Alumni and Athletics 


 PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS:

Marist Men's Lacrosse Alumni Day

Thank you to the alumni, parents, and friends of Men's Lacrosse at Marist who attended the Men's Lacrosse alumni reception on Saturday, March 29. We had a great turnout, with more than 115 people including more than 50 former lacrosse players. 
 
If you are interested in making a donation in support of the Marist Men's Lacrosse Program, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361.

 

Marist Men's Basketball Alumni Weekend

The weekend of January 31 - February 1, alumni spanning nearly 50 years of Marist basketball returned to campus for a weekend full of activities. The weekend kicked off with a Friday night Welcome Reception at Marist’s Historic Cornell Boathouse on the banks of the majestic Hudson River. On Saturday, alumni participated in an alumni game and skills competition in the newly renovated McCann Arena. Alumni also had the opportunity to tour the new Basketball Complex and Hall of Champions. The weekend concluded with a great Men's Basketball win over Niagara. At halftime of the game attendees were recognized on the court as part of a ceremony honoring Marist men’s basketball alumni.

 

 

Marist Men's Basketball at the College of Charleston

Alumni, parents and friends gathered on December 15, 2013 in downtown Charleston, South Carolina for a brunch reception before cheering on the Red Foxes at the TD Arena where they triumphed over the College of Charleston Cougars, 69-62.

 

 

Harry A. Manley Crew Shell Dedication

On Sunday, October 6, during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, the men’s crew team held a dedication and christening ceremony at the Historic Cornell Boathouse to welcome a new racing shell, the Harry A. Manley, into the program.
 
A fundraising initiative known as the Decades' Cup Challenge was instituted among crew alumni to raise the funds needed to purchase this shell. As part the challenge, five decades of alumni competed to raise money for this shell; with the winning decade to receive naming rights. The 1970s won the Decades' Cup Challenge. They chose to name it after Harry A. Manley. A graduate of Cardinal O'Hara High School in the Philadelphia area, Harry was the first experienced coxswain to attend Marist and was an enormous motivator to his teammates. He coxed his crews to victories at the Presidents Cup and the Head of Charles. Harry tragically passed away at the age of twenty-one. It is in his honor and memory that the 1970s have chosen the name "Harry A. Manley" for the new shell.
 
Thank you to everyone who supported this initiative, especially the decade captains Jim Cockroft '73, J.C. Berzal '84, James Sullivan '95, and Dave Buckner '02.

 

Men's Lacrosse Alumni & Team Dinner

On Friday, April 19, ten former Marist Lacrosse players joined the current men’s lacrosse team for a special dinner in the Historic Cornell Boathouse. During this dinner, the alumni shared career advice and life lessons. The students had an opportunity to ask questions and learn about life after college. A special thank you to Terrence Dempsey ’08, Gregory Donohue ’96, Kieran FitzPatrick ’96, Craig Grevelding '96, Jamie McGurk ’97, Peter O’Hara ’08, Matthew Teichmann ’10, and Timothy Yates ’97. 

 


 

2013 Women's Basketball NCAA TournamentWomen's Basketball

After winning its eighth straight Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Championship, the Marist Women's Basketball team was awarded a 12 seed in the 2013 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship. While in College Park, MD for the 2013 NCAA Tournament, the women’s basketball team was joined by hundreds of Red Fox Club members, alumni, parents, families, fans, and friends. The Marist Alumni Office hosted a fan reception before the game on Saturday, March 23, on the University of Maryland campus. The women fell to Michigan State 47-55 but it did not diminish a season of impressive accomplishments, one in which Marist truly achieved greatness as a team.

 

For those who missed the Marist women's basketball game on ESPN2 or in person, check out the sights and sounds of the 2013 NCAA First Round in a special video produced by Marist Athletics on Facebook.


 

2013 MAAC Basketball Fan Reception

On Friday, March 8, alumni, families, and friends came out for a Red Fox fan reception to help cheer on the men and women during the 2013 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Basketball Championship tournament in Springfield, MA.

