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    Lacrosse team takes on defending champ at Mile High

    The Air Force Lacrosse team takes on defending national champion and #4 ranked Loyola at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium on Saturday 16 March at 2 PM. 

    A special discounted ticket has been made available for all family, friends, and members of the Air Force Academy Athletic Association! Come out to Mile High Stadium and watch as the Air Force Academy Falcons battle Loyola in the Mile High Classic! Tickets for this event are only $20.00 and include the second game where Denver will take on #2 Notre Dame.  Just click on the link below to purchase your tickets.  This offer expires on March 8th, so get your tickets now!!

     

    March 16th, 2013

    Sports Authority Field at Mile High

    Ø Loyola vs. Air Force at 2:00 PM

    Ø Notre Dame vs. Denver 4:30 PM

      

    Click Here to Purchase Tickets

     Promotional Code: Air Force

    Story about heroics of lacrosse manager Garrett O'Hanlon

     The link below is to a New York Post story on Air Force lacrosse team manager Garrett O'Hanlon and how he saved a man's life.

    http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/manhattan/heroes_snatch_man_off_tracks_5xxneLwPQ3SHBjuXkuy5BI

    Air Force Lacrosse to Compete at Play for Parkinson's Tournament

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    The Air Force lacrosse team is scheduled to compete in the third-annual Play for Parkinson's Lacrosse Series on Saturday, Oct. 6. The event, which is sponsored by the ProjectSpark Foundation, will be held at Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Va. The men's tournament will feature five teams, including Air Force, Georgetown, Princeton, Towson and Virginia.

    All proceeds from the Play for Parkinson's Lacrosse Series will benefit the ProjectSpark Foundation, an organization established by former Princeton lacrosse player Christian Cook and his sister, Lauren Cook, as a means to fight Parkinson's disease.

    More information on ticket prices, location, and volunteer opportunities may be found at www.playforparkinsons.org.

    Falcon Newcomer Recognized by Inside Lacrosse

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    In its 2012 Recruiting Issue, Inside Lacrosse tabbed Air Force freshman Doug Gouchoe one of the top 20 goalies in this year's incoming class.

    Gouchoe, a Massachusetts native, helped lead Concord-Carlisle High School to an undefeated season and a state title in 2012. The high school All-American recorded a .682 save percentage in his senior campaign.

    For full listings of the top 20 incoming goalies, visit http://insidelacrosse.com/news/2012/08/14/2012-recruiting-issue-top-20-goalies

    Pair of Falcons Ranked Among Top Freshmen by Inside Lacrosse

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    Air Force freshmen Keith Dreyer and Kyle O'Brien have been listed by Inside Lacrosse in its initial Freshman Rankings for the 2012 season. Each year, Inside Lacrosse rates the top 25 freshmen in NCAA Division I lacrosse; Wednesday's ranking is the first of three updates during the season.

    Dreyer, rated 10th by Inside Lacrosse, currently leads all freshmen in the nation with 4.33 points per game, while tallying a team-best 17 assists on the year. Meanwhile, O'Brien, a defensive standout for the Falcons with 23 ground balls and eight caused turnovers, is ranked 15th by Inside Lacrosse

    For the full rankings, visit: http://insidelacrosse.com/news/2012/03/20/ncaa-lacrosse-freshman-rankings-march-21

    Dayton Gilbreath Recognized by Inside Lacrosse

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    Senior lacrosse captain Dayton Gilbreath was named a preseason All-ECAC pick in the 2012 Face-Off Yearbook, released by Inside Lacrosse. Gilbreath, a three-time all-conference defenseman, was one of 14 players named to the preseason All-ECAC team, which is chosen by the coaches of the league.

    In addition, the Falcons were chosen to finish sixth in the eight-team league. For the full list of preseason all-conference picks, as well as the coaches' poll, click on the following link: http://insidelacrosse.com/news/2011/12/16/2012-face-yearbook-ecac-rankings-and-conference-outlook

    Senior John Kryzminski Featured by Inside Lacrosse

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    Air Force senior John Krzyminski is the subject of a special Veteran's Day feature by Inside Lacrosse. Kryzminski, who was named the Cadet Wing Commander for the Spring 2012 semester, was recently selected to attend Combat Rescue Officer training following graduation.

    For the complete article, click on the following link: http://insidelacrosse.com/news/2011/11/11/air-forces-john-krzyminski-serves-so-others-may-live