Guard Sid Tomes will be part of a deep, experienced junior class that will lead Air Force in the 2018-19 basketball season.
By: Brent Briggeman • Updated: Tue, Jun 12, 2018
A Mountain West men's basketball slate favorable for Air Force was released on Monday. Here are some highlights:
- The Falcons will not travel to New Mexico for the second time in two seasons and will...
Air Force players run onto the field for their season-opening NCAA college football game against Abilene Christian at Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colo. Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016. (Stacie Scott/The Gazette via AP)
By: David Ramsey • Updated: Tue, Jun 12, 2018
The Mountain West appears on its way to losing the Las Vegas Bowl, but MW football is not in a free fall. It’s on the rise, actually. A slow rise, but definitely a rise.
And here’s the good news for Air...
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Trip to Western States: President Kennedy at U.S. Air Force (USAF) Academy, Colorado
President John F. Kennedy's trip to the U.S. Air Force Academy. President Kennedy arriving to give the graduation address, Air Force underclassmen salute in background. Several dark spots appear in the top portion of image due to spots on original negative. Photograph includes: President Kennedy, Major General Robert Warren, and underclassmen. Falcon Stadium, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Please credit "Robert Knudsen. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston"
By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette • Updated: Fri, Jun 8, 2018
John F. Kennedy strolled through his brief life as a charismatic dreamer who persuaded fellow believers to join him in peeking around the bend. He looked at the moon and promised Americans would walk there. He...
Air Force Staff Sgt. John Meyer pauses between shots during the 2018 DoD Warrior Games shooting competition at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. June 5, 2018. (DoD photo by EJ Hersom)
By: David Ramsey • Updated: Fri, Jun 8, 2018
In the moments after John Meyer Jr. won the open compound archery competition at Thursday’s Warrior Games, he showed virtually no emotion. He waved at his wife, Amanda. He smiled, just a little. He did not shake...
Power lifting and shooting took place during the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs on Tuesday June 5, 2018 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
By: Paul Klee • Updated: Wed, Jun 6, 2018
COLORADO SPRINGS — His wife sent the video that made Jason Melo’s Tuesday. Melo, a member of Team Canada, had just completed three attempts in the powerlifting competition inside the Air Force Academy’s Cadet...
Air Force head coach Dave Pilipovich stands during the singing of the National Anthem before the Falcons' game against San Jose State Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at Air Force Academy's Clune Arena. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
By: Brent Briggeman • Updated: Mon, Jun 4, 2018
Air Force basketball coach Dave Pilipovich will step out of his comfort zone and onto the golf course on June 11 for a charitable cause.
“My handicap is my clubs, I’m terrible,” Pilipovich said. “I don’t...
Lawrence Hufford, U.S. Air Force wounded warrior athlete attempts to lift 405 pounds during the power weightlifting competition at the Air Force Warrior Games Trials held at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada on Feb. 23, 2018. Hufford won the menâs event with a lift of 355 pounds. The Air Force Trails is an adaptive and resiliency sporting event designed to promote the mental and physical well-being of the participants. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo)
By: Paul Klee • Updated: Sun, Jun 3, 2018
After Lawrence “Rob” Hufford had a chunk of his brain surgically removed from his skull, the only record he considered breaking was the one spinning through his mind like a recurring,...
By: JIM O'CONNELL The Gazette • Updated: Sun, Jun 3, 2018
No. 10 NASCAR's top teams converge on Michigan International Speedway on Sunday
No. 9 The USA Hockey annual Congress is held in Colorado Springs Wednesday through the weekend
No. 8 USA Rugby plays...
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Ross Alewine, a competitor in the DoD Warrior Games, concentrates before shooting during wheelchair basketball practice, Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 29, 2018. The DoD Warrior Games is an adaptive sports competition for wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans. Approximately 300 athletes representing teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Special Operations Command, United Kingdom Armed Forces, Canadian Armed Forces, and the Australian Defence Force will compete June 1 - June 9 in archery, cycling, track, field, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, wheelchair basketball, and - new this year - powerlifting and indoor rowing. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Kalie Frantz)
By: Paul Klee • Updated: Sat, Jun 2, 2018
The reason I’m going to watch Ross Alewine at the Warrior Games is pretty simple. Everything the Army staff sergeant has done in life has been for somebody else. It’s time he got his own round of...
UCCS' Skylyn Webb becomes first UCCS women's outdoor track and field NCAA champ
By: News services • Updated: Sat, May 26, 2018
UCCS D2 track and field
Charlotte, N.C.: University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore Skylyn Webb is the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field national champion in the women's 800-meter run. Webb...