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Brent Briggeman

Air Force Academy Sports Reporter

Brent Briggeman has been with the The Gazette since 2006 and began covering Air Force athletics in the fall of 2012. While with The Gazette I've jumped from layout & design to covering the Sky Sox to spending several years overseeing our high school sports coverage. I've written for newspapers at the University of Kansas, St. Joseph, Mo., and Maui. (By the way, one of those things is not like the other)

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Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Brent Suter throws during the first inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Phillies No 1 Pick Baseball
FILE - In this May 20, 2014, file photo, Tennessee's Nick Senzel throws to first during the seventh inning against Vanderbilt at the Southeastern Conference NCAA college baseball tournament, in Hoover, Ala. After stockpiling young talent in their farm system through several trades, the Phillies have their choice of the best amateur players in the nation. Florida lefty A.J. Puk, high school lefty Jason Groome and Tennessee third baseman Nick Senzel are among the players Philadelphia could choose with the No. 1 pick in Major League Baseball's amateur draft. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)
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Sky Sox mascott Sox the Fox pumps up the crowd during a game against the Albuquerque Isotopes at Sky Sox Stadium on Monday, May 3, 2004. Photo by David Bitton
A crowd of 6,520 watches as the Sky Sox defeat the New Orleans Zephyrs 5-4 Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Security Service Field in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A crowd of 6,520 watches as the Sky Sox defeat the New Orleans Zephyrs 5-4 Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Security Service Field in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
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Milwaukee Brewers' Brett Phillips walks back to the dugout after striking out during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants Monday, June 5, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Air Force beat Colorado Christian 70-47 in their home opener Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Clune Arena. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette
Sky Sox right fielder Brett Phillips runs onto the field during the introduction of the 2017 team before the season opener against Omaha Thursday, April 6, 2017, at Security Service Field in Colorado Springs, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Sky Sox right fielder Brett Phillips runs onto the field during the introduction of the 2017 team before the season opener against Omaha Thursday, April 6, 2017, at Security Service Field in Colorado Springs, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)