USMMA Heads to Pennsylvania for Landmark Games at Scranton and Moravian December 13, 2013 | Women's Basketball The Mariners will be looking to snap a four game skid, which includes a one-point loss in their conference opener against Goucher [read more]
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December 11, 2013 | Women's Basketball NJCU Topples Mariners, 56-46 Demi VanDerWal (Springfield, IL) dropped in a season high 17 points but the USMMA women’s basketball team dropped a 56-46 decision to NJCU Wednesday night.
December 10, 2013 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Home Game vs. NJCU Postponed to Tomorrow Due to the current weather conditions the Mariners clash against NJCU inside O'Hara Hall has been postponed to tomorrow night.
December 9, 2013 | Women's Basketball Mariners and Gothic Knights Tangle at O'Hara Tomorrow Night The Mariners will be looking to snap a three-game slide after winning their season opener.
December 7, 2013 | Women's Basketball Mariners Nipped in Final Seconds at Goucher Monique Welch made a layup with three seconds left to lift Goucher to a 43-42 Landmark Conference victory over Merchant Marine Saturday night.
December 5, 2013 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Opens Landmark Schedule Tomorrow at Goucher The USMMA women’s basketball team faces Goucher Saturday night in the Landmark Conference opener for both teams.
December 4, 2013 | Women's Basketball Mariners Comeback Falls Short in 71-69 Loss to CCNY The USMMA women’s basketball team cut a late seven point deficit to just one but CCNY held off the Mariners for a 71-69 decision Wednesday night.
December 3, 2013 | Women's Basketball USMMA Hosts CCNY Tomrrow Night at 6:00 PM The USMMA women’s basketball team hosts CCNY Wednesday night in the Mariners final contest before Saturday’s Landmark Conference opener
November 25, 2013 | Women's Basketball Mariners Downed at Purchase, 52-45 Demi VanDerWal paced the Mariners with 16 points while freshman Julie Mall (Littlestown, PA) anchored the team on the glass with a game high 10 rebounds.
November 23, 2013 | Women's Basketball Mariners Battle Purchase Monday Night The USMMA women’s basketball team plays its first road game of the 2013-14 season Monday night against Purchase College.
November 21, 2013 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Muscles Past Berkeley (NY), 62-54, in Season Opener The USMMA women’s basketball team doubled-up Berkeley (NY) on the glass, outrebounding the Knights 56-28, en route to a season opening victory.
November 20, 2013 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Tips-Off 2013-14 Tomorrow vs. Berkeley (NY) The USMMA women's basketball team will have its season opener at home tomorrow versus Berkeley (NY) at 6:00 pm
November 11, 2013 ESPN First Take at USMMA: Behind the Scenes Photo Blog ESPN2 held a live broadcast for First Take in honor of Veteran's Day. The show is hosted by Stephen A. Smith, Skip Bayless, and Cari Champion with guests Tom Selleck and Fred Smoot.
August 29, 2013 USMMA Athletic Director Sue Petersen Lubow Named Katherine Ley Award Winner Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Commissioner Dr. Kevin T. McGinniss announced today that United States Merchant Marine Academy Athletics Director Sue Petersen Lubow has been named the recipient of the 2013 Katherine Ley Award.
August 27, 2013 USMMA Athletic Hall of Famer Jules A. "Red" Wagner '45 Passes Away The Merchant Marine Athletics family lost a true friend and legend as Jules "Red" Wagner passed away earlier this week.
August 23, 2013 USMMA Athletic Hall of Fame to Induct Seven New Members on Homecoming Weekend The event will be hosted by the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation (AAF) in Melville Hall at the Officers Club on the campus of the United States Merchant Marine Academy at 6:00 pm.
May 31, 2013 Academy Announces 2012-13 Athletic Award Winners; Olsen and Tyack Receive Top Nods The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Department of Physical Education and Athletics has announced that Kurt Olsen is the 2013 winner of the Stedman Trophy and Jessica Tyack is the recipient of the Berke Trophy, the highest athletic awards bestowed upon a graduating male and female Midshipman.
February 26, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Josephs Sets Landmark Conference Single-Season Steals Record Shendi Josephs’ 93 steals on the year set both academy and conference records.
February 13, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Sinks Coast Guard; Wins Fourth Straight Shendi Josephs ties USMMA single-season steals record, snatching five on the night.
February 10, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Mariners End Skid; Top New Rochelle Convincingly Four Mariners reach double-figures as Merchant Marine defeats the Blue Angels 80-51.
