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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)
  • More from Calhoun on new rules, trends and the Commander-in-Chief

    Updated: Wed, Jun 17, 2015

    Here’s more from Tuesday’s college football coaches’ luncheon that included Air Force’s Troy Calhoun, Colorado’s Mike MacIntyre and Colorado State’s Mike Bobo as well as coaches from CSU-Pueblo and Northern Colorado. The event was moderated by Gary Barnett, who provided an element of...

  • Revamped stadiums, facilities the talk of Colorado college football coaches

    Updated: Wed, Jun 17, 2015

    New stadiums and facilities were the topic of conversation when the state's top college football coaches gathered Tuesday in Colorado Springs. Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre touted the $156 million football complex his team is moving into this offseason that includes a 16,000...

  • Air Force coach Troy Calhoun unhappy with television's influence on Mountain West

    Updated: Wed, Jun 17, 2015

    Air Force's home football schedule includes five games with undetermined start times and under the control of ESPN. They could wind up kicking off at noon, they could be 8:30 p.m. They could bring bonus money of $500,000 if selected for ESPN or ESPN2, they could be shuffled to...

  • Colorado Springs-area product in line to start at linebacker for Colorado State

    Updated: Tue, Jun 16, 2015

    Fountain-Fort Carson linebacker Kevin Davis is currently in line to start at linebacker for Colorado State, coach Mike Bobo said Tuesday. Davis, who took a medical hardship in 2013, will be a junior in the 2015 season. Bobo, the Rams’ first-year coach, said Davis would be the...

  • Air Force assistant selected to work with NBA team

    Updated: Tue, Jun 16, 2015

    Air Force assistant basketball coach Andy Moore recently spent three days working with the Utah Jazz. Moore was one of five collegiate assistants invited by the NBA team to staff a mini camp. While there he coached a team during scrimmages, helped install offensive sets and oversaw...

  • Dodgers beat the rain and Colorado Springs Sky Sox

    Updated: Mon, Jun 15, 2015

    Oklahoma City beat the rain and the Sky Sox with a three-run sixth inning and rode it to a 5-2 victory in a game called in the seventh at Security Service Field on Monday night. Catcher Austin Barnes drove in three runs for the Dodgers' Triple-A affiliate. Shortstop Cory Seager, the...

  • Brief appearance in majors provides boost to Sky Sox pitcher Tyler Cravy

    Updated: Mon, Jun 15, 2015

    Tyler Cravy will forever remember Matt Holliday's reaction. Holliday was ejected in the seventh inning June 2 after arguing a called third strike against Cravy. The ejection put an end to Holliday's streak of reaching base after an National League-record 45 games to start the season....

  • Perkins' runner-up finish caps Air Force's week at NCAA track meet

    Published: Sat, Jun 13, 2015

    We have run results from Air Force’s three representatives at the NCAA Outdoor Championships through the week, but here they are in one place if you’ve missed them as they’ve been reported from Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.: - Recently graduated 2nd Lt. Zach Perkins highlighted the...

  • Rockies reflect on convenience of former Sky Sox affiliation

    Updated: Fri, Jun 12, 2015

    Christian Bergman was playing on the road in Iowa when the Colorado Rockies brought him up for the first time in 2014. He caught a flight to Denver to join the big-league team and the next day drove to Colorado Springs to grab his things out of the apartment he had rented while with...

  • Inside the mind of a 10,000-meter champion, Hannah Everson of Air Force

    Updated: Thu, Jun 11, 2015

    Covering 10,000 meters requires a runner to be alone with their thoughts for a long time - in the case of Hannah Everson, 34 minutes, 23.52 seconds. The Air Force record-holder in the event described her mental process at the regional May 28 in Austin, Texas, that she won despite...

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