Maine Maritime Academy football plays its home opener today in Castine and it just happens to be the 43rd annual Admiral's Cup game vs Massachusetts Maritime Academy.

Coach Chris McKenney and his Mariners lost to Mass Maritime in a thriller a year ago, 26-20 in double overtime.

The Buccaneers have won the Admiral's Cup 25 times, Maine Maritime 17 times.

The Mariners lost their season opener at SUNY-Maritime 30-0 two weeks ago.

Mass Maritime beat that SUNY team last week 48-13.

Date Opponent Result Time/Status
Sep. 5 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 30-0 Final
Sep. 19 Mass. Maritime 12:00 PM
43rd Annual Admiral's Cup / Homecoming 2015
Sep. 26 at MIT * 12:00 PM
Oct. 3 Coast Guard * 12:00 PM
Oct. 17 Western New Eng. * 12:00 PM
Oct. 24 at Endicott * 12:00 PM
Oct. 31 Curry * 12:00 PM
Nov. 7 at Salve Regina * 12:00 PM
Gaudet Middle School
Nov. 14 at Nichols * 12:00 PM