• MacElrevey Finishes Career As ECAC Champion! Mariners Place 14th At ECAC Outdoor Championship Meet
    May 17, 2018
    On the second and final day of the ECAC Outdoor Championship Meet, USMMA senior Austin MacElrevey (Lewis, Del.) concluded his extraordinary career as the Individual Champion in the 1500 meter run. MacElrevey helped lead the Mariners to a 14th place team finish out of the 24 teams that scored at the event. Merchant Marine ended up with 26 points. Wesley College won the ECAC Championship with a score of 93 points, while Penn State-Behrend (81 points) and Penn State-Harrisburg (73 points) rounded out the top three.
  • MacElrevey, Goretoy & Collins Lead Mariners On Day One Of ECAC Championship Meet
    May 16, 2018
    Four members of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed on the first day of the 2018 ECAC Outdoor Championships on Wednesday down at Johns Hopkins University. Through one day, the Mariners sit in seventh place out of the 20 teams that have scored thus far at the event with 16 points. Hosts Johns Hopkins leads the field with 35 points.
  • Mariners Come In Second Place In Inaugural Skyline Outdoor Championship Meet
    April 29, 2018
    The USMMA men’s track & field team took part in the inaugural Skyline Conference Outdoor Championship Meet on Sunday, hosted by Farmingdale State College. The Mariners came in second place at the event with a total of 166 points. The host FSC Rams won the Skyline crown with 227.5 points.
  • Kings Point Mourns The Loss Of Hall Of Fame Track & Field Coach And Professor Bill Omeltchenko
    April 27, 2018
    It is with great sadness that United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) Athletic Department shares the news of Bill "Coach O" Omeltchenko‘s passing. The Hall of Fame Track & Field Coach and long-time professor died peacefully earlier this week, at age 88. 
  • Mariners Celebrate Senior Day At Annual Coach Omeltchenko Invitational
    April 22, 2018
    The USMMA men’s track & field team hosted the annual Coach Omeltchenko Invitational at Brooks Stadium on Senior Day Sunday. Prior to the meet, the Mariners welcomed back one of Coach O’s most decorated runners as a special guest, multiple program record holder and NCAA Qualifier and two-time All-American Chris Keane ’87.
  • Two ECAC Qualifying Marks Hit & One Academy Record Broken At Queensborough Relays On Saturday
    April 14, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed in the Queensborough Relays on Saturday at Queensborough Community College. The Mariners had two ECAC Qualifying Marks hit at the event and one Academy record fell as well.
  • MacElrevey Qualifies For ECACs in 5000-Meter Run To Highlight Coast Guard Dual Meet
    April 10, 2018
    On Tuesday, the USMMA men’s track & field team took on arch-rival Coast Guard in a dual meet at the Bears’ Nitchman Field. The Mariners fell short of Coast Guard in the head-to-head matchup.
  • MacElrevey Receives First Ever Skyline Outdoor Track Athlete Of The Week Honor
    April 10, 2018
    The Skyline Conference has added outdoor track & field to its championship offerings for the first time in 2018 and with that comes weekly awards and the league announced on Monday that USMMA senior Austin MacElrevey (Lewes, Del.) was named the first ever Skyline Outdoor Track & Field Track Athlete of the Week. The recognition comes after MacElrevey’s performances in the season-opening TCNJ Invitational this past weekend.
  • Mariners Open Outdoor Season At TCNJ Invite Where Three Qualify For ECACs
    April 08, 2018
    The USMMA men’s track & field team competed in the TCNJ Invitational this past weekend in New Jersey, a two-day event (Friday and Sunday) to open up the outdoor season for the Mariners.
  • #D3Week Spotlight: Cross Country/Track & Field Senior Captain Austin MacElrevey
    April 04, 2018
    To celebrate NCAA Division III Week, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (S.A.A.C.) caught up with some of the top senior student-athletes at the Academy to find out why they chose to compete at the Division III level at USMMA. Our third spotlight of “#D3Week” is with cross country and track & field’s senior captain Austin MacElrevey (Lewes, Del.).
  • Three Mariner Throwers Close Out Indoor Season At ECAC Championships
    March 03, 2018
    This weekend, three throwers from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed at the 2018 ECAC Indoor Championship Meet at the Armory in Manhattan. The three Mariners – senior Ian Stoner (Glen Allen, Va.), junior David Collins (North Kingstown, R.I.) and freshman Ivan Goretoy (West Warwick, R.I.) – all qualified for the two-day meet by hitting qualifications marks in their respective events throughout the 2017-18 indoor season.
  • Stoner And Goretoy Earn ECAC DIII Metro Weekly Honors
    February 15, 2018
    On Wednesday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced that USMMA senior Ian Stoner (Glen Allen, Va.) and freshman Ivan Goretoy (West Warwick, R.I.) were selected as the league’s weekly award winners for men’s track & field for the week ending Feb. 11. Stoner earned ECAC DIII Metro Field Athlete of the Week honors, while Goretoy was named the ECAC DIII Metro Rookie of the Week.
  • Goretoy And MacElrevey Lead Mariners At St. Joseph’s Invitational On Sunday
    February 11, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed in the St. Joseph’s Invitational on Sunday at St. Anthony’s High School. The Mariners had a total of seven top-10 individual finishes at the event, including wins by freshman Ivan Goretoy (West Warwick, R.I.) in the weight throw and senior Austin MacElrevey (Lewes, Del.) in the 3000 meter run.
  • Mariners Earn Five Top-10 Finishes At NYU Invitational On Friday
    February 09, 2018
    The USMMA men’s track & field team competed at the NYU Invitational on Friday at the Armory Track & Field Center in Manhattan and had a total of five top-10 finishes on the day.