February 3, 2013 | Women's Basketball USMMA Set to Face New Rochelle Monday at 7:00 PM Mariners hope to right the ship against the Blue Angels.
February 2, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Trumped by Royals The Mariners hung in against Scranton, but were unable to pull out the victory.
January 29, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball USMMA Can’t Get By #17 Catholic Katie Franchois scored a season-high seven points in the 72-49 loss.
January 25, 2013 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Hosts #17 Catholic Saturday at 4:00 PM The Mariners face the nationally ranked Cardinals in Kings Point.
January 23, 2013 | Women's Basketball USMMA Downed by Drew, 57-42 Rebecca Resor records her team-leading fourth double-double of the season.
January 22, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Set to Tangle With Moravian The Mariners and Greyhounds tip-off Wednesday at 7:00 PM in Kings Point.
January 14, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Mariners Lose Tough Battle with Crusaders Tamara Kaileh’s 23 points weren’t enough to overcome Susquehanna.
January 11, 2013 | Women's Basketball USMMA Returns Home to Face Susquehanna Merchant Marine will take on the Crusaders Saturday Jan. 12 at 2:00 PM.
January 5, 2013 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Downed by Scranton Despite three Mariners scoring double figures, USMMA couldn’t get by the Royals.
December 8, 2012 | Women's Basketball USMMA Can’t Get Past Undefeated Moravian Kaileh scores 17 in the Mariner loss.
December 7, 2012 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball Merchant Marine Tops CCNY; Improves to 4-1 Four Mariners reached double figures in the 66-59 victory.
December 4, 2012 | Women's Basketball USMMA Heads to CCNY Wednesday Night Merchant Marine looks to bounce back from their first loss of the season.
December 3, 2012 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball 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 | Women's Basketball USMMA Begins 2012-13 Campaign Tomorrow Against Berkeley The Mariners tip off their season at 1:00 PM in Kings Point.
November 15, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Ranked Fifth in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll USMMA tips off their 2012-13 campaign this Saturday at home against Berkeley College (NY).
November 7, 2012 | Men's Basketball USMMA Sports Network Expands Coverage; Jacob Wilkins to Provide Basketball Play-by-Play The USMMA Sports Network, which began broadcasting games this fall, will offer video and audio coverage for all men’s and women’s home basketball games in the 2012-13 season.
November 1, 2012 | Women's Basketball 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.
May 3, 2012 | Women's Basketball Former Mariner Grimes '11 Named to All-Armed Forces Team
February 18, 2012 | Women's Basketball Late Run Sinks Mariners USMMA closes out its season with a 74-61 loss at Drew
February 13, 2012 | Women's Basketball USMMA Squanders Early Lead, Comes Back to Beat USCGA 64-60 Mariners defeat Coast Guard, Honor Senior Captain Alicen Heinrich
February 11, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Downed by Moravian 77-56
February 10, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Can’t Tough It Out Against Scranton
February 9, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Invite Fans to “Think Pink” This Weekend USMMA Women's Basketball to take part in "Think Pink" Breast Cancer Awareness campaign this weekend.
February 6, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Roll in an 81-33 Rout of New Rochelle
February 4, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Fall to Catholic 67-39 USMMA can’t complete a weekend road sweep of Landmark opponents
February 3, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Squeak by Goucher, Earn Fourth Landmark Win For the second time in three weeks Kings Point pulls out a close win against the Gophers
January 28, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Hang Tough, Unable To Outlast Juniata
January 27, 2012 | Women's Basketball Streaking Mariners Win Third In A Row
January 24, 2012 | Women's Basketball Five Mariners in Double Figures, Win 2nd Straight
January 21, 2012 | Women's Basketball Van Der Wal Ties NCAA Free Throw Record In Double OT Thriller Demi Van Der Wal goes 21 for 22 from the foul line to power the Mariners past Goucher
January 20, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Fall Short Despite Valiant Effort Mariners fight hard, but can't get it done against Catholic
January 8, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Win First Landmark Conference Game of the Season Tamara Kaileh finished with a double-double of 16 points and 10 rebounds
January 5, 2012 | Women's Basketball Mariners Come Up Short vs The Beacons Roshenda Josephs finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds.
December 13, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariner women's late rally falls short in 67-62 loss to St. Joseph's The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy’s late rally fell short as the Mariners suffered a 67-62 loss in a non-conference women’s basketball game at Liebertz Gymnasium on Tuesday night.
