This week in Air Force athletics


Fans attending the Air Force vs. New Mexico game this Saturday are encouraged to bring canned food items to donate to Care and Share at the Falcon Stadium gates.  Bins will be placed at various entrance for food drop offs on Saturday.  Fans can also donate money as volunteers will be stationed around the stadium to collect funds for local families in need as we near the Holiday season.  Checks can be made out to CFC ( Combined Federal Campaign) with Care and Share noted in the memo line. 

It's also Youth Night at Falcon Stadium this Saturday which means that all kids aged 13 and under can take advantage of $5 tickets with the purchase of an adult ticket. 
Click here for more information.  All Kid Force kids will also be invited out to the game and will receive two free tickets along with access to the field post-game to play catch and run around on the turf.  To sign up for Kid Force before this weekend's game click here.  Memberships are only $25 for the entire year!


Coach Calhoun Show
Join Coach Calhoun and Jim Arthur at Back East Bar and Grill this Thursday, October 18th for the weekly People's Bank Coaches Show broadcast live at 6:30 pm.  Stop by after work for great food and drink and get insight on this Saturday's game vs. New Mexico.

Friday Football Luncheon Catered by Qdoba
Falcon fans are invited to a pre-game lunch at the Falcon Stadium press box this Friday, October 19th to get fired up for the New Mexico game on Saturday.  The menu includes a steak and chicken taco bar, cilantro and lime rice, chips and queso and brownies and chocolate chip cookies for desert.  Lunch is only $10 per plate and includes a program with door prizes and a preview for Saturday's game with Coach Calhoun.

Boxing Friday Night Fights - Friday, October 19th - The road to the Wing Open Championships continues this Friday at the Cadet Gymnasium Boxing Gym @ 4:30 pm.  Catch a full card of bouts featuring the best fighters on base.  Admission is free.

Men's and Women's Swimming Home Meet - Friday, October 19th - Stop by the Cadet Natatorium for a full day of swimming as the men's and women's teams host Colorado College, CMU and CSM @ 4:30 pm on Friday.  Admission is free.

Men's Soccer Home Series - Friday, October 19th and Sunday, October 21st  - The Falcon men's soccer team looks to get back above .500 with a pair of conference games at home this weekend.  Air Force welcomes Seattle U to the Cadet Soccer Stadium on Friday @ 7 pm and will wrap up play with an afternoon game vs. San Jose State @ 1 pm on Sunday.


Hockey vs. Colorado College - Friday, October 19th - Air Force hockey opens up their 2012-13 campaign with a huge home game vs. cross town rival CC at the Cadet Ice Arena this Friday @ 7:05 pm.  To inquire about standing room only tickets please contact the Air Force ticket office at 719-472-1895.  If you can't make the game catch all of the action live on the Sports Animal 1300 am here.

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