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    January 21, 2017
    Wrestling Sweeps Action At Centennial Tri, Including Win Over Nationally-Ranked Gettysburg On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team competed in a Centennial Conference tri-meet hosted by Stevens Institute. The Mariners won both of their neutral-site matches over McDaniel, 36-12, and #29 Gettysburg, 20-19. The victories improve USMMA’s record to 4-7 (2-2 Centennial) on the season.
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    January 20, 2017
    Fentress & Korengel Lead Divers Against NYU On Friday; Mariners Defeat Mount St. Mary Saturday The USMMA women’s diving team took on NYU in a home event on Friday night at the O’Hara Hall Pool. Then on Saturday, the swimmers joined the divers to defeat Skyline Conference opponent Mount St. Mary at home, 179-99, to finish the regular season with a perfect 7-0 record in league action.
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    January 20, 2017
    Mariners Split Weekend Action With Loss To #8 NYU Friday & Win Over Mount St. Mary Saturday The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team lost a non-conference home meet to #8 NYU on Friday night at the O’Hara Hall Pool, 159-84, but rebounded on Saturday to defeat Skyline Conference opponent Mount St. Mary, 178-89. The Mariners’ record moves to 6-3 overall on the season, including finishing the Skyline slate with a perfect 6-0 record.
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    January 21, 2017
    Track & Field Results From Ohio Available Where Mariner Men Place 12th The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s track & field teams traveled to Ohio this weekend to take part in the Carnegie Mellon Invite, hosted at the SPIRE Institute. The Mariner men finished in 12th place at the event.
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    January 20, 2017
    Nearly 50 Student-Athletes Participating In Inaugural Parade In D.C. Friday Nearly 50 student-athletes from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy will be participating in the Inaugural Parade on Friday in Washington, D.C., in celebration of the 45th President of the United States Donald J. Trump taking office.
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    January 18, 2017
    Croall Selected For AFCA 30 Under 30 Leadership Institute Earlier this month, USMMA football assistant coach Jameson Croall participated in the American Football Coaches Association’s (AFCA) 30 Under 30 Leadership Institute. During the AFCA’s National Convention held in early January, Croall was selected as one of the top up-and-coming coaches in the nation under the age of 30, chosen from hundreds of applications.
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    January 17, 2017
    Mariners Swim Past Hunter, 58-37, In Manhattan Tuesday Night The USMMA women’s swimming team picked up a non-conference victory over Hunter College on Tuesday night by the final score of 58-37. The win improves the Mariners’ record to 8-1 on the season, while the Hawks suffer just their second loss of the year and fall to 9-2.
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    January 17, 2017
    Wrestling Falls To Nationally-Ranked TCNJ, 32-10, Tuesday In Jersey The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team lost a non-conference dual meet to #21 The College of New Jersey on Tuesday night, 32-10, at the Lions’ Packer Hall. The defeat drops the Mariners’ record to 2-7 on the season, while TCNJ improves to 7-8.
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    January 17, 2017
    Women’s Basketball Edged By St. Joseph’s-L.I. On The Road, 56-55 St. Joseph’s of Long Island hit a pair of free throws with just five seconds remaining to claim a 56-55 victory over the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team on Tuesday night at the Golden Eagles’ Danzi Athletic Center. The Mariners fall to 8-6 (4-5 Skyline) on the season with the loss, while SJC improves to 5-11 (4-6 Skyline).
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    January 17, 2017
    Men’s Hoops Overcome By St. Joseph’s-L.I. At Home Tuesday, 64-59 On Tuesday night, the USMMA men’s basketball team lost a Skyline Conference affair at home to St. Joseph’s of Long Island, 64-59, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 5-11 (2-6 Skyline) on the season, while the Golden Eagles improve to 4-11 (3-4 Skyline).
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    January 17, 2017
    Fentress & Gathy Earn ECAC Weekly Honors; Gathy & Sherrill Garner Accolades From Skyline The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its athletes of the week for women’s swimming & diving on Tuesday and USMMA senior Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) earned DIII Metro Diver of the Week accolades, while freshman Meika Gathy (Waterford, Conn.) was named the Rookie of the Week. Additionally, the Skyline Conference announced on Monday that Gathy was its Rookie of the Week and sophomore Ella Sherrill (Ketchikan, Alaska) was named to the weekly honor roll.
