• Memorable 2017-18 Athletic Season Celebrated At Awards Convocation Friday; Moore And Pope Take Home Top Honors
    June 15, 2018
    The United States Merchant Marine Academy held its 2018 Awards Convocation on Friday morning at the Ackerman Auditorium as part of Kings Point Weekend festivities, which culminates with commencement exercises on Saturday. 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.
  • Ten Mariners Named To Skyline Winter & Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams
    June 11, 2018
    The Skyline Conference recently announced that a total of 92 student-athletes have been selected to the Skyline All-Sportsmanship Teams for the 2017-18 Winter and 2018 Spring seasons. The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy had 10 student-athletes – one from each team that participates in the Skyline Conference – honored on the list.
  • #D3Week Spotlight: Women’s Basketball Senior Captain Tichina Carmon
    April 05, 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 fourth spotlight of “#D3Week” is with women’s basketball’s senior captain Tichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.).
  • D’Arcy Selected To First Team All-Skyline For Women’s Basketball
    February 26, 2018
    The Skyline Conference announced the postseason award winners and All-Conference Teams for women’s basketball on Monday morning and USMMA sophomore Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) was selected by the league’s head coaches to the First Team All-Skyline.
  • Women’s Basketball Season Comes To An End In Skyline Semis Up At Mount St. Mary
    February 22, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team had its remarkable 2017-18 campaign come to a close of Thursday night in the semifinals of the Skyline Tournament with a 57-34 loss to top-seeded Mount St. Mary at the Knights’ Kaplan Center. In defeat, the Mariners end the season with a 17-9 record – the 17 wins are the most in a single season in program history – while MSMC improves to 21-5 and will face #2 seed Old Westbury in the Skyline Championship game this Saturday.
  • Mariners Down Dolphins, 61-52, In Skyline First Round Action For Dempsey’s 100th Win At Kings Point
    February 20, 2018
    The #4 seed U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team defeated visiting #5 seed Mount St. Vincent, 61-52, on Tuesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win was just the second postseason victory in program history, with the first coming back in the 2004-05 season, and it was also 10th-year head coach Matt Dempsey’s 100th on the bench at USMMA. 
  • Hightower Lands On Skyline WBB Weekly Honor Roll
    February 20, 2018
    On Tuesday, the Skyline Conference announced that USMMA sophomore Taylor Hightower (White Plains, Md.) was selected to the league’s women’s basketball weekly honor roll for the week ending Feb. 18. This is the third time this season that Hightower was honored by the Skyline, as she was the Player of the Week back on Jan. 2 and was on the weekly honor roll on Dec. 18. 
  • Mariners Drop Regular Season-Finale At Farmingdale State On Saturday
    February 17, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team suffered a 65-49 road loss at Skyline opponent Farmingdale State on Saturday. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 16-8 (12-6 Skyline), while the Rams improve to 14-11 (13-5 Skyline).
  • Mariners Set New Program Record For Wins In A Season With Victory Over St. Joseph’s-L.I.
    February 13, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team sailed past visiting Skyline opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island, 64-39, on Tuesday evening at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the win, the Mariners have now set a new program record for victories in a season, as they improve to 16-7 (12-5 Skyline), while the Golden Eagles fall to 8-15 (5-11 Skyline).
  • D’Arcy Earns Second Straight Skyline WBB Weekly Honor Roll Nod
    February 12, 2018
    For the fourth time this season and second-straight week, USMMA sophomore Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) has landed on the Skyline Conference women’s basketball weekly honor roll, the league announced on Monday.
  • Women’s Basketball Suffers Road Loss At First-Place Mount St. Mary On Saturday
    February 10, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost its Skyline Conference road matchup up at Mount St. Mary, 58-46, on Saturday afternoon at the Knights’ Kaplan Center Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 15-7 (11-5 Skyline), while first-place MSMC improves to 18-5 (15-1 Skyline).
  • Mariners Cruise To 88-23 Victory Over Sarah Lawrence
    February 07, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated visiting Sarah Lawrence College, 88-23, on Wednesday night in Skyline Conference action at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The victory ties the program record for wins in a season, as the Mariners improve to 15-6 overall (11-4 Skyline), while the Gryphons fall to 1-18 (0-14 Skyline) in defeat. 
  • D’Arcy Selected To Skyline Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor Roll
    February 07, 2018
    On Monday evening, the Skyline Conference announced that U.S. Merchant Marine Academy sophomore Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) earned a spot on its weekly honor roll for women’s basketball for the week ending Feb. 4. This is the third time this season that D’Arcy has been recognized by the conference, having been selected as the Player of the Week once (Jan. 22) and to the weekly honor roll two other times (Nov. 27 and Jan. 8).
  • Mariners Fall To Mount St. Vincent, 71-61, On Senior Day
    February 03, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team dropped a home Skyline Conference contest to Mount St. Vincent, 71-61, at the Liebertz Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon. The Mariners fall to 14-6 (10-4 Skyline), while the Dolphins improve to 9-9 (7-7 Skyline) with the victory.
  • Women’s Hoops Triumphs Over Yeshiva, 61-30, At Home Tuesday Night
    January 30, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team downed visiting Skyline Conference opponent Yeshiva University, 61-30, on Tuesday night the Liebertz Gymnasium. In victory, the Mariners move to 14-5 on the season (10-3 Skyline), while the Maccabees fall to 4-13 (2-9 Skyline) with the loss.
  • Carmon Lands On Skyline WBB Weekly Honor Roll
    January 29, 2018
    Senior Tichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.) was selected to the Skyline Conference women’s basketball weekly honor roll, the league announced on Monday. This is the third time that Carmon has been recognized by the Skyline, as she was the Player of the Week on Jan. 15 and landed on the weekly honor roll back on Dec. 4.
