2010-11 Pistol News
March 23, 2009
Michael Budesa Named Two Time All-American
KINGS POINT, N.Y. - Michael Budesa of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy pistol team received All-American honors. He was named Second Team Free Pistol as well as the Second Team Air Pistol. He was the only Mariners this season to receive the All-American honor. Joshua Cox was the last Mariner to be named an All-American in 2007.
March 15, 2008
Pistol Places Fifth At NRA Collegiate Championships
The United States Merchant Marine Academy pistol team placed fifth out of nine competing teams at the National Rifle Association Collegiate Championships this past week in Fort Benning, Ga. The team placed fifth in the free pistol, eighth in standard pistol and fifth in air pistol. For the third and final time in as many outings, the Mariners finished ahead of Coast Guard in the team standings and swept the Bears in all nine events.
March 23, 2006
USMMA Pistol places seventh at NRA Collegiate Pistol Championships
Fort Benning, GA - The results are in from last weekend's National Rifle Association Collegiate Pistol Championships, which placed the United States Merchant Marine Academy Pistol team seventh overall with an aggregate of 6,037 points.
February 21, 2006
Pistol earns big win over Coast Guard at Sectionals
West Point, NY - With an aggregate of 6026 points, the United States Merchant Marine Academy pistol team placed second over the weekend at Sectionals hosted by Army. The Mariners placed second and defeated rival U.S. Coast Guard Academy in the process by 24 points.
February 6, 2006
Pistol Mariners team gives Army run for money in dual match
West Point, NY - The United States Merchant Marine Academy pistol team put for a solid effort, but fell short of triumph over the weekend at Army, losing to the Black Knights, 6,348-5,922.