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    January 17, 2017
    Kahl & Moore Sweep Skyline Weekly Swim Honors On Monday, the Skyline Conference announced that USMMA sophomore Christopher Kahl (Solomons, Md.) was named the league’s Men’s Swimmer of the Week, while freshman Michael Moore (Los Alamos, N.M.) was selected as the Rookie of the Week.
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    January 14, 2017
    Mariners Erase 18-Point Deficit To Earn Dramatic 65-63 Victory At St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn Senior Matt Miller (Augusta, Ga.) drained a jumper at the top of the key with 2.1 seconds left to lift the USMMA men’s basketball team to a dramatic, come-from-behind victory over Skyline opponent St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn, 65-63, on Saturday at the Bears’ Hill Center. The victory improves the Mariners’ record to 5-10 (2-5 Skyline), while St. Joe’s falls to 4-10 (1-5 Skyline).
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    January 14, 2017
    Fentress Breaks Academy & Pool Record In Mariners’ Loss At Coast Guard On Saturday, senior diver Blythe Fentress (Shady Shores, Texas) set a new USMMA record in the one-meter dive with a score of 290.85, shattering the old record of 257.55 set in 2015. The mark was also new record for Coast Guard’s Roland Pool, breaking a 16 year old pool record, and qualifies her for NCAAs. Despite the great feat by Fentress, the Mariners suffered their first loss of the season, 198-101, at the hands of the Bears.
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    January 14, 2017
    Men’s Swim & Dive Edged By Coast Guard, 159-139, In Nail-Biter The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s swimming & diving team lost a very closely contested meet to arch-rival Coast Guard on Saturday by the final score of 159-139. The meet was not clinched until the second-to-last event, the 200 individual medley. With the loss, the Mariners fall to 5-2 on the season, while the Bears improve to 4-2.
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    January 14, 2017
    Wrestling Drops A Pair Of Centennial Matches In Conference Openers On Saturday, the USMMA wrestling team lost two Centennial Conference matches to Washington & Lee, 29-18, and Johns Hopkins, 27-15, down at Hopkins’ Goldfarb Gymnasium. The Mariners’ record falls to 2-6 (0-2 Centennial) on the season, while the Generals improve to 3-4 (1-0 Centennial) and the Blue Jays improve to 2-5 (1-0 Centennial).
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    January 14, 2017
    Mariners Toppled By Mount St. Mary At Home Saturday, 50-38 The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost its Skyline Conference contest to Mount St. Mary on Saturday afternoon, 50-38, at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The Mariners’ record drops to 8-5 (4-4 Skyline) on the season, while the first-place Knights improve to 11-3 (7-1 Skyline).
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    January 13, 2017
    Track & Field Opens 2017 At Ramapo Invite Friday Night The USMMA men’s and women’s track & field teams competed in the Ramapo Invite on Saturday. It was the Mariners’ first event of the New Year. Both squads placed 19th at the competitive event.
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    January 11, 2017
    Mariners Drop Home Skyline Contest To Purchase, 76-57, Wednesday Night The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team was defeated by Skyline divisional opponent Purchase College, 76-57, at home on Wednesday night at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 4-10 (1-5 Skyline) and the Panthers improve to 9-4 (3-2 Skyline).
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    January 11, 2017
    Women’s Basketball Falls To Sage, 69-47, Wednesday On The Road On Wednesday, the USMMA women’s basketball team lost its road, Skyline Conference matchup against Sage, 69-47. The Mariners fall to 8-4 (4-3 Skyline) on the season in defeat, while the Gators improve to 9-5 (5-2 Skyline) with the win.
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    January 10, 2017
    Mariners Defeat St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn In Skyline Conference Dual Meet The USMMA men’s swimming & diving team came out victorious in a Skyline Conference dual meet against St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn at home Tuesday night at the O’Hara Hall Pool. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 5-1 on the season, with a perfect 5-0 mark in Skyline Conference action.
