Becky Cochran (center) with Dr. TJ Rosandich (left) and Dr. Vince Nix (right)

DAPHNE, Ala. — The United States Sports Academy recently celebrated longtime employee Becky Cochran, who retired after serving the Academy in various roles for more than 24 years. Cochran started her Academy career in 1993 as an admissions assistant and spent time working in continuing education, the registrar’s office and in admissions. Cochran is pictured with Academy President and CEO Dr. T.J. Rosandich, left, and Dean of Student Services Dr. Vince Nix.

The United States Sports Academy is an independent, non-profit, accredited, special mission sports university created to serve the nation and world with programs in instruction, research and service. The role of the Academy is to prepare men and women for careers in the profession of sports.

The Academy is based in Daphne, Ala. For more information, call (251) 626-3303 or visit