2012 September

Kansas State Rally over Oklahoma Earns Academy’s Game of the Week Honor

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Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein led a comeback on the road against Big 12 rival and No. 6-ranked Oklahoma to earn selection as the Week 4 winner of the United States Sports Academy’s 2012 College Football Game of the Year Contest. In the first half Klein threw for only 42 yards but in the fourth quarter he came alive. Klein…

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Congratulations to Our Newest Graduates!

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With rolling enrollment, the Academy’s students start their courses as soon as they are accepted without having to wait for the next semester to begin. The Academy is proud to announce its latest monthly graduates. Bachelor’s Students John E Florance (Cameron Park, Calif.) – B.S.S. Sports Coaching Anna Marisa Frye (Baton Rouge, La.) – B.S.S. Sports Coaching Joseph M. Miller…

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Academy’s Alumnus of the Year Starts New Sports Technology Service Sparked from Doctoral Class

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The idea for inventor, innovator and business developer  Dr. Mark Janas’ latest technology company evolved from a paper written for one of his United States Sports Academy doctoral classes. That company, ScoreTRAX, is an SMS subscription service that allows sports fans to stay up-to-date with scores and news from their favorite youth, high school, college, amateur and professional teams. As part…

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Louisiana-Monroe’s Upset of No. 8 Arkansas Earns Academy’s Game of the Week Honor

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Louisiana-Monroe recorded its first victory over a ranked team since 1994, when it rallied from three touchdowns behind in the third quarter to shock previously No. 8 Arkansas. The upset earned the Warkhawks selection as the Week 2 winner of the United States Sports Academy’s 2012 College Football Game of the Year Contest. Louisiana-Monroe quarterback Kolton Browning led the comeback…

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People, Places and Programs

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Academy President and CEO Dr. Thomas P. Rosandich has been appointed as a member of the Sports Sciences Steering Committee of the American Football World Center in Dallas, Texas. Betsy Smith, Director of Academic Administration and Continuing Education, is leading the Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT) study tour of American sports programs from Sept. 17-30. Dr. Marion “Will” Evans has been promoted at…

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Academy Doctoral Student Discusses University's Physical Education Program in Malaysia

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The United States Sports Academy selected Brandon Spradley from more than 100 applicants for one of five doctoral teaching assistant positions in August 2011. One year later, the 24-year-old found himself in Malaysia on a three-week teaching assignment with 20 other university instructors involved in training 1,000 of Malaysia’s physical education teachers on the latest techniques and sports science for…

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Wiregrass Museum of Art Shows Off American Sport Art Museum and Archives Collection of Southern Sports Artists

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The accomplishments of our most promising athletes have been celebrated in art since ancient times. The Wiregrass Museum of Art is celebrating this tradition by presenting a selection of two dozen works from the collection of the American Sport Art Museum and Archives through Feb. 23, 2013.  ASAMA, a division of the United States Sports Academy, arguably holds the largest…

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College Football Game of the Year Contest Kicks Off at the Academy

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For the seventh consecutive season, prominent college football experts from around the country will be discussing, studying, and voting to determine the United States Sports Academy’s College Football Game of the Year. The College Football Game of the Year Award was developed in 2005 to pay tribute to a team whose efforts in a college football game exemplify the principles…

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Academy Leads Thailand Group on Tour of American Sports Programs

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For the sixth consecutive year, the United States Sports Academy is leading Thailand sports officials and students on a two week tour of American sports programs, which includes catching a San Francisco Giants baseball game to touring Walt Disney World’s sports resort in Orlando. The Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT) is sending 15 people this year from Sept. 17-30 to…

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Olympic Sport Artists Martin Linson and Primo Angeli Named Academy’s Sport Artists of the Year

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Olympic artists Martin Linson and Primo Angeli are the United States Sports Academy’s 2013 Sport Artists of the Year. Linson is an emerging artist who won the United States’ first gold medal of the 2012 London Olympics with his sculpture paying tribute to the Paralympic athlete. Angeli is a world-renowned artist who the late International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Juan…

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Olympians Usain Bolt and Missy Franklin Voted August’s Athletes of the Month

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Olympic sensations Usain Bolt and Missy Franklin were chosen as the United States Sports Academy’s August Athletes of the Month. At the 2012 London Olympic Games, Bolt, a Jamaican sprinter, became the first man ever to repeat as an Olympic gold medalist in the 100- and 200-meter events. Meanwhile, Franklin, an American swimmer, set a world record in the 200-meter…

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Virginia Tech’s Overtime Victory Earns Academy’s Game of the Week Honor

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Down with 44 seconds to go, Virginia Tech forced overtime as time expired and rallied for a 20-17 season-opening win over Georgia Tech behind two crucial field goals by kicker Cody Journell. The comeback victory over its Atlantic Coast Conference rival earned Virginia Tech selection as the Week 1 winner of the United States Sports Academy’s 2012 College Football Game…

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