2016 Anna Maria Football News

  • Anna Maria Places Eight on ECFC All-Academic Team
    January 12, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass.— The Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) announced its All-Academic team for the 2016 season this afternoon. 69 student-athletes were recognized with representatives from all eight ECFC institutions. Norwich University led the way with19 honorees.
  • Dan Mulrooney Named Anna Maria Head Football Coach
    December 14, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—The Anna Maria College Athletic Department has named Dan Mulrooney the Head Football Coach as announced by Athletic Director, Serge DeBari on Wednesday morning. Mulrooney joins the Anna Maria community following three years serving as the Defensive Coordinator at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI).
  • Francis Cole Named to Division III All-America Second Team
    December 12, 2016
    WACO, TEX. —Anna Maria College sophomore, Francis Cole (Maspeth, N.Y.) was named to the Division III Coaches' All-America Second Team as announced by the American Football Coaches Association this morning. This is the first time in Anna Maria College Football program history that a student-athlete has been recognized as an All-American.
  • Cole, D'Onofrio, Stout Earn Worcester All-Star Honors
    December 07, 2016
    WORCESTER, Mass.—Three members of the Anna Maria College football team were named to the 26th Annual Steve "Merc" Morris All-Star Team, awarded by the Worcester Area Football Association. Members of the all-star team are voted on by the Sports Information Directors of the eight member football colleges in Worcester County.
  • Cole Named ECAC First Team All-Star
    December 06, 2016
    DANBURY, Conn. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced its 2016 Division III North Football All-Star teams and award recipients. Anna Maria College sophomore Francis Cole (Maspeth, N.Y.) was named to the ECAC All-Star First Team as part of the Special Teams category.
  • Football Places Six on ECFC All-Conference Teams
    November 17, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—Six members of the Anna Maria College football team earned Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) All-Conference recognition, as announced by the league office on Thursday afternoon. The ECFC announced its 2016 all-conference teams following a vote of the conference coaches. A total of 83 student-athletes received recognition after the completion of the regular season.
  • AMCATS Drop 31-7 in Season Finale
    November 12, 2016
    LEICESTER, Mass. --- The Anna Maria College football team closed out their 2016 season with a 31-7 loss to visiting cross-town rival Becker College on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field in Leicester. The Hawks of Becker conclude their 2016 year with a 3-7 record while the AMCATS of Anna Maria conclude their season at 1-9.
  • AMCAT Defense Has Big Day in 27-13 Win over Gallaudet
    November 05, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.— The Anna Maria College football team snapped a 16-game home winless streak with Saturday’s 27-13 Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) win over the Bison of Gallaudet University.
  • Mustangs Race to 55-21 Win over AMCAT Football
    October 29, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—The Anna Maria College football team saw their best offensive output of the season with three touchdowns and 357 yards of total offense, but they were outscored 55-21 by the Mustangs of Mount Ida College in Saturday’s Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) contest.
  • Sinagra to Step Down as Football Coach at End of Season
    October 26, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—Anna Maria College Athletic Director Serge DeBari announced today that head football coach Vincent Sinagra will step down at the end of the 2016 season. A search for his replacement will begin immediately.
  • Eagles Soar to 42-0 Win over Football
    October 22, 2016
    BANGOR, Maine - Cory Brandon was responsible for five of the six touchdowns on the day to help propel Husson to a 42-0 win over Anna Maria in Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) action on a rainy Saturday Afternoon at Winkin Sports Complex.
  • Norwich Marches to 28-7 Win over Anna Maria at Homecoming
    October 15, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—The Anna Maria College football team overcame their offensive drought, but surrendered four touchdowns before scoring one of their own in Saturday’s 28-7 loss to Norwich University in Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) action.
  • Football Hosts Special Olympics Teams from Seven Hills for Skills Clinic
    October 11, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—In mid-September, the Anna Maria College football team began their annual bye weekend—typically a chance for team members to recover from lingering injuries and prepare for the long stretch of conference football games. This year, however, members of the AMCAT squad hit the field for a different kind of Sunday football moment.
  • Maritime Sinks AMCAT Football, 22-0
    October 08, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—The Maritime College (N.Y.) football team shutout the AMCATS of Anna Maria College 22-0 in Saturday’s Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) play at AMCAT Field.
  • 2016 ECFC Plays of the Week - Week 4 Winner
    October 05, 2016
    Anna Maria's Alex Geiger's strip and touchdown return is the ECFC Play of the Week for Week 4!
  • Spartans Outlast AMCATS, 23-13, in Football
    October 01, 2016
    CASTLETON, Vt. – The Castleton University football team used a balanced attack to open an early lead, and the Spartan defense held its opponent at bay through the vast majority of the game, as Castleton defeated Anna Maria, 23-13, Saturday afternoon in a Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) contest at Spartan Stadium.
  • 2016 ECFC Plays of the Week - Week 3 Winner
    September 22, 2016
    Anna Maria's Francis Cole's 77-yard punt in the ECFC Play of the Week for Week 3!
  • Anna Maria Names Serge DeBari as Interim Athletic Director
    September 21, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—Anna Maria College President Mary Lou Retelle is pleased to announce the hiring of Serge DeBari as the Interim Director of Athletics.
  • Curry Crusades Past Anna Maria, 42-3
    September 17, 2016
    MILTON, Mass. – Curry College routed visiting Anna Maria College 42-3 in non-conference action Saturday afternoon at Walter M. Katz Field. The Colonels improve to 2-0 on the season while the AMCATS fall to 0-3.
  • Bison Best AMCATS 22-7 Under the Friday Night Lights
    September 09, 2016
    DUDLEY, Mass.—The Anna Maria College football team broke up a 94-minute scoreless streak with a third quarter touchdown, but it was not enough as the AMCATS fell 22-7 to the Bison of Nichols College in Friday night’s non-conference game.
  • Coast Guard Takes 34-0 Victory in Season Opener
    September 01, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.— Senior Derek Victory threw for career-high 354 yards and accounted for five touchdowns as he threw for three and ran for two more in just over three quarters leading the United States Coast Guard Academy to a convincing season-opening 34-0 win at Anna Maria College in the first Division III football game in New England in the 2016 season.
  • PREVIEW: AMCAT Football vs. Coast Guard
    August 30, 2016
    Thursday’s game between Anna Maria and Coast Guard is one of just five NCAA Division III games being played on Thursday, September 1st, and the only one in New England.
  • 2016 Anna Maria Football Preview
    August 30, 2016
    In 48 hours, AMCAT football opens the 2016 season under the lights against Coast Guard. Get pumped.
  • AMCAT Football Gears Up for 2016
    August 29, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—For the Anna Maria College football team, the 2016 season is all about stopping the “what if” mentality.
  • 2016 Fall Schedules Announced
    June 15, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—Anna Maria College is pleased to announce the release of eight team schedules for the fall of 2016. Anna Maria will host 29 days of action and over 60 games between the eight teams beginning with a 7:00 p.m. home football game under the lights on September 1st.