WIN A PAIR OF AIR FORCE FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS ON FACEBOOK In an effort to reward our great fans for their support and generate new followers to the official Facebook page of Falcon athletics, we'll be giving away a pair of season tickets to one lucky fan this week. To enter into the contest logon to our Facebook page, post a comment about the upcoming AFA sports season and get your friends to start liking your post. The fan that collects the most likes on their post at the end of the week will be our winner. The contest ends at Friday at noon so get posting! Click here to enter.
Single Game Football Tickets On Sale - Fans interested in reserving their seats for single games can do so now by visiting the ticket page on goairforcefalcons.com or contacting the AFA ticket office at 472-1895. Click here to view all game promotions for this upcoming season. There are plenty of great bargains out there for fans looking to catch a game at Falcon Stadium this year including $5 overlook tickets for every game except Army, $50 four packs with a $20 concession coupon included (South Dakota), $10 Military Personnel tickets (TCU), $5 Youth Day Tickets in all sections (Tenn. St.) and $10 Scout tickets with camping and a $5 concession voucher (Wyoming). Ticket sales for the TCU and Army games have been going strong and expect to sell out. Be sure to reserve your seats today, click here.
Single Game Promotions Announced for Volleyball Air Force volleyball kicks off the 2011 season with their annual Blue & Silver Scrimmage on Saturday, August 20th at the Cadet Gymnasium. Fans are invited to preview the team starting at 7 pm - admission is free. Regular season play begins on Tuesday, August 30th when the Falcons host Northern Colorado at 7 pm. The first 250 fans in attendance will receive a commemorative Air Force Volleyball long-sleeved t-shirt courtesy of Pepsi. Admission is only $2 for youth and $5 for adults. To check out the entire promotional schedule complete with ticket discounts and giveaways, click here.
Toast to the Host Football Kickoff This Saturday Join Falcon fans for an Air Force football kickoff party on the Cadet Gym Terrazzo this Saturday from 11 am to 1:30 pm. Fans in attendance will get a preview of the team during an open practice, admission to a beer and wine tasting festival and access to great food from local restaurants. Following practice Coach Calhoun will stop by to talk about the upcoming season and visit with everyone out on the Terrazzo. Should be a great time for kids as well with free ice cream, a visit from the bird opportunity to get autographs with the team. For tickets to the 2nd annual Toast to the Host, click here.
Earn Free AFA Tickets Through the Blue & Silver Book Club - Registration is now open for the 2011-12 Blue & Silver Book Club. The book club offers youth the opportunity to earn free tickets to AFA sporting events by reaching specific reading goals on a monthly basis. The program is free to join and open to kids aged 8th grade and under. Membership cards, book logs and additional information about the program is available at all PPLD branches and the USAFA base library. Fans can also logon to goairforcefalcons.com to download their membership cards and book logs, click here.
Coaches Tour With Coach Calhoun - Coach Calhoun will be hitting the road for the second leg of his Coaches Tour next week. If you live up in the Denver area, be sure to stop by Rock Bottom Brewery at Park Meadows Mall after work for some great food and drink specials and a visit with Coach Calhoun. Coach will be by the Brewery at 6 pm for a meet and greet with fans and will then talk to the crowd about this upcoming season and answer any questions regarding the state of Falcon Football.
Kids Day at Falcon Stadium - Mark your calendars for Saturday, August 20th for a fun afternoon at Falcon Stadium with the Air Force Football team. Gates will open at 9:30 am for an open practice followed by a brief scrimmage. Fans are invited to come preview the team and then stick around to meet the players and coaches down on the field for autographs and photos. We'll keep the South side of the stadium open from the 50 into the endzone for kids to play catch on. Admission is free and open to the general public.
Women's Soccer vs. Colorado - The women's soccer team will be hosting Colorado for a pre-season exhibition game at the Cadet Soccer Stadium next Friday, August 12th @ 6 pm. Admission is free.