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    January 10, 2017
    Women’s Swimming & Diving Earns Two Skyline Victories At Home Tuesday The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s swimming & diving team defeated a pair of Skyline Conference opponents on Tuesday night in a home meet at the O’Hara Hall Pool. The Marines downed St. Joseph’s of Brooklyn by the score of 137-61 and triumphed over Mount St. Vincent, 137-21. USMMA improves to 7-0 on the season, with all seven victories coming in Skyline action.
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    January 09, 2017
    D’Arcy Named Skyline Women’s Basketball Rookie Of The Week On Monday, the Skyline Conference announced that USMMA freshman Kaleigh D’Arcy (White Plains, N.Y.) was selected as the league’s Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week for her efforts in the Mariners’ 62-51 road loss at Mount St. Vincent on Saturday. This is the third time this season that D’Arcy has earned this accolade (Dec. 5 & Dec. 12).
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    January 08, 2017
    Mariners Pick Up Two Wins At Long Island Wrestling Day The USMMA wrestling team competed in three dual matches on Sunday at the Long Island Wrestling Day, hosted by LIU Post. The Mariners started the day with a big 47-5 victory over Mount St. Vincent and ended the day with an exciting 26-21 win over East Stroudsburg. A 32-11 loss to Oneonta was sandwiched between the two triumphs.
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    January 07, 2017
    Jones’ Career-High 25 Points Not Enough In Mariners’ 76-66 Loss At Sage Despite a career-high 25 points by senior Hunter Jones (Goodyear, Ariz.), the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team lost on the road to Sage in Skyline Conference action, 76-66, at the Gators’ Kahl Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 4-9 (1-4 Skyline), while Sage improves to 6-6 (2-1 Skyline).
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    January 07, 2017
    Mariners’ Seven Game Win-Streak Snapped At Mount St. Vincent Saturday The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost its first game in over a month on Saturday, dropping a Skyline Conference tilt at the College of Mount St. Vincent, 62-51, at the Dolphins’ Peter Jay Sharp Center. The loss drops the Mariners’ record to 8-3 (4-2 Skyline), while CMSV improves to 9-5 (5-2 Skyline) after their fifth-straight victory.
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    January 04, 2017
    Men’s Basketball Drops Skyline Contest At Mount St. Mary, 56-50 The USMMA men’s basketball team lost its first game of the New Year on Wednesday night, falling to the Knights of Mount St. Mary College, 56-50, in Skyline Conference action. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 4-8 (1-3 Skyline), while the Knights improve to 8-3 (3-0 Skyline) with the win.
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    January 04, 2017
    Academy Announces $4 Million Gift For Lower Roosevelt Field Project Today, the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) announced that it received a $4 million gift through the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation (AAF) for major renovations to Lower Roosevelt Field. The project will create a state-of-the-art sports complex at the Academy not only for the baseball field, but soccer and lacrosse surfaces as well.
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    January 03, 2017
    Men’s Swimming Falls To Division I Villanova, 126-74 On Tuesday, the USMMA men's swimming team traveled to Villanova University for a dual meet against the Division I Wildcats. Each race was tight and closely contested, but the Mariners lost by the final score of 126-74, to fall to 4-1 on the season, while the Wildcats improve to 2-4.
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    December 23, 2016
    Tom Gill Earns IMLCA Lifetime Service Award U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 27th-year head men’s lacrosse coach Tom Gill was named as this year’s recipient of the Intercollegiate Men’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Association (IMLCA) Lifetime Service Award, the IMLCA announced at its national convention earlier this month down in Baltimore.
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    December 23, 2016
    Trio Of Mariners Selected As ECAC DIII South Football All-Stars Earlier this month, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its Division III South ECAC All-Stars and three members of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy football team were honored – sophomore fullback Wiley Martin (Polo, Mo.) and senior offensive lineman Parker Johnson (Middletown, Md.) earned Second Team Offense accolades, while senior defensive back Patrick Keyes (Parsippany, N.J.) was selected to the Third Team Defense.
