The Air Force Falcons baseball team is a varsity intercollegiate athletic team of the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States. The team is a member of the Mountain West Conference, which is part of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's Division I. Air Force's first baseball team was fielded in 1957. The team plays its home games at Falcon Baseball Field in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Falcons are coached by Mike Kazlausky.
|Air Force Falcons|
|2023 Air Force Falcons baseball team|
|University||United States Air Force Academy|
|Head coach||Mike Kazlausky (13th season)|
|Location||Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|Home stadium||Erdle Field |
|Colors||Blue and silver|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|1961, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1969, 2022|
|Conference tournament champions|
- For information on all United States Air Force Academy sports, see Air Force Falcons
Major League Baseball edit
|Air Force Falcons in the Major League Baseball Draft|
|1972||Brad Fulk||1 (2nd overall)||Rangers|
|2013||Garrett Custons||10||Blue Jays|
|2023||Sam Kulasingam||17||Blue Jays|
Mountain West Tournament history edit
The Falcons have appeared in twelve Mountain West baseball tournaments since it began in 2000.
|Air Force Mountain West Baseball Tournament History|
NCAA tournament history edit
Air Force has been to the NCAA Division I baseball tournament 7 times in its history.
|Air Force NCAA tournament History|
|1961||0-2||.000||Lost to Wyoming in the NCAA District 7 Regional Upper final. Eliminated by Colorado State College in the Lower final.|
|1962||2-2||.500||Eliminated by Colorado State College in the NCAA District 7 Regional final.|
|1964||2-2||.500||Eliminated by Arizona State in the NCAA District 7 Regional finals.|
|1966||1-2||.333||Eliminated by Idaho in the NCAA District 7 Regional finals.|
|1967||2-3||.400||Eliminated by Arizona State in the NCAA District 7 tournament finals.|
|1969||0-2||.000||Eliminated by Idaho in the NCAA District 7 tournament semifinals.|
|2022||2-2||.500||Eliminated by Texas in the NCAA Austin Regional final.|
Head Coaches edit
In 65 years of play in college baseball, the Falcons have had fifteen head coaches.
|Air Force Falcons Head Coaches|
|1971–1975 & 1977–1985||Joe Robison||282–255–2||.525|
See also edit
- "Air Force Athletics Style Sheet" (PDF). March 12, 2022. Retrieved July 1, 2022.
- "Air Force Falcons". d1baseball.com. Archived from the original on 2013-06-15. Retrieved 2013-06-14.
- "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "United States Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs, CO)"". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13.