2011-12 News

  • Brooks Retires After 41 Years as Diving Coach
    July 27, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn.--Bob Brooks has announced his retirement as the diving coach at the Coast Guard Academy after 41 years.
  • Morel Was Rescued by Coast Guard as a Boy
    May 16, 2012
    Senior diver Orlando Morel, who graduated today, says he would probably be dead had the Coast Guard not found him.
  • Five Named to NEWMAC All-Academic team
    February 27, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn.--(2/27/12)--The Coast Guard Academy placed five cadet-athletes on the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Swimming and Diving All-Academic team.
  • Duryea Named Rookie of the Year
    February 22, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn.--(2/22/12)--Coast Guard freshman Derrian Duryea has been named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Rookie of the Year.
  • Bears Take 2nd Place at NEWMAC Championships
    February 19, 2012
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(2/19/2012)--Coast Guard placed second for the fourth straight season at the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championships.
  • Bears Beat Wesleyan in Final Dual Meet
    February 04, 2012
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--(2/4/12)--Freshman Christian Brindamour won a pair of events and was part of winning relay leading the Bears to a 211-68 win over Wesleyan in the final dual meet of the season.
  • Coach John Westkott Records 150th Win
    January 28, 2012
    NEW LONDON, CONN.--(1/28/12)--Head Coach John Westkott picked up his 150th career win as both the men’s and women’s team beat Clark to celebrate Senior Day.
  • Bears Beat Rival Merchant Marine
    January 22, 2012
    KINGS POINT, N.Y.--(1/22/12)--Johnson Knox and Orlando Morel each won two events leading Coast Guard to a 187-108 win over host and rival Merchant Marine.
  • Bears Split at Springfield
    January 15, 2012
    SPRINGFIELD, MASS.--(1/15/12)--Brian McGuiness placed second in the 100 freestyle and was part of a relay team which placed second
  • Bears Win Easily
    January 11, 2012
    WELLESLEY, MASS.--(1/11/12)--Coast Guard won 15 of the 16 events to cruise past Babson 224-66 at Wellesley College.
  • Bears Improve to 4-1; Beat WPI
    November 19, 2011
    NEW LONDON, CONN.--(11/19/11)--Senior diver Jeff Mistrick won both boards while junior Kevin Smit won a pair of events
  • Bears Beat Providence
    November 18, 2011
    NEW LONDON, CONN.--(11/18/11)--Marco Tinari, Derrian Duryea and Jeff Mistrick each won two events
  • Knox Named NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week
    November 14, 2011
    NEW LONDON, CONN.--(11/14/11)--Coast Guard senior Johnson Knox has been named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Swimmer of the Week
  • Knox Leads Bears to Split
    November 12, 2011
    NORTON, MASS.--(11/12/11)--Senior Johnson Knox won two individual events and was a part of two winning relay teams as Coast Guard beat Wheaton
  • Bears Win Season Opener
    November 05, 2011
    NEW PALTZ, N.Y.--(11/5/11)--Sophomore Marco Tinari, senior Johnson Knox and freshman Derrian Duryea each won two events leading Coast Guard to a 169-88 win