improve to 7-9 overall on the year (exceeding their win-total from last season), while the Bears fall to 8-7.

January 21, 2016
Wickesberg Honored As Rookie Of The Week By ECAC On Wednesday
On Wednesday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the Corvias Players of the Week for women’s swimming & diving and USMMA freshman Tyler Wickesberg (Albuquerque, N.M.) earned Division III Metro Rookie of the Week honors for the first time this year.

January 21, 2016
Porter Earns Second ECAC Men’s Diving Weekly Honor In A Row
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the Division III Metro Corvias Players of the Week for men’s swimming & diving on Wednesday and USMMA’s own senior Gerrit Porter (Houston, Texas) earned Diver of the Week accolades for the second straight week.

January 18, 2016
Kelsik Named Landmark Men’s Swimming & Diving Athlete Of The Week
The Landmark Conference announced its athletes of the week for men’s & women’s swimming & diving on Monday and USMMA senior William Kelsik (New Castle, Ind.) was named the men’s Athlete of the Week. The honor comes after Kelsik helped lead the Mariners to a 3-0 week at two events.

January 19, 2016
Carmon Named To MBWA DII-III Weekly Honor Roll
On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) announced its weekly honors for Division II & III and USMMA sophomore Tichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.) was named as an honorable mention for her performances in the Mariners’ three games last week.

January 18, 2016
Women’s Hoops Loses To Elizabethtown Monday In Landmark Action
The USMMA women’s basketball team was defeated in a home Landmark Conference matchup to visiting Elizabethtown, 76-58, on Saturday at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners to 6-9 (1-7 Landmark), while the Blue Jays improve to 10-5 (6-3 Landmark).

January 18, 2016
MBB Edged By Elizabethtown, 75-74, Monday At Home
On Monday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost to Landmark Conference opponent Elizabethtown, 75-75, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 8-8 (4-6 Landmark) on the season, while the Blue Jays improve to 3-14 (1-8 Landmark).

January 16, 2016
Men’s Swim & Dive Beats Rival Coast Guard In Thrilling Fashion, 158-142
It was Senior Day on Saturday for the men’s swim & dive team and there was no better opponent to face than arch-rival Coast Guard. The Mariners won a tough-fought match, 158-142, to improve to 4-1 on the season. This is the third year in a row the men’s team has defeated the Bears. USCGA falls to 5-2 in defeat.

January 16, 2016
WBB Snaps Four-Game Skid With First Landmark Win, 62-54, Over Juniata
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team hosted Landmark Conference opponent Juniata College. The Mariners came away with a 62-54 victory over the Eagles at the Liebertz Gymnasium. It was USMMA’s first win of the New Year and it halted a four-game losing skid, improving the Mariners’ record to 7-8 (1-6 Landmark), while the Juniata falls to 6-10 (1-6 Landmark) in defeat.

January 16, 2016
Wrestling Splits Action At Centennial Tri Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team split a pair of Centennial Conference dual matches on Saturday at McDaniel College. The Mariners began the morning with a 44-4 win over Washington and Lee, but lost to the host Green Terror, 29-14 in the afternoon. The Mariners’ record moves to 6-5 overall on the season after the 1-1 day.

January 16, 2016
Mariners Drop Landmark Matchup To Juniata At Home Saturday
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost a home Landmark Conference battle against visiting Juniata College, 85-67, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The defeat drops the Mariners’ record to 8-7 (4-5 Landmark), while the Eagles improve to 12-4 (5-2 Landmark).

January 16, 2016
Pressey’s First-Place Finish In Triple Jump Highlights Mariners Day At CGA Winter Invite
The USMMA men’s track & field team competed at Coast Guard’s CGA Winter Invite on Saturday and the Mariners ended the event in fifth place. Senior Kenneth Pressey (Yorktown, Va.) had the Mariners’ top finish at the event, coming in first place in the triple jump with a jump of 12.77 meters (41' 10.75"), which was a personal best distance for the senior.

January 16, 2016
Women’s Track & Field Places Fifth At CGA Winter Invite
The USMMA women’s track & field team competed at Coast Guard’s CGA Winter Invite on Saturday and the Mariners ended the event in fifth place. A total of 10 girls compete for Merchant Marine at the event, and freshman Kelsey Ramirez (Stevensville, Mich.) recorded the squad’s top finish with a fourth-place showing in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:51.95.

January 16, 2016
Mariner Women Fall To Rival Coast Guard On Senior Day
On Saturday, the women’s swimming & diving team lost a tough match, 193-106, to arch-rival Coast Guard on Senior Day. The loss was the Mariners’ first of the season, dropping their record to 5-1, while the Bears improve to 2-5.

January 14, 2016
Mariners Edged By St. Joseph’s (L.I.), 56-55, In Overtime
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost on the road at St. Joseph’s of Long Island in overtime, 56-55, Thursday night at the Golden Eagles’ Danzi Athletic Center. The Mariners fall to 5-8 overall on the season, while St. Joe’s improves to 5-10.

January 13, 2016
Men’s Basketball Wins Thriller Over #24 Scranton, 66-65, Wednesday At Home
On Wednesday night, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team picked up a big Landmark Conference victory over nationally-ranked Scranton, 66-65, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 8-6 (4-4 Landmark), while the #24 Royals fall to 11-4 (4-3 Landmark) in defeat.

January 13, 2016
Women’s Swimming Picks Up Two Wins Wednesday Over York And Old Westbury
On Wednesday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving team earned a pair of victories over non-conference opponents York and Old Westbury at the Cardinals’ York College Natatorium. The wins improve the Mariners’ record to a perfect 5-0 to start the season.

January 13, 2016
Men’s Swimming Downs York And Old Westbury On The Road
The USMMA men’s swimming team travelled to York College on Wednesday night for a tri-meet against the host Cardinals and the Panthers of Old Westbury. The Mariners defeated both of their opponents with a total of 111 points to Old Westbury’s 67 and York’s 39. The wins improve the Mariners to 3-1 on the season.

January 13, 2016
Blenkush Also Honored By ECAC For His Performance Last Week
Two days after being named the Landmark Conference Men’s Track & Field Athlete of the Week, USMMA freshman Severin Blenkush (O’Fallon, Ill.) was honored by the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) as the Division III Metro Corvias Rookie of the Week.

January 13, 2016
Porter & Kahl Earn ECAC Men’s Swim & Dive Weekly Honors
The Eastern College Athletic Conference announced the Division III Metro Corvias Players of the Week for men’s swimming & diving and USMMA had two team members honored with senior Gerrit Porter (Houston, Texas) winning Diver of the Week honors and freshman Christopher Kahl (Solomons, Md.) winning Rokkie of the Week honors.

January 13, 2016
Trio Of Mariners Honored By ECAC On Wednesday
On Wednesday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the Corvias Players of the Week for women’s swimming & diving and USMMA had three team members honored for their performances in two non-conference victories last week – junior Catherine Don (Quincy, Ill.) was name the Swimmer of the Week, junior Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) the Diver of the Week and freshman Ella Sherrill (Ketchikan, Alaska) was the Rookie of the Week.

January 12, 2016
Women’s Basketball Falls To CCNY, 66-57, Tuesday Night At Home
The USMMA women’s basketball team dropped a non-conference contest to visiting City College of New York, 66-57, on Tuesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss, which was the Mariners’ first to a non-Landmark team this season, drops the squad’s record to 5-7 on the season, while the Beavers improve to 8-7.

January 11, 2016
Blenkush Named Landmark Men’s Track & Field Athlete Of The Week
The Landmark Conference announced on Monday that USMMA freshman Severin Blenkush (O’Fallon, Ill.) was named the league’s men’s track & field Athlete of the Week. The honor comes after the rookie’s performance at the Rutgers Invitational this past Saturday, Jan. 9.

January 9, 2016
Men’s T&F Begins New Year At Rutgers Invite On Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team took on a tough field of mostly Division I teams at the Rutgers Invitational on Saturday. 10 Mariners made the trip to Jersey for the event, with freshman Severin Blenkush () leading the way with the squad’s top finish – a fifth-place showing in the 1,000 meter run (2:36.67), which was a season-best time for him.

January 9, 2016
Mariner Women Compete Strongly At Rutgers Invitational Among Many D1 Opponents
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s track & field team competed in its first event of the New Year, the Rutgers Invitational, hosted by Division I Rutgers University. Five Mariners took part in the event, with the 4x800 meter relay team finishing a team-best fourth place.

January 9, 2016
WBB Drops Road Conference Game At Susquehanna Saturday
Despite a double-double by sophomore Trichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.), the USMMA women’s basketball team lost its road matchup to Susquehanna University, 86-39 on Saturday afternoon. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 5-6 (0-6 Landmark) on the season, while the Crusaders improve to 9-4 (2-3 Landmark).

January 9, 2016
Men’s Basketball Falls To #11 Susquehanna On The Road Saturday
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost on the road to nationally-ranked #11 Susquehanna University, 91-72, on Saturday afternoon, at the Crusaders’ Houts Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 7-6 (3-4 Landmark), while SU improves to an undefeated 14-0 (5-0 Landmark).

January 9, 2016
Mariners Win All Events En Route To 117-75 Victory Over St. Joseph’s (L.I.)
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving team claimed a victory in every event against St. Joseph’s of Long Island to capture its third straight win to start the dual meet season, 117-75, at the O’Hara Hall Pool. The Mariners improve to 3-0, while the Golden Eagles fall to 4-7.

January 8, 2016
Mariners Edge Wheaton, 18-16, In Exciting Match At NWCA National Duals Friday Night
The USMMA wrestling team had time for one more match at the NWCA National Duals on Friday night, an extra match outside of the brackets against Wheaton College (Ill.). After falling behind with four straight losses, the Mariners came back to narrowly edge the Thunder, 18-16, by earning decisions in the final two classes. The win improves Merchant Marine’s record to 5-4 on the season, while Wheaton falls to 0-4.

January 8, 2016
Wrestling Drops Two Matches To Nationally-Ranked Opponents At NWCA National Duals
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team competed in the highly-selective NWCA National Duals on Friday along with 23 nationally-ranked programs. The Mariners’ first match in the championship draw was against #13 Alma College early this morning, which the Scots won by the final of 27-17. Then in their first consolation bracket match in the afternoon against #12 Coe College, USMMA bowed out of the very competitive tournament with a 30-11 defeat to the Kohawks. Overall on the season, the Mariners’ dual meet record drops to an even 4-4.

January 7, 2016
Mariners Come Up Short Against D1 Villanova, 160-135, At Home Thursday Night
The USMMA men’s swimming and diving team hosted NCAA Division I opponent Villanova University at the O’Hara Hall Pool on Thursday night and put up a fight against the Wildcats, but eventually fell short by the final score of 160-135. With the loss, the Mariners’ record falls to 1-1 on the season, while the Wildcats pick up their first win and improve to 1-5.

January 7, 2016
Landmark Conference Swimming & Diving Championship Information Available
In a little over a month, the Landmark Conference will crown its 2016 Swimming & Diving Champions in Germantown, Md. The championships are set for February 12-14, 2016 at the Germantown Swim Center. Now In its ninth year of competition, this year marks the second year the conference will host the championships in Germantown, with U.S. Merchant Marine men and Susquehanna women defending their 2015 titles.

January 5, 2016
Women’s Swim & Dive Defeats Visiting Hunter, 132-99, Tuesday Night
The USMMA women’s swimming & diving team hosted non-conference opponent Hunter College at the O’Hara Hall Pool on Tuesday night and triumphed over the Hawks by the final score of 132-9.

January 5, 2016
Mariners Sail Past Moravian, 87-68, Behind Smith’s Career-High 32 Points
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team picked up its third-straight victory on Tuesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium, taking care of Landmark Conference foe Moravian College, 87-68, and improving its record to 7-5 (3-3 Landmark), while the Greyhounds fall to 5-6 (1-3 Landmark).

January 3, 2016
Trio Of Freshmen Place In Top-Three At Long Island Open Sunday
On Sunday, the USMMA wrestling team competed in its first event of the New Year, the Long Island Open, hosted by nearby Nassau Community College. The Mariners had three freshman place in the top-three at the event, including two who finished second.

January 2, 2016
Men’s Basketball Edges Catholic, 87-84, Saturday Afternoon
On Saturday afternoon, the USMMA men’s basketball team defeated visiting Landmark Conference foe Catholic, 87-84, in the first game of a doubleheader at the Liebertz Gymnasium and the squad’s first contest of the New Year. The victory improves the Mariners to 6-5 overall (2-3 Landmark), while Catholic falls to 8-4 (1-2 Landmark) with the loss.

January 2, 2016
Mariners Begin New Year With Loss To Catholic Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women's basketball team lost a Landmark Conference contest at home to visiting Catholic, 72-53, on Saturday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners' record falls to an even 5-5 (0-4 Landmark), while the Cardinals improve to 7-5 (2-1 Landmark) in victory.

December 30, 2015
Mariners Close Out 2015 With 91-74 Home Win Over Hunter Wednesday
The USMMA men’s basketball team finished the calendar year off with a big 91-74 victory over non-conference Hunter College on Wednesday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the win, the Mariners improve to an even 5-5 on the season, while the Hawks fall to 0-10 in defeat.

December 19, 2015
McDaniels Leads Team Stars & Stripes To 15-14 Win In Tazón de Estrellas
Less than 24 hours after arriving in Mexico, Team Stars & Stripes ran a two-point play on the first day of practice, Matt McDaniels tossing a pass to fellow quarterback Brady Huber in the end zone.

December 18, 2015
McDaniels Prepared For Tazón de Estrellas After Busy Week In Mexico; Watch The Game Live!
USMMA senior quarterback Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) has been in Baja, Mexico, since Sunday as he was selected to play in the Tazón de Estrellas representing Team Stars & Stripes – a 41-man roster made up of seniors from a total of 27 Division III institutions. McDaniels and the squad will square off against the CONADEIP All-Stars from the CONADEIP private universities in Mexico with the contest scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday, Dec. 19, at 3 p.m. EST at the Margarita Astiazrán de Fimbres Stadium in Baja.

December 18, 2015
Mariners Invited To Wrestle At Highly-Selective NWCA National Duals In Three Weeks
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team has been invited to compete in the 2016 NWCA National Duals, which will be held Jan. 8-9 at the Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Mariners are one of just 24 Division III programs that were invited to compete at the prestigious “Mat Mayhem” event. This is the first time in program history that the USMMA squad will compete in this highly-selective national event.

December 16, 2015
Fentress & Kahl Earn ECAC Weekly Honors In Addition To Landmark Accolades
A day after junior Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) and freshman Christopher Kahl (Solomons, Md.) earned Landmark Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors, the duo was again honored on Wednesday, this time by the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC).

December 15, 2015
120 Mariner Student-Athletes Honored At First Term Academic Stars Ceremony
On Monday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy held the 2015-16 First Term Academic Stars Ceremony on campus at the Ackerman Auditorium. A total of 256 Midshipmen were awarded academic stars for their distinction in the classroom, including 93 student-athletes. In addition to that number, 88 Mids earned Sea Year “Scholastic Honor Ribbons” for their outstanding performance during their Sea Period and 27 of those 88 honored were Mariner student-athletes.

December 15, 2015
Kahl & Fentress Earn Landmark Swim & Dive Athlete Of The Week Honors
The Landmark Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday and USMMA had two student-athletes recognized for their performances last week for the men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams. Sophomore Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) was named the Women’s Swim & Dive Athlete of the Week, while freshman Christopher Kahl (Solomons, Md.) earned the accolade on the men’s side.

December 13, 2015
Mariner Women Drop Conference Game At Scranton On Sunday
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost to Scranton, 76-42, on Sunday in a Landmark Conference showdown at the Royals’ John Long Center. In defeat, the Mariners’ record falls to 4-4 (0-4 Landmark), while Scranton improves to 7-0 (2-0 Landmark).

December 13, 2015
Men’s Basketball Falls To Scranton, 68-56, On The Road Sunday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost its Landmark Conference matchup to the University of Scranton on Sunday afternoon by the final score of 68-56. The Mariners fall to 4-5 (1-3 Landmark) on the season, while the Royals improve to 6-2 (1-1 Landmark) with the victory.

December 12, 2015
Wrestling Wins Two Matches At 2015 Mariner Duals On Saturday
The USMMA wrestling team hosted the 2015 Mariner Duals on Saturday at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners won their first two matches of the day over Hunter (39-14) and Centenary (28-17), but dropped the finale to Division II LIU Post, 29-15. With the 2-1 record on the day, Merchant Marine improves to 4-2 on the season.

December 12, 2015
Mariners Finish Strong To Down Elizabethtown For First Landmark Win, 56-52
The USMMA men’s basketball team finished the final 5:27 of its game at Elizabethtown on Saturday by exploding out to a 16-2 run to come-from-behind and defeat the Blue Jays, 56-52, and earn their first Landmark victory of the season. The Mariners improve to 4-4 (1-2 Landmark), while ETown falls to 2-7 (0-2 Landmark).

December 12, 2015
WBB Loses Its First Road Game Of The Year At Elizabethtown Saturday
Playing its first game away from the Liebertz Gymnasium all season, the USMMA women’s basketball team dropped a Landmark Conference contest at Elizabethtown College on Saturday by the final score of 56-36. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 4-3 (0-3 Landmark) on the year, while the Blue Jays improve to 5-2 (2-0 Landmark).

December 11, 2015
Men’s Swimming & Diving Earns 129-71 Victory Over Queens College Friday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team hosted its first dual meet of the 2015-16 on Friday night against Division II foe Queens College. The Mariners came out on top of the Knights, 129-71.

December 11, 2015
Six Mariners Win Twice As Women’s Swim & Dive Defeats Queens, 130-76
On Friday night, the USMMA women’s swimming & diving team hosted nearby Division II opponent Queens College for its first dual meet of the season. The Mariners defeated the Knights by the final score of 130-76.

December 11, 2015
McDaniels Selected To Compete For Team Stars & Stripes At Seventh Annual Tazón de Estrellas
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy senior quarterback Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) has been selected to play in a DIII Senior All-Star Game, as it was announced earlier this week that he will represent Team Stars & Stripes at the Seventh Annual Tazón de Estrellas in Mexico. The opponent for the contest will be the CONADEIP All-Stars selected from the CONADEIP private universities in Mexico and the game is scheduled to be played next Saturday, Dec. 19, at the Margarita Astiazrán de Fimbres Stadium in Baja.

December 10, 2015
Mariners Cruise To 67-36 Victory Over Medgar Evers To Close Out Season-Opening Homestand
On Thursday night, the USMMA women’s basketball team closed out its six-game season-opening homestand with a convincing 67-36 victory over non-conference for Medgar Evers at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win, the Mariners’ second, moves the squad’s record to 4-2 overall on the season, while the Cougars fall to 0-10.

December 9, 2015
Men’s Basketball Drops Rivalry Game To Coast Guard, 88-80
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost on the road to arch-rival Coast Guard, 88-80, on Wednesday night. The Mariners fall to 3-4 overall in defeat, while the Bears move to 6-1 with the victory.

December 8, 2015
Toler And Carmon’s Double-Doubles Lead Mariners Past Hunter, 66-44
Three Mariners scored in double-figures and two recorded double-doubles as the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team defeated visiting Hunter College, 66-44, on Tuesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners to 3-2, while the Hawks fall to 2-5.

