2012-13 Women's Basketball News
April 11, 2013
Weathers’ Leadership Role Extends Far Beyond the Basketball Court - #D3Week
Janay Weathers 1/C, a member of the women’s basketball squad at USMMA from 2008-2011, has demonstrated her strong leadership skills at the academy as a Regimental Executive Officer and member of the academy Strategic Planning Committee.
February 26, 2013
Josephs Chosen Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Year
Shendi Josephs was recognized by Landmark Conference coaches for her outstanding performance on the defensive side of the ball in 2012-13.
February 16, 2013
USMMA Falls in Season Finale at Susquehanna, 65-59
The USMMA women’s basketball team came out on the wrong side of a hotly contested Landmark Conference game in their season finale Saturday afternoon at Susquehanna.
February 15, 2013
Merchant Marine Heads to Susquehanna Looking for Sixth Straight Win
The Mariners will try to claim their first winning season since 2008-09.
February 14, 2013
Josephs Sets Landmark Conference Single-Season Steals Record
Shendi Josephs’ 93 steals on the year set both academy and conference records.
February 13, 2013
USMMA Upends Drew 66-58; Extends Win Streak to Five
Demi VanDerWal, Shendi Josephs, and Rebecca Resor combine for all but seven of Merchant Marine’s 66 points.
February 12, 2013
Red Hot Mariners Head to Drew for a Landmark Conference Tilt
Merchant Marine looks to claim their first five game winning streak since 2005.
February 11, 2013
Kaileh Named Landmark Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week
Tamara Kaileh's 24 points in a win over Juniata helped her earn Landmark Conference Player of the Week Honors.
February 11, 2013
Merchant Marine Sinks Coast Guard; Wins Fourth Straight
Shendi Josephs ties USMMA single-season steals record, snatching five on the night.
February 10, 2013
Mariners Take Three-Game Streak to Coast Guard
USMMA heads to New London, CT Monday night to battle with service academy rival Coast Guard.
February 9, 2013
USMMA Tops Juniata in Dramatic Fashion on Senior Day
Merchant Marine scores the final eight points of the contest to defeat the Eagles for the first time in academy history.
February 8, 2013
Merchant Marine to Face Juniata Saturday at 2:00 PM
The Mariners will be honoring senior captains Tamara Kaileh and Shendi Josephs prior to the contest.
February 7, 2013
Mariners Sail by Medgar Evers 71-20
Marlee Chovich leads the way with a career-high 16 points, six rebounds, and four three-pointers.
February 6, 2013
USMMA Ready to Face Medgar Evers Tomorrow at 7:00 PM
Merchant Marine will be sporting Pink attire as part of their "Think Pink" initiative to raise Breast Cancer awareness.
February 4, 2013
Mariners End Skid; Top New Rochelle Convincingly
Four Mariners reach double-figures as Merchant Marine defeats the Blue Angels 80-51.
February 3, 2013
USMMA Set to Face New Rochelle Monday at 7:00 PM
Mariners hope to right the ship against the Blue Angels.
February 2, 2013
Mariners Edged by Goucher 60-55
Shendi Josephs tallied a game-high 23 points for USMMA, but it wasn’t enough as the Mariners couldn’t pull out the victory.
February 1, 2013
USMMA Takes on Goucher Saturday at 5:00 PM
Merchant Marine will head to Towson, MD to duel with the Gophers of Goucher College.
January 30, 2013
Merchant Marine Trumped by Royals
The Mariners hung in against Scranton, but were unable to pull out the victory.
January 29, 2013
Mariners Set to Face Scranton
Merchant Marine will tip-off against the Royals Wednesday night at 7:00 PM in Kings Point.
January 26, 2013
USMMA Can’t Get By #17 Catholic
Katie Franchois scored a season-high seven points in the 72-49 loss.
January 25, 2013
Merchant Marine Hosts #17 Catholic Saturday at 4:00 PM
The Mariners face the nationally ranked Cardinals in Kings Point.
January 23, 2013
USMMA Downed by Drew, 57-42
Rebecca Resor records her team-leading fourth double-double of the season.
January 22, 2013
Merchant Marine to Tangle with Drew Wednesday at 7:00 PM
USMMA will look to bounce back from a tough road loss against Juniata.
January 19, 2013
Mariners Unable to Hold Second Half Lead; Fall to Juniata
Merchant Marine finishes just shy of pulling off an upset in Huntingdon.
January 18, 2013
Mariners Head to Juniata for a Saturday Matinee
Merchant Marine will be in Huntingdon, PA tomorrow to square off against the Eagles at 2:00 PM.
