Mighty Macs to Receive Hall of Fame Rings
Oct30

Mighty Macs to Receive Hall of Fame Rings

  Immaculata University’s Mighty Macs of 1972, 1973, and 1974, who were recently inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, will be recognized by the Immaculata community and receive their official Hall of Fame rings during half-time of the home-opener game of the women’s basketball team versus Rowan University on Saturday, November 15, at 1:00 p.m.  Also, a commemorative Hall of Fame banner will be unveiled...

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Mighty Macs Have Always Been Hall of Famers
Aug06

Mighty Macs Have Always Been Hall of Famers

The story of the Mighty Macs of Immaculata University, the tiny Catholic college with no gym, no scholarships, and an enrollment of less than 800 – nestled in the rolling hills of Chester County, PA, became a Hollywood movie.  BUT, do you really know the story of these Hall of Famers? With or without induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA, these players have always been Hall of Famers in...

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Women’s Basketball HOF Name Mighty Macs “Trailblazers”
Jul24

Women’s Basketball HOF Name Mighty Macs “Trailblazers”

Within one year, the Immaculata University championship Mighty Macs’ teams will have been recognized by three prestigious organizations for their contributions to the game of basketball.  Most recently, the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (WBHOF) in Knoxville, TN announced its 2015 Hall of Fame inductees.  In addition to the Class of 2015, the WBHOF will recognize the 1972-74 Immaculata College Mighty Macs for their contributions to...

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Championship Mighty Macs to be inducted to Philadelphia Hall of Fame
Jun10

Championship Mighty Macs to be inducted to Philadelphia Hall of Fame

The Immaculata University Mighty Macs’ basketball teams of the early 1970s will be enshrined into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame on November 13, 2014, at the Sheraton, Society Hill at 7:00 p.m. Several of the Mighty Macs have been enshrined into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame based on their individual achievements.  Coach Cathy Rush was inducted with the Class of 2005; Theresa Shank Grentz is a 2007 inductee, and Marianne...

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Mighty Macs to be Inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame
Apr07

Mighty Macs to be Inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

Immaculata University is proud to announce that the Mighty Macs’ basketball teams of the early 1970s will be enshrined into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA, at the induction ceremony for the Class of 2014 on August 8. In addition to the Immaculata Mighty Macs, the other inductees include Alonzo Mourning, Bob Leonard, Nolan Richardson, Mitch Richmond, Gary Williams, Sarunas Marciulionis, Nat Clifton,...

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