December 4, 2015
Wickesberg And Fentress Lead Mariners At TCNJ Invite This Past Weekend
Freshman Tyler Wickesberg (Albuquerque, N.M.) and sophomore Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) picked up the women’s swimming & diving team’s only first-place finishes at this past weekend’s TCNJ Invitational. The Mariners, competing in just their second event of the season, finished in fifth place in the event amongst well-rested and shaved opponents.

December 4, 2015
Men’s Swim & Dive Competes Strong At TCNJ Invite This Weekend
The USMMA men’s swimming & diving team was busy partaking in the three-day TCNJ Invitational this past weekend in Ewing, N.J. In just their second event of the season, the Mariners placed third in a field of well-rested and shaved teams that were in championship form.

December 5, 2015
Fisher Takes Second, Dial Fifth, At New Standard Corp. Invitational On Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA wrestling team took part in the Seventh Annual New Standard Corporation Invitational, hosted by York College in Pennsylvania. For the second-straight weekend, the Mariners had two wrestlers place at a tournament.

December 6, 2015
Men’s Track & Field Has Great Opening Weekend, Including Setting A New Academy Record In High Jump
The USMMA men’s track & field team opened up the indoor season this past weekend by competing in two events, the Crowell Open on Saturday, hosted by Army West Point, and the Knight Indoor Classic on Sunday, hosted by FDU in New Jersey.

December 6, 2015
Women’s T&F Opens Season This Past Weekend At Two Events
This past weekend, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team began the indoor season at two events, Saturday at the Crowell Open, hosted by Army West Point, and Sunday in New Jersey at the Knight Indoor Classic, hosted by FDU.

December 5, 2015
Miller Drains Career-High 29, But Mariners Fall Short To Susquehanna, 64-61
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s basketball team lost a tough conference battle to Susquehanna, 64-61, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With this loss, the Mariners fall to an even 3-3 on the season and are 0-2 in Landmark play, while Susquehanna improves to 7-0 (2-0 Landmark).

December 5, 2015
Women’s Basketball Drops Saturday Afternoon Tilt To Susquehanna, 67-47
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost to visiting Susquehanna University on Saturday afternoon, 67-47, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners’ record falls to an even 2-2 (0-2 Landmark) on the season, while the Crusaders improve to 5-2 (1-1 Landmark) with the win.

December 2, 2015
Despite Strong Second Half, Men’s Basketball Drops Landmark Opener At Drew, 79-70
Despite trimming a 21-point deficit early in the second half down to just five points with under five minutes to go, the USMMA men’s basketball team wasn’t able to complete the rally and lost its Landmark opener at Drew University Wednesday night, 79-70. The Mariners fall to 3-2 (0-1 Landmark) with the setback, while Drew improves to 2-3 (1-0 Landmark).

December 2, 2015
WBB Falls To Drew At Home In Landmark Opener, 60-45
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost its Landmark Conference opener on Wednesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium, 60-45, to Drew University. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 2-1 (0-1 Landmark) on the season, while the Rangers improve to 3-2 (1-0 Landmark) with the victory.

November 30, 2015
Women’s Basketball Picks Up 64-55 Non-Conference Win Over York
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated non-conference opponent York College, 64-55, on Monday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The victory improves the Mariners’ record to 2-0 on the young season, while the Cardinals fall to 2-5.

November 29, 2015
Mariners Win Third Straight, 83-58, Over John Jay On Sunday
On Sunday, the USMMA men’s basketball team picked up its third straight victory with an 83-58 non-conference win over John Jay at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the win, the Mariners improve to 3-1 on the season, while the Bloodhounds fall to 0-5.

November 24, 2015
Hall Of Fame Wrestler George Munnich ’58 Passes Away
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletics family is saddened by the news of the passing of former Hall of Fame Wrestler George Munnich of the Class of 1958. Munnich had been involved in wrestling for over 64 years, with over 50 of those years wrestling and coaching on Long Island.

November 23, 2015
Porter Named Landmark Men’s Swimming & Diving Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced the weekly honors for men’s swimming & diving and USMMA senior diver Gerrit Porter () was named the league’s Athlete of the Week.

November 22, 2015
Two Wrestlers Place As Mariners Finish 14th At New York State Intercollegiate Championships
The USMMA wrestling team competed at the New York State Intercollegiate Championships on Sunday, hosted by Cornell University. The Mariners placed 14th at the event out of 26 schools with 22 points and were led by two wrestlers that placed in their respective brackets.

November 22, 2015
MBB Wins Admiral’s Classic With 74-67 Victory Over Maine Maritime
The USMMA men's basketball team defeated Maine Maritime 74-67 in the finale and championship game of the 2015 Admiral's Classic on Sunday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 2-1 on the young season, while Maine Maritime falls to 1-2.

November 21, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Swim & Dive Results Available For USMMA Memorial Meet
The USMMA men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams hosted the season-opening USMMA Memorial Invitational on Saturday at the O’Hara Hall Pool.

November 20, 2015
Padgett’s 24 Points Propels Mariners Past Privateers, 70-60
Senior Preston Padgett (Leavenworth, Kan.) scored a game-high 24 points to lead the Merchant Marine men’s basketball team past rival SUNY Maritime College, 70-60, on Friday night in USMMA’s home-opener and the first contest of the 2015 Admiral’s Classic at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the victory, the Mariners move to an even 1-1 on the season, while the Privateers fall to 0-2.

November 20, 2015
Landmark Names 14 Mariners To Fall Academic Honor Roll
The Landmark Conference announced the Fall 2015 Academic Honor Roll on Wednesday and 14 Mariners were recognized for their outstanding performance in the classroom. The USMMA student-athletes made up the 379 from around the Landmark that earned the accolades.

November 19, 2015
Men’s And Women’s Swim & Dive Open Season Saturday With USMMA Memorial Invite; Full Schedule Released
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's and women's swimming & diving teams open up the 2015-16 season this Saturday by hosting the annual USMMA Memorial Invitational at the O'Hara Hall Pool. The Mariners will welcome in five other schools to compete at the event.

November 18, 2015
Mariners Win Big In Season-Opener Over Berkeley, 83-38
Five Mariners scored in double figures, including two with double-doubles, as the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team opened the 2015-16 season with a 83-38 victory over non-conference foe Berkeley College on Wednesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium.

November 18, 2015
Martin Named Liberty Rookie Of The Year; Eight Total Mariners Honored Including Two First Teamers
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy freshman fullback Wiley Martin (Polo, Mo.) was named the 2015 Liberty League Rookie of the Year on Wednesday morning when the league announced its postseason awards. Eight other Mariners earned accolades, including senior Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) and junior Parker Johnson (Middletown, Md.) landing on the First Team All-Liberty, while three earned a spot on the Second Team and Martin along with two others were named All-Liberty Honorable Mentions.

November 17, 2015
McDaniels Lands On Liberty Weekly Honor Roll For Third Time
The Liberty League announced the weekly honors for the final week of the season on Monday and USMMA senior quarterback Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) earned a spot on the weekly honor roll. This is the second-consecutive week McDaniels earned this accolade and third time this season.

November 14, 2015
Men’s And Women’s Cross Country End Season At NCAA Regionals
The USMMA men’s and women’s cross country teams took part in the 2015 NCAA Atlantic Regionals on Saturday hosted by SUNY Geneseo up at Letchworth State Park.

November 14, 2015
Men’s Basketball Opens Season With Loss At D1 Stony Brook
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s basketball team opened the 2015-16 campaign at Division I Stony Brook out in Suffolk County, Long Island. The Mariners lost to the Seawolves by the final of 103-32.

November 14, 2015
Wrestling Goes 2-1 At Season-Opening New York/Pennsylvania Duals
The USMMA wrestling team opened the 2015-16 season with three dual matches at the New York/Pennsylvania Duals on Saturday, hosted by King’s College. The Mariners dropped their first match, but rebounded to take the next two to finish with a 2-1 record on the day.

November 14, 2015
Despite Five Forced Turnovers, Mariners End Season With 21-14 Loss At St. Lawrence
The USMMA football team lost to Liberty League foe St. Lawrence, 21-14, in the final game of the regular season on Saturday at the Saints’ Leckonby Stadium. In defeat, the Mariners end the year with a 3-6 overall record (2-5 Liberty), while St. Lawrence retains the Hoffman Cup and wins the 2015 Liberty League title with an 8-2 record, including a 6-1 mark in conference action.

November 12, 2015
Yingling Earns First Team All-Landmark Honors; Rogers And Gardner Land On Second-Team
The Landmark Conference announced the postseason award winners for men’s soccer on Wednesday and three Mariners were included on the All-Conference Teams. Junior Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) was voted on by the coaches to the First Team All-Landmark as a forward, while sophomore midfielder Hannes Rogers (Weinheim, Germany) and senior defender Ryan Gardner (Staten Island, N.Y.) earned spots on the Second Team.

November 9, 2015
McDaniels Earns Weekly Honor Roll Nod After Leading Mariners Past Union
On Monday, the Liberty League announced the weekly awards for football and USMMA senior quarterback Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) earned a spot on the weekly honor roll for his performance in the Mariners’ 24-14 home victory over Union College this past Saturday. This is the second time this season that McDaniels landed on the weekly honor roll, as he also did so back on Oct. 17.

November 7, 2015
Mariner Men Place Eighth At ECAC Championship Meet
The USMMA men’s cross country team took eighth place at the 2015 ECAC DIII Championship Meet on Saturday, hosted by Williams College. The Mariners’ top five runners scored 237 points with their placements in the 8K run. Ahmerst claimed the title for the second time in four years with 53 points.

November 7, 2015
Zehnder Leads Women’s Cross Country Team At ECAC Championship Meet
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s cross country team sent three runners up to compete at the 2015 ECAC Division III Championship Meet, hosted by Williams College on Saturday.

November 7, 2015
Mariners Sink Dutchmen, 24-14, On Senior Day
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy football team hosted Liberty League foe Union College at Brooks Stadium for the final home contest of the 2015 season. Prior to kickoff, the program paid tribute to its 13 graduating seniors with a special Senior Day ceremony.

November 6, 2015
Dempsey Reveals 2015-16 Women’s Basketball Slate Of Games
USMMA women’s basketball eighth-year head coach Matt Dempsey announced the Mariners’ schedule of games for the upcoming 2015-16 season on Friday. The slate features a total of 25 contests, including 16 Landmark Conference games and 14 home events.

November 5, 2015
Hayn Releases Men’s Basketball Schedule Ahead Of 2015-16 Season
On Thursday, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball head coach Steve Hayn announced the schedule for the upcoming 2015-16 campaign, his second at the helm of the program. The slate features 25 regular season contests, including 14 home games at the Liebertz Gymnasium and 10 on the road. Landmark Conference action consists of a home-and-home series against the other eight schools in the league for a total of 16 games.

November 5, 2015
16 Mariners Earn Liberty Football All-Academic Honors
On Thursday, the Liberty League announced the All-Academic Teams for football and USMMA had 16 student-athletes join over 150 others from around the conference in receiving honors for their hard work in the classroom.

November 4, 2015
Ilaria Unveils 2015-16 Wrestling Schedule
USMMA wrestling eighth-year head coach Greg Ilaria released the Mariners' schedule for the upcoming 2015-16 season on Wednesday. Merchant Marine's slate this year features 13 regular season dates and three championship events.

November 4, 2015
Dempsey Announces Addition Of Logan Cavanaugh To WBB Coaching Staff
On Wednesday, USMMA women’s basketball eighth-year head coach Matt Dempsey announced the addition of Logan Cavanaugh to the Mariners’ staff ahead of the upcoming 2015-16 season. Cavanaugh joins Merchant Marine after a three-year basketball career at Landmark Conference opponent Drew University from 2010-14.

October 31, 2015
Men’s Cross Country Takes Third Place While Successfully Hosting 2015 Landmark Championships
The USMMA men’s cross country team hosted the eight other Landmark Conference squads for the 2015 Landmark Championship Meet on a beautiful fall day on Saturday at Sunken Meadow State Park out in Suffolk County. The Mariners came in third place at the event with 87 points behind back-to-back conference champions Elizabethtown (16 points) and runner-up Susquehanna (74 points).

October 31, 2015
Women’s XC Places Eighth As Hosts Of Landmark Championships Saturday
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s cross country team hosted the 2015 Landmark Conference Championship Meet at Sunken Meadow State Park out in Suffolk County, Long Island. The Mariners came in eighth place on the day with a final score of 223 points.

October 30, 2015
USMMA Set To Host Landmark Cross Country Championships Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy will host the 2015 Landmark Cross Country Championship on Saturday, October 31st. All nine Landmark teams will travel to Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park, N.Y. to compete for the first title of the fall season. The men's race is set to start at 11:00 a.m. followed by the women's race at noon.

October 24, 2015
Mariners End Season With Shutout Loss At Scranton Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s soccer team lost to Landmark Conference-rival Scranton on the road, 3-0, in the Mariners’ regular season finale. Merchant Marine ends the regular season with a 9-7-6 overall record, including a 3-4-1 mark in Landmark action which is good for 10 points and a current tie for the fourth and final spot in the standings for a berth in the conference tournament.

October 23, 2015
Football Drops Liberty League Game At WPI Friday Night
The USMMA football team lost its Liberty League contest to WPI, 38-8, on the road Friday night at the Engineers’ Alumni Stadium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 2-5 (1-4 Liberty) going into a bye week, while WPI improves to 6-2 (2-2 Liberty).

October 17, 2015
Volleyball Closes Out Season With Straight-Set Victory Over York
The USMMA women’s volleyball team played its final match of the 2015 season on Wednesday night against non-conference opponent York College at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners came out victorious in straight sets, 25-10, 25-13, 25-6 to end the year with a 15-11 overall record, while the Cardinals fall to 4-17.

October 21, 2015
Men’s Soccer Falls To Drew, 3-1, Wednesday Night On Senior Night
On Wednesday night, the USMMA men’s soccer team hosted Drew University in an important late-season Landmark Conference showdown at Brooks Stadium. The Mariners lost to the Rangers by the final score of 3-1, and fall to 9-6-1 (3-3-1 Landmark) on the season, while Drew improves to 11-3-2 (3-2-1 Landmark) with the win.

October 19, 2015
Mariners Top CSI In Four Sets Monday Night
On Monday night, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s volleyball team defeated non-conference opponent the College of Staten Island in four sets, 3-1, to improve to 14-11 overall on the season, while the Dolphins fall to 7-12.

October 19, 2015
Deegan Named Liberty Rookie Of The Week; McDaniels Lands On Honor Roll
On Monday, the Liberty League announced its weekly honors for football and USMMA freshman defensive lineman Charles Deegan (Huntington, N.Y.) was named the conference’s Rookie of the Week, while senior quarterback Matt McDaniels (Malverne, N.Y.) earned a spot on the weekly honor roll. The accolades come after the duo’s performances in the Mariners’ exciting 22-21 home victory over Springfield on Saturday.

October 17, 2015
Mariners Stun Springfield, 22-21, For First Win Over Pride Since ’97
Coming into Saturday’s action, the USMMA football team hadn’t defeated Springfield College in 18 years, and it took a frantic final couple of minutes at Brooks Stadium to change that, as the Mariners edged the Pride, 22-21, for their first Liberty League win in two seasons.

October 17, 2015
Mariner Men Win USMMA/St. Joseph’s (L.I.) Invitational Saturday
The USMMA men’s cross country team took the title on Saturday at the USMMA/St. Joseph’s (L.I.) invitational at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park, Suffolk County, N.Y. The Mariners led the way with 38 points and had three finishers in the top 10 of the men’s 8K race.

October 17, 2015
Men’s Soccer Defeats Juniata, 2-0, On The Road Saturday
The USMMA men’s soccer team defeated Landmark Conference opponent Juniata, 2-0, on the road on Saturday at the Eagles’ Winton Hill Field. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 9-5-1 (3-2-1 Landmark) on the season, while Juniata falls to 3-10-1 (0-5 Landmark) in defeat.

October 17, 2015
Women’s Cross Country Finishes Eighth At USMMA/St. Joseph’s Invite
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s cross country team had a hand in hosting the USMMA/St. Joseph’s (L.I.) Invite at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park, Suffolk County, N.Y. The Mariners finished in eighth place out of the 18 teams competing with a score of 188.

October 17, 2015
Volleyball Swept In Both Matches At Landmark Quad On Saturday
The USMMA women’s volleyball team lost both of the matches it played on Saturday at a Landmark Conference Quad-Match hosted by Juniata College. The losses drop the Mariners to 13-11 (1-6 Landmark) on the season.

October 14, 2015
Mariners Shut Out By #20 Stevens On The Road Wednesday
The USMMA men's soccer team lost on the road on Wednesday night to #20 Stevens, 4-0, in non-conference action at the Ducks' De Baun Athletic Complex.

October 13, 2015
Volleyball Holds Off St. Joseph’s For 3-2 Victory Tuesday Night
On Tuesday night, the USMMA women’s volleyball team went the distance to defeat St. Joseph’s of Long Island, 3-2, at the Golden Eagles’ Danzi Athletic Center. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 13-9 overall, while SJC falls to 10-12.

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USMMA Mourns The Passing Of Former Athletic Director Sue Petersen Lubow
On Monday, the United States Merchant Marine Academy learned that a beloved and much admired, long-time member of our USMMA family, former Athletic Director Sue Petersen Lubow, has passed away. She was 61 years old.

October 13, 2015
Cole Named Landmark Men’s Cross Country Athlete Of The Week For Second Time This Year
USMMA freshman Connor Cole (Alpharetta, Ga.) was named the Landmark Conference Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week, the league announced on Monday. This is the second time this season that Cole has earned this distinct honor, as he was also AOTW back on Sept. 21.

October 13, 2015
Wiley Martin Earns Spot On Liberty Football Weekly Honor Roll
On Monday, the Liberty League announced the weekly honors for football and USMMA freshman fullback Wiley Martin (Polo, Mo.) earned a spot on the league’s honor roll. The accolade comes after the rookie’s performance in the Mariners’ 24-17 road loss at Rochester this past Saturday.

October 10, 2015
Mariners Fall Short Of Rochester, 24-17, On The Road Saturday
The USMMA football team lost its road Liberty League contest to Rochester, 24-17, on Saturday at the Yellowjackets’ Edwin Fauver Stadium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 1-4 (0-3 Liberty) on the season, while Rochester improves to 4-1 (2-1 Liberty).

October 10, 2015
Men’s Soccer Falls To #21 Elizabethtown, 1-0, Saturday At Home
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s soccer team hosted nationally-ranked and first-place Landmark Conference opponent #21 Elizabethtown for a league contest at Brooks Stadium. The Mariners fought hard in the 90 minutes, but were edged by the Blue Jays, 1-0, which drops their record to 8-4-1 (2-2-1 Landmark), while E-Town improves to 11-1-1 (5-0-0 Landmark).

October 10, 2015
Mariners Split Action On Second Day of KP Volleyball Classic
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s volleyball team picked up a three-set sweep over Lehman early in the morning of the second day of the Kings Point Volleyball Classic on Sunday, but then lost in straight-sets to Kean in the finale. The Mariners record moves to 12-9 overall on the season.

October 10, 2015
Men’s XC Places Sixth At Westfield State’s James Early Invite
Behind a 24th place finish by freshman Connor Cole (Alpharetta, Ga.), the USMMA men’s cross country team came in sixth place at Westfield State’s James Early Invite on Saturday. The Mariners finished with 122 points at the event.

