More Afa News Articles

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

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    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 tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    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...

  • Review: Air Force Academy athletics makes some improvements, but morale an issue

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    The Air Force Academy's athletic department got a passing grade in an inspector general's review of programs that followed a player misconduct scandal. The rating of "effective" is essentially a C on the Air Force's grading scale. The program earned accolades for hosting events and...

  • A top Air Force Academy official announces January retirement

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Oct 9, 2014

    Air Force Academy Athletic Director Hans Mueh will step down in January, months ahead of his planned retirement, academy officials said Wednesday. The academy said Mueh's move to retire early has nothing to do with an Inspector General's review into the misconduct of athletes and the...

  • Air Force Academy chief gets report on school's troubled athletic department

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Oct 7, 2014

    The Air Force Academy's superintendent spent most of the morning Tuesday getting briefed on an inspector general's review of the school's troubled athletic department, but details of what she learned weren't released. Academy officials confirmed the Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson spent...

  • Air Force Academy program helps wounded warriors find peace

    By Michael S. Humphreys Special to The Gazette -
    Updated: Mon, Oct 6, 2014

    Situated on a thousand acres of mountain forest deep inside the Air Force Academy is a special institution with therapists dedicated to helping hundreds of wounded troops struggling with post-traumatic stress or traumatic brain injuries. Each comes with four steel shoes and...

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