Colorado Springs area military events starting Aug. 23, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

THROUGH AUGUST

Active-duty military and veterans get free admission to all Colorado state parks - For a list of parks, go to tinyurl.com/oqcc6xh.

SEPT. 2

Navy League of the United States...

Air Force football notes: Fan Day continues to grow

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN The Gazette

Fan Day continues to grow

Several hundred fans came out Saturday morning for Fan Day, which included an inflatable slide, human hamster balls, face painting, giveaways, a beer garden and, most of all,...

Pierce's shadow lingers over potential replacements at linebacker

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

The linebackers vying for a spot on Air Force's defense know what others are saying about them.

Whoever wins the battle to start on the inside with Connor Healy will face comparisons to the player they will...

Competition at inside linebacker unresolved as Air Force preps for scrimmage

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

With four linebackers essentially competing for one spot, Fan Day at Falcon Stadium on Saturday may have a few not-exactly-kid-friendly moments.

The scrimmage, which begins at 9:30 a.m. and will include a...

Junior Roland Ladipo emerging from the crowd of Air Force cornerbacks

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Roland Ladipo hasn't had the chance to make his name known to opponents and most Air Force fans, but those on the inside know what he can do.

Turn the digital recorder off, drop the notepad and ask about who...

Air Force women's soccer seeks top 6 finish

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Air Force women's soccer has its sights set on a top-six finish and a berth in the Mountain West Conference playoffs. It may have to exceed expectations after being picked ninth in the 12-team Mountain West...

Improved talent at receiver helps Air Force's defense to develop

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Though Air Force will enter the season with new faces at cornerback, it doesn't mean they'll be untested.

With a star receiver in Jalen Robinette, plus others like the 6-foot-5 Myles Barnes who bring unusual...

Air Force's Troy Calhoun channels Humphrey Bogart in ad

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

The only error in the rollout of a surprising campaign to support a redesigned website for Air Force athletics came in the form of an incorrect fact.

Sending a link that showed Troy Calhoun shedding his...