January 16, 2013
Mariners Fall Short Against #22 Moravian
Rebecca Resor scored a season-high 18 points and also grabbed a season-high 17 rebounds to record her team-leading third double-double of the season.
January 15, 2013
Merchant Marine Set to Tangle With Moravian
The Mariners and Greyhounds tip-off Wednesday at 7:00 PM in Kings Point.
January 14, 2013
Mariners End Two-Game Skid; Defeat York 53-34
Shendi Josephs fills up the score sheet tallying 19 points, eight rebounds, seven steals, and five assists.
January 13, 2013
USMMA Ready to Host York Monday at 7:00 PM
Mariners look to bounce back from back-to-back losses in a Monday night showdown with York College.
January 12, 2013
Mariners Lose Tough Battle with Crusaders
Tamara Kaileh’s 23 points weren’t enough to overcome Susquehanna.
January 11, 2013
USMMA Returns Home to Face Susquehanna
Merchant Marine will take on the Crusaders Saturday Jan. 12 at 2:00 PM.
January 5, 2013
Merchant Marine Downed by #20 Catholic, 67-30
Shendi Josephs notched her second double-double of the season leading USMMA with 11 points and 11 rebounds.
January 4, 2013
USMMA Heads to D.C. to Face Nationally Ranked CUA
The Mariners will return to action Saturday evening at 4:00 PM against #20 Catholic.
December 19, 2012
Kaileh Scores 24; Dempsey Notches 300th Win
Tamara Kaileh nets 24 points, helping Head Coach Matt Dempsey celebrate his 300th career victory Wednesday night, defeating NJCU by a score of 64-45.
December 17, 2012
USMMA Set to Face NJCU Wednesday at 7:00 PM
Mariners hit the road for a non-conference match-up against the Gothic Knights.
December 16, 2012
Merchant Marine Dispatches Vaughn; Improves to 5-4
Allie Winfree scores a game-high 19 points and finishes three assists shy of a triple-double.
December 14, 2012
USMMA Takes on Vaughn Sunday at 1:00
The Mariners look to get back into the win column after losing three straight.
December 13, 2012
Merchant Marine Provides Early Drama; Falls to Army
VanDerWal’s 14 points is the highest any female Mariner has scored against a Division-I opponent in academy history.
December 12, 2012
USMMA Gets Ready to Face Division-I Army
Kings Point heads to West Point for a service academy showdown Thursday night at 7:00 PM.
December 9, 2012
Merchant Marine Downed by Scranton
Despite three Mariners scoring double figures, USMMA couldn’t get by the Royals.
December 8, 2012
USMMA Can’t Get Past Undefeated Moravian
Kaileh scores 17 in the Mariner loss.
December 7, 2012
USMMA Squares-Off Against Moravian and Scranton this Weekend
The Mariners head to the road for a pair of Landmark Conference match-ups.
December 5, 2012
Merchant Marine Tops CCNY; Improves to 4-1
Four Mariners reached double figures in the 66-59 victory.
December 4, 2012
USMMA Heads to CCNY Wednesday Night
Merchant Marine looks to bounce back from their first loss of the season.
December 3, 2012
Rutgers Camden Defeats Merchant Marine 69-54
The Mariners suffered their first loss of the season Monday night at the hands of the Scarlet Raptors.
December 1, 2012
USMMA Set to Face Rutgers-Camden Monday at 6:00 PM
Merchant Marine wraps up its home stand Monday night in Kings Point.
December 1, 2012
Mariners Squeak by Goucher; Win Third Straight
USMMA was able to overcome a slow start to open conference play with a victory.
November 28, 2012
Mariners Top Panthers 69-56; Improve to 2-0
USMMA had four players in double figures en route to a 13 point victory.
November 27, 2012
USMMA Takes on Purchase College Tomorrow Night at 7:00 PM
The Mariners look to start the season 2-0 for the first time since 2009-10.
November 17, 2012
Mariners Steal a Victory in Wild Opener
Merchant Marine fans who tuned in to USMMA Sports Network’s inaugural live broadcast were treated to an electrifying finish.
November 16, 2012
USMMA Begins 2012-13 Campaign Tomorrow Against Berkeley
The Mariners tip off their season at 1:00 PM in Kings Point.
November 15, 2012
Mariners Ranked Fifth in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll
USMMA tips off their 2012-13 campaign this Saturday at home against Berkeley College (NY).
November 1, 2012
Basketball Gears Up For Double Header Tomorrow vs. Goucher
Both the men's and women's basketball team square-off with Goucher College tomorrow inside O'Hara Hall.