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Brigade Boxing Championships 2104

Brigade Boxing Championships 2104

| March 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of the Academy’s physical education program each Midshipman is required to participate in boxing. Additionally, boxing is offered as a club sport at the Academy; the boxers on the club team participate in the Brigade Boxing Championships. The boxing team participates in individual competitions in the fall and spring, as well as ongoing […]

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USNA Brigade boxing championships this Friday

USNA Brigade boxing championships this Friday

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy’s 73rd Annual Brigade Boxing Championships will be held Friday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall. The event is open to the public and admission is free. This year’s boxing finals will be streamed live via http://new.livestream.com/navy/channel1. As part of the academy’s physical education program, all midshipmen are required to participate […]

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Annapolis To Lose Two Longtime Stores In January

Annapolis To Lose Two Longtime Stores In January

| December 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

CORRECTION:  The Annapolis Economic Development Corporation has advised that there are only 12 vacancies on Main Street currently.  We mis-interpreted the search engine on their site.  We regret the error. Note: the search engine displays ALL properties no matter if they are available or not. If the property shows “0 sf” that property is not […]

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AT&T Contributes $50K To STEM Studies

AT&T Contributes $50K To STEM Studies

| July 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recognizing the importance of strengthening science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, AT&T contributed $50,000 to the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation to support the 2013 Summer STEM Program at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA).  More than 600 8th-11th grade students from around the country in June visited the USNA for a week of hands-on experiences […]

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Photo Gallery-1: USNA Graduation 2013

Photo Gallery-1: USNA Graduation 2013

| May 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

The morning started before the crack of dawn as officials at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis had to determine if the weather would cooperate.  But, mother nature is a fickle creature and gave the USNA a few blasts of rain.  But as President Obama said, the Marines and the Navy are not scared of […]

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VIDEO: Blue And Gold With Hat Toss – 2013

VIDEO: Blue And Gold With Hat Toss – 2013

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

After President Barack Obama addressed the graduating midshipmen at the 2013 Graduation of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, the ceremony was concluded steeped in tradition.  After a rendition of the school song, Blue and Gold, the departing class and the