Marie Messer Webb
Induction Year: 2000
Class of: 1987
Sports: Basketball

Marie Messer Webb, 1987- A four-year player at the small forward position, Marie Messer Webb was a great shooter with a deadly jump shot, and a solid passer and rebounder. An honorable mention All-ECAC and All-State player, she played on the Huskie’s last two NAIA District Five championship teams (1984 and 1985) and the 1986-87 team that reached the NCAA quarterfinals. She was named to the all-tournament team at the 1987 Little East Conference tournament and played in the 1987 New England Senior All-Star game. Still ranked in the top ten in many offensive categories, Messer was a model of consistency during her career playing for former coach Richard “Doc” Costello. She averaged 10.0 points and 4.6 rebounds while passing out 113 assists and shooting .493 from the floor as a freshman. The following year, she averaged highs of 12.7 points and 6.9 rebounds with 101 assists, and shot .498 from the field. In the Huskies first season (1985-86) in NCAA play, she contributed 9.5 points and 5.3 rebounds and 87 assists. During her final campaign, she averaged 11.2 points and 4.3 rebounds, and had career-highs with 125 assists and a .512 field goal percentage. Ranked sixth in all-time in points scored (1227), she also ranks among the top ten in games played, field goals made, field goals attempted, field goal percentage, assists, and assists per game. After graduation, she played one season professionally for the Dublin (Ireland) Celtics.  Messer is the supervisor of student activities in Penobscot Job Corps in Bangor. She resides in Stetson, Maine.