 

 

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Reception in New York CityMarist Lacrosse

On Thursday, February 7, lacrosse alumni joined by head coach Keegan Wilkinson and Marist athletic director Tim Murray, gathered at Hudson Station Bar & Grill in New York City to kick off the start of the 2013 season.

If you are interested in making a gift in support of the Marist Men's Lacrosse Program, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361 or send a check made payable to Marist Men's Lacrosse to the Office of College Advancement at Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

 

Men's Hockey Alumni Day 2013

More than 40 alumni traveled back to the McCann Ice Arena in Poughkeepsie to participate in a hockey alumni game on February 2, 2013. And more than 50 alumni and guests attended a luncheon following the game which helped to raise funds for the Marist Hockey Program. If you would like to contribute to the program, please contact the Office of College Advancement at (845) 575-FUND (3863) or email maristalumni@marist.edu.

 

Men's Basketball Alumni Day 2013

On Sunday, January 27, men's basketball alumni along with their families and friends enjoyed an afternoon of basketball in the McCann Arena. The former ballers enjoyed lunch, a tour of the new McCann arena and basketball facilities, and a great game against Siena. If you are interested in making a donation in support of the Marist Men's Basketball, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361 or send a check made payable to Marist Men's Basketball to the Office of College Advancement at Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

 

 

 


 

Women's Basketball Alumnae Day 2013

On Sunday, January 13, Alumnae and their families gathered for lunch in the new Marist basketball suite and received a special tour of the new basketball facilities, while getting an opportunity to watch Marist take on Iona. If you are interested in making a donation in support of the Marist Women's Basketball, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361 or send a check made payable to Marist Women's Basketball to the Office of College Advancement at Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

 

Marist Football Alumni Recognition Day

Thank you to the alumni, family, and friends who attended Marist’s annual Football Alumni Recognition Day on Saturday, November 10. The alumni were invited onto the field to form a rally tunnel for the Marist Football team before they took on the Dayton Flyers.

 


Marist Football Alumni Reception

On Friday, August 24, nearly 30 Marist Football alumni from 1969 to 2012 gathered at Heartland Brewery in Times Square for a Football Alumni Reception. During this reception, the alumni heard an update on the current football program from head coach Jim Parady. They also learned about some exciting football initiatives such as the Football Mentor Program and $1,000,000 Football Challenge. For more information on any of these initiatives, contact Jack Eberth '69 at 845-575-3683 or Jack.Eberth1@marist.edu.

 


 

  Marist Men's Lacrosse Alumni Day  2012Marist Lacrosse

Thank you to the alumni who attended the men's lacrosse alumni reception on Saturday, April 14. We had a great turnout, with more than 85 people including nearly 40 former lacrosse players. The alumni enjoyed a great win over Manhattan.

If you are interested in making a donation in support of the Marist Men's Lacrosse Program, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361.

 


 Crew Anniversary Dinner

Former and current Marist crew captains and coaches gathered on January 20, 2012 at Marist's Historic Cornell Boathouse to honor four special milestones:
50th Anniversary of Men's Crew
31st Anniversary of Women's Crew
25th Anniversary of the Marist Crew Poster
10th Anniversary of Marist's Participation in the Henley Royal Regatta

Sean Kaylor '90, a former crew captain and Marist's Vice President for Enrollment Management, shared his memories while stressing how important crew has been to Marist's history, as well as the integral role it plays to current students today. Marist's third men's crew coach, Bill Austin, was honored during the presentation for his contributions to the program. Additional events and celebrations will be planned throughout 2012 in honor of these milestones. If you would like to make a tax deductible contribution to Marist Crew, or would like to support the the program in other ways, please contact Chris DelGiorno '88, Vice President for College Advancement, at maristalumni@marist.edu or (845) 575-3264.

 


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Support Marist Athletics:

If you are interested in making a donation in support of the Marist Athletics, please contact Bobbi Sue Tellitocci in the Office of College Advancement at bobbi.s.tellitocci@marist.edu or (845) 575-3361 or send a check made payable to Marist Athletics or the team of your choice to the Office of College Advancement at Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
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