Hudson Valley Home Stand
One key member of Army’s baseball team won’t be present when the Black Knights face Virginia in the NCAA regionals Friday.
Lt. Col. Dave Borowicz, an assistant coach and a former standout pitcher at Army, was deployed to Afghanistan earlier this month.
The team has used his departure as a rallying point, going 6-0 and winning the Patriot League tournament championship without him.
“There’s...Read more »
Army will head to a familiar destination and face a familiar foe in the NCAA baseball regionals.
For the second consecutive year, the Black Knights were sent to the Charlottesville, Va., regional, where they will play Virginia. Army (29-21) is the four-team regional’s fourth seed; Virginia (47-10) is the No. 1 seed. The Cavaliers are ranked fifth in the Baseball America poll and sixth in the...Read more »
For the second straight season, the Army baseball team is the Patriot League tournament champion and is headed to the NCAA regionals.
The Black Knights swept Sunday’s doubleheader against Holy Cross in the first two games of the conference's best-of-three championship series in Worcester, Mass.
Army will learn its NCAA regional destination and opponent May 27. The Black Knights are appearing...Read more »
It was two-and-through for Marist and Army at the NCAA softball regionals.
The Red Foxes and Black Knights were eliminated from the first double-elimination phase of the NCAA tournament Saturday. Marist lost to Fordam 5-3 in the Norman, Okla., regional, while Army fell to Houston 7-5 in Austin, Texas.
FORDHAM 5, MARIST 3 The Rams took advantage of back-to-back Marist errors in the fifth...Read more »
Neither Army nor Marist could find any offense against a pair of the nation's best pitchers in the Friday night's NCAA softball regionals.
Texas, the fourth overall seed in the tournament, defeated Army 5-0 in the Austin, Texas, regional, holding the Black Knights to just three hits.
In the Norman, Okla., regional, first-seeded Oklahoma crushed the Red Foxes 17-0 in a game that was called...Read more »
The Marist softball team isn't used to being in the national spotlight, but that's exactly where the Red Foxes will be Friday night when they take on arguably the country's best team in their NCAA regional opener.
Marist will face Oklahoma – the NCAA tournament’s top overall seed and the No. 1 ranked team in both major polls – at 8:30 p.m. in the Norman, Okla., regional. The Sooners (47-4)...Read more »
The Army Black Knights lacrosse team is heading into postseason play hoping to win its first Patriot League title since 2010.
The Black Knights have had success during the past decade under head coach Joe Alderici, who had led Army to eight straight appearances in the Patriot League tournament. Only the top four teams in the eight-team conference play in the tournament.
Third-seeded...Read more »
As of now, Trent Steelman has a commitment to serve in the Army next year. But take one look at his Twitter profile, and it’s pretty clear he’d rather be lacing up cleats than combat boots this fall.
“Former Army Football QB and (h)opefully get the opportunity to play at the next level,” Steelman’s profile proclaims.
Thanks to a 2008 directive by the Department of Defense, there is a...Read more »
The Army Black Knights come into the 2013 Patriot League season as co-favorites to win the conference after a dominant 2012 campaign.
Army finished 2012 with an overall record of 41-15, including an 18-2 mark in conference play, finishing in first place in the Patriot League and winning the conference tournament against 2013 co-favorite Holy Cross. The 2012 regular season title was Army’s...Read more »
When discussing spring practices, Army coach Rich Ellerson on Thursday sounded like someone who has spent plenty of time at a military academy.
“We did some things internally to facilitate a more combative internal reaction,” he said during a spring wrap-up media call.
Huh? Translation please?
Ellerson was describing how the team participated in more contact drills than in previous...Read more »