KINGS POINT, N.Y. (April 25, 2019) – The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy baseball team has been ranked regionally in the first NCAA rankings of the season, which were released on Wednesday. The Mariners check in at seventh in the New York Region.
USMMA boasts a 25-9 overall record, including a 12-4 mark in Skyline Conference action. They currently sit in second place in the Skyline standings. Earlier this season, they matched the program record with 12-straight victories.
Just one other Skyline team is featured in the rankings, as the conference regular season champion Farmingdale State Rams (27-7, 15-1) came in at fourth. The Mariners were the only Skyline team to defeat FSC this year, taking the first game of their doubleheader back on March 23, 5-2, on the road at Farmingdale.
For the complete regional rankings from the NCAA, click here.
The Mariners will close out the regular season this Saturday, April 27, with a doubleheader at Skyline opponent St. Joseph's-Brooklyn. First pitch is slated for 12-noon at Calvert Vaux Park in Brooklyn, N.Y. Live stats for those games will be available with links on the USMMA Baseball Schedule Page.
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