October 10, 2015
Women’s Cross Country Competes At James Early Invite Up In Massachusetts Saturday
The USMMA women’s cross country team took part in the James Early Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Westfield State. The Mariners came in 28th place at the event.

October 9, 2015
Mariners Sweep John Jay In First Day Of Action At Kings Point Volleyball Classic
On Friday night, the USMMA hosted the first two matches of the Kings Point Volleyball Classic at the Liebertz Gymnasium. After a long five-set win by John Jay over Lehman in the first match, the Mariners took care of the Bloodhounds in straight sets (25-19, 25-20, 25-19) to improve to 11-8 on the season, while John Jay fell to 5-10.

October 7, 2015
Mariners Draw Even With Moravian, 1-1, Thanks To Late Goal By Rogers
The USMMA men’s soccer team was less than a minute away from a tough defeat on the road at Moravian on Wednesday, but sophomore Hannes Rogers (Weinheim, Germany) found the back of the net with just 54 ticks remaining on the clock in regulation to force overtime. The game finished 1-1 after the two, 10-minute overtime periods, giving both teams one point in the Landmark standings, and the draw moved the Mariners’ record to 8-3-1 (2-1-1 Landmark), while the Greyhounds now sit at 6-5-1 (1-2-1 Landmark).

October 6, 2015
Volleyball Falls To Hunter, 3-1, Tuesday Night At Home
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s volleyball team dropped a non-conference match on Tuesday night at home to Hunter College, 3-1. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 10-8 overall on the season, while the Hawks improve to 9-9.

October 3, 2015
Men’s Soccer Powers Past Catholic, 3-1, With Three Straight Second-Half Goals
After falling behind 1-0 early in the second half, the USMMA men’s soccer team tallied three straight goals to rally past visiting Catholic, 3-1, in Landmark Conference action at Brooks Stadium on a windy and misty Saturday afternoon. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 8-3 overall (2-1 Landmark), while the Cardinals fall to 4-6-1 (1-2 Landmark).

October 3, 2015
Football Drops First Road Game Of Season, 27-7, At RPI Saturday Afternoon
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy football team traveled up to RPI for a Liberty League showdown. It was the Mariners’ first road game of the year. The host Engineers came out on top, 27-7, which dropped USMMA to 1-3 (0-2 Liberty) on the season, while improving their own record to 4-1 (2-0 Liberty).

October 3, 2015
Volleyball Swept In A Pair Of Landmark Matches Saturday
The USMMA women’s volleyball team lost a pair of neutral site Landmark Conference matches in straight sets on Saturday to Elizabethtown and Moravian. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 10-7 (1-4 Landmark) on the season.

October 2, 2015
Coach Toop Honored Yesterday By New York Blood Center For His Numerous Donations
USMMA 11th-year head football coach Mike Toop was invited to and attended a platelet donor recognition breakfast & awards ceremony on Thursday at the New York Academy of Medicine. The breakfast was hosted by the New York Blood Center and sponsored by the MetLife Foundation.

October 1, 2015
Yingling Earns Second Landmark Weekly Honor Earlier This Week
Back on Monday, the Landmark Conference announced that junior forward Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) was named the league’s Offensive Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sept. 27. It was the second time this season that Yingling earned this accolade, as he was also the Offensive AOTW back on Sept. 14 (for week ending Sept. 13).

September 30, 2015
Mariners Sweep CCNY In Home, Non-Conference Action Wednesday Night
On Wednesday night, the USMMA women’s volleyball team hosted the City College of New York for a non-conference contest at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners defeated the Beavers in straight sets, 25-10, 25-12 and 25-15, to improve to 10-5 overall on the season, while CCNY fell to 3-16 in defeat.

September 30, 2015
Men’s Basketball Team Takes Part In Tunnel To Towers Event
This past Sunday, Sept. 27, several members of the USMMA men’s basketball team, including the coaching staff, took part in the 14th Annual Tunnel To Towers event in New York City. The team was part of nearly 250 USMMA midshipmen that were on hand to

September 29, 2015
Mariners Edged By Valiants, 1-0, On The Road Tuesday Night
Despite out-shooting Manhattanville in the game, 19-8, the USMMA men’s soccer team lost a nail-biter to the Valiants, 1-0, on the road Tuesday night at M’Ville’s GoValiants.com Field. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 7-3 on the season, while the Valiants improve to 5-3-1.

September 28, 2015
Five New Members Inducted Into USMMA Athletics Hall Of Fame Friday Night
This past Friday night, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletics Department inducted five new members into its Hall of Fame as part of its 16th class to be included. The induction ceremony was in conjunction with the Academy’s and the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation’s (AAF) Homecoming celebration this past weekend. The Alumni Association and Foundation hosted the event in Melville Hall on campus here in Kings Point.

September 26, 2015
Men’s Soccer Defeats Goucher, 2-0, Saturday For First Landmark Win
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s soccer team defeated Goucher College, 2-0, on the road to improve to 7-2 (1-1 Landmark) on the season, while the Gophers fell to 2-5-1 (0-2 Landmark) in defeat.

September 26, 2015
Volleyball Splits Action At Landmark Quadmatch Against Goucher And Catholic
The USMMA women’s volleyball team competed in the first and final match of a home Landmark Conference quadmatch on Saturday at the Liebertz Gymnasium, and after winning the opener, 3-2, over Goucher, the Mariners lost in the finale to Catholic in straight sets.

September 26, 2015
Men’s And Women’s Cross Country Results From Purple Valley Classic Available
The USMMA men’s and women’s cross country teams took part in the Purple Valley Classic, hosted by Williams College on Saturday afternoon. The men’s team placed 15th out of 22 teams competing, while the women’s squad finished in sixth place out of a field of nine teams.

September 26, 2015
Football Falls To Hobart, 30-15, In Homecoming Game Saturday
The USMMA football team lost its Liberty League opener on Saturday to visiting Hobart College, 30-15, at Brooks Stadium. The defeat drops the Mariners to 1-2 (0-1 Liberty) on the season, while the Statesmen improve to 3-1 (1-0 Liberty).

September 26, 2015
Mariners Hold On For 3-2 Road Win Over Mount St. Vincent
The USMMA women’s volleyball team traveled up to the Riverdale section of the Bronx on Thursday to take on the College of Mount St. Vincent. The Mariners took a commanding 2-0 lead in the match, before seeing the Dolphins tie the match up, 2-2. The Mariners held off the Dolphins to take the fifth and final set and earn the win.

September 22, 2015
Smolens Earns 300th Career Victory With 4-1 Home Win Over NYU Tuesday
On Tuesday, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 26th-year head coach Michael Smolens earned his 300th career victory (all at Kings Point) when the Mariners defeated visiting NYU, 4-1, behind four second-half goals. The win improves USMMA’s record to 6-2 overall on the season, while the Violets fall to 3-4.

September 22, 2015
Volleyball Opens Landmark Action With 3-1 Home Loss To Scranton
On Tuesday night, the USMMA women’s volleyball team hosted the University of Scranton in the 2015 Landmark Conference opener for both teams. Merchant Marine lost to the visiting Royals, 3-1, falling to 7-4 overall on the season (0-1 Landmark), while Scranton improved to 13-5 (1-0 Landmark) with the win.

September 22, 2015
Smolens Announces Hiring Of Geoff Cochrane As Men’s Soccer Assistant Coach
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 26th-year head men’s soccer coach Michael Smolens announced the hiring of Geoff Cochrane as the latest addition to the Mariners’ coaching staff as an assistant coach on Tuesday. Cochrane, who will also serve as a physical education instructor and perform various other duties in the USMMA Department of Physical Education and Athletics, officially began his appointment yesterday, Monday, Sept. 25, 2015.

September 22, 2015
Connor Cole Named Landmark Men’s Cross Country Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced the Athlete of the Week for men’s cross country and USMMA freshman Connor Cole (Alpharetta, Ga.) earned the accolade for the first time in his collegiate career. Cole was named the AOTW after his performance at the Bill Fritz/Charlie Way Invitational, hosted by Rowan University this past Saturday, Sept. 19, in Glassboro, N.J.

September 20, 2015
Mariners Claim Maritime Volleyball Classic Title With 3-1 Victory Over Maine Maritime
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s volleyball team defeated visiting Maine Maritime, 3-1, in the second match of the final day of the Sixth Annual Maritime Classic Volleyball Tournament on Saturday at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the victory, the Mariners claimed the Maritime Classic Championship for the second-straight season and third time overall.

September 19, 2015
Men’s Cross Country Has Strong Second-Place Showing At Bill Fritz/Charlie Way Invite
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men?s cross country had a successful day at the Bill Fritz/Charlie Way Invitational, hosted by Rowan University, on Saturday afternoon, as the Mariners placed second out of the 11 teams competing with 77 points.

September 19, 2015
Women’s Volleyball Begins Maritime Classic With 3-0 Sweep Of Mass. Maritime
The USMMA women’s volleyball team is hosting the Sixth Annual Maritime Classic this weekend at the Liebertz Gymnasium and action got underway on Saturday with three matches. The Mariners played in the final match of the day against Massachusetts Maritime, and defeated the Buccaneers in straight-sets, 25-7, 25-9 and 25-4. Merchant Marine improves to 6-3 on the season, while the Bucs fall to 1-6.

September 19, 2015
Women’s Cross Country Finishes Seventh At Bill Fritz/Charlie Way Invite In Jersey
The USMMA women’s cross country team competed in the Bill Fritz/Charlie Way Invitational, hosted by Rowan University, on Saturday afternoon down in Southern New Jersey. The Mariners came in seventh place out of the 10 teams competing with 191 points.

September 19, 2015
Men’s Soccer Drops Landmark-Opener To Susquehanna, 2-1
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s soccer team lost its 2015 Landmark Conference opener, 2-1, to the Susquehanna Crusaders on Saturday afternoon at Brooks Stadium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 5-2 (0-1 Landmark) on the season, while SU improves to 4-3 (1-0 Landmark).

September 18, 2015
Football Falls To SUNY Maritime, 24-14, Friday Night
The USMMA football team dropped its final non-conference game of the season on Friday night to visiting SUNY Maritime College, 24-14, at Brooks Stadium. The defeat drops the Mariners to 1-1 on the season, while the Privateers improve to 2-1.

September 17, 2015
Mariners Swept By Montclair St. For First Home Loss
On Thursday, the USMMA women’s volleyball team lost its non-conference matchup to visiting Montclair State at the Liebertz Gymnasium in straight sets, 25-20, 25-18, 25-18. The defeat drops the Mariners to 5-3 overall on the season, while the Red Hawks improve to 6-4.

September 15, 2015
Mariners Defeat Visiting St. Joseph’s Of Long Island, 3-1
The USMMA men’s soccer team hosted St. Joseph’s College of Long Island on Tuesday night at Brooks Stadium and, after over an hour delay to the start of the game due to a late arrival by the Golden Eagles, the Mariners went on to top the visitors by the final score of 3-1. Merchant Marine improves to 5-1 overall on the season, while SJC falls to 1-5.

September 14, 2015
Volleyball Drops Close Match On Road To Baruch, 3-0
The USMMA women’s volleyball team lost its non-conference matchup on the road at Baruch on Monday night in straight sets, 27-25, 28-26, 25-22. The loss drops the Mariners to 5-2 on the season, while the Bearcats improve to 5-6.

September 14, 2015
Spadafore Earns Liberty Rookie Of The Week Honors; Stone Lands On Weekly Honor Roll
On Monday, the Liberty League announced its weekly award winners for the second week of football action and USMMA had two student-athletes earn accolades. Freshman defensive back Dominic Spadafore (Lodi, Calif.) earned Rookie of the Week honors, while senior defensive back Skyler Stone (Glen Allen, Va.) was named to the weekly honor roll. The honors come after the duo’s performances in the Mariners’ 14-3 season-opening victory over rival Coast Guard on Saturday for the Secretaries’ Cup.

September 14, 2015
Yingling Named Landmark Men’s Soccer Athlete Of The Week
The Landmark Conference announced on Monday that USMMA junior forward Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) was named the league’s Athlete of the Week for men’s soccer for his performances in the Mariners’ two 1-0 victories last week. This is the third time in his career that Yingling has earned this accolade, as he did so twice during the 2014 season.

September 12, 2015
Football Opens Season With 14-3 Victory Over Coast Guard To “Complete The Sweep”
The USMMA football team put the cherry on top of a great day around campus here in Kings Point this Saturday for the host Mariners, as Merchant Marine defeated arch-rival Coast Guard, 14-3, in the 2015 season-opener at Brooks Stadium, to complete the sweep of the Bears in all three games hosted this morning/afternoon (men’s soccer, women’s volleyball and football).

September 12, 2015
Volleyball Sweeps Coast Guard For First Win Over Bears In 16 Years
The atmosphere inside the Liebertz Gymnasium was adrenaline-charged for the volleyball match between rivals Merchant Marine and Coast Guard on Saturday afternoon, with the regiments of both academies crowding the stands and cheering on their squads. It was the host Mariners that came out on top with a straight-set victory over the Bears (28-26, 25-18, 25-20).

September 12, 2015
Mariners Defeat Bears In Men’s Soccer Action, 1-0
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s soccer team defeated arch-rival Coast Guard, 1-0, in what turned out to be an exciting, nail-biting contest. The Mariners improve to 4-1 overall on the season, while the Bears fall to 1-4.

September 12, 2015
Men’s & Women’s XC Open Seasons With Fifth-Place Showings At Centre Invite
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's and women's cross country teams opened the season down in Kentucky at the Centre College Invitational. The Mariner men placed fifth in a field of nine teams with a total score of 98 points, while the women's squad also came in fifth with 149 points.

September 10, 2015
Mariners Prepare For Coast Guard Rivalry Weekend To Kick Off 2015-16 Superintendent’s Trophy Competition
This Saturday will be a big day on campus here at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, as three teams host arch-rival Coast Guard in what is expected to be another great chapter in the historic rivalry. The men’s soccer, women’s volleyball and football teams are welcoming in the Bears for the first three contests of the annual Superintendent’s Trophy.

September 9, 2015
Soccer Defeats SUNY Maritime 1-0 In Overtime On Yingling’s Third Goal Of Season
The USMMA men’s soccer team traveled across the Long Island Sound/East River on Wednesday to face local rival SUNY Maritime College. The Mariners and Privateers played to a 0-0 draw after 90 minutes of regulation before junior Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) found the back of the net during the first overtime period, in the 99th minute, to give Merchant Marine the road victory.

September 9, 2015
Mariners Drop Their First Match Of The Season, 3-1, At Manhattanville
On Wednesday night, the USMMA women’s volleyball team lost its first match of the year in a hard-fought 3-1 defeat at Manhattanville College. The Mariners fall to 4-1 on the season, while the Valiants improve to 4-0.

September 6, 2015
Mariners Earn 4-0 Win Over St. Mary’s Sunday Afternoon
On Sunday, the U.S Merchant Marine Academy men’s soccer team won its second and final game of the 2015 Elmer Lord Soccer Classic, 4-0, over St. Mary’s. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 2-1 overall on the season, while the Seahawks fall to 1-2 in defeat.

September 5, 2015
Volleyball Improves To 4-0 With A Pair Of Sweeps At USMMA Invitational
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s volleyball team picked up its third and fourth straight 3-0 victories to start the 2015 season and are now riding a four-match winning streak after earning straight-set wins over Brooklyn College and Farmingdale State on Saturday at the USMMA Volleyball Invitational at the Liebertz Gymnasium.

September 5, 2015
Men’s Soccer Falls To Salisbury, 2-1, On The Road Saturday
The USMMA men’s soccer team lost a nail-biter on the road on Saturday to Salisbury University by the final score of 2-1 on the opening day of the 2015 Elmer Lord Soccer Classic, hosted by the Sea Gulls. The Mariners fall to 1-1 overall on the season, while the Salisbury improves to 2-0.

September 3, 2015
Sportsmanship A Priority For Landmark In 2015

September 2, 2015
Mariners Sweep Pratt In Home-Opener Wednesday Night
On Wednesday night, the USMMA women’s volleyball team swept visiting Pratt Institute to win its 2015 home-opener at the Liebertz Gymnasium. Merchant Marine took the first set, 25-6, before claiming the match with a 25-5 second-set win and a 25-7 victory in the clincher. The Mariners improve to 2-0 on the young season, while the Cannoneers open the year 0-1.

September 1, 2015
Yingling’s 68th-Minute Goal Stands As Game-Winner In Mariners 2-1 Victory At Rutgers-Newark
On Tuesday night, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s soccer team kicked off its 2015 season with an exciting 2-1 road victory at Rutgers-Newark. 2014 Landmark Player of the Year Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) picked up where he left off last year, notching the game-winning goal in the 68th minute to lift the Mariners to the win.

September 1, 2015
Mariners Open 2015 With Straight-Set Win At Brooklyn Tuesday Night
The USMMA women’s volleyball team began the 2015 campaign off on the right foot on Tuesday night, picking up a straight-set victory over Brooklyn College on the road, 25-14, 25-17, 25-10, at the Bulldogs’ West Quad Center.

August 31, 2015
Volleyball Home-Opener Moved Up To Wednesday, Sept. 2
On Monday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletic Department announced that the women’s volleyball home-opening match against Pratt Institute has been rescheduled and will now be played this Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

August 25, 2015
Men’s Soccer Runs Clinic At Long Beach FC Last Weekend
Last weekend, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s soccer team was busy running its annual soccer clinic for the Long Beach Football Club in Long Beach, Long Island. The entire Mariner squad and coaching staff was on hand to organized activities and games for the kids and help them learn more about soccer. Once again, the clinic went very well and was a huge success.

August 24, 2015
Gill To Be Honored At LIMLF Annual Golf Classic In October
The Long Island/Metro Lacrosse Foundation (LIMLF) has announced that U.S. Merchant Marine Academy head men’s lacrosse coach Tom Gill will be the recipient of the foundation’s 2015 "Doc" Schoenbaum Award. Gill will be honored at an awards dinner after the LIMLF’s 25th Annual "Doc" Schoenbaum Golf Classic on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, at the Tam O’Shanter Golf Club in Glen Head, N.Y.

August 21, 2015
Mariners Picked To Finish Second In Landmark Men’s Soccer Preseason Coaches Poll
After a 2014 season in which the Mariner men’s soccer team finished as the runners-up at the Landmark Conference Tournament, the league’s head coaches picked USMMA to finish in second place in the standings ahead of this upcoming 2015 campaign. The Mariners received 62 points, including one first place vote, and sit behind 2014 Regular Season and Tournament Champion, Catholic, which received 75 points and seven first-place votes.

August 13, 2015
Pitching Coach Jamie Quinn Leads Shelter Island Bucks To Historic Season In HCBL
This summer, USMMA pitching coach Jamie Quinn managed the Shelter Island Bucks of the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) to their first ever HCBL Championship. Throughout the regular season, the Bucks compiled the most wins in the history of the league and earned the top spot in the playoffs.

August 12, 2015
Associate Head Coach John Fitzgerald Helps Lead New York Cosmos B-Team To NPSL Championship
Over this past weekend, USMMA associate head soccer coach John Fitzgerald helped lead the New York Cosmos B-Squad to a championship in the National Premier Soccer League Championship (NPSL). The Cosmos defeated FC Chattanooga in front of a league record crowd of over 18,000 fans in Tennessee. The thrilling 3-2 overtime win caps an undefeated season for the club.

