Championship Mighty Macs to be inducted to Philadelphia Hall of Fame
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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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40th Anniversary of Mighty Macs First National Championship

Immaculata University and its alumni and friends are commemorating the 40th anniversary of the first Mighty Macs national college women’s basketball championship on March 19. The Mighty Macs team members and their coach, Cathy Rush, won the first three U.S. national women’s college basketball championships in 1972, 1973, and 1974. They played the University of Maryland in the first nationally televised women’s basketball game in 1974,...

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