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.
Air Force senior Rebecca Esselstein was named the Capital One Academic All-American of the Year for Division I Women’s Track/Field and Cross Country, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced today (June 25). Esselstein, a 2015 Academy graduate and Rhodes Scholar, is the first Air Force athlete to...
Three graduates of the Air Force track and field program will compete at the 2015 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships this week (June 25-28) in Eugene, Oregon. Paige Blackburn, Annette (Eichenberger) Melcher and Joey Uhle will represent the Falcons' alumni group during the four-day meet at Historic Hayward Field.
Air Force senior Joey Uhle was named the Mountain West Men's Outdoor Track and Field Student-Athlete of the Year, the conference office announced this afternoon (June 17). Uhle, who shared the 2015 men's outdoor honor with New Mexico's Peter Callahan, is the first Air Force athlete to earn the conference's top track and field award.
The Air Force track and field team claimed two All-America honors this afternoon, as the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced its Division I list of All-Americans from last week's national meet at Oregon's Historic Hayward Field. Senior Zach Perkins received first-team status from the USTFCCCA, while...