August 7, 2015
Former Mariner Assistant Bill Polian To Be Inducted Into Pro Football Hall Of Fame This Weekend
This weekend, former U.S. Merchant Marine Academy assistant coach Bill Polian will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. Polian was an assistant at the Academy for five years under former Mariner head coach George Paterno during the 1970’s. During his tenure at USMMA, Polian coached current head coach Mike Toop.

July 27, 2015
Maureen “Mo” White Named USMMA Athletic Director
The administration at the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point announced on Monday that it has selected Maureen “Mo” White to lead the Department of Physical Education and Athletics (PE&A), effective today, July 27, 2015.

July 21, 2015
Santiago To Take Reins Of Volleyball Team As Interim Head Coach
On Wednesday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletic Department announced that Alexa Santiago will take over as the interim head coach of the Mariners’ women’s volleyball team for this upcoming 2015 season. The announcement comes as former head coach Iain Bradbury moves on to coach at another institution.

July 17, 2015
Jackson Named CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
USMMA rising-sophomore swimmer Andrew Jackson (Cheasapeake, Va.) was selected as an Honorable Mention Scholar All-American by the College Swimming Coaches Association of American (CSCAA). Jackson was one of four Landmark Conference swimmers that landed on the list, which was released on June 30.

July 1, 2015
2015 Cross Country Schedules Announced By Lawrence
On Wednesday, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s cross country head coach David Lawrence Jr. released the schedule for the upcoming fall 2015 season. The Mariners are slated to compete in five regular season events throughout September and October in preparation for three championship meets to close out the season.

June 11, 2015
Smolens Unveils Soccer’s 2015 Slate Of Games
USMMA men’s soccer head coach Michael Smolens revealed the Mariners’ schedule for the upcoming 2015 campaign on Thursday.

June 8, 2015
Mariners’ 2015 Football Schedule Released
On Monday, USMMA head football coach Mike Toop announced the schedule for the Mariners’ upcoming 2015 season.

June 3, 2015
Troy Smith Named Landmark Men’s Lacrosse Senior Scholar-Athlete
On Wednesday, the Landmark Conference announced that USMMA senior midfielder Troy Smith (Deer Park, Texas) was named the league’s Men’s Lacrosse Senior Scholar-Athlete for the 2015 season.

June 1, 2015
Six Mariners Selected To Landmark Conference Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams
Back in May, the Landmark Conference announced the league’s spring season All-Sportsmanship Teams and USMMA had six student-athletes selected to the squads for their displays of sportsmanship throughout the season. The All-Sportsmanship Team includes one student-athlete from each institution for each sport and is selected by the players and coaches from their respective team.

May 27, 2015
2014-15 Athletic Award Winners Announced; Lindgren And White Earn Top Accolades
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Interim Athletic Director Captain Bill Fell announced the major award winners of the 2014-15 athletic seasons to the full Regiment of Midshipmen late last week during lunch hour at the Delano Hall dining room. The awards will be formally announced and celebrated at the USMMA Awards Convocation, set to take place on the Friday of 2015 Commencement Weekend, June 19.

May 22, 2015
USMMA Athletics Accepts Invitation To Join The Skyline Conference Beginning In 2016-17
On Friday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletics Department announced that it has accepted an invitation to join the Skyline Conference, effective beginning with the 2016-17 athletic seasons. The action was voted on by the Skyline Conference Presidents’ Council and was officially approved this week.

May 19, 2015
Harty Named USILA DIII Honorable Mention All-American
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy senior Geoff Harty (Chicago, Ill.) has earned Division III Honorable Mention All-America honors after his spectacular senior campaign for the Mariners in 2015. The announcement of the All-America Teams and Honorable Mentions came from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Tuesday.

May 14, 2015
Michael Weinstein 12/1/2005 – 5/13/2015
Mikey Weinstein was a 3 year old child who walked into the Kings Point mess hall on Homecoming morning back in 2009. That day, the USMMA Football Program ‘adopted’ Mikey.

May 12, 2015
24 Mariners Land On Landmark Spring Academic Honor Roll
The Landmark Conference released the list of student-athletes that were named to the 2015 Spring Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday and 24 midshipmen from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy were featured on the list. The Honor Roll, which features 396 total student-athletes, recognizes all spring student-athletes who have reached sophomore standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher.

May 10, 2015
Despite Strong Effort, Tennis Falls In ECAC Title Match To Moravian On Sunday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team lost to Landmark Conference-rival Moravian, 5-2, on Sunday afternoon in the ECAC Championship Match, hosted by Stevenson University at the Greenspring Tennis Courts. The Mariners conclude the season with an impressive 13-6 overall record, while the Greyhounds end the year at 13-7.

May 9, 2015
Tennis Defeats Stevenson To Advance To ECAC Championship Match; Will Face Moravian On Sunday For Title
The No. 2-seed USMMA tennis team defeated the host No. 3-seed Stevenson University, 5-2, on Saturday in the ECAC Semifinals at the Mustangs’ Greenspring Tennis Courts. The Mariners (13-5) will move on to face top-seeded Moravian (12-7) on Sunday in the Championship Match in an All-Landmark Conference Final.

May 7, 2015
McDonough Named Landmark Rookie Of The Year, Also Lands On First Team Along With Hicks
On Thursday, the Landmark Conference announced the post-season awards for men’s tennis and USMMA freshman Jake McDonough (Wilmington, N.C.) was selected by the conference’s head coaches as the Rookie of the Year. McDonough also landed on the All-Landmark First Team for singles along with sophomore James Hicks (Haddon Heights, N.J.) and the pair was also named to the Second Team for doubles.

May 6, 2015
Brad Suciu Selected To Second Team All-Landmark As Reliever
USMMA junior relief pitcher Brad Suciu (Zanesville, Ohio) was selected by the Landmark Conference head coaches to the All-Landmark Second Team, as announced by the league on Wednesday morning.

May 5, 2015
Neumann Lands On Men’s Outdoor T&F Second Team All-Landmark
On Tuesday, the Landmark Conference announced the post-season honors for men’s outdoor track & field and USMMA freshman Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.) earned a spot on the All-Landmark Second Team.

May 5, 2015
Tennis Selected To Compete For ECAC Championship This Weekend As No. 2 Seed
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) released the tournament field for the upcoming 2015 ECAC Division III Men’s Outdoor Tennis Championship on Monday, and USMMA earned the No. 2 seed in the four-team tournament. The ECAC Championship will be held this Saturday and Sunday, May 9-10, at Stevenson University in Stevenson, Md.

May 3, 2015
Mariners Place Fifth At Landmark Outdoor Championship Meet
The USMMA men’s track and field team completed action at the 2015 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championship Meet on Sunday. The Mariners finished the event in fifth place with 21 total points.

May 3, 2015
Women’s Track & Field Wraps Up Action At Landmark Outdoor Championships Sunday
On Sunday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team competed in the second and final day of the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships, hosted by Susquehanna University. The Mariners placed seventh overall in the event.

May 2, 2015
Neumann Wins Silver, Qualifies For ECACs In Pole Vault On Day One Of Landmark Champs
On Saturday, freshman Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.) placed second in the pole vault event on the first day of the Landmark Outdoor Track & Field Championship Meet, hosted by Susquehanna University. His mark of 4.40 meters (14’ 5.25”) also qualifies him for the ECAC Championship Meet, which will be held May 14-15 in Springfield, Mass.

May 2, 2015
Miller Sets New Academy Outdoor 400-Meter Mark On First Day Of Landmark Championships
Freshman Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) set a new USMMA women’s record in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:01.33 in the preliminaries during day one of the Landmark Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday, hosted by Susquehanna University.

April 28, 2015
Tennis’ Historic Season Comes To An End With 5-0 Loss At Juniata In Landmark Semifinals
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team’s magical 2015 season has come to an end after the Mariners were defeated by top-seeded Juniata, 5-0, on Tuesday at the Eagles’ Raffensberger Courts in the Landmark Conference Tournament Semifinals.

April 28, 2015
Mariners End Season With Non-Conference Loss At Old Westbury Tuesday Night
On Tuesday night, the USMMA baseball team played its final game of the 2015 season at local, non-conference opponent Old Westbury, and lost by the final score of 6-1. The Mariners end the year with a 13-19 record, while the Panthers improve to 22-8.

April 28, 2015
Harty Selected As Landmark MLAX Player Of The Year; Three Other Mariners Earn All-Conference Accolades
The Landmark Conference announced the men’s lacrosse postseason award winners and All-Conference Teams on Tuesday and USMMA senior Geoff Harty (Chicago, Ill.) was selected by the league’s head coaches as the 2015 Player of the Year.

April 28, 2015
De Ryckere Named Landmark Athlete Of The Week; Mariners Gearing Up For Juniata This Afternoon In Landmark Semis
On Monday morning, the Landmark Conference announced the weekly awards for men’s tennis and USMMA junior Alec De Ryckere (San Diego, Calif.) was honored as the league’s athlete of the week. The accolade comes after De Ryckere helped lead the Mariners to three-straight victories in the final week of the regular season at home against John Jay on Tuesday, on the road at Elizabethtown on Friday and back at home on Saturday against Scranton.

April 27, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Ends Season Monday With Loss At Old Westbury
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s lacrosse team wrapped up the 2015 season on Monday with a road game at non-conference opponent Old Westbury. The Mariners lost the game, 13-1, to end the year with a 1-11 overall record, while the Panthers improve to 6-9.

April 26, 2015
Hwang Wins 110-Meter Hurdles To Lead Mariners At St. Joseph’s Last Chance Invite Sunday
The USMMA men’s track & field team competed in the Last Chance Invitational on Sunday, hosted St. Joseph’s College of Long Island. The Mariners had five top-five finishes at the event, including one first-place showing.

April 26, 2015
Miller’s First-Place Finish In 200-Meter Run Highlights Mariners Day At Last Chance Invite
On Sunday, the USMMA women’s track & field team took part in the Last Chance Invitational, hosted by St. Joseph’s College of Long Island out in Suffolk County. The Mariners saw four of their five entries finish in the top five at the event.

April 26, 2015
Mariners Close Out Season With 16-3 Road Win At Wash & Jeff
On Sunday, the USMMA men’s lacrosse team played its final game of the 2015 season at Landmark opponent Washington & Jefferson and defeated the Presidents, 16-3, at Wash & Jeff’s Alexandre Stadium. The Mariners end the year with an even 7-7 record, including a 3-4 mark in league play, while the Presidents fall to 8-8 (1-6 Landmark).

April 26, 2015
Baseball Drops Series-Finale At Moravian, 9-4
The USMMA baseball team dropped its series-finale at Moravian on Sunday, 9-4. The Mariners fall to 13-18 overall (8-13 Landmark), while the Greyhounds improve to 18-17 (13-8 Landmark).

April 25, 2015
Tennis Clinches First Landmark Tourney Berth In Program History, Defeating Scranton At Home, 5-4, Saturday
The USMMA tennis team is heading to the Landmark Conference Tournament for the first time in program history! In front of a large and supportive crowd of 147 at the Brooks Stadium Courts on Saturday afternoon, the Mariners punched their ticket with a 5-4 home victory over the University of Scranton in a win-and-your-in matchup for both teams.

April 25, 2015
Baseball Splits Landmark Action At Moravian Saturday
The USMMA baseball team lost the first game of its Landmark doubleheader to Moravian Saturday, 3-1, but regrouped to defeat the Greyhounds, 5-3, in the second game. The Mariners move to 13-17 (8-12 Landmark), while Moravian goes to 17-17 (12-8 Landmark).

April 25, 2015
Mariners Celebrate Senior Day Before Home Game Against Susquehanna Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s lacrosse team celebrated Senior Day before its home-finale against Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna. The Mariners honored graduating seniors Alison Griffith (Farmingdale, N.J.) and Elizabeth Noonan (Charlottesville, Va.) with a special Senior Day ceremony.

April 24, 2015
Mariners Grind Out 5-4 Road Victory Over E-Town Friday; Prepare For Huge Home Match Vs. Scranton Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team defeated Landmark Conference opponent Elizabethtown, 5-4, at the Blue Jays’ Alumni Courts on Friday to improve its winning streak to seven-straight (and 10 of its last 11) matches. The Mariners improve to 11-4 overall (4-3 Landmark) with the victory, while E-Town falls to 4-12 (2-6 Landmark) in defeat.

April 23, 2015
Mariners Fall To St. Joseph’s Of Brooklyn Thursday In Home-Finale
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team lost its home-finale to visiting St. Joseph’s of Brooklyn on Thursday afternoon on Lower Roosevelt Field by the final score of 9-1. The Mariners’ record drops to 12-16 overall, while the Bears improve to 14-15.

April 22, 2015
Harty Reaches 200-Point Plateau As Mariners Defeat Visiting Mitchell In Home-Finale
USMMA senior Geoff Harty (Chicago, Ill.) became just the eighth player in USMMA men’s lacrosse history to reach the 200-point plateau in his career, as he scored five fourth quarter goals to reach the milestone, helping to lead the Mariners to an 18-3 victory over Mitchell on Wednesday afternoon in the 2015 home-finale at Brooks Stadium.

April 21, 2015
Tennis Keeps Rolling With 9-0 Sweep Of John Jay For Sixth-Straight Win
The USMMA tennis team has been on fire as of late, winning its sixth-straight match (and ninth of its last 10) after a 9-0 sweep over non-conference opponent John Jay on Tuesday afternoon at the Brooks Stadium Courts. The Mariners improve to 10-4 overall on the season, while the Bloodhounds fall to 4-9.

April 21, 2015
WLAX Falls To Coast Guard, 14-5, In First Ever Meeting With Bears
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s lacrosse team hosted Coast Guard on Tuesday night at Brooks Stadium in the first ever meeting between the two schools, as the Bears just joined the NCAA ranks for the 2015 season. Despite a strong second half, the Mariners lost to their rivals by the final score of 14-5. USMMA’s record drops to 1-9 overall on the season, while USCGA improves to 4-11.

April 21, 2015
USMMA Holds Academic Stars Ceremony Monday Where Over 100 Student-Athletes Earn Stars
On Monday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy held the 2014-15 Second Term Academic Stars Ceremony on campus at the Ackerman Auditorium. A total of 279 midshipmen were awarded academic stars for their distinction in the classroom, including 106 student-athletes.

April 19, 2015
Women’s Track & Field Hosts Coach Omeltchenko Invitational Sunday On Senior Day
On Sunday, the USMMA women’s track & field team hosted the 2015 Coach O Invite. Before the event started, the squad paid tribute to its lone graduating senior, Sara Ellenberger (Phoenix, Ariz.) with a Senior Day ceremony.

April 19, 2015
Men’s T&F Celebrates Senior Day Sunday Hosting Coach O Invite
On Sunday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team hosted the Coach Omeltchenko Invitational at the Brooks Stadium Track & Field complex. Prior to the competition, the Mariners held a Senior Day ceremony for its three graduating seniors – David Del Corso (Bridgewater, N.J.), Matthew Pastuszak (Berlin, Conn.) and Collin Putnam (Erie, Pa.).

April 19, 2015
Baseball Salvages Last Game Of Series At Catholic, 2-1
On Sunday, the USMMA baseball team won its last game of a three-game series at Catholic by the final score of 2-1. The Mariners end their six-game losing skid with the victory and improve to 12-15 (7-11 Landmark), while the host Cardinals fall to 18-11-1 (9-9 Landmark).

April 19, 2015
Mariners Extend Win-Streak To Five With 9-0 Victory Over Pratt On Senior Day
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team swept visiting Pratt Institute on Sunday in a home non-conference match, 9-0, at the Brooks Stadium Courts to improve its current win-streak to five matches. The Mariners sit at 9-4 overall and have guaranteed a winning regular season for the first time in recent program history.

April 18, 2015
Tennis Earns Huge Landmark Victory Over Catholic On The Road, 6-3
The USMMA tennis team defeated Landmark Conference opponent Catholic for the first time in program history on the road Saturday to earn its program-best third league win and help its quest to make the conference tournament for the first time ever.

April 18, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Caps Off Senior Day With 7-5 Landmark Win Over Drew
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team paid tribute to its eight graduating seniors with a special Senior Day ceremony before it’s Landmark Conference contest against visiting Drew University. On the field, the Mariners put the cherry on top of the beautiful day at Brooks Stadium with a hard-earned 7-5 victory over the Rangers. USMMA improves to 5-7 overall (2-4 Landmark) with the win, while Drew falls to 2-10 (0-6 Landmark).

April 18, 2015
Despite Two Late Rallies, Baseball Drops Both Games Of Landmark DH At Catholic
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team was swept in a Landmark Conference doubleheader on Saturday down at The Catholic University of America, dropping the first game by the final of 4-2, before losing the second game, 6-5.

April 18, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Upended By Catholic Saturday On The Road
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost a road Landmark Conference game at Catholic by the final score of 18-1. The defeat drops the Mariners to 1-8 (0-5 Landmark), while the Cardinals improve to 11-3 (5-0 Landmark).

April 16, 2015
Tennis Makes It Three-Straight With 9-0 Sweep Over St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn
The USMMA tennis team won its third-straight match on Thursday, sweeping visiting St. Joseph’s College of Brooklyn, 9-0, at the Brooks Stadium Tennis Courts. The victory improves the Mariners’ record to 7-4, while the Bears fall to 1-5.

April 16, 2015
WLAX Edged By SUNY Maritime In Sound Shootout, 11-9
The USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost to rival SUNY Maritime, 11-9, on Thursday night in the Third Annual Sound Shootout at the Privateers’ Reinhart Field. The Mariners fall to 1-7 in defeat, while the Privateers improve to 3-8.

April 15, 2015
Mariners Lose Non-Conference Game At CSI Wednesday Night
On Wednesday night, the USMMA baseball team lost a non-conference game at the College of Staten Island by the final score of 11-5. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 11-13 overall, while the Dolphins improve to 14-9.

April 14, 2015
Tennis Wins Non-Conference Match Over Lehman, 9-0
On Tuesday afternoon, the USMMA tennis team defeated visiting Lehman College in a non-conference showdown, 9-0, at the Brooks Stadium Tennis Courts. The Mariners improve to 6-4 overall on the season, while the Lightning fall to 1-7.

April 13, 2015
James Hicks Named Landmark Men’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced its Athletes of the Week and USMMA sophomore James Hicks (Haddon Heights, N.J.) earned the honor for men’s tennis. This is the second time in his career that Hicks was named the Athlete of the Week, as he also got the accolade back on March 31, 2014, during his freshman campaign.

April 13, 2015
Tedesco Recognized As ASCA Coach Of Excellence
Earlier this year, the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) recognized U.S. Merchant Marine Academy head swimming & diving coach Sean Tedesco as a Coach of Excellence for the calendar year 2014 for his work with the Mariner swim & dive programs.

April 12, 2015
Ellenberger’s First-Place Showing In Discus Highlights Mariners Day At Eight-Way Meet
The USMMA women’s track & field team hosted the Eight-Way Meet on Sunday afternoon at the Brooks Stadium Complex. Three Mariners finished in first place in their events.

April 12, 2015
Mariners Get Three First-Place Finishes At Home Meet Sunday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team hosted the Eight-Way Meet on Sunday afternoon at the Brooks Stadium Complex. Three Mariners finished in first place in their events.