  • Mariners Slip By St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn, 72-69, In Overtime
    January 27, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team held off Skyline opponent St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn, 72-69, in overtime Saturday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners record to 13-5 (9-3 Skyline), while the Bears fall to 7-11 (5-6 Skyline) with the defeat.
  • Women’s Hoops Edged By Coast Guard, 46-44
    January 24, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team suffered a narrow 46-44 loss to arch-rival Coast Guard on Wednesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners fall to 12-5 in defeat, while Coast Guard improves to 9-8 on the season. 
  • Skyline Selects D’Arcy As Women’s Basketball Player Of The Week
    January 23, 2018
    On Monday, the Skyline Conference announced that U.S. Merchant Marine Academy sophomore Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) earned the league’s Player of the Week accolade for the week ending Jan. 21. This is the third time this season that the Skyline has honored D’Arcy, as she was selected to the weekly honor roll back on both Nov. 27 and Jan. 8.
  • D’Arcy’s 20 Help Lead Mariners Past Old Westbury, 62-61, At Home In Thriller
    January 18, 2018
    The USMMA women’s basketball team used a strong second half to defeat visiting Old Westbury, 62-61, for a key Skyline Conference victory on Thursday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 12-4 (8-3 Skyline), while the Panthers fall to 13-2 (7-2 Skyline) with the loss.
  • Mariners Edged At Purchase, 62-59, Tuesday Night
    January 16, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team suffered a setback on the road on Tuesday night, dropping its Skyline Conference tilt at Purchase College, 62-59. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 11-4 overall (7-3 Skyline), while the Panthers’ record improves to 6-7 (4-5 Skyline).
  • Carmon Earns Trio Of Weekly Honors From Skyline, ECAC & MBWA
    January 16, 2018
    Senior Tichina Carmon (Greenville, N.C.) was named the Skyline Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday and then earned two more honors on Tuesday – Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) DIII Metro Player of the Week and Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) DII-DIII Honorable Mention. The accolades come after her performances in the Mariners’ three Skyline victories last week – on the road over Sarah Lawrence, 79-44, on Monday and St. Joseph’s-L.I., 85-54, on Wednesday and at home over Farmingdale State, 65-62, this past Saturday.
  • Women’s Hoops Edges Second-Place Farmingdale State, 65-62
    January 13, 2018
    Senior Tichina Carmon’s (Greenville, N.C.) third consecutive double-double (26 points, 10 rebounds) led the USMMA women’s basketball team to a statement win over Farmingdale State, 65-62, on Saturday at the Liebertz Gym. The Mariners move to 11-3 overall and 7-2 in Skyline play and leapfrog the Rams for third place in the standings. Farmingdale State fell to 8-8 overall and 7-2 in Skyline action and had its three-game winning streak snapped.
  • All Five Starters Score In Double-Figures To Power Mariners Past St. Joseph’s-L.I., 85-54
    January 10, 2018
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team upended Skyline Conference opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island, 85-54, on the road Wednesday night at the Golden Eagles’ Danzi Athletic Center. The Mariners’ record moves to 10-3 (6-2 Skyline), while SJC falls to 4-8 (1-5 Skyline) in defeat. 
  • New Gym Floor Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Set For This Saturday, Jan. 13
    January 09, 2018
    This coming Saturday, Jan. 13, the USMMA Department of Physical Education and Athletics will join with the USMMA Administration and the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation along with special guests to celebrate a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly-renovated gym floor at the James W. Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.
  • Women’s Hoops Upends Sarah Lawrence, 79-44, On The Road Monday
    January 08, 2018
    Four players scored in double-digits to propel the USMMA women’s basketball team to a 79-44 road Skyline victory over Sarah Lawrence on Monday night up in Westchester County. With the win, the Mariners improve to 9-3 (5-2 Skyline), while the Gryphons fall to 1-9 (0-6 Skyline).
  • D’Arcy Lands On Skyline Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor Roll
    January 08, 2018
    The Skyline Conference announced on Monday that USMMA sophomore Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) was selected to the league’s weekly honor roll for women’s basketball for the week ending Jan. 7. The accolade comes after her performance in the Mariners’ 69-47 home loss to Skyline opponent Mount St. Mary this past Saturday.
  • Mariners’ Five-Game Win Streak Snapped With 69-47 Home Loss To Mount St. Mary
    January 06, 2018
    Mount St. Mary junior Elizabeth Limonta’s double-double (14pts, 15rbs) powered the visiting Mount St. Mary Knights to a 69-47 Skyline win over USMMA on Saturday afternoon at the newly-renovated Liebertz Gymnasium. The Knights’ victory ended the Mariners’ five-game win streak, as Merchant Marine drops to 8-3 overall (4-2 Skyline) with the loss and MSMC moves to 8-5 (5-1 Skyline).
  • Dempsey To Be Featured On National D3 Basketball Web Show Hoopsville Thursday Night
    January 04, 2018
    The newest episode of the national Division III basketball web show Hoopsville will air live tonight and 10th-year U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball head coach Matt Dempsey will be a featured guest of the show.
  • Skyline Selects Hightower As Women’s Basketball Player Of The “Week”
    January 03, 2018
    The Skyline Conference announced on Tuesday evening that USMMA sophomore Taylor Hightower (White Plains, Md.) was selected as the league’s Player of the “Week” for her performance in the Mariners’ non-conference win over New Rochelle back on Monday, Dec. 18. This is the second Skyline weekly honor for Hightower this season, as she was also named to the weekly honor roll back on Dec. 18.
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