Air Force Baseball Takes on Navy at Freedom Classic

    Soph. RHP Steven Trojan.
    Soph. RHP Steven Trojan.

    Feb. 19, 2014

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    Schedule
    vs. Navy - Friday, Feb. 21 - 6 pm EST
    vs. Navy - Saturday, Feb. 22 - 2 pm
    vs. Navy - Sunday, Feb. 23 - 12:30 pm
    - All three games at Grainger Stadium - Kinston, N.C.

    The Last Meeting
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    Air Force Splits Sunday Doubleheader with Navy at Freedom Classic
    Air Force baseball split its doubleheader with Navy Sunday at the Freedom Classic at Grainger Stadium. Navy won game one, 3-2, while Air Force took game two, 13-3, to split the series at 2-2. The Falcons are now 2-6 on the season and the Midshipmen are 4-4.

    Live Stats/Twitter
    - Live stat links available via gametracker at goAirForceFalcons.com
    - Twitter updates at @AF_Baseball

    The Coaches:
    AF: Mike Kazlausky (Maj. Retired) (USAFA, 1991) is 59-116 in his fourth year.
    Navy: Paul Kostacopoulos (Providence, 1987) is 234-192-4 in his ninth year at Navy and 738-524-6 in his 25th year overall.

    Records:
    Air Force: 1-2
    Navy: 1-2

    Last Time Out:
    Air Force: Went 1-2 to open season at Texas State Invite in San Marcos, Texas, Feb. 14-16.
    Navy: Went 1-2 to open season at Florida A&M, Feb. 14-16.

    W-L vs. Opponent/Last Meeting
    Air Force leads 18-17
    The Falcons went 2-2 in four games vs. Navy last year at Freedom Classic.

    Notable:
    - Air Force and Navy meet in Kinston for the third time, dating back to 2011.

    Series History vs. Navy
    - Air Force has played Navy 35 times, with the Falcons leading 18-17.
    - The two teams first met on March 3, 1990, where the Falcons swept a doubleheader, 9-1, 3-0, at the Service Academies Spring Classic.
    - Air Force is 33-24 against service academy schools, going 16-6 all-time against Army.

    Up Next
    The Falcons open Mountain West play with a three-game series at UNLV, Feb. 28-March 2.


     

     

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