April 12, 2015
Tennis Sweeps Susquehanna, 9-0, In Landmark Conference Action
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team easily handled Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna, 9-0, on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at the Brooks Stadium Tennis Courts. The Mariners improve to 5-4 (2-3 Landmark) with the victory, while the Crusaders fall to 0-10 (0-5 Landmark).

April 12, 2015
Baseball Falls To Elizabethtown On Senior Day
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team dropped its series-finale against Elizabethtown College, 20-5, on Sunday afternoon at Lower Roosevelt Field. The Mariners fall to 11-12 (6-9 Landmark) in defeat, while the Blue Jays improve to 19-9 (10-5 Landmark).

April 11, 2015
2015 Moravian Coach P Invitational Women’s Results
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team competed in the 2015 Coach P Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Moravian College.

April 11, 2015
Men’s Track & Field Results From Moravian’s Coach P Invite
The USMMA men's track & field team competed in Moravian's Coach P Invite on Saturday in Bethlehem, Pa.

April 11, 2015
Mariners Drop Home Match To Juniata, 7-2
The USMMA tennis team dropped a home Landmark match to Juniata College on Saturday afternoon, 7-2, at the Brooks Stadium Courts. The Mariners fall to 4-4 (1-3 Landmark), while the Eagles improve to 8-4 (5-0 Landmark).

April 11, 2015
Baseball Swept By E-Town Saturday Afternoon
The USMMA baseball team lost both games of a home Landmark Conference doubleheader against Elizabethtown College on Saturday afternoon at Lower Roosevelt Field, dropping game one 7-2 before losing the second game by the final of 14-4. The Mariners’ record moves to an even 11-11 overall (6-8 Landmark), while the Blue Jays improve to 18-9 (9-5 Landmark).

April 11, 2015
Men’s LAX Nipped By Scranton On Saturday, 9-7, At Home
The USMMA men’s lacrosse team lost a close battle to the University of Scranton, 9-7, on Saturday afternoon at Brooks Stadium. The defeat drops the Mariners to 4-7 (1-4 Landmark), while the Royals improve to 8-6 (4-1 Landmark).

April 11, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Defeated By Scranton On The Road Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s lacrosse team travelled to Landmark Conference foe University of Scranton on Saturday for a conference matchup against the Royals. The Marines lost by the final score of 17-4, dropping their record to 1-6 (0-4 Landmark), while Scranton improved to 5-6 (3-0 Landmark).

April 9, 2015
Mariners One-Hit St. Joseph’s-L.I. In 14-0 Road Win Thursday
On Thursday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team took on non-conference opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island at the Golden Eagles’ Gregg Alfano Field. Three Mariner pitchers combined for a one-hit shutout and USMMA scored 14 runs on 14 hits for the 14-0 victory. With the win, Merchant Marine improves to 11-9, while St. Joe’s falls to 9-9.

April 8, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Holds Off Late SUNY Maritime Rally For 10-7 Road Win
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team captured the Captain John Hagedorn Cup for the seventh-straight season with a 10-7 victory on the road at rival SUNY Maritime College. The Mariners improve their record to 4-6 overall, while the Privateers fall to 5-5.

April 8, 2015
Tennis Downs Drew, 7-2, For First Landmark Win
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team defeated Landmark Conference foe Drew University, 7-2, on Wednesday night at the Rangers’ Simon Forum. With the victory, the Mariners move to 4-3 (1-2 Landmark) on the season, while Drew falls to 3-7 (0-4 Landmark).

April 8, 2015
Mariners To Join NEWMAC Conference For Football In 2017 Season
On Wednesday morning, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletics Department announced that it will be ushering in a new era for the Mariner football program beginning in the 2017 season. USMMA will be moving into the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference, which will begin sponsoring football in the fall of 2017.

April 8, 2015
Wednesday’s Tennis Match Moved To Drew University
Due to the inclement weather, the head coaches of the USMMA and Drew University tennis teams agreed to move Wednesday’s match to Madison, N.J., on the campus of Drew.

April 8, 2015
Patrick Morgan Named Landmark Pitcher Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced the league’s baseball athletes of the week and USMMA sophomore Patrick Morgan (Roxboro, N.C.) earned Pitcher of the Week accolades.

April 6, 2015
Mariners Drop Rubber Game Against Scranton, 16-10
The USMMA baseball team lost the third and final game of a key series against the University of Scranton, 16-10, on Monday afternoon at Lower Roosevelt Field. The loss drops the Mariners to 10-9 (6-6 Landmark) on the season, while the Royals improve to 9-11 (7-5 Landmark).

April 4, 2015
Neumann Wins Pole Vault In Mariners’ Outdoor Season-Opener At Osprey Open
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team opened the outdoor season on Saturday at the Osprey Open, hosted by Richard Stockton College. The Mariners had four top-10 finishes at the event, including a win by freshman Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.) in the pole vault.

April 4, 2015
Women’s Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season At Osprey Open Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA women’s track & field team finally opened the outdoor portion of its season after two straight meets that were cancelled due to weather. The Mariners competed at the Osprey Open down at Richard Stockton College.

April 4, 2015
Baseball Splits Landmark Doubleheader With Scranton Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team split a Landmark Conference doubleheader against Scranton on Saturday afternoon, winning the opener, 6-0, behind a gem by sophomore starter Patrick Morgan (Roxboro, N.C.), before losing in the second game, 7-2. The Mariners’ record moves to 10-8 (6-4 Landmark), while the Royals move to 8-11 (6-4 Landmark).

April 4, 2015
MLAX Falls Short Of Elizabethtown On The Road, 12-8, Despite Strong Fourth Quarter
The USMMA men’s lacrosse team lost at Landmark Conference opponent Elizabethtown on Saturday by the final score of 12-8 at the Blue Jays’ Wolf Field. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 3-6 (1-3 Landmark), while E-Town improves to 10-2 (4-0 Landmark).

April 4, 2015
Women’s Lax Drops Home Landmark Tilt Vs. Drew Saturday
The USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost its home Landmark Conference game against Drew University on Saturday at Brooks Stadium, 17-2. The Mariners fall to 1-5 (0-3 Landmark) with the defeat, while the Rangers improve to 6-3 (1-2 Landmark).

April 3, 2015
AVCA Awards Women’s Volleyball Head Coach Iain Bradbury With Thirty Under 30 Award
On Wednesday, the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced the 2015 Thirty Under 30 Winners and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy second-year head coach Iain Bradbury was named a recipient of the prestigious honor.

April 2, 2015
Mariners Overwhelm John Jay Thursday In Non-Conference Action
The USMMA baseball team picked up its second non-conference win in as many days, downing John Jay College, 12-2, on Thursday at Lower Roosevelt Field. The Mariners improve to 9-7 overall on the season, while the Bloodhounds fall to 0-10.

April 2, 2015
Tennis Wins Home-Opener Over CCNY, 8-1
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team won its 2015 home-opener on Thursday against the City College of New York by the final score of 8-1. The Mariners move to an even 3-3 overall, while the Beavers fall to 1-7.

April 1, 2015
Mariners Earn Second Program Victory With 15-1 Home Win Over St. Elizabeth Wednesday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s lacrosse team defeated non-conference opponent the College of Saint Elizabeth, 15-1, on Wednesday night for the Mariners’ second win in program history. It was also the largest margin of victory and most goals scored in a game for USMMA. With the win, the Mariners improve to 1-4 on the season, while the Eagles fall to 0-6.

April 1, 2015
Baseball Defeats Mount St. Vincent, 9-8, In Eight In Back-And-Forth Affair
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy finally played its home-opener on Wednesday, defeating non-conference foe the College of Mount St. Vincent, 9-8, in eight innings at Lower Roosevelt Field. The game was called in the top of the ninth inning due to darkness. The Mariners improve to 8-7 overall on the year, while the Dolphins fall to 4-11.

April 1, 2015
Tennis Sweeps St. Joseph’s-L.I. On The Road Wednesday Evening
The USMMA tennis team defeated non-conference opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island, 9-0, on Wednesday to improve to 2-3 on the season. The Golden Eagles fall to 1-2 in defeat.

March 31, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Falls In Non-Conference Action Tuesday To WestConn, 11-8
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team dropped a non-conference game on Tuesday night to Western Connecticut State, 11-8. The Mariners fall to 3-5 overall on the season, while the Colonials pick up their first victory and improve to 1-8

March 31, 2015
Tuesday’s Home Baseball And Road Tennis Contests Postponed
Due to the expected rainstorm that will pass over Long Island this afternoon into tonight, the USMMA athletic department has postponed two of its contests that were scheduled for Tuesday.

March 29, 2015
Baseball Swept By Susquehanna In Sunday Doubleheader
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team lost both games of its Landmark Conference doubleheader at Susquehanna University on Sunday, dropping the opener, 4-0, before losing the second game, 3-1. The Mariners fall to an even 7-7 overall (5-4 Landmark) on the season, while the Crusaders improve to 9-7 (6-2 Landmark).

March 29, 2015
Tennis Defeated By Goucher, 8-1, Sunday Afternoon
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team lost at Landmark Conference opponent Goucher on Sunday, 8-1. The Mariners fall to 1-3 (0-2 Landmark) on the young season, while the Gophers improve to 7-4 (2-0 Landmark).

March 28, 2015
Mariners Edged By Crusaders, 2-1, In Pitchers' Duel
The USMMA baseball team lost to Susquehanna on the road on Saturday afternoon, 2-1, at the Crusaders’ Harold Bollinger Field. The Mariners fall to 7-5 (5-2 Landmark) in defeat, while Susquehanna improves to 7-7 (4-2 Landmark).

March 28, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Falls To Elizabethtown On The Road Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s lacrosse team made its first trip ever to Elizabethtown College on Saturday to face their Landmark Conference opponent and the host Blue Jays came out on top by the final score of 17-3.

March 28, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Drops Road Landmark Game At Susquehanna, 9-4
The USMMA men’s lacrosse team lost a Landmark Conference contest on the road on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Crusaders of Susquehanna University, 9-4, at SU’s Sassafras Field. The defeat drops the Mariners to 3-4 (1-2 Landmark) on the season, while the Crusaders improve to 8-2 (2-1 Landmark).

March 26, 2015
Thursday’s Tennis Match Vs. CCNY Postponed Due To Rainstorm
For the second-straight day an athletic contest between the U.S. Merchant Marine academy and the City College of New York has been postponed due to weather. This time the two institutions’ tennis match that was scheduled for Thursday at 4 p.m. has been affected by Mother Nature.

March 25, 2015
MLAX Holds Of Manhattanville’s Late Rally For 7-6 Road Victory
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team defeated non-conference opponent Manhattanville College, 7-6, at GoValiants.com Field on Wednesday night in Westchester County. The Mariners improve to an even 3-3 overall on the season, while the Valiants fall to 2-4.

March 25, 2015
Baseball’s Mid-Week Contest Vs. CCNY Postponed Due To Rain
The USMMA baseball game against the City College of New York that was scheduled for Wednesday afternoon has been postponed due to rainstorms in the area.

March 24, 2015
Tennis Swept By Coast Guard Tuesday Afternoon
The USMMA tennis team lost on the road to rival Coast Guard, 9-0, on Tuesday at the Bears’ Rolland Field House. The defeat drops the Mariners to 1-2 on the young season, while USCGA improves to 3-2.

March 23, 2015
Rangers Score Three In Top Of The Ninth To Top Mariners, 5-4
The USMMA baseball team lost its Landmark series-finale to Drew University, 5-4, on Monday night out at Baseball Heaven. The Mariners led 4-2 going into the last inning, but the Rangers scored three times in the top of the ninth to take the lead and eventually held off Merchant Marine in the bottom for the victory.

March 23, 2015
Sithong Earns Second Straight Landmark Baseball Athlete Of The Week Honor
The Landmark Conference announced on Monday that USMMA freshman Jacob Sithong (Orlando, Fla.) was named the Baseball Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week. The honor comes after the rookie helped lead the Mariners to a 3-0 week with a non-conference road win over Baruch on Tuesday and a doubleheader sweep over league foe Drew on Sunday.

March 18, 2015
Mariners Finish 20th At NCAA Championships; Lindgren Earns National Runner-Up Twice & Three All-America Honors
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team completed competition at the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships on Saturday night and the Mariners placed 20th overall in the country out of the 52-team field with 47 points.

March 22, 2015
Morgan’s Shutdown Pitching, Sithong’s Four-RBI Game Lead Mariners To Sweep Over Drew
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team swept Drew University in a Landmark doubleheader on Sunday out at Baseball Heaven in Suffolk County, taking the first game by the final of 3-2 before winning the second on a walk-off in extra innings, 9-8, in eight.

March 22, 2015
Tennis Edged By Moravian, 5-4, In Landmark Opener On The Road On Sunday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy tennis team lost its first Landmark Conference match of the season on Sunday at Moravian in a nail-biter. The host Greyhounds escaped with a narrow 5-4 victory, dropping the Mariners to 1-1 (0-1 Landmark) on the season and improving their record to 5-3 (1-0 Landmark).

March 21, 2015
WLAX Upended By Goucher Saturday In First Home Game
The USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost its home-opener to Landmark Conference opponent Goucher, 17-4, on Saturday at Brooks Stadium. The defeat drops the Mariners to 0-3 (0-1 Landmark), while the Gophers improve to 7-2 (1-0 Landmark).

March 21, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Falls To Catholic In Landmark Home-Opener, 16-6
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy returned home for its first game on the friendly confines of Brooks Stadium on Saturday, hosting Landmark Conference foe Catholic University for the first home league game of the season.

March 21, 2015
Saturday’s Baseball Game Against Drew Postponed Due To Snow Storm
The late winter snow storm that hit the Metropolitan Area yesterday has forced the USMMA baseball game against Drew that was scheduled for 5 p.m. to be postponed. The storm dumped nearly seven inches of snow in parts of Suffolk County, where the game was supposed to be played at Baseball Heaven.

March 20, 2015
Kyle Arestivo Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Earlier this week, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced that it has awarded U.S. Merchant Marine Academy senior Kyle Arestivo (Northport, N.Y.) with a prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. Arestivo becomes the first midshipman at USMMA ever to be selected by the NCAA for this great award.

March 20, 2015
Saturday Time Changes: Men’s & Women’s Lax And Baseball Games All Pushed Back
Due to the impending snow storm that is expected to hit the New York Metropolitan Area all day Friday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletic Department is announcing time changes to its home games for men’s and women’s lacrosse and baseball on Saturday, March 21.

March 19, 2015
Mariners Sail Past York In 2015 Season-Opener, 9-0
The USMMA tennis team swept York College on the road on Thursday in its 2015 season-opener by the final score of 9-0. The Mariners won every single match played on the afternoon – the three doubles competitions and six singles matchups.

March 19, 2015
Two Wrestlers Earn NWCA Scholar All-American Honors; Mariners Rank 21st In Nation For Team GPA & Place Four On Centennial Academic Honor Roll
Late last week, two members of the USMMA wrestling team earned National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III Scholar All-American honors for the 2014-15 season – junior Ricky Fisher (Nashville, Tenn.) and sophomore Patrick Rooney (Belgrade, Minn.). Also, the NWCA announced the Scholar Team Awards and Merchant Marine ranked tied for 21st among all Division III wrestling programs.

March 18, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Falls In Road Contest At Purchase Wednesday Night
The USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost a non-conference game at SUNY Purchase College on Wednesday night, 20-4. The Mariners fall to 0-2 on the season, while the Panthers improve to 3-0.

March 18, 2015
NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championship Updates
The 2015 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championship Meet began this morning down in Texas and the Mariners had two swimmers compete in the preliminaries of the 200 individual medley event.

March 17, 2015
Mariners Tame Bearcats In 11-8 Road Victory In Brooklyn On St. Patty’s Day; Sithong Earns Landmark And ECAC Weekly Honors
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team won its first game played in its home state on Wednesday, a road contest against Baruch College at MCU Park in Coney Island. The Mariners outlasted the Bearcats, 11-8, on a very windy day and improve their record to 5-3, while Baruch falls to 3-8.

March 17, 2015
Lindgren & Hewitt Primed For NCAA Championship Meet This Week
The 2015 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Tournament commences tomorrow, Wednesday, March 18, down in Shenandoah, Texas, and USMMA will have two swimmers competing at the national event – senior Kevin Lindgren (Palm City, Fla.) and sophomore Stone Hewitt (Destin, Fla.). Preliminaries begin at 10 a.m. at the Conroe ISD Natatorium.

March 14, 2015
Baseball Sweeps Juniata In Landmark-Opening Series
The USMMA baseball team opened Landmark Conference action with a three-game series sweep over Juniata College over the past two days in the Mariners’ last bit of action down at the 2015 Gene Cusic Classic in sunny Florida. Merchant Marine’s record improves to 4-3 over (3-0 Landmark), while the Eagles fall to 4-4 (0-3 Landmark).

March 14, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Beats Goucher, 8-7, On Smith’s Game-Winner With Nine Seconds Left
Despite blowing a 7-2 third quarter lead on the road, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team defeated Goucher College on Saturday afternoon in the Landmark Conference opener, 8-7, thanks to a goal by senior Troy Smith (Deer Park, Texas) with just nine seconds remaining in regulation time. The Mariners improve to 2-2 (1-0 Landmark) on the season, while the Gophers fall to 5-3 (0-1 Landmark).

March 13, 2015
Baseball Climbs Back To .500 With Doubleheader Sweep Of Juniata
The USMMA baseball team swept a Landmark Conference doublheader over Juniata on Friday down in Sunny Florida

March 13, 2015
Petersen Lubow To Be Inducted Into ECAC Hall Of Fame As Part Of Its Inaugural Class
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced late Thursday that former U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Director of Athletics Sue Petersen Lubow will be inducted into the conference’s Hall of Fame as part of its inaugural class of inductees.

March 13, 2015
Fisher’s Quest For National Championship Cut Short Friday
USMMA junior wrestler Ricky Fisher (Nashville, Tenn.) took part in the 2015 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championship Meet on Friday, hosted by Elizabethtown College at the Giant Center. Fisher lost his first two bouts of the event in the 197-pound weight class and has been eliminated from competition.

March 12, 2015
NCAA Championship Preview: Fisher Prepared For Tough Test At Nationals This Weekend
Earlier this month, junior wrestler Ricky Fisher (Nashville, Tenn.) qualified for the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships with a second-place performance in the 197-pound weight class at the East Regional Event down in Roanoke, Va. Now, Fisher is ready to take part in the national championships, which will be held this weekend, March 13-14, at the Giant Center in Hersey, Pa., hosted by Elizabethtown College.

March 11, 2015
MLAX Drops Neutral Site Game Vs. Alfred, 10-6, In Myrtle Beach
The USMMA men’s lacrosse team lost to Alfred University, 10-6, on Wednesday afternoon at Myrtle Beach High School. The Mariners fall to 1-2 overall on the season, while the Saxons improve to 3-0.

March 11, 2015
Baseball Wins First Game Of Season, 13-11, In Extras Over Illinois College
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team captured its first win of the 2015 season on Wednesday, earning a 13-11 victory in eight innings in a sloppy game against Illinois College.

March 10, 2015
12 Mariners Named To Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll
The Landmark announced its 2015 Winter Academic Honor Roll selections today, with 285 student-athletes receiving recognition. The Honor Roll recognizes all winter student-athletes who have reached sophomore standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher.

