|Title:||HOF Class of '03|
Steve Midas, a member of the men’s soccer program entered the Athletic Hall of Fame as the All-Time leader in goals scored at any of the five Federal Service Academies. In addition, at the time of his induction, he held five Academy Records. Midas led the Blue & Gray in scoring during all four seasons in a Mariner’s uniform and helped the team compile an overall record of 25-26-6. His scoring totals of 72 career goals and 42 career assists (totaling 186 points) are all still individual soccer records at Kings Point. The next closest athlete on the All-Time Points List sits at 134, over a 50 point difference from Midas’ totals. He also owns season records for goals (26) and points (62).
In addition to statistical records, Midas was awarded numerous accolades for his excellence on the pitch. He was a three-time All-New York State Collegiate selection, an All-New York/New Jersey Conference All-Star, and a Suburban Conference All-Star. Following his tenure at the Academy, Midas, who was an LCDR in the US Coast Guard, was named to the All-Navy Team in 1985 and 1986 and the All-Armed Forces Team in 1985. His two brothers, Matt and Phil, were also standout players for the Mariners, creating a Midas legacy that will forever remain in Kings Point Soccer lore.