NCR Airmen win first two games during opening day of Armed Services Classic

N/A

The National Capital Region Air Force softball team poses for a team photo before playing in the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The team won both games that day, but the second day of the tournament was postponed to a later date in June due to weather. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

Staff Sgt. Ralph Danforth, National Capital Region Air Force softball team member, makes a leaping catch at the wall during the preliminary round of the Armed Forces Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The Air Force team won both games, putting themselves in first place heading into the final day of the preliminary round of the tournament. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

Senior Airman Micah Kellogg, National Capital Region Air Force softball team member, hits a home run during the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The Air Force team defeated the Army team 16 to 15 in their first game of the day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

Staff Sgt. Monica Rodriguez, National Capital Region Air Force softball team member, catches a ball during the team’s opening game of the preliminary round of the Armed Forces Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The team went 2-0 following the first day of the tournament with two more upcoming games in June. The top two teams will play in the championship scheduled for July 13 at Nationals Park as part of MLB’s All-Star Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

Members of the National Capital Region Air Force softball team congratulate Senior Airman Branden Lombardo after he hit a home run to beat team Army in their first game of the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The Air Force team is in first place of the tournament after the first day of the preliminary round with the championship scheduled for July 13 at Nationals Park as part of MLB’s All-Star Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

Staff Sgt. Ralph Danforth, National Capital Region Air Force softball team member, clubs a home run during the team’s second game of the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The Armed Services Classic is an inaugural tournament with teams from all five military branches battling for the championship scheduled for July 13 at Nationals Park as part of MLB’s All-Star Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

N/A

An on-deck circle featuring all five military braches is displayed during the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. The tournament featured National Capital Region military members battling for the chance to play in the championship scheduled for July 13 at Nationals Park as part of MLB’s All-Star Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Christopher Hurd)

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. --

The National Capital Region Air Force softball team won their first two games during the preliminary round of the Armed Services Classic tournament at Ryan Zimmerman Field in Washington, D.C., June 2, 2018. They beat team Army 16-15 and team Coast Guard 25-10 to vault into first place after the opening day. The second day of the tournament was postponed to a later date in June due to weather. The Armed Services Classic is an inaugural tournament with teams from all five military branches battling for the championship scheduled for July 13 at Nationals Park as part of MLB's All-Star Week.

 


USAF Comments Policy
If you wish to comment, use the text box below. AF reserves the right to modify this policy at any time.

This is a moderated forum. That means all comments will be reviewed before posting. In addition, we expect that participants will treat each other, as well as our agency and our employees, with respect. We will not post comments that contain abusive or vulgar language, spam, hate speech, personal attacks, violate EEO policy, are offensive to other or similar content. We will not post comments that are spam, are clearly "off topic", promote services or products, infringe copyright protected material, or contain any links that don't contribute to the discussion. Comments that make unsupported accusations will also not be posted. The AF and the AF alone will make a determination as to which comments will be posted. Any references to commercial entities, products, services, or other non-governmental organizations or individuals that remain on the site are provided solely for the information of individuals using this page. These references are not intended to reflect the opinion of the AF, DoD, the United States, or its officers or employees concerning the significance, priority, or importance to be given the referenced entity, product, service, or organization. Such references are not an official or personal endorsement of any product, person, or service, and may not be quoted or reproduced for the purpose of stating or implying AF endorsement or approval of any product, person, or service.

Any comments that report criminal activity including: suicidal behaviour or sexual assault will be reported to appropriate authorities including OSI. This forum is not:

  • This forum is not to be used to report criminal activity. If you have information for law enforcement, please contact OSI or your local police agency.
  • Do not submit unsolicited proposals, or other business ideas or inquiries to this forum. This site is not to be used for contracting or commercial business.
  • This forum may not be used for the submission of any claim, demand, informal or formal complaint, or any other form of legal and/or administrative notice or process, or for the exhaustion of any legal and/or administrative remedy.

AF does not guarantee or warrant that any information posted by individuals on this forum is correct, and disclaims any liability for any loss or damage resulting from reliance on any such information. AF may not be able to verify, does not warrant or guarantee, and assumes no liability for anything posted on this website by any other person. AF does not endorse, support or otherwise promote any private or commercial entity or the information, products or services contained on those websites that may be reached through links on our website.

Members of the media are asked to send questions to the public affairs through their normal channels and to refrain from submitting questions here as comments. Reporter questions will not be posted. We recognize that the Web is a 24/7 medium, and your comments are welcome at any time. However, given the need to manage federal resources, moderating and posting of comments will occur during regular business hours Monday through Friday. Comments submitted after hours or on weekends will be read and posted as early as possible; in most cases, this means the next business day.

For the benefit of robust discussion, we ask that comments remain "on-topic." This means that comments will be posted only as it relates to the topic that is being discussed within the blog post. The views expressed on the site by non-federal commentators do not necessarily reflect the official views of the AF or the Federal Government.

To protect your own privacy and the privacy of others, please do not include personally identifiable information, such as name, Social Security number, DoD ID number, OSI Case number, phone numbers or email addresses in the body of your comment. If you do voluntarily include personally identifiable information in your comment, such as your name, that comment may or may not be posted on the page. If your comment is posted, your name will not be redacted or removed. In no circumstances will comments be posted that contain Social Security numbers, DoD ID numbers, OSI case numbers, addresses, email address or phone numbers. The default for the posting of comments is "anonymous", but if you opt not to, any information, including your login name, may be displayed on our site.

Thank you for taking the time to read this comment policy. We encourage your participation in our discussion and look forward to an active exchange of ideas.