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    December 17, 2016
    Keyes Leads All Tacklers, But Team Stars & Stripes Falls To Mexican All-Stars In Tazon de Estrellas Despite USMMA senior Patrick Keyes (Parsippany, N.J.) leading all players in the game with 10 tackles, Team Stars & Stripes lost to the CONADEIP Mexican All-Stars, 51-26, this past Saturday in the Eighth Annual Tazon de Estrellas in Mexicali, Mexico. The Mariners had three players participate in the senior bowl game – Keyes, Robert Baker (Whitinsville, Mass.) and Parker Johnson (Middletown, Md.).
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    December 19, 2016
    Miller & Green Sweep Skyline Weekly Awards; Miller Also Earns Metro B-Ball Writers DII-DIII Player Of The Week Honors The Skyline Conference announced on Monday that USMMA senior Matt Miller (Augusta, Ga.) and freshman Connor Green (Flower Mound, Texas) were named the league’s Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively. The honors come after the duo’s performances in the Mariners’ two games last week. Additionally, the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) selected Miller as its DII-DIII Player of the Week on Tuesday.
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    December 19, 2016
    Drake Lands On Skyline WBB Weekly Honor Roll On Monday, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy junior Samantha Drake (Centereach, N.Y.) was selected to the Skyline Conference women’s basketball weekly honor roll. The accolade comes after her performances in the Mariners’ three victories last week.
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    December 17, 2016
    Seventh Heaven: Mariners Set New Program Win-Streak Mark With Big Road Victory At York On Saturday afternoon, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team made program history by notching its seventh-straight victory, a 77-44 road win over York College in non-conference action. The Mariners’ record improves to 8-2 overall, while the Cardinals fall to 1-9.
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    December 17, 2016
    Men’s Basketball Closes Out 2016 With Third-Straight Win, Edging Widener, 87-86 In OT The USMMA men’s basketball team closed out the calendar year with an exciting 87-86 overtime victory over visiting Widener University on Saturday afternoon at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The win, which was the Mariners’ third straight, improves their record to 4-7 on the season, while the Pride falls to an even 5-5 in defeat.
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    December 16, 2016
    Game Preview: Baker, Johnson & Keyes Ready For Tazon de Estrellas Tomorrow After a busy week of practices and team meetings, along with opportunities to interact with the local youth football players and enjoying Mexico during their down time, Team Stars & Stripes representatives, including USMMA seniors Robert Baker (Whitinsville, Mass.), Parker Johnson (Middletown, Md.) and Patrick Keyes (Parsippany, N.J.), are ready for Saturday’s Tazon de Estrellas.
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    December 15, 2016
    Mariners Tie Program Record With Sixth Straight Victory, 71-37, Over Yeshiva Only once before had the USMMA women’s basketball program won six straight games and that was during the 2003-04 season, its fifth season ever (fourth in the NCAA). The Mariners defeated Yeshiva on the road, 71-37, in Skyline Conference action on Thursday night to tie the program record for consecutive victories.
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    December 15, 2016
    Skyline Weekly Men’s Swimming Awards Bestowed Upon Jepsen & Monahan The Skyline Conference announced on Monday that USMMA men’s swimmers senior Joshua Jepsen (San Diego, Calif.) and freshman Nolan Monahan (Stafford, Va.) were named the league’s Swimmer and Rookie of the Week, respectively. The honors come after the pair of Mariners helped lead the squad to three Skyline victories over the course of two days late last week.
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    December 15, 2016
    Don & Lou Sweep Skyline Women’s Swim Weekly Awards Earlier this week, the Skyline Conference announced that two USMMA women’s swimmers, senior Catherine Don (Quincy, Ill.) and freshman Erica Lou (Flushing, N.Y.), were selected as the league’s Swimmer and Rookie of the Week, respectively. The honors come after the duo helped lead the Mariners to four Skyline victories last week over St. Joseph’s (L.I) and Old Westbury on Friday night and Sarah Lawrence and Purchase on Saturday.
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