Rebecca Esselstein, a 2015 graduate of the Air Force Academy, earned another postseason academic honor this afternoon (July 28), as the Mountain West named her its Student-Athlete of the Year for the 2014-15 season. She is the first member of the track/field and cross country teams to earn this award.
Nine members of the Air Force track and field team were named Mountain West Scholar-Athletes this morning, as the conference office released its annual list of award winners. The women accounted for five honorees to pace the Academy's total list of 26, while the men tied for second with four selections.
Three members of the Air Force track and field team were named to the 2015 U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association's Division I All-Academic Team on July 17. Senior Kobi Rex highlighted the trio of Air Force honorees, as he became the first cadet-athlete in program history to claim USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors ...
The Air Force track and field team placed 34 athletes on the Mountain West academic all-conference team for the spring semester, the league office announced earlier this week. Highlighted by a school-leading 22 selections from the men's team and 12 additions from the women's squad, the track and field program accounted for over half of...
Three Air Force alumni wrapped up competition at the USATF National Championships in Eugene, Ore., this weekend. Academy graduates Paige Blackburn, Annette (Eichenberger) Melcher and Joey Uhle competed in two field events and one running event at Historic Hayward Field.