Maine Maritime Academy football stepped into its new conference, the New England Women's & Men's Conference (NEWMAC) Saturday afternoon and lost the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 56-31.

USMMA racked up 577 yards of offense to earn a second win (2-1).

MMA falls to 0-3.

Mariners QB Corey Creeger, who won NEWMAC Player of the Week honors last week for racking up over 360 of offense, accounted for 232 yards and four TDs today.

The Mariners are at WPI next week.