March 10, 2015
Hewitt To Join Lindgren At NCAAs After Official Invite On Monday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team will now send two swimmers to the NCAA Division III National Championship Meet later this month, as sophomore Stone Hewitt (Destin, Fla.) was officially invited by the NCAA on Monday.

March 9, 2015
Mariners Fall To Coast Guard, 6-3, To Close Out Three-Game Series
On Monday morning, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team finished its season-opening three-game series against rival Coast Guard down in Florida with a 6-2 loss. The Mariners’ record falls to 0-3 on the young season, while the Bears improve to 4-0.

March 8, 2015
Baseball Drops A Pair Of One-Run Games To Coast Guard In Season-Opening Doubleheader
The USMMA baseball team began the 2015 season on Sunday down in sunny Florida with a doubleheader against rival Coast Guard. The Mariners were on the wrong end of two one-run games, however, dropping the first by the score of 9-8 before falling in the second, 1-0.

March 8, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Edged By Oswego State, 6-5
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team lost for the first time this season to visiting Oswego State in a very close affair, 6-5, on Sunday afternoon at Brooks Stadium. With the loss, the Mariners fall to 1-1 overall, while the Lakers improve to 2-0.

March 6, 2015
Neumann Medals To Highlight Mariners’ Performance At ECAC Indoor Champs
Two members of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed at the 2015 ECAC Indoor Championships over the past two days at The Armory in Manhattan. Freshman Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.) took part in the pole vault event on Friday and classmate Frank Brophy (Doylestown, Pa.) qualified for the 500 meter dash.

March 4, 2015
Smith Selected To All-Landmark Men’s Basketball Second Team
On Wednesday, the Landmark Conference announced the year-end awards for men’s basketball and USMMA junior guard David Smith (Lakewood, Wash.) was selected by the league’s coaches to the All-Landmark Second Team. This is Smith’s first post-season accolade thus far in his career.

February 27, 2015
Three Divers Participate In NCAA Regional Meet
This past Friday and Saturday, three USMMA divers competed at the very competitive NCAA Diving Regional Meet, hosted by Springfield College. The Mariners sent junior Gerrit Porter (Houston, Texas) and sophomore Ryan Mavity (St. Joseph, Mich.) on the men’s side and senior Elizabeth Jackson (Albany, Ga.) represented the women. The trio had a strong weekend.

March 3, 2015
Banks And Robertson Announce 2015 Tennis Schedule
USMMA second-year co-head tennis coaches Trevor Banks and Jimmy Robertson released the schedule for the Mariners’ upcoming 2015 season on Tuesday. Merchant Marine will compete in 16 dual matches this season, including one against the other eight Landmark Conference opponents.

March 2, 2015
Landmark Names Harty MLAX Offensive Player Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced that USMMA senior Geoff Harty (Chicago, Ill.) has earned men’s lacrosse Athlete of the Week accolades. The honor comes after Harty’s performance in the Mariners’ 19-9 season-opening win over Coast Guard at home on Saturday.

March 1, 2015
Fisher Qualifies For NCAAs With Second-Place Performance At East Regional Sunday
Junior Ricky Fisher (Nashville, Tenn.) qualified for the NCAA Championships by coming in second place in the 197-pound weight class at the East Regional, hosted by Ferrum College on Sunday. This is the ninth-straight season that a Mariner has qualified for the NCAA Tournament, including seven-straight under head coach Greg Ilaria.

February 28, 2015
Mariners Place Fourth At Landmarks Behind An Individual Crown And Four Top-Three Finishes
The USMMA men’s track & field team compete in the Landmark Conference Championship Meet on Saturday, hosted by Susquehanna University at the Garrett Field House. The Mariners came in fourth place overall at the event with a team score of 41 points. Moravian College won the meet for the sixth-straight year and seventh in the past eight.

February 28, 2015
Women’s Track & Field Competes At Landmark Championships Saturday
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team competed in the Landmark Championship Meet, hosted by Susquehanna University at the Garrett Field House. Moravian, the only team that has won the women’s indoor title in the history of the Landmark Conference, earned its eighth-straight conference championship.

February 28, 2015
Harty’s Nine-Point Performance Propels Mariners To 19-9 Season-Opening Win Over Coast Guard
The USMMA men’s lacrosse team opened up the 2015 season in grand fashion on Saturday, hosting the first-annual Wounded Warrior Tribute Day and defeating arch-rival Coast Guard, 19-9, in front of a fantastic crowd at Brooks Stadium.

February 28, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Drops First Game Of Season Down At Wesley
The USMMA women’s lacrosse team lost its season-opener on Saturday at Wesley College, 21-6, at the Wolverines’ Miller Stadium.

February 28, 2015
Men’s And Women’s Track & Field Primed For Landmark Championships Saturday
The USMMA men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams will be competing in the Landmark Conference Championships tomorrow, hosted by Susquehanna University. Both squads will look to improve on their finishes from last year’s championship, where the men placed fourth, while the women were sixth.

February 28, 2015
Mariners Look To Send Wrestlers To NCAAs Through This Weekend’s East Regional Championships
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team will be taking part in the 2015 NCAA Division III Wrestling East Regional Sunday, March 1, at the Berglund Center in Roanoke, Virginia. The NCAA hosts six regional tournaments in DIII wrestling each year, with the top three wrestlers in each weight class at all six regionals advancing to the NCAA National Championships.

February 28, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Opens 2015 Season Saturday At Wesley
Third-year head coach Kyle Simensky will lead the USMMA women’s lacrosse team into its season-opener on the road on Saturday with a non-conference game at Wesley College. Opening draw is scheduled for 1 p.m. at the Wolverines’ Scott D. Miller Stadium on their campus in Dover, Del. Live stats will be available for the game and can be accessed by following this link.

February 26, 2015
Wounded Warrior Speaks To USMMA Midshipmen Thursday At Lunch To Kick Off MLAX Wounded Warrior Tribute Weekend
On Thursday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy welcomed a special guest, Wounded Warrior Deven Schei, to speak to the Midshipmen during lunch hour at Delano Hall. Schei spoke to the Mids for nearly the entire lunch hour about his experiences in the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Air Assault Division in Afghanistan and received a standing ovation at the conclusion.

February 26, 2015
Lindgren Earns A Spot In NCAA Championships; Hewitt Named First Alternate
On Wednesday, the USMMA men’s swimming & diving team received some great news as senior Kevin Lindgren (Palm City, Fla.) was selected to compete in the 2015 NCAA Division III National Championship in March. This is the 14th straight season under head coach Sean Tedesco that the Mariners have had a representative at nationals. The NCAA has also named sophomore Stone Hewitt (Destin, Fla.) as the first alternate to compete at the event.

February 25, 2015
Men’s Lacrosse Excited For 2015 Season Ahead Of Saturday’s Opener Against Coast Guard
Under 25th-year head coach Tom Gill, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s lacrosse team will begin the 2015 campaign this Saturday, Feb. 28, with a home game against arch-rival and first-year NCAA program Coast Guard scheduled for 1 p.m. at Brooks Stadium. During the season-opener, the Mariners will be honoring Wounded Warriors with special pre-game and halftime ceremonies.

February 25, 2015
Baseball Game At Purchase Postponed; Mariners Will Open Season In Florida On March 8
The USMMA baseball season-opener against Purchase College that was scheduled for today, Wednesday, Feb. 25, has been postponed due to the frigid temperatures and unplayable field conditions at Purchase in nearby Westchester County, N.Y. No make-up date has been announced at this point.

February 20, 2015
Mariners Earn 14 NCAA Cuts, Break Five Records And Crown One Individual Champion At Mets
This past weekend, the USMMA men’s swimming & diving team competed in the annual Metropolitan Collegiate Championships, held at Rutgers University. The Mariners finished in fourth place at the event out of 17 teams that competed. The squad remade some NCAA qualifying times and also broke a couple of Academy and meet records over the three days of competition.

February 20, 2015
Women’s Swimming & Diving Crowns One Met Champ And Breaks Six Records This Past Weekend
The USMMA women’s swimming & diving team travelled to Rutgers University this past weekend to take part in the Metropolitan Conference Championship Meet. The Mariners placed eighth out of the 18 teams competing at the event and had one team member claim an individual championship, sophomore Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) in the one-meter dive. The squad also broke six Academy records over the weekend.

February 21, 2015
Smith Sets Single-Season Three-Point Mark In Season-Ending Home Win Over Goucher
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team hosted Goucher College on Saturday at O’Hara for the 2014-15 season finale. The Mariners defeated the Gophers by the final of 73-66 to end the campaign with a 9-16 record, including a 6-10 mark in Landmark Conference action, while Goucher falls to 4-21 (3-13 Landmark).

February 21, 2015
WBB Celebrates Senior Day Saturday Before Season-Finale Against Goucher
Prior to Saturday’s season-finale against visiting Goucher, the USMMA women’s basketball team paid tribute to its two graduating seniors, Sara Ellenberger (Phoenix, Ariz.) and Demi VanDerWal (Springfield, Ill.), with a special Senior Day Ceremony. On the court, the Mariners lost to the Gophers by the final score of 76-72. Merchant Marine ends the 2014-15 campaign with a 6-19 record, including a 2-14 mark in Landmark action, while Goucher improved to 5-19 (1-15 Landmark).

February 18, 2015
Scranton Rallies For 66-60 Victory Over Mariners
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost its home Landmark Conference matchup against the University of Scranton, 66-60, on Wednesday night at O’Hara Hall. The defeat drops the Mariners to 8-16 (5-10 Landmark) on the season, while the Royals improve to 19-5 (13-2 Landmark).

February 16, 2015
Mariners Cruise To Fifth-Straight Landmark Win, 74-52, Over Moravian
Behind 26 points by junior David Smith (Lakewood, Wash.) and 23 by sophomore Matt Miller (Augusta, Ga,), the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team cruised to a 74-52 road victory over Moravian on Monday night. The win was the Mariners’ fifth-straight Landmark victory and brings the squad to within one game of Elizabethtown, who currently holds the fourth and final playoff spot with two games remaining.

February 13, 2015
Men’s Swimming & Diving Captures Eighth-Straight Landmark Title
After a weekend of numerous NCAA-qualifying performances and many conference and school records broken, when all was said and done, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team captured the 2015 Landmark Conference Championship! It was the Mariners’ eighth-consecutive Landmark title.

February 14, 2015
Rooney And Fisher Earn Centennial Crowns As Wrestling Finishes Third In Conference Championships
Sophomore Patrick Rooney (Belgrade, Minn.) and junior Ricky Fisher (Nashvilla, Tenn.) earned Centennial Wrestling Championships on Saturday at the Conference’s championship meet on Saturday, hosted by McDaniel College. Rooney took the crown at the 184-pound weight class, while Fisher was tops at 197. As a team, the Mariners finished in third place out of the eight squads at the event.

February 16, 2015
WBB Drops Final Road Game Of Season At Moravian
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost its road finale on Monday to Moravian College by the final score of 58-39. The loss drops the Mariners to 6-18 (2-13 Landmark), while the Greyhounds improve to 13-11 (9-6 Landmark).

February 14, 2015
Miller Breaks Her Own 200m Record At Monmouth Winter Collegiate Invitational
For the second time this season, USMMA freshman Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) set a new Academy record in the 200-meter run. On Saturday at the Monmouth Invitational, Miller ran a 28.31 in the event, to eclipse her mark of 28.44 that she set last month at the Wesleyan Invite.

February 13, 2015
Women’s Swim & Dive Place Fourth At Landmark Championship Meet
Over the weekend, the USMMA women’s swimming & diving team competed in the 2015 Landmark Championship Meet. The Mariners took fourth place at the event with a score of 445 points, improving over fifth-place showing from last season.

February 14, 2015
Three Mariners Earn Top 10 Finishes At Monmouth Winter Collegiate Open
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s track & field team took part in the Monmouth University Winter Collegiate Open. The Mariners had three competitors place in the top 10 in their respective events on the day.

February 14, 2015
MBB Upends Juniata, 50-43, At Home On Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team defeated visiting Landmark opponent Juniata College, 50-43, on Saturday at O’Hara Hall. The Mariners improve to 7-15 (4-9 Landmark) on the season with the victory, while the Eagles fall to 11-12 (5-9 Landmark).

February 14, 2015
Women’s Hoops Makes It Two In A Row With 72-59 Conference Victory Over Juniata On Think Pink Day
The U.S. Merchant Marine Acacdey women’s basketball team picked up their second straight victory, and third in the past four games, with a 72-59 home win over Landmark Conference foe Juniata on Saturday at O’Hara Hall. Prior to the game, the Mariners wore pink warm-up shirts in honor of Think Pink Day.

February 12, 2015
Swimming & Diving Teams Gearing Up For Landmark Championships This Weekend
The USMMA men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams will be competing in the Landmark Conference Championship Meet this weekend from Friday, Feb. 13 until Sunday, Feb. 15. For the first time in the league’s eight years of competition, the event will be held at a neutral site, as the Germantown Indoor Swim Center in Maryland will serve as the host.

February 12, 2015
Women’s Basketball Uses Balanced Attack To Defeat City College, 62-38
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated the City College of New York, 62-38, on Thursday night at the Beavers’ Nat Holman Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 5-17 overall, as they eclipse their win total from last season, while CCNY falls to 4-19.

February 11, 2015
Wrestling Falls To Arch-Rival Coast Guard, 23-12
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team lost to rival Coast Guard, 23-12, on Wednesday night at the Bears’ Roland Hall. The loss drops the Mariners to 8-11 overall, while USCGA improves to 13-6.

February 10, 2015
Men’s Hoops Falters At Stevens, 78-59
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost on the road to non-conference opponent Stevens, 78-59, on Tuesday night at the Ducks’ Canavan Arena. The defeat drops the Mariners to 6-15 on the season, while Stevens improves to 10-11.

February 9, 2015
Smith Named Landmark MBB Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced its weekly honors and USMMA junior David Smith (Lakewood, Wash.) was named the league’s men’s basketball Athlete of the Week.

February 9, 2015
WBB Drops Non-Conference Home Game To Mount St. Vincent Monday
The USMMA women’s basketball team welcomed the College of Mount St. Vincent to O’Hara Hall on Monday night for a non-conference matchup. The visiting Dolphins came out with an 81-64 victory, dropping the Mariners to 4-17 overall on the season, while improving their record to 16-5.

February 7, 2015
Men’s Track & Field Competes At East Stroudsburg’s DeSchriver Invitational
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s track & field team took part in the 16th Annual DeSchriver Invitational, hosted by East Stroudsburg University. The Mariners had two top ten finishes at the event.

February 7, 2015
Wrestling Hosts Successful All-Academy Championship Event On Saturday
On Saturday, the USMMA wrestling team hosted the 21st Annual All-Academy Championships, welcoming in the squads from Air Force, Army, The Citadel, Coast Guard, Navy, Norwich and VMI for the annual event. It was the first time in eight years that the Mariners held the event at O’Hara Hall and it was a very successful day of competitions.

February 7, 2015
Miller Leads Women’s Track & Field At ESU’s DeSchriver Invitational
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team took part in the 16th Annual DeSchriver Invitational on Saturday, hosted by East Stroudsburg University.

February 6, 2015
Complete Team Effort Leads WBB To 68-35 Victory Over New Rochelle Friday Night
Every single player on the USMMA women’s basketball team roster scored and recorded at least one rebound in a 68-35 non-conference victory over the College of New Rochelle on Friday night at O’Hara Hall. The win improved the Mariners to 4-16 overall, matching the squad’s win total from the 2013-14 season, while the Blue Angels fall to 9-7.

February 4, 2015
Men’s Basketball Holds Off Drew For Third Straight Victory, 90-88
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team defeated Landmark Conference foe Drew University on the road Wednesday night, 90-88, at the Rangers’ Baldwin Gymnasium. The Mariners had to hold off a strong comeback by the hosts late in the second half, but two failed attempts at game-tying baskets in the closing seconds sealed the victory for Merchant Marine, which improves to 6-14 (3-9 Landmark), while Drew falls to 10-11 (5-7 Landmark).

February 6, 2015
Wrestling Set To Host All-Academy Championships Saturday At O’Hara Hall
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team is looking forward to hosting the 21st Annual All-Academy Wrestling Championships on Saturday at O’Hara Hall.

February 4, 2015
Wrestling Falls To #24 NYU Wednesday Night
The USMMA wrestling team lost a Centennial Conference matchup on the road at nationally-ranked NYU on Wednesday night, 28-7, at the Violets’ James S. Cole Sports Center. The loss drops the Mariners to 8-10 (6-2 Centennial) on the season, while NYU improves to 16-3 (6-0 Centennial) after also defeating Stevens.

February 4, 2015
Women’s Hoops Drops Landmark Game To Drew At Home, 63-54
Coming off their first Landmark victory of the season, the USMMA women’s basketball team lost to conference opponent Drew, 63-54, on Wednesday night at O’Hara Hall. The defeat drops the Mariners to 3-16 overall (1-12 Landmark), while the Rangers improve to 11-10 (5-7 Landmark).

January 31, 2015
Men’s Track & Field Has Two First Place Finishes At Wesleyan Invite Saturday
The USMMA men’s track & field team competed at the Wesleyan Invitational this past Saturday at the Cardinals’ Bacon Field House. The Mariners had two runners place first in their respective events and had five top-five finishes throughout the day.

January 31, 2015
Mariner Women Place Three In The Top-Five At Wesleyan Invite Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team took part in the second day of the Wesleyan Indoor Invitational on Saturday at the Cardinals' Bacon Field House. The Mariners had three runners place in the top-five in their respective events and one other top-10 finish.

January 31, 2015
Men’s Hoops Makes It Two In A Row With 67-62 Win At Goucher; Miller Named Landmark Athlete Of The Week
The USMMA men’s basketball team defeated Goucher College in a close affair, 67-62, on Saturday night at the Gophers’ Decker Sports & Recreation Center. With the victory, their second in a row, the Mariners improve to 5-14 (2-9 Landmark), while Goucher falls to 3-17 (2-0 Landmark).

January 31, 2015
Women’s Basketball Defeats Goucher Saturday For First Landmark Win Of Season
The USMMA women’s basketball team won its first Landmark Conference game since February of 2013 on Saturday, defeating Goucher College, 57-48, at the Gophers’ Decker Sports & Recreation Center. The Mariners move to 3-15 (1-11 Landmark) with the victory, while Goucher falls to 4-15 (0-11 Landmark).

January 31, 2015
Women’s Swim & Dive Earns Two Senior Day Victories Over Drew And Goucher Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving teams picked up victories over Drew University (81-32) and Goucher College (72-39) at a home Landmark Conference Tri-Meet on Saturday at the O’Hara Hall Pool. Prior to the first event of the meet, the Mariners honored their seniors with a Senior Day ceremony, paying tribute to Emily Boyson (Garland, Texas), Susanne Dannessa (Cleveland, Ohio), Helen Deal (Palmer, Ark.), Elizabeth Jackson (Albany, Ga.) and Jacqueline White (Oradell, N.J.).

January 31, 2015
Men’s Swimming & Diving Sweeps Drew And Goucher On Senior Day Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team defeated visiting Drew University and Goucher College on Saturday in a Landmark Conference Tri-Meet at the O’Hara Hall Pool.

