More Afa News Articles

  • Air Force Academy athletic official arrested in Colorado Springs prostitution sting

    By Tom Roeder -
    Updated: Wed, Nov 19, 2014

    A top Air Force Academy athletic official was arrested in a Colorado Springs prostitution sting, police confirmed Tuesday. Dermot J. Coll, who abruptly resigned his position as head of the academy athletic department's fundraising arm Friday, was cited for allegedly soliciting sex...

  • Air Force Academy cadets join national pledge not to rape

    Updated: Thu, Nov 13, 2014

    Cadets have pledged to not lie, cheat or steal. They added another pledge Wednesday: They will not rape. It's part of a national movement on college campuses pushed by the Obama administration that has students pledge to intervene to stop sexual assaults and support victims. The...

  • Faster airport screening set for Air Force Academy students

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Nov 10, 2014

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Students of four U.S. military service academies are now eligible for expedited airport screening. The Transportation Security Administration announced the extension of the Pre-Check system on Monday. It will apply to students at the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S....

  • 'Shark Tank' winner gives AFA cadets a lesson in entrepreneurial spirit

    By Wayne Heilman -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 7, 2014

    Justin Fenchel and his co-founders at BeatBox Beverage did their homework before going for a swim in the "Shark Tank." They watched every episode of the hit television series, which gives budding entrepreneurs a chance to make a pitch to a panel of celebrity investors - who may, or...

  • ABC's 'Nightline' to air report on Air Force Academy misconduct

    By tom roeder -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    ABC News announced Tuesday that it will air an investigation into the misconduct of Air Force Academy football players and the school's 2013 informant scandal - stories that first appeared in The Gazette. The network's full report airs Wednesday on "Nightline" and follows Gazette...

  • Report: West Point football team recruited high school athletes with booze, women

    By Tom Roeder -
    Updated: Sun, Oct 26, 2014

    The Army football team wooed recruits this year with an alcohol-fueled party, a dinner date with female cadets, cash from boosters and VIP treatment on a party bus complete with cheerleaders and a police escort, documents obtained by The Gazette show. The U.S. Military Academy at...