Hudson Valley Home Stand
Jeff Bower was intrigued by the possibility of returning to Marist as the Red Foxes’ head basketball coach, but he needed some convincing before ultimately taking the job.
“When they were interviewing me, I was interviewing them,” Bower said Monday at a news conference formally introducing him as coach. “I wasn’t going to move into a situation that didn’t feel like I had a chance to be successful....Read more »
It’s no wonder Marist couldn’t pass on Jeff Bower as the Red Foxes’ new basketball coach. On paper, he seems to almost have it all.
First of all, Bower, a former New Orleans Hornets coach and general manager, brings an NBA pedigree, which will count for something in the eyes of recruits. He can assure prospective players that he knows what NBA scouts are looking for and that he can groom athletes...Read more »
The Marist Red Foxes baseball team is poised for a run at the MAAC championship this season, led by preseason All-Conference shortstop senior Zach Shank and senior infielder Mike Orefice, a Wappingers Falls native.
The talent-laden Red Foxes are picked to finish fourth in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference in a poll of the conference's nine managers, slightly behind Rider, Canisius and...Read more »
Not only are the Marist Red Foxes no strangers to the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament, they also have an impressive track record in the Big Dance for a mid-major program.
Marist is making its eighth consecutive appearance in the tournament, having advanced beyond the first round four times during that span, including winning its opener each of the past two seasons. The Red Foxes, the 12th...Read more »