January 31, 2015
Wrestling Splits Weekend Action At Centennial Tri-Match Hosted by Ursinus
The USMMA wrestling team competed in a Centennial Tri-Match on Saturday, hosted by #23 Ursinus College. The Mariners lost to that nationally-ranked hosts, 32-14, but rebounded to defeat Muhlenberg College, 32-18. Merchant Marine moves to 8-9 overall on the season, including a 6-1 mark in Centennial action, which is good for second place in the league.

January 29, 2015
Second Half Rally Falls Short As Mariners Drop Non-Conference Game At Coast Guard
Despite a strong second half, the USMMA women’s basketball team lost to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, 76-69, on Thursday night at the Bears’ Roland Hall. The Mariners fall to 2-15 overall on the season, while USCGA improves to 10-7.

January 28, 2015
Men’s Hoops Picks Up First Landmark Win With 77-66 Home Victory Over Moravian
The USMMA men’s basketball team won its first conference game on Wednesday night, defeating visiting Moravian College, 77-66, at O’Hara Hall. The win improves the Mariners to 4-14 (1-9 Landmark) on the season, while the Greyhounds fall to 4-14 (2-7 Landmark) with the loss.

January 26, 2015
Winter Storm Juno Forces Women’s Basketball Game At Coast Guard To Be Rescheduled To Thursday
The USMMA women’s basketball team’s road contest against the U.S. Coast Guard Academy that was originally scheduled for Wednesday night has been rescheduled to Thursday night, Jan. 29, at the Bears’ Roland Hall in New London, Conn.

January 24, 2015
Wrestling Notches Two More Conference Wins To Remain Undefeated In Centennial Action
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team defeated Gettysburg and Johns Hopkins today in a Centennial Conference Tri-Match, hosted by JHU. The Mariners improve to 7-8 overall on the season and remain undefeated in conference action with a 5-0 record.

January 24, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Swimming & Diving Both Defeat Landmark Opponent Marywood At Home
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams hosted Landmark foe Marywood University on Saturday at the O’Hara Hall Pool. Both the Mariner men and women came out victorious – the women by the final of 188-112 and the men, 185-104.

January 24, 2015
Again Miller Breaks A School Record, This Time In The 200-Meter Dash At Wesleyan Invite
The USMMA women’s track & field team competed at the Wesleyan Indoor Invitational I this past Saturday. At the Invite, freshman Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) set yet another program record, this in the 200-meter dash with a time of 28.44.

January 24, 2015
Brophy And MacElrevey Lead The Way For Mariners At Wesleyan Invitational

January 24, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Catholic At Home, Men Fall By Just One
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams both lost to visiting Catholic University in a doubleheader of Landmark Conference action at the Liebertz Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.

January 23, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Host Catholic In A Saturday Doubleheader At O’Hara Hall
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball teams will play host to Landmark Conference foe Catholic in a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The women’s game is slated for a 2 p.m. tip, while the men’s game will get underway at 4 p.m.

January 23, 2015
Men’s Swimming Defeated By #8 NYU At Home Friday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team lost a non-conference home meet to nationally-ranked NYU on Friday night at the O’Hara Hall Pool. The Mariners fall to 4-2 overall in dual meets this season while the Violets improve to a perfect 8-0.

January 21, 2015
Women’s Swimming Sweeps Competition Wednesday Night At Old Westbury
The USMMA women’s swimming team took on non-conference opponents Old Westbury and York College on Wednesday night at Old Westbury’s Clark Athletic Center Pool. The Mariners defeated both the Panthers and Cardinals by the identical scores of 59-33 to improve to 5-1 in dual meets so far this season.

January 21, 2015
Men’s Swimming Defeats Old Westbury And York Wednesday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming team traveled to nearby SUNY College at Old Westbury on Wednesday night for non-conference meetings against the host Panthers and the York College Cardinals. The Mariners won both matchups, defeating Old Westbury, 58-34, and York, 58-17. USMMA moves to 4-1 in dual meets on the season with the pair of victories.

January 20, 2015
Wrestling Falls To #29 TCNJ, 25-16, Tuesday Night
The USMMA wrestling team lost a close dual match to #29 The College of New Jersey on Tuesday night at the Lions’ Packer Hall. The two teams were separated by just three points going into the last bout of the night, but a pin by TCNJ sealed the home victory. The Mariners fall to 5-8 overall on the season, while the Lions improve to 9-4.

January 19, 2015
Men’s Hoops Drops Close One To Elizabethtown, 73-65
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost a Landmark Conference slate to visiting Elizabethtown College, 73-65, on Monday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The Mariners fall to 3-13 (0-8 Landmark) in defeat, while the Blue Jays improve to 8-9 (6-3 Landmark).

January 19, 2015
Women’s Basketball Loses Home Landmark Game To Elizabethtown
The USMMA women’s basketball team dropped its home Landmark Conference contest to visiting Elizabethtown, 77-36, on Monday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-13 (0-10 Landmark) on the season, while the Blue Jays improve to 11-4 (5-4 Landmark).

January 19, 2015
Student-Athletes Reflect On The Life And Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On This Holiday
Three USMMA student-athletes took the time to sit down with USMMAsports.com to reflect on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on this holiday – freshmen Rubyn Johnson (Jacksonville, Fla.) of the football team and Tichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.) of the women’s basketball team, as well as senior Andrew Harmon (Jacksonville, Fla.) from football.

January 17, 2015
Mariners Go 3-0 Saturday, Including Two Centennial Wins, On Senior Day
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team won all three of its matches on Saturday at a Centennial Conference tri-match that also included non-conference opponent Mount St. Vincent. The Mariners defeated conference foes McDaniels (30-15) and Washington and Lee (37-12) before earning the sweep with a decisive 57-0 victory over the Dolphins of Mount St. Vincent.

January 17, 2015
Men’s Swimming & Diving Edges Coast Guard 154-145
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's swimming and diving team took on rival Coast Guard on Saturday at the Bears' Roland Pool. The Mariner men defeated Coast Guard for the second year in a row by the slim margin of 154-145.

January 17, 2015
Pastuszak’s Record-Setting 600-Meter Run Highlights Men’s Track & Field’s Day At St. Joseph’s Winter Invite
The USMMA men’s track & field team took part in the St. Joseph’s-Long Island Winter Invitational on Saturday at St. Anthony’s High School. The Mariners had 11 team members compete in seven events and senior Matthew Pastuszak (Berlin, Conn.) had highlight of the day for the squad.

January 17, 2015
Miller Sets A New School Record In 400-Meter Dash At St. Joseph’s Winter Invite Saturday
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s track & field team participated in the St. Joseph’s-L.I. Winter Invite at St. Anthony’s High School. The Mariners had a school record fall by tenths of a second at the event, as freshman Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) crossed the finish line in 1:04.38 in the 400-meter run. She passed former Mariner Lauren Rattan’s mark of 1:40.50, which was set in 2011.

January 19, 2015
Basketball Game Day: Mariners Host New Landmark Opponent Elizabethtown
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams return to action on Monday for a home doubleheader against the Landmark Conference’s newest member, Elizabethtown. The women are first with a 2 p.m. tip, followed by the men at 4 p.m. at O’Hara Hall.

January 17, 2015
Women’s Swimming & Diving Falls To Coast Guard Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women's swimming and diving team took on rival Coast Guard on Saturday at the Bears' Roland Pool. The Mariner women swam extremely well, taking first and second place in three events and winning six of the 16 events on the day, but the squad lost to Coast Guard, 172-124.

January 17, 2015
Juniata Pulls Ahead Of Mariners Midway Through Second Half For 61-51 Win
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's basketball team dropped its road Landmark Conference showdown with Juniata College, 61-51, on Saturday afternoon at the Eagles’ Memorial Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners to 3-12 (0-7 Landmark) on the season, while Juniata improves to an even 8-8 overall (2-5 Landmark).

January 17, 2015
Women’s Hoops Drops Conference Game At Juniata, 68-53
The USMMA women's basketball team lost its Landmark Conference game at Juniata College, 68-53, on Saturday afternoon at the Eagles’ Memorial Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 2-12 overall (0-10 Landmark), while Juniata improves to 5-11 (3-4 Landmark).

January 16, 2015
Wrestling Hosts Centennial Tri-Match Saturday On Senior Day
The USMMA wrestling team will be hosting four other schools for three rounds of wrestling on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The Mariners welcome in Centennial Conference foes McDaniel, Washington & Lee and Muhlenberg as well as non-conference opponent Mount St. Vincent. Round one is schedule to get underway at 11 a.m.

January 16, 2015
Swimming & Diving Travels To Arch-Rival Coast Guard Saturday
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams will travel to New London, Conn., to square off against their arch-rivals from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. First race will is scheduled for 12-noon at the Bears’ Roland Pool.

January 16, 2015
Track & Field To Compete At St. Joseph’s Invite On Long Island Saturday
The USMMA men's and women's track & field teams will be in South Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island on Saturday taking part in the St. Joseph’s Invitational. First race is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. at the indoor track facility of St. Anthony’s High School.

January 16, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Travel To Juniata Saturday For Landmark Action
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams will travel to Huntingdon, Pa., this Saturday to take on Landmark Conference opponent Juniata College. The women's game is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., while the men will follow shortly after at 4 p.m. Both games will be played at the Eagles' Memorial Gymnasium in the Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center.

January 14, 2015
Women’s Swimming Defeats St. Joseph’s (L.I.), 108-86, On The Road Wednesday Night
The USMMA women’s swimming team travelled out to Suffolk County, Long Island, on Wednesday to take on non-conference opponent St. Joseph’s. The Mariners defeated the Golden Eagles, 108-86, to move to 3-0 overall in dual meets, while the Golden Eagles fall to 5-4.

January 14, 2015
Women’s Basketball Has Resilient Second Half In Conference Loss To #7 Scranton
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team had a phenomenal second half on Wednesday night against the #7 team in the nation, Scranton, but couldn’t overcome a 32-point halftime deficit, as the Lady Royals escaped O’Hara Hall with a 79-55 victory. The Mariners fall to 2-11 (0-8 Landmark) on the season, while Scranton improves to 15-1 (7-0 Landmark) with the victory.

January 13, 2015
Men’s Basketball Shocks Trinity, 58-56, For Non-Conference Victory
The USMMA men’s basketball team defeated Trinity College, 58-56, on the road Tuesday night at the Bantams’ Ferris Athletic Center. The Mariners improve to 3-11 overall on the season while Trinity, who was riding a 10-game winning streak and receiving votes in the national poll, falls to 12-3.

January 13, 2015
Wrestling Defeats Nationally-Ranked Stevens, 26-20, At Home Tuesday Night
The USMMA wrestling team hosted #20 Stevens Tech. on Tuesday night at O’Hara Hall in both teams’ Centennial Conference openers. The Mariners conceded the 285-pound heavyweight position to the Ducks, spotting Stevens six points to start the match, but it was Merchant Marine that came away with the home victory in the exciting dual, which was clinched on a pin in 197.

January 12, 2015
Mariners Clipped By York, 61-59, Monday Night Despite A Strong Second Half
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost to non-conference foe York College, 61-59, on Monday night in Queens. The defeat drops the Mariners to 2-10 overall, while the Cardinals improve to 4-9.

January 11, 2015
Despite Loss, Men’s Swimming Competes Well Against DI Villanova
The USMMA men’s swimming team took on tough Division I opponent Villanova University on Sunday and stepped up and swam fast against the Wildcats, but ultimately lost by the final score of 151-111. The Mariners had multiple first and second place finishes and season best times at the meet.

January 14, 2015
WBB Game Day: Mariners Host #7 Scranton Wednesday Night
The USMMA women's basketball team will welcome in nationally-ranked Scranton Wednesday night for a Landmark Conference showdown. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 13, 2015
MBB Game Day: Mariners Take On Trinity On The Road Tuesday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's basketball team will travel to Hartford, Conn., today for a non-conference showdown with Trinity College. Action is set to get underway at 7 p.m. at the Bantams' Ferris Athletic Center.

January 10, 2015
Wrestling Goes 1-3 At North/South Duals In Pennsylvania
The USMMA wrestling team travelled to Ursinus College on Saturday to take part in the 2015 North/South Duals. The Mariners had four dual matches scheduled at the event against WPI, Oneonta, King’s (Pa.) and Springfield.

January 10, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Hoops Both Fall To Susquehanna At Home On Saturday
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams both lost to visiting Susquehanna University on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The women’s squad dropped the first game of the doubleheader, 73-57, to fall to 2-9 (0-7 Landmark), while the men lost the second, 82-67, and fall to 2-11 (0-7 Landmark).

January 6, 2015
Women’s Swimming Hands Hunter First Loss Of Season Tuesday Night
The USMMA women’s swimming team traveled to Manhattan on Tuesday night to face undefeated non-conference opponent Hunter College at the Hawks’ North Pool. The Mariners came out on top by the final score of 78-44 to improve to 2-0 in dual meets, while Hunter suffered its first loss of the year and fell to 7-1.

January 11, 2015
Women’s Basketball Game Day: Mariners Travel To Queens To Face York College
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women's basketball team hits the road on Monday night for a non-conference contest against the CUNYAC’s York College. Tip is slated for 7 p.m. at the Cardinal’s York Gymnasium in Jamaica, Queens.

January 6, 2015
Men’s Hoops Drops Home Non-Conference Tilt To NYU Tuesday Night
The U.S Merchant Marine Academy men's basketball team lost a non-conference matchup to NYU on Tuesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium by the final score of 79-55. The defeat drops Merchant Marine to 2-10 on the season as the Violets improve to 8-2.

January 9, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Host Susquehanna In Saturday Doubleheader
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams both welcome in Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna on Saturday, Jan. 10, for a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m. with the women’s game, followed by the men’s contest at 4 p.m. Both games will be played at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 6, 2015
Women’s Basketball Loses Conference Home-Opener To Moravian, 64-52
The USMMA women's basketball team dropped its first home Landmark Conference game of the season on Tuesday night, 64-52, to the Moravian Greyhounds at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-8 (0-6 Landmark) on the season, while Moravian improves to 6-6 (2-2 Landmark).

January 3, 2015
Two Mariners Compete At UMES’ Coach O Invite This Past Saturday
The USMMA women’s track team sent two runners down to Maryland this past Saturday to compete in the Coach O Invitational, hosted by the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore.

January 3, 2015
Six Mariner Wrestlers Place At Long Island Open On Saturday
The USMMA wrestling team began the 2015 portion of its schedule on Saturday with a solid showing at the Long Island Open, hosted by Nassau Community College.

January 6, 2015
Basketball Game Day: Women Host Moravian, Men NYU Tuesday Night At O’Hara Hall
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams will host their first doubleheader of the season on Tuesday night as the women will take on Landmark Conference opponent Moravian at 5:30 p.m. and the men will welcome in non-conference NYU shortly after at 7:30 p.m. Both games will be held at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 3, 2015
Men’s Basketball Edged By Catholic, 65-64, On The Road Saturday
The Merchant Marine men’s basketball team held a one-point lead in the final minute of action Saturday at Catholic, but the host Cardinals drained a jumper with three seconds remaining and then held off the Mariners in their final possession to steal the victory from USMMA. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-9 (0-5 Landmark), while Catholic improves to 9-3 (3-0 Landmark).

January 3, 2015
Women’s Basketball Drops Conference Game At Catholic On Saturday
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost on the road to Landmark Conference opponent Catholic, 66-49, on Saturday at the Cardinals’ DuFour Athletic Center. The defeat drops the Mariners to 2-7 (0-5 Landmark) on the season, while CUA improves to 8-4 (2-1 Landmark).

January 2, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Open The New Year Saturday At Catholic
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams open the 2015 portion of their schedules this weekend when they travel down to the nation’s capital on Saturday to face Landmark Conference opponent Catholic.

December 19, 2014
Over 100 Mariners Earn Academic Stars For First Term
This past Monday, the United States Merchant Marine Academy honored its exceptional Midshipmen for their hard work in the classroom during the first term of the 2014-15 academic year with a very special Academic Stars Awards Ceremony on campus at the Ackerman Auditorium. At the event, 273 Midshipmen were awarded Gold or Silver Stars for academic excellence. A total of 107 Mariner student-athletes received Gold or Silver Stars.

December 19, 2014
Kempinski And Yingling Selected To ECAC Division III South Men’s Soccer All-Star Team
Earlier this week, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the 2014 Division III South Region Men’s Soccer All-Star Teams and two USMMA standouts, sophomore Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) and junior Erik Kempinski (Milford, N.J.), both earned spots on the Second Team.

December 17, 2014
Bradbury To Present On Float Serve At Upcoming AVCA National Convention
USMMA women’s volleyball second-year head coach Iain Bradbury will be attending the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) National Convention in Oklahoma City, Okla., Dec. 17-21. At the convention, he is scheduled to make a presentation for all of the coaches in attendance.

December 16, 2014
Arestivo Earns NSCAA Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention
USMMA senior Kyle Arestivo has been named an Honorable Mention Scholar All-East Region by the NSCAA.

December 15, 2014
Lindgren And White Earn Landmark Athlete Of The Week Honors
The Landmark Conference announced the Athletes of the Week on Monday for all contests between Dec. 8-14 and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy had two student-athletes honored – senior Kevin Lindgren (Palm City, Fla.) earned his second Athlete of the Week award of the year for men’s swimming, while classmate Jacqueline White (Oradell, N.J.) was the women’s swimming Athlete of the Week.

December 15, 2014
Yingling And Arestivo Chosen To NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region Team
Back on Wednesday, the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released the 2014 NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division III Men's All-Mid-Atlantic Region Team and USMMA had two student-athletes represented – sophomore forward Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) earned Second Team honors and senior midfielder Kyle Arestivo (Northport, N.Y.) was chosen to the Third Team.

December 14, 2014
Second-Half Rally Falls Short As Mariners Lose To #18 Scranton, 83-70
On Sunday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost on the road to the 18th-ranked University of Scranton squad by the final score of 83-70. The Mariners fall to 2-8 (0-4 Landmark) in defeat, while the Royals improve to 6-1 (3-0 Landmark).

December 14, 2014
Mariner Women Upended By #6 Scranton On The Road Sunday
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost its Landmark Conference game against sixth-ranked Scranton, 70-43, on Sunday afternoon at the Royals’ Long Center. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-6 (0-4 Landmark) on the season, while Scranton improves to 7-0 (2-0 Landmark) with the victory.

December 13, 2014
Men’s & Women’s Basketball Fall To Elizabethtown Saturday
Both the USMMA men’s and women’s basketball squads lost on the road to new Landmark Conference member Elizabethtown on Saturday. The women played first and lost by the score of 65-39, while the men fell 83-61 to the Blue Jays in the second game of the doubleheader.

December 13, 2014
Mui's Four Wins Highlight Wrestling’s Day At Mariner Duals
The USMMA wrestling team hosted the Mariner Duals on Saturday at O’Hara Hall, welcoming in the squads from Baldwin Wallace, Hunter, Johnson & Wales, LIU Post, Roger William, and Worcester Polytechnic Inst. The Mariners competed in four dual meets during the event.

December 11, 2014
Arestivo Named Landmark Men’s Soccer Senior Scholar Athlete
On Thursday, the Landmark Conference announced that USMMA senior Kyle Arestivo (Northport, N.Y.) was named league’s Men's Soccer Senior Scholar Athlete.

