Thank you to those whose roles help inspire cadetsSuperintendent Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen Jr.
Dear West Point community,
Although graduation and the close of the last academic year is only about a month behind us, it’s already been a very busy summer here at West Point. Our cadets are taking part in various summer training opportunities, both here and at other Army installations nationwide.
More than 1,000 yearlings are at Camp Buckner for Cadet Field Training, where they’ll learn how to lead in a tactical environment at the team and squad level.
We hosted more than 900 high school seniors for the annual Summer Leader Experience, giving them a taste of cadet life, and this week, 80 boys from schools in the Bronx and Harlem completed the Youth Impact Program, a two-week football camp led by our cadet-athletes that reinforces life and leadership skills, academics and athletics. Read More
Posted on June 25th, 2015 4:00 pm
Nine to be inducted into Army Sports HOFMike Fahnestock, a 1981 USMA graduate, was the 1981 Army Athletic Association Award winner who lettered in football, outdoor track and indoor track. Courtesy Photo by Army Athletic Communications
A three-time men’s basketball All-America choice, a three-time lacrosse All-America selection, a two-time football and women’s basketball All-American, the nation’s most outstanding lineman, a hockey and men’s soccer star, a 10-time varsity letterwinner, a two-time national champion in lacrosse and a legendary swimming and diving coach are just a few of the many accolades of the Army Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015.
Army West Point Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Boo Corrigan announced the class June 18.
Football and track and field standout Mike Fahnestock, men’s basketball star Bill Hannon, men’s lacrosse extraordinaire James Hartinger, women’s basketball letterwinner and former administrator Kim Kawamoto, football All-Americans Frank Merritt and Casimir Myslinski, hockey and men’s soccer’s Michael Palone, coach Jack Ryan and national champion Don Tillar comprise the Class of 2015. Read More
Posted on June 25th, 2015 4:42 pm
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