|Title:||Head Women's Basketball Coach|
|High School:||Morse HS|
|Previous College:||SNHU ('13)|
|Major:||MS Sports Management|
In six seasons at CM, Andrew Morong has led the Lady Mustangs to an overall record of 149-36 and a Yankee Conference record of 74-11. During his tenure, CM has seen 10 All-Americans, 6 Academic All-Americans, 11 All-Conference selections, 2 Conference Player of the Year selections, 4 Yankee Conference Tournament MVP's, and most impressively, 25 Academic All-Conference selections.
The 2016-17 Lady Mustangs capped a 33-1 overall record with the USCAA DII National Championship, becoming the 1st women's collegiate basketball team in the state of Maine to win a national title. CM went undefeated in the Yankee Conference winning both the Regular Season Championship (3rd in 5 years) and the Conference Tournament (4th in 6 years). As the #1 overall seed in the USCAA DII National Tournament, the Lady Mustangs won all of their tournament games by double-digits, ending the season with an 18-game win streak. Coach Morong was also recognized as the USCAA DII National Coach of the Year.
The 2013-14 campaign was also a special one for Coach Morong and the Lady Mustangs, as CM reached the USCAA DII National Championship Game. After a second straight undefeated regular season in the YSCC, the Lady Mustangs won their 3rd straight YSCC Tournament Championship and earned the #1 seed in the USCAA National Tournament. CM defeated Warren Wilson College in the quarterfinals, the programs first win in the elimination round of the national tournament. In the Final Four, the Lady Mustangs knocked off Berkeley College to advance to the National Championship Game. After leading Cincinnati-Clermont at the half by 3, CM could not hang on and finished with a record of 28-3. CM joined only Bowdoin College and USM as the only 3 women's basketball programs in the state to ever reach a national title game.
Morong is a 2004 graduate of Morse High School. After high school Morong attended St. John's University in New York City where he studied Sports Management before transferring back home to the University of Maine. Morong started coaching career at Morse High School as a varsity assistant coach during the 2005-2006 school year, and was named the Associate Head Coach for the 2007-08 season. Morong spent three years as a girls varsity assistant at Morse before being named the Girls Varsity Basketball Coach at Poland Regional High School where he held that title from 2008-2011.
In 2008 Coach Morong graduated from the University of Maine with a B.A. in Psychology and a Minor in Business. In August of 2013, Morong earned his Masters Degree in Sports Management from Southern New Hampshire University.