2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner

Intercollegiate sports resume at Air Force (full text of announcement)

Published: October 9, 2013, 12:26 pm, by Brent Briggeman

Air Force sent the following announcement on Wednesday afternoon:

Air Force intercollegiate teams to resume competitions

               U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo. – The Academy is awaiting written final Department of Defense guidance, however, we have been advised that all Air Force Academy intercollegiate athletics may resume immediately. We owe it to our cadet athletes and opponents to honor our commitments in this regard. Athletics is one of the pillars of character and leadership development at the Air Force Academy. No appropriated funds will be used to fund these programs.