98-year-old Navy veteran, who pitched for the Yankees, is oldest surviving MLB player

Two weeks after his high school graduation, Arthur Schallock was drafted by the Navy during World War II and shipped off to the Pacific Theater. “I didn’t see a baseball for three years,” he recalls.

Navy football officially announces hiring of Grant Chesnut as offensive coordinator, other staff moves

The program also announced in a release that three offensive assistants — Ivin Jasper, Ashley Ingram and Mick Yokitis — would be retained.

University of Central Florida prepares for cold weather at Military Bowl: ‘I’m hoping it snows’

The Knights are staying in Washington, D.C., where they’ll arrive days ahead of the matchup with the Blue Devils to take part in the Military Bowl.

Veterans are hitting fairways and greens to ease trauma

Congressional Country Club hosts a PGA Hope event to support veterans with physical and cognitive disorders.

FB Roberts scores 3 TDs, Air Force routs Colorado 41-10

Air Force (2-0) and Colorado (0-2) combined for six turnovers in the rainy conditions, including each team fumbling at the goal line while going in for a score.

Memphis thumps Navy 37-13 on arm of Henigan

Tai Lavatai threw for 99 yards and Maquel Haywood had eight carries for 54 yards for the Midshipmen (0-2, 0-1).

DOD’s Warrior Games are underway in Florida after 2 years off because of COVID-19

Active-duty service members and military veterans who sustained service-related injuries or illnesses are competing in a series of adaptive sporting events like wheelchair basketball, cycling, indoor rowing, wheelchair rugby and sitting volleyball.

Team USA bobsled coach, an Army officer, relives Olympic glory through his athletes’ medals

Two U.S. athletes coached by Army Capt. Michael Kohn won medals in the first-ever Olympic women’s monobob event in Beijing on Monday.

Army bobsledders are among ‘deep talent pool’ headed for Winter Olympics in Beijing

Two soldiers are among the 12 athletes named to the U.S. Bobsled team.

Air Force, Army receive college football bowl invites

The Black Knights (8-3) will take on Missouri on Dec. 22 in the Armed Forces Bowl at Fort Worth. The Falcons (9-3) face Louisville on Dec. 28 in the First Responder Bowl in Dallas.

As tensions simmer over Taiwan, global semiconductor chip supply hangs in the balance

After a year of shortages, the prospect of yet another interruption to the chip supply likely is enough to make Detroit's automakers and their foreign rivals shudder. Taiwan produces 65% of all chips globally and is home to the largest semiconductor company in the world, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

Air Force Marathon at Wright-Patterson cancelled as coronavirus cases rise

More than 11,000 runners had registered to run the race, which was first held 25 years ago. This year, the marathon was due to be held on Sept. 18, the Air Force’s 74th anniversary.

‘Field of Dreams’ game draws MLB’s highest ratings for regular season contest in 16 years

On Thursday night, the New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox played a game that rivaled Hollywood fairy tales. It was the first official MLB game played in Iowa, in a ballpark built among the Dyersville’s corn fields where the iconic 1989 movie “Field of Dreams” was shot.

Corps strength: Marines to drop crunches from PFT in favor of planks in 2023

The Marine Corps physical fitness test will undergo two important changes related to abdominal strength tests.

Active-duty sailor and former Naval Academy baseball player Charlie Connolly remains unsigned after being drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers

Charlie Connolly was a 20th round selection of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the Major League Baseball draft held earlier this month. He was taken on July 13 with the last pick (612th overall) of the final round.

Coast Guard endurance athlete raises money for clean water, one mile at a time

Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Katie Spotz recently ran 341 miles across the state of Ohio in 11 days. But she is not just running for her own fitness. To date, Spotz has raised over $300,000 for clean water initiatives and had an impact on 25,000 lives through her activism.

Soldiers, following in Patton’s bootsteps, will go for modern pentathlon gold at Olympics

America’s most famous modern pentathlete was Gen. George S. Patton, who participated in the sport as a junior officer during the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm. A pair of soldiers hope to bring modern pentathlon gold medals home to Colorado after this month’s Summer Olympics.

Active-duty sailor and former Naval Academy baseball player Charlie Connolly drafted by Los Angeles Dodgers

Charlie Connolly, who commissioned as a surface warfare officer, is scheduled to report to the USS Russell, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer based in San Diego, at some point in November.

FBI rules out threat to All-Star Game after police make arrests at hotel near stadium

Federal authorities said Sunday that there is no reason to suspect terrorism or a threat directed at Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game after three men were arrested Friday in an illegal-weapons probe at a hotel blocks from the stadium hosting the event.