Air Force track and field head coach Ralph Lindeman announced the addition of 33 cadet-athletes to the program's roster for the upcoming season, as the Falcons concluded their first week of classes at the Academy. The newest group of Air Force track and field athletes includes six high school state champions and several conference...
The Air Force Falcons are offering discounted prices for group outings at Falcon Stadium for the upcoming 2014 football season.
Air Force men's soccer won a 1-0 exhibition match against New Mexico Wednesday afternoon at the Cadet Soccer Stadium. Blake Elder scored in the 27th minute to lift the Falcons.
Two members of the Air Force women's gymnastics team earned academic recognition this afternoon (Aug. 19) for their success in the classroom during the 2014 season, as the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women (NACGC/W) named its Scholastic All-American Team.
The Air Force volleyball team earned the highest preseason conference ranking in program history this morning, as the Mountain West released its 2014 preseason coaches' poll. With 31 points, the Falcons were picked ninth in the 11-team league.
Friday, August 8, 2014 - Athletics
Penrose-St. Francis is excited to announce a partnership with the Air Force Academy Athletics program to be the "Proud Orthopedic Partner for Air Force Athletics." This year-long partnership kicks off with Penrose-St. Francis as the proud sponsor of the Air...Read More
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Athletics
THIS DAY IN AIR FORCE ACADEMY HISTORY - AUGUST STEVEN A. SIMON, USAFA '77 ACADEMY DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI PROGRAMS OFFICE 1 August 1956 -- Brigadier General Robert F. mcDermott becomes the second Dean of the Faculty. He served until...Read More
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - Football
Get fired up for the 2014 football season with the Annual Football 101 event at the Holaday Athletic Center on Friday, August 1st! Join Coach Calhoun and his wife Amanda for a fun night of food, drinks and football...Read More
Monday, June 30, 2014 - Athletics
THIS DAY IN AIR FORCE ACADEMY HISTORY - JULY STEVEN A. SIMON, USAFA '77 ACADEMY DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI PROGRAMS OFFICE 1 July 1954 -- Noted architect Frank Lloyd Wright visits the Academy site. He was a partner in...Read More
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - Athletics
Peterson Air Force Base is hosting a memorial 5K run to honor Capt. David Lyon, who was killed in action on Dec. 27, 2013 while conducting combat operations near Kabul, Afghanistan. The run is sponsored by the 21 Logistics Readiness...Read More
Monday, June 23, 2014 - Athletics
Chris Howard, a 1991 graduate of the Air Force Academy and two-year football lettermen, is featured below in the National Football Foundation countdown to the 25th Campbell Trophy, awared to the best scholar-athlete in college football. Howard was the...Read More
Friday, June 13, 2014 - Athletics
The following link is to a story in the Colorado Springs Gazette about volleyball Emma Dridge and her participation in the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. Dridge was one of two student-athletes from the SAAC committee to attend a recent Mountain...Read More
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - Volleyball
For the first time in league history, the Mountain West Board of Directors meeting included two members of the MW Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). In keeping with the Conference's progressive approach, and with the new NCAA governance structure set to...Read More
Monday, June 2, 2014 - Athletics
THIS DAY IN AIR FORCE ACADEMY HISTORY - JUNE STEVEN A. SIMON, USAFA '77 ACADEMY DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI PROGRAMS OFFICE 1 June 1954 -- The Air Force Academy Project office is superseded by the newly created Air Force Academy...Read More
Monday, June 2, 2014 - Football
The following story was done by SB Nation and discusses the difficulty in coaching at a service academy. SB Nation feels that the three service academy jobs are the most difficult in the FBS. Air Force, Army, Navy head...Read More
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - Track & Field
WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- The Air Force decided May 23, to honor a fallen hero by naming the service's newest pre-positioning vessel after Capt. David I. Lyon."It's a fitting tribute to have the Air Force's newest pre-positioning vessel named after an...Read More
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - Athletics
Vision Training to Boost Sports Performance By KATE MURPHY New York TimesMay 26, 2014 3:50 pm The baseball hurtles toward the batter, and he must decide from its rotation whether it's a fastball worth a swing or a slider...Read More
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - Athletics
The link to two feature stories done by KKTV's Sam Farnsworth follow below about sophomore fencer Madeline Girardot and her saving the life of a local fencer. Here is the link to the quick segment done during the 5:30 news: http://www.kktv.com/video?videoid=2853056...Read More
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - Volleyball
For the second time in three years, an Air Force recruiting class was awarded High Honorable Mention status by PrepVolleyball.com, as the website recognized the Falcons' 2014 recruiting class on May 27. PrepVolleyball.com, the only website that does a yearly...Read More
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - Football
The link below is to a column from Colorado Springs columnist Paul Klee and some life-changing things former Air Force football player Ben Garland is doing. Garland is a 2010 Academy graduate and is playing professionally with the Denver...Read More