2015-16 News

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    July 02, 2016
    Fanning, Turley, Barnes, Rohde, and Morin Earn All-America Honors SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (June 30, 2016) – The Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) recently announced the 2015-16 All-America Team. Coast Guard had an astonishing five members named to the team: Avery Fanning, Robert Turley, Nikole Barnes, Dana Rohde, and Anna Morin. The names of the winners will be added to the ICSA Hall of Fame display located in the Robert Crown Center at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.
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    June 30, 2016
    All-America Team Selection Show Tonight The ICSA All-America Committee is pleased to present the 2015-2016 Intercollegiate Sailing Association All-America Team. The video production will be available on the CollegeSailing.org homepage at 8:00 EDT tonight, June 30.
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    June 04, 2016
    Bears Second at Gill Coed National Championship SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (June 3, 2016) – Today was the last day of the Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship, co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference. This is the last of three high caliber spring college sailing national championships that were run on North San Diego Bay off of the B Street Pier. After four days of intense competition Coast Guard finished second for the second year in a row, winning the Oxford Trophy.
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    June 03, 2016
    Follow the Last Day of National Championship Live Racing will continue today at 1:30 EST in the final day of the Gill Coed National Championship. Ten races per division were completed yesterday and another eight per division will be contested today. Check out the following links to follow the action live:
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    June 03, 2016
    Bears in the Hunt at Coed National Championship SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (June 2, 2016) – The Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship continued today co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference. The teams are sailing on North San Diego Bay off of the B Street Pier. The top eighteen collegiate teams in the nation advanced from the previous two days of racing in the semifinals to make it to the finals event, which began today.
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    June 02, 2016
    Bears Move Onto National Championship Finals SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (June 1, 2016) – Today was the second and final day of the semifinals for the Gill Coed National Championship, co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference. The top 36 college sailing teams in the nation have been sailing on North San Diego Bay by the Port of San Diego, for 18 spots in the championship finals, which begin tomorrow, Thursday, June 2. The 36 teams are divided into two fleets of 18 teams, Eastern and Western semifinal groups, the top nine from each fleet will make up the 18 teams who compete in the finals.
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    June 01, 2016
    Women's National Champions Featured on San Diego News When Coast Guard captured its first national women's sailing championship on this weekend, KUSI NEWS in San Diego was on hand
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    May 31, 2016
    Coed Sailing Leads Western Semi-Final After Day One SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (May 31, 2016) – Today was the first day of the Gill Coed National Championship Semifinals, co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference. The top 36 collegiate sailing teams in the nation reported to the regatta venue at the Port of San Diego to compete for 18 spots in the championship finals, which will begin on Thursday, June 2.
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    May 28, 2016
    Nikole Barnes Named Quantum Women's Sailor of the Year SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (May 27, 2016) ? The Quantum Women?s Sailor of the Year was announced during an awards presentation at the San Diego Port Pier after racing at the Sperry Women?s National Championship. This is awarded annually to an individual who has performed at the highest level of competition in district and national championships. The ICSA All-America committee evaluates with great detail all of the finalists? results and calculates the winner.
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    May 27, 2016
    BEARS WIN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SAN DIEGO, Calif.--The Coast Guard Academy Women's Sailing Team won the 2016 Sperry Women's National Championship for the Geral C. Miller Trophy in dominating fashion, finishing 40 points ahead of second place Brown University. This is the Bear's first national title in program history.
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    May 27, 2016
    How to Follow National Championship Live Racing will continue today at 1:30 EST in the final day of the Sperry Women's National Championship. Check out the following links to follow the action live:
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    May 26, 2016
    Bears Lead Women's National Championship After Day One SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (May 26, 2016) – The Sperry Women’s National Championship continued today on North San Diego Bay, co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference. Eighteen collegiate teams advanced from the previous two days of competition in the semifinals to make it to the finals racing. The teams are vying for the national title and the Gerald C. Miller Trophy.
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    May 26, 2016
    Women's Sailing Advances to National Championship Finals SAN DIEGO, Cali.--Racing continued today on North San Diego Bay in the second day of the Sperry Women’s Semifinals. Thirty-six collegiate sailing teams from across the nation qualified to compete in these semifinals to determine the top 18 teams who will advance to the finals, which begin tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. The 36 teams are divided into two fleets of 18 teams, Western and Eastern Semifinal groups, the top nine from each fleet will make up the 18 teams who compete in the final championship.
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    May 24, 2016
    Bears in the Lead After Day One of Western Semi-Final SAN DIEGO, Cali.–The 2016 Intercollegiate Sailing Association's series of National Championships began today on North San Diego Bay in San Diego, Calif. with the Sperry Women's Semi-Final Championship co-hosted by San Diego Yacht Club and the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference (PCCSC). The semi-finals are the precursor and qualifying event for the Sperry Women's National Championship Finals, which will begin Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 a.m.
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    May 17, 2016
    Coast Guard Sailing Featured in The Day NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Coast Guard sailing team was featured in an article by Gavin Keefe of The New London Day this past weekend.
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    May 06, 2016
    NEISA Recognizes CGA Sailors for Excellence in Competition Hanover, N.H.—Three Coast Guard Academy sailors, Avery Fanning, Robert Turley, and Nikole Barnes, were named to the All-NEISA First Team.
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    May 02, 2016
    Bears Third at Coed New England Championship, Advance to National Championship Hanover, N.H.—The coed sailing team finished third at the Coed New England Championship for the Coast Guard Alumni Bowl and advanced to the Coed National Championship Semi-Finals in San Diego, CA on May 30. This will be the Bear’s third appearance in as many years at the season’s culminating event.