  • MacElrevey Leads Men’s Track & Field At DeSchriver Invitational
    February 03, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed at East Stroudsburg University’s DeSchriver Invitational on Saturday in Pennsylvania. The Mariners had three top-10 finishes on the day, including senior Austin MacElrevey (Lewes, Del.) with the squad’s best finish – a fourth-place finish in the 5000 meter run.
  • Stoner Hits ECAC Qualifying Mark In Shot Put To Lead Mariners At McElligott Invite
    January 27, 2018
    USMMA senior Ian Stoner (Glen Allen, Va.) hit a mark of 14.46 meters in the shot put, which was good enough for an ECAC Qualification, to lead the USMMA men’s track & field team at the McElligott Invite, hosted by Haverford College on Saturday. The Mariners had a total of six top-five finishes on the day and finished in fifth place (47.5 points) out of the seven-team field of teams that scored.
  • ECAC Selects Goretoy As DIII Metro Track & Field Rookie Of The Week
    January 10, 2018
    U.S. Merchant Marine Academy freshman Ivan Goretoy (West Warwick, R.I.) was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Metro Track & Field Rookie of the Week for the week ending Dec. 7, the conference announced on Wednesday. The honor comes after Goretoy’s performance in the Wagner Invitational this past Friday in Staten Island.
  • Mariners Compete At Wagner Invite; Goretoy Earns ECAC Mark In Weight Throw
    January 05, 2018
    On Friday, the USMMA men’s track & field team competed in the Wagner Invitational at the Ocean Breeze Park Complex. The Mariners had four top-20 finishes at the event, including an ECAC qualifying mark hit by freshman Ivan Goretoy (West Warwick, R.I.).
  • Stoner And Goretoy Highlight Men’s Track & Field Season-Opener With First-Place Finishes
    December 02, 2017
    The USMMA men’s track & field team competed in its first meet of the 2017-18 indoor season on Saturday night, the TCNJ Invite held at the Armory in Manhattan. The Mariners had two first-place finishes and a total of five finishes in the top-five.
  • 10 New Members Inducted Into USMMA Athletics Hall Of Fame Friday Night
    September 18, 2017
    This past Friday night, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Athletics Department inducted 10 new members into its Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony was held in conjunction with the Academy’s and the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation’s (AAF) Homecoming celebration this weekend. The Alumni Association and Foundation hosted the event in Melville Hall on campus here in Kings Point.
  • 2016-17 Athletic Award Winners Announced; Keyes And Fentress Earn Top Accolades
    June 16, 2017
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy held its 2017 Awards Convocation on Friday morning at the Ackerman Auditorium as part of Graduation Weekend festivities. Four major athletic award winners were announced during the ceremony – the Male and Female Athletes of the Year as well as the two Coaches of the Year – along with a number of other athletic awards and honors.
  • Cook And Sanchez ’16 Selected To Landmark Men’s Outdoor Track & Field All-Decade Team
    May 26, 2017
    The Landmark Conference announced late last month the league’s All-Decade Team for men’s outdoor track & field and two former USMMA standouts represent the Academy on the prestigious list – Christopher Cook and Tomas Sanchez ’16. The All-Decade Team was selected by the current Landmark Conference head track & field coaches.
  • Wolfer And Neumann Lead Mariners At Saturday’s Season-Ending Tom Farrell Classic
    May 06, 2017
    On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team concluded the 2017 outdoor season at St. John’s University’s Tom Farrell Classic. The Mariners were led by senior Daniel Wolfer (Hebron, Ky.) and junior Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.), who both picked up second-place finishes at the event.
  • Three Academy Records Fall On Senior Day At The Coach Omeltchenko Invite
    April 23, 2017
    The USMMA track & field teams hosted the annual Coach Omeltchenko Invitational on Sunday at Brooks Stadium. Prior to the event getting underway full-swing, the program held a special Senior Day Ceremony to honor their four graduating seniors – Cameron Green (Lancaster, Calif.), Conor McWeeney (Lake Oswego, Ore.), Daniel Wolfer (Hebron, Ky.) and Mary Catherine Zehnder (Carle Place, N.Y.).
  • Pelger & Neumann Lead Mariners Against Coast Guard In Mid-Week Dual Meet
    April 05, 2017
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team lost a head-to-head dual meet to Coast Guard on Wednesday at Brooks Stadium. The Mariners picked up two first-place finishes on the day.
  • Neumann Leads Mariners At Ramapo’s Roadrunner Invite
    March 31, 2017
    The USMMA men’s track & field team wrapped up action at Ramapo’s Roadrunner Invitational on Saturday. The Mariner men came in 23rd place with eight points.
  • Tomas Sanchez ’16 Earns A Spot On Landmark Indoor Track & Field All-Decade Team
    February 22, 2017
    The Landmark Conference announced its All-Decade Team for indoor track & field last week and former USMMA standout Tomas Sanchez ’16 was selected by the Landmark coaches to one of the 20 spots on the team.
  • Rodriguez's Four Top-10 Finishes Leads Mariners At Haverford's Keogh Invite On Saturday
    February 18, 2017
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field team competed in Haverford College’s Keogh Invitational on Saturday and the Mariners had nine top-10 finishes at the event.
  • Collins & Neumann Lead Mariners At St. Joseph’s Winter Invite On Saturday
    February 11, 2017
    On Saturday, the USMMA men’s track & field team competed at the St. Joseph’s Winter Invitational, hosted by St. Joseph’s of Long Island at St. Anthony’s High School. As a team, the Mariner men finished in 12th place at the event with 10 points.
  • Men’s Track & Field Results Available From Saturday’s Wesleyan Invitational
    February 04, 2017
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s track & field teams competed in the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday up in Connecticut. The Mariners had three top-five finishes at the event.
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