Sports Camps, other athletic department news

    FALCON SPORTS SUMMER CAMPS ARE FILLING UP Falcon Sports Camps are the ultimate in summer fun!  All camps are held on the beautiful campus of the United States Air Force Academy, located just north of Colorado Springs.  Camps are led by Academy intercollegiate head coaches for athletes aged 8-18.  Sessions 1 and 2 are 5-day camps designated for overnight boarders or daily commuters (boarders reside at the cadet dormitories and must be at least 12 years of age.)  Session 3 is a full 3-day commuter camp culminating on Wednesday afternoon.  Our camps encourage teamwork, help build self esteem and promote the practice of good character qualities while experiencing one of the greatest athletic venues in the country.  Check out individual camp listings for session availability, age requirements and individual needs!  Registration will be closed on June 3rd.

    Session 1 - June 5-10
    Session 2 - June 12-17
    Session 3 - June 20-22

    Click here for a list of available sports and to find out more information about AFA summer camps.

    Air Force Athletics Announces 2010-11 Athletic Honors - Air Force athletics recognized several cadet athletes as the 2010-11 sports season wrapped up at the Academy's annual awards ceremony today.  Senior hockey player Jacques Lamoureux and senior tennis player Christen Monreal were named male and female athlete of the year, respectively.  Senior swimmer Eric Robinson was named the scholar-athlete of the year, while senior football player Reggie Rembert was awarded the athletic excellence award.  Senior fencer Daniel Trapani took home the athletic leadership award and senior track and field star Justin Tyner won the outstanding athletic achievement award.  For a complete list of honorees click here.

     

    Fall Sports Season Tickets Currently on Sale Falcon football, hockey and volleyball season tickets for 2011-12 are now available.  Football will be hosting 7 games at home this year instead of the usual six.  Fans will be treated to a bonus game for the same price as last season.  Packages start at $60 and only $200 for family four packs.  Hockey season tickets remain in a limited amount.  Family Packs sold out weeks ago and seating in the reserved and center ice areas are soon to follow.  Volleyball season tickets offer an unbelievable value.  Fans can watch all 11 home matches for only $25 for adults and $10 for youth.   Click here to be re-directed to the AFA ticket webpage or contact a ticket office representative at 719-472-1895.

     

    2011-12 Kid Force Sign Ups Now Available The official Kid's Club of Air Force Academy Athletics is now accepting membership applications for the 2011-12 season.  Kid Force provides youth with unique opportunities to get involved with sporting events at the Academy as well as interact with cadet athletes and Falcon coaches through special events and clinics.  Membership includes: two free tickets to the Tennessee St. football game on Sept. 24th with post game field passes and opportunity to play on the field, free admission to every Saturday men's basketball game, every Friday hockey game and every volleyball and women's basketball game throughout the season, free admission to Fan Fest inflatables at all home football games, Kid Force t-shirt and membership card, invitations to special events and clinics with AFA athletes and coaches, opportunities to win pre-game field passes as the official tee kid before each home football game and ball kids at all men's and women's basketball home games, monthly "Bird Talk" newsletters, Kid Force giveaways, annual year end tailgate party, and 10% discount on all Falcon merchandise at Visitor's Center gift shop and Falcon Shop in Clune Arena.  Online registration is available by clicking here.  Memberships are only $25 with each additional membership per family costing only $20.  For more information please contact Alex with AFA Marketing at 719-333-2122.