December 12, 2014
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Travel To Elizabethtown And Nationally-Ranked Scranton
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball team will hit the road this weekend for a pair of Landmark contests at Elizabethtown on Saturday and Scranton on Sunday. The women’s squad will play at 2 p.m. on both days, while the men’sa games will begin at 4 p.m.

December 10, 2014
Women’s Swimming & Diving Defeats Queens College, 140-79
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving team travelled to nearby Queens College on Wednesday night for its first dual meet of the season. The Mariners defeated the Knights, 140-79.

December 10, 2014
Tedesco Earns 100th Dual Meet Victory With Mariners’ Road Win Over Queens
The USMMA men’s swimming & diving team took on Division II opponent Queens College on Wednesday night in the squad’s first dual meet of the season and the Mariners came out on top of the Knights by the score of 123-83. With the victory, 14th-year head coach Sean Tedesco earned his 100th dual meet victory with the men’s team.

December 10, 2014
VanDerWal Reaches 1,000 Career Points In 62-55 Victory Over St. Joseph’s (L.I.)
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated non-conference foe St. Joseph’s of Long Island at home on Wednesday night, 62-55. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 2-4 overall on the season, while the Golden Eagles fall to 2-5.

December 9, 2014
Miller’s Last-Second Basket Lifts Mariners Past Coast Guard, 51-49
Despite blowing a large first-half lead, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team defeated arch-rival Coast Guard, 51-49, on Tuesday night in front of a raucous crowd at Liebertz Gym. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 2-6 overall on the season, while the Bears fall to 4-5.

December 9, 2014
Porter And Jackson Sweep Landmark Swimming Athlete Of The Week Honors
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced the Athletes of the Week for men’s and women’s swimming and diving and the Mariners swept both honors. Junior diver William Porter (Houston, Texas) earned the accolade on the men’s side, while senior diver Elizabeth Jackson (Albany, Ga.) was named the women’s Athlete of the Week.

December 7, 2014
Three Mariner Men Qualify For Nationals, Including Two Divers, At TCNJ Lions Invite
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team travelled to the Garden State this past weekend to compete in the Lions Invite, hosted by The College of New Jersey.

December 5, 2014
Two Divers Earn National Qualifying Scores, Highlighting TCNJ Lions Invite
This past weekend, the USMMA women's swimming & diving team competed in TCNJ's Lions Invite. The Mariners had two divers qualify for nationals at the event, just the second meet of the season for USMMA. As a team, Merchant Marine finished the event in sixth place.

December 10, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Host St. Joseph’s (L.I.) At O’Hara Hall Wednesday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team will welcome in non-conference opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island on Wednesday night. Game time is slated for 6 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

December 6, 2014
Neumann Breaks 16-Year School Record, Wins Pole Vault At Season-Opening Crowell Open Hosted By Army
On Saturday, the USMMA men’s indoor track & field team opened the 2014-15 season at Army’s Crowell Open. The Mariners had two team members qualify for the ECAC Championships and freshman pole-vaulter Blasé Neumann (Spokane, Wash.) finished in first place in the event set a new school record.

December 9, 2014
MBB Game Day: Mariners Welcome Arch-Rival Coast Guard Tonight At 6 p.m.
The USMMA men’s basketball team will play host to arch-rival Coast Guard on Tuesday evening. Tipoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall

December 6, 2014
Rooney Finishes Fourth, Mui And Fisher Sixth, To Lead Mariners At York’s New Standard Invite Saturday
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team took part in the New Standard Corp Invitational, hosted by York College of Pennsylvania. The Mariners had three wrestlers place within their weight class and we led by sophomore Patrick Rooney (Belgrade, Minn.), who finished with a 3-2 record and fourth place finish in the 184-pound weight class.

December 6, 2014
Miller’s 500-Meter Dash Sets New School Record At Army’s Crowell Open
The USMMA women's indoor track & field team opened the 2014-15 season on Saturday at the Crowell Open, hosted by Army. Freshman Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) highlighted the day for the Mariners by setting a new school record in the 500-meter dash.

December 6, 2014
Mariners Fall To Susquehanna In Back-And-Forth Affair, 78-75, In Overtime
The USMMA men's basketball team lost a close one on the road to Landmark foe Susquehanna, 78-75, in overtime on Saturday afternoon at the Crusaders' Houts Gymnasium. With the loss, the Mariners fall to 1-6 (0-2 Landmark), while Susquehanna improves to 5-1 (1-1 Landmark).

December 6, 2014
WBB Suffers Road Loss To Susquehanna Saturday Afternoon
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost a close one on the road to Landmark foe Susquehanna, 78-75, in overtime on Saturday afternoon at the Crusaders’ Houts Gymnasium. With the loss, the Mariners fall to 1-6 (0-2 Landmark), while Susquehanna improves to 5-1 (1-1 Landmark).

December 5, 2014
Wrestling Preview: Mariners To Take Part In New Standard Invitational Hosted By York (Pa.) On Saturday
The USMMA wrestling team will be competing in the New Standard Corp. Invitational, hosted by York College of Pennsylvania, on Saturday, Dec. 6, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

December 7, 2014
Men’s & Women’s Swim & Dive Weekend Preview: TCNJ Lions Invite
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams will be competing in The College of New Jersey this weekend. Action gets underway with preliminaries today and will last through the finals on Sunday at the Lions’ Aquatic Center.

December 3, 2014
Mariners Drop Home-Opener To Drew, 88-71, Wednesday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team hosted the Drew University Rangers on Wednesday night in the 2014-15 home- and Landmark Conference-opener at the Liebertz Gymnasium. Despite a close first half, Drew used an 18-2 run in the early stages of the second half to come out with an 88-71 victory. The Mariners fall to 1-5 (0-1 Landmark), while the Rangers improve to 4-2 (1-0 Landmark).

December 6, 2014
Basketball Game Day: Men’s & Women’s Squads Travel To Susquehanna Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball teams will be traveling to Selinsgrove, Pa., on Saturday to take on Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna University.

December 3, 2014
Women’s Basketball Falls To Drew In Conference-Opener
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost to Drew University by the final score of 80-54 in both teams’ Landmark Conference opener on Monday night at the Rangers’ Baldwin Gymnasium. The Mariners fall to 1-3 (0-1 Landmark) in defeat, while Drew improves to 4-1 (1-0 Landmark).

December 2, 2014
Four Mariners Selected To Landmark Conference Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams
In mid-November, the Landmark Conference named 50 student-athletes to the Fall All-Sportsmanship Team and USMMA had four student-athletes represented for their respective sports.

December 1, 2014
Four Score In Double-Figures As Men’s Basketball Notches 76-54 Road Win Over John Jay
The USMMA men’s basketball team won its first game of the 2014-15 season on the road Monday night, recording a 76-54 victory over John Jay College. The Mariners improve to 1-4, while the Bloodhounds fall to 1-5.

December 1, 2014
Mariners Pick Up First Victory Of The Season, 78-48, Over Medgar Evers In Complete Team Effort
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated Medgar Evers, 78-48, on the road Monday night for its first victory of the 2014-15 campaign. The Mariners improve to 1-2, while the Cougars fall to 0-7.

December 3, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Face Drew On The Road In Landmark-Opener
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team is looking to stay in the win column on Wednesday night when they travel to Madison, N.J., to take on Landmark Conference opponent Drew. Tipoff against the Rangers is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Baldwin Gymnasium.

December 3, 2014
MBB Game Day: Mariners Begin Conference Play Against Drew In 2014-15 Home-Opener
Coming off their first win of the season, the Mariners men’s basketball team will play host to Landmark Conference opponent Drew University on Wednesday night. Action is set to get underway at 7 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

November 25, 2014
Diver Elizabeth Jackson Runs NYC Marathon For “Mighty Mikey” Weinstein
Earlier this month, USMMA women’s swimming & diving team member Elizabeth Jackson (Albany, Ga.) competed in the New York City Marathon. It was her third marathon overall, but this time she ran for a reason – she ran for “Mighty Mikey” Weinstein.

November 24, 2014
Lindgren Named Landmark Men’s Swimming Athlete Of The Week
On Monday, the Landmark Conference announced the weekly honors for men’s swimming & diving and USMMA senior Kevin Lindgren (Palm City, Fla.) was named the league’s Athlete of the Week.

November 23, 2014
Rooney’s Two Wins Highlight Mariners’ Performances At New York State Championships Sunday
On Sunday, the USMMA wrestling team took part in the New York State Championships, hosted by Cornell University. The Mariners brought up a small squad to the event and had three wrestlers pick up victories on the day.

December 1, 2014
MBB Game Day: Mariners Take On Non-Conference Opponent John Jay On The Road Monday Night
The USMMA men’s basketball team travels to Manhattan on Monday night to take on John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Bloodhounds’ gym, the “Doghouse.”

December 1, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Travel To Brooklyn To Face Medgar Evers Tonight
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team will take on non-conference opponent Medgar Evers College on the road Monday night in a game slated for 7 p.m. at the Cougars’ Cave in Brooklyn.

November 23, 2014
Smith Nets 21 In Road Loss To Stony Brook Sunday
Despite a game-high 21-point effort by junior David Smith (Lakewood, Wash.), the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost to Division I Stony Brook, 89-54, on Sunday afternoon at the Seawolves’ Island Federal Credit Union Arena.

November 22, 2014
Men’s Swim & Dive Team Shows Early-Season Strengths At USMMA Memorial Invite
The USMMA men’s swimming and diving team opened the 2014-15 season by welcoming in four Division II schools and one Division III opponent for the 2014 USMMA Memorial Invite on Saturday at the O’Hara Pool. The Mariners had a number of impressive performances in the first race of the campaign, including six first place finishes on the day.

November 22, 2014
Women’s Swim & Dive Team Produces Strong Efforts In Season-Opening USMMA Memorial Invite
On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving team began its 2014-15 campaign with the 2014 USMMA Memorial Invite, with four Division II opponents and one DIII rival. The women had solid performances from a number of team members and won four events on the day.

November 22, 2014
Wetherington’s Double-Double Not Enough As Mariners Fall To Berkeley
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost to visiting Berkeley College, 67-39, on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 0-2 on the season, while the Knights improve to 3-0.

November 20, 2014
Gavin Yingling Featured In November 24 Issue Of Sports Illustrated!
United States Merchant Marine Academy sophomore Gavin Yingling (Salisbury, Md.) of the men’s soccer team is featured in the November 24, 2014, issue of Sports Illustrated, which hit newsstands on Thursday! This comes a week after the forward was selected by the Landmark Conference head coaches as the Offensive Player of the Year.

November 22, 2014
MBB Preview: Mariners Face Division-I Stony Brook On The Road Sunday Afternoon
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team will face a tough challenge on Sunday, as the Mariners will travel out to Suffolk County to take on Division I opponent, Stony Brook University. Tipoff is scheduled for 2 p.m.

November 21, 2014
Men’s & Women’s Swim & Dive Teams Open 2014-15 Campaign With USMMA Memorial Invite On Saturday
The USMMA men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams begin the 2014-15 season on Saturday morning, Nov. 22, as the Mariners will host the 2014 USMMA Memorial Invitational. The first event is scheduled to get underway at 11 a.m. at the O’Hara Pool.

November 19, 2014
Mariners Edged By Purchase, 57-55, In Season-Opener
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team let a 10-point halftime lead slip away, as the squad lost its season-opener to visiting Purchase College, 57-55, on Wednesday night at home in the Liebertz Gymnasium.

November 19, 2014
Men’s Basketball Drops Road Game At Maritime, 84-68
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost on the road Wednesday night to SUNY Maritime, 84-68, dropping the Mariners’ record to 0-3 on the season, while the Privateers improve to 1-2.

November 21, 2014
WBB Preview: Mariners Welcome Berkeley For Saturday Afternoon Duel
The USMMA women’s basketball team will play host to Berkeley College of New York on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 22. The contest is set to begin at 2 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

November 19, 2014
McDaniels Selected To All-Liberty League First Team, Margrey And Keyes Land On Second Team, Colangelo Honorable Mention
On Wednesday, the Liberty League announced the postseason honors for football and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy had three student-athletes selected to the All-Liberty Teams, while one other earned honorable mention accolades.

November 20, 2014
Football Places 13 On Liberty League All-Academic Team
Earlier this month, the Liberty League announced the All-Academic Team for football and USMMA had 13 student-athletes on the list.

November 18, 2014
Women’s Basketball Begins Season At Home Against Purchase On Wednesday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team opens the 2014-15 season on Wednesday night with a home game against non-conference opponent Purchase College.

November 19, 2014
MBB Game Day: Mariners Travel Back To Throggs Neck To Face Maritime Tonight
The USMMA men’s basketball team will travel to Throggs Neck to take on SUNY Maritime on Wednesday night. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Riesenberg Hall Gymnasium.

November 18, 2014
13 Mariners Announced To Landmark Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll
USMMA had 13 student-athletes represented on the Landmark Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll, announced on Tuesday.

November 16, 2014
Acevedo Leads Mariners With Two Wins At Season-Opening ESU Open Tournament On Sunday
The USMMA wrestling team travelled to Pennsylvania on Sunday to take part in the East Stroudsburg Open tournament, hosted by ESU.

November 16, 2014
Men’s Basketball Falls To Hunter, 68-58, On Final Day Of Admiral’s Classic
The USMMA men’s basketball dropped the final game of SUNY Maritime’s Admiral’s Classic on Sunday to the Hawks of Hunter College, 68-58, at the Privateers’ Riesenberg Hall Gymnasium.

November 15, 2014
Men’s Cross Country Finishes Season With 34th Place Showing At NCAA Atlantic Regionals
The USMMA men’s cross country team went up to Genesee Valley Park in Upstate New York this weekend with a small team of five freshman to compete in the NCAA Atlantic Regionals, hosted by Rochester University. The Mariners placed 34th out of 41 full teams at the event.

November 15, 2014
Women’s XC Ends Year At NCAA Atlantic Regionals Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s cross country team traveled to Upstate New York on Saturday with a squad of five freshmen, including two who ran their first race of the season, to take part in the NCAA Atlantic Regionals, hosted by Rochester University at Genesee Valley Park. The Mariners placed 38th out of 40 teams at the event.

November 15, 2014
Mariners Lose Season-Opener To St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn, 63-47
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost its season-opening game to St. Joseph’s College of Brooklyn, 63-47, on Saturday afternoon on the first day of the Second Annual Admiral’s Classic, hosted by SUNY Maritime College.

November 15, 2014
Football Drops Season-Finale To St. Lawrence On Senior Day
The USMMA football team lost its season-finale to the visiting Saints of St. Lawrence University, 42-13, on Saturday afternoon in the 12th Annual Hoffman Cup Game at Brooks Stadium.

November 15, 2014
Men’s Basketball Opens Season At Maritime’s Admiral’s Classic This Weekend
The USMMA men’s basketball team opens the 2014-15 season this weekend at the 2nd Annual Admiral’s Classic, hosted by SUNY Maritime, in Throggs Neck, N.Y.

November 14, 2014
Notebaert Announces 2015 USMMA Baseball Schedule
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point ninth-year head baseball coach Mike Notebaert announced the Mariners’ 2015 regular season schedule on Friday.

November 14, 2014
Mariners’ 2014-15 Women’s Track & Field Schedule Announced
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy head women’s track & field coach David Lawrence Jr. released the upcoming indoor season schedule.

November 14, 2014
Lawrence Unveils Upcoming 2014-15 Men’s Track & Field Schedule
On Friday, USMMA men’s track & field head coach David Lawrence Jr. announced the schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 indoor track schedule, which is slated to begin on Saturday, Dec. 6.

November 13, 2014
Mui And Yeik Featured In Preseason National Rankings As Wrestling Team Prepares For 2014-15 Season
Under seventh-year head coach Greg Ilaria, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team will begin the 2014-15 campaign this Sunday, Nov. 16, at the East Stroudsburg Open in Pennsylvania, but the program has already received some great news to go into the new season with.

November 13, 2014
2014-15 Men’s Swimming & Diving Schedule Announced; Mariners Picked To Win Landmark In Preseason Coaches Poll
USMMA men’s swimming & diving head coach Sean Tedesco announced the schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 season on Thursday.

November 13, 2014
Women’s Swimming & Diving 2014-15 Schedule Revealed
On Thursday, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving head coach Sean Tedesco announced the schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 season.

November 12, 2014
Yingling Selected As Landmark Offensive Player Of The Year; Four Mariners Earn First Team All-Conference Accolades
USMMA sophomore forward Gavin Yingling was selected by the Landmark head coaches as the Offensive Player of the Year. He and three other Mariners earned First-Team All-Conference accolades.

November 12, 2014
McDaniels Named To Liberty Football Weekly Honor Roll
Junior quarterback Matthew McDaniels earned a spot on the Liberty League football weekly honor roll.

November 8, 2014
Men’s Soccer Suffers Heartbreaking PK Shootout Loss To Catholic In Landmark Championship Game
The USMMA men’s soccer team lost the Landmark Conference Championship to the Catholic University of America on Saturday after the Cardinals won a penalty kick shootout, 4-2, to decide which team would take the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

November 8, 2014
Men’s XC Places 15th Out Of 43 Teams At ECAC Championships Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s cross country team finished in 15th place out of contingent of 43 teams at the ECAC Division III Championship Meet on Saturday.

November 8, 2014
Mariners Drop Liberty League Contest At Union On Saturday, 59-32
The USMMA football team lost its road finale on Saturday at Union College, 59-32.

November 8, 2014
Zehnder Runs Season-Best Time In 6K Race At ECAC Championships
On Saturday, USMMA women’s cross country sophomore Mary Catherine Zehnder competed in the ECAC Championship Meet, hosted by Westfield State College in Massachusetts.

November 7, 2014
Landmark Championship Preview: #2 USMMA Visits #1 Catholic Saturday For Conference Finals Showdown
The #2-seed U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s soccer team will travel down to the nation’s capital this weekend to compete in the Landmark Conference Championship Game against the top-seeded Cardinals of the Catholic University of America.

November 5, 2014
Men’s Soccer Advances To Landmark Finals With 3-1 PK Shootout Win Over Drew
The USMMA men's soccer team defeated Drew in a penalty kick shootout, 3-1, on Wednesday to advance to the Landmark Conference Championship Game.

November 4, 2014
MacElrevey Selected As Landmark Rookie Of The Year; Wolfer Earns Second Team All-Conference
Freshman Daniel MacElrevey was selected by the conference coaches as the 2014 Landmark Rookie of the Year, while sophomore Daniel Wolfer earned a spot on the Second Team All-Landmark Conference.

November 1, 2014
Men’s Cross Country Finishes Third At Landmark Championship Meet
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the Landmark Conference Championship Meet, hosted by Goucher College, on Saturday and the Mariner men finished in third place at the event.

November 1, 2014
Zehnder And Pederson Run PRs At Landmark Championship Meet
Sophomore Mary Catherine Zehnder and freshman Cassandra Pederson both ran personal bests in the 5K race at the Landmark Championship Meet on Saturday.

October 30, 2014
Landmark Coaches Pick Men’s Basketball To Finish Fourth This Season; Hayn Announces 2014-15 Schedule
The Landmark Conference announced the 2014-15 men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll on Wednesday and USMMA was picked to finish in fourth place and return to the conference tournament for the third straight season.