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    April 28, 2016
    Barnes, Morin, Rohde, and Herring Earn All-NEISA Awards New Haven, Conn.—The New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association (NEISA) recently announced 2015-2016 awards for women’s sailing, with four members of the Coast Guard Academy team making the list.
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    April 25, 2016
    Women's Sailing Wins New England Championship NEW HAVEN, Conn.—The Coast Guard Academy Women’s Sailing Team won the 2016 Women’s New England Championship for the Jerry Reed Trophy for the first time in program history. The Bears clinched a conference title in impressive fashion, winning both A-Division and B-Division. With the win, they will advance to the 2016 Women’s National Championship Semi-Finals in San Diego, CA on May 24.
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    April 11, 2016
    Bears End Team Race Bid on a High NEW LONDON, Conn.—Coast Guard sailed their best event of the season, but narrowly missed a qualifying position at the New England Team Race Championship for the Fowle Trophy. The team finished the event with 5 wins and 6 losses, tying four other teams for sixth place and ultimately ending in ninth after the tiebreaker was applied.
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    April 05, 2016
    Coast Guard to host New England Team Race Championship NEW LONDON, Conn.—Coast Guard will host the 2016 New England Team Race Championship for the Leonard M. Fowle Trophy at Jacobs Rock Sailing and Seamanship Center on April 9-10. The event, which will feature the top twelve teams from New England going head to head in a round robin format, will serve as the qualifier for the Team Race National Championship.
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    March 21, 2016
    Bears 10th at Graham Hall Team Race ANNAPOLIS, Md.--The sailing team begain their 2016 team race campaign with a 10th place showing at the Graham Hall Team Race hosted by the US Naval Academy, finishing with a record of nine wins and eleven losses.
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    December 31, 2015
    2015 TOP MOMENT: #1 -- SAILING FINISHES SECOND IN NATION We have been taking a look back at the Top Ten moments of 2015.
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    November 15, 2015
    No. 6 Bears Win Atlantic Coast Championship NORFOLK, Va.—The coed sailing team will enter the off-season as champions after winning the Atlantic Coast Championship for the first time in program history. The Bears came from behind in dramatic fashion to pass local rivals Yale University in the final two races of the regatta.
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    November 09, 2015
    No. 5 Bears Fifth at Hap Moore Trophy / Rohde Eighth at National Championship NEW LONDON, Conn.--The fifth ranked sailing team finished fifth at the Hap Moore Trophy Team Race with a record of ten wins and six losses. At the Singlehanded National Championship, Dana Rohde finished eighth.
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    November 03, 2015
    No. 5 Bears Advance to Atlantic Coast Championship BOSTON, Mass.--The 5th ranked sailing team finished fourth at the NEISA Fall Championship for the Erwin Schell Trophy and advanced to the Atlantic Coast Championship. This will be the Bears' first appearance at the ACCs in over a decade.
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    October 26, 2015
    No. 3 Women's Sailing Wins Mrs. Hurst Bowl CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--The third ranked women's sailing team won the Mrs. Hurst Bowl, hosted by Harvard University, for the second year in a row. The team remains unbeaten in Interconference competition.
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    October 21, 2015
    Barnes and Morin Named NEISA Women's Sailors of the Week Cambridge, MA--The New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association announced Wednesday that Coast Guard's Nikole Barnes and Anna Morrin have been named Women's Sailors of the Week after winning A-Division at the Yale Women's Interconference.
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    October 20, 2015
    No. 1 Bears Win Yale Women's Interconference New Haven, CT--The women's sailing team added another win to their record this past weekend, taking the Yale Women's Interconference in dominating fashion. The top ranked Bears won the event by a staggering 43 points over the second place team.
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    October 07, 2015
    Britton and Barnes Named NEISA Sailors of the Week BOSTON, Mass.--The New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association Awards Committee announced Tuesday that Coast Guard's Andrew Britton and Nikole Barnes were named the Coed Sailors of the Week.
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    October 05, 2015
    Bears Win Danmark Trophy, Rohde Advances to Nationals NEW LONDON, Conn.?The sailing team continued their successful season this past weekend, winning their home interconference regatta, the Danmark Trophy. At the New England Women?s Singlehanded Championship, Dana Rohde finished second and will move on to the Women?s Singlehanded National Championship.
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    October 03, 2015
    Bears at the Top in National Polls NEW LONDON, Conn.--After a successful start to their 2015-2016 campaign, the sailing team finds themselves ranked in the top-5 in both coed and women's sailing, a first in program history.
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    September 21, 2015
    Women's Sailing Wins Stu Nelson Trophy NEW LONDON, Conn.--The women's sailing team got their first win of the season at the Stu Nelson Trophy hosted by Connecticut College. The Bears came from behind midway through the regatta to win the Stu Nelson Trophy for the first time in school history.
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    September 16, 2015
    Turley and Fanning Named NEISA Sailors of the Week CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--The New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association (NEISA) announced on Tuesday that Coast Guard seniors Robert Turley and Avery Fanning are this week's Coed Sailors of the Week.
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    September 14, 2015
    Bears Win Harry Anderson Trophy, 3rd at Toni Deutsch Trophy NEW HAVEN, Conn.—The sailing team began their 2015-2016 with a win at the Harry Anderson Trophy hosted by Yale and a third place finish at the Women’s Toni Deutsch Trophy hosted by MIT. This is the first time the Bears have won the Harry Anderson Trophy since its inception in 1974.