December 10, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariner women drop a tough one to Rutgers-Camden The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women came close to surprising Rutgers-Camden, but lost the non-conference basketball game, 69-62, to the Lady Raptors at Liebertz Gymnasium on Saturday.
December 10, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariners keep it close and interesting in loss to Rutgers-Camden, 69-62 The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy had its best shooting game of the young season on Saturday, but that still wasn’t enough to overcome a tough Rutgers-Camden team in a non-conference women’s basketball game.
December 7, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariner women win 1st of the season over CCNY, 56-40 The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women broke open a close game by going on a 20-5 tear in the first half as they went onto record their first win of the season, a 56-40 non-league victory over the City College of New York on Wednesday night.
December 6, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariners athletes take the Polar Plunge in Staten Island U.S. Merchant Marine Academy student-athletes took part in the Polar Plunge on Sunday to raise money and awareness for the Special Olympics.
December 3, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariners women drop Landmark opener to Drew Junior guard Tamara Kaileh of Kings Park, N.Y. scored 14 points, but it wasn’t enough for the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy as the Mariners lost their Landmark Conference women’s opener to Drew University, 65-50, on Saturday night.
November 29, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariners women lose to Purchase, 51-45 Demi VanDerWal came off the bench to score a team-high 15 points, but the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy could not overcome SUNY-Purchase, dropping a a 51-45 decision in a non-conference women's basketball game on Tuesday night.
November 16, 2011 | Women's Basketball Mariners women drop season opener to Berkeley, 49-44 The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women threw just about everything they had at Berkeley College in their season-opening basketball game, but dropped a 49-44 decision at Liebertz Gymnasium on Wednesday night.
October 29, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women’s basketball ranked 8th in Landmark pre-season poll The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s team was ranked eighth in the pre-season poll of coaches and sports information directors in the Landmark Conference.
February 25, 2011 | Women's Basketball Rebecca Grimes Receives All-Landmark Second Team Accolades MADISON, N.J. – On Friday morning, the Landmark Conference office issued its 2010-11 All-League women’s basketball squads and senior guard Rebecca Grimes (Fairfax, Va.) of the United States Merchant Marine Academy was named to the Second Team for her stellar season. This marks her second all-conference selection.
February 19, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women’s Basketball Loses to Drew University, 61-51 KINGS POINT, N.Y. – The United States Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost to Landmark Conference-opponent Drew University, 61-51 in a very close game at the Liebertz Gymnasium. With the win, the Rangers improved to 11-14 overall and 4-10 in the conference. Following the loss, the Mariners dropped to 7-18 and 0-14 in their season finale.
February 15, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women’s Basketball Wins Big Versus New Rochelle, 74-29 KINGS POINT, N.Y. – On Tuesday evening, all but one player on the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball squad scored as the Mariners cruised past the College of New Rochelle, 74-29 at the Liebertz Gymnasium in Kings Point, N.Y. on “Think Pink” night. With the win in this penultimate game of the season, USMMA improved to 7-17 on the year. Following the loss, the Blue Angels dropped to 2-16 overall.
February 12, 2011 | Women's Basketball Grimes Eclipses 1,000 Pts. as Women’s Basketball Topped by CUA WASHINGTON, D.C. – With her 10 points this afternoon, senior guard Rebecca Grimes (Fairfax, Va.) became the fourth player in Kings Point women’s basketball history to score 1,000 for her career as the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy dropped a Landmark Conference contest with Catholic University on Saturday afternoon, 66-49 at the DuFour Center in Washington, D.C.
February 11, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women’s Basketball Falls to Goucher; Grimes Needs 2 Pts for 1,000 TOWSON, Md. – On Friday evening, the United States Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball squad dropped a Landmark Conference match-up against Goucher College, 56-44 at the Decker Sports and Recreation Center in Towson, Md. With the win, the Gophers improved to 3-18 overall and 3-9 in league play. Following the loss, the Mariners fell to 6-16 on the year and 0-12 in conference action.
| Women's Basketball Matt Dempsey Selected for Green Mountain College Athletic Hall of Fame POULTNEY, Vt. – United States Merchant Marine Academy Head Women’s Basketball Coach Matt Dempsey has been elected to Green Mountain College’s Athletic Hall of Fame after his stellar 13-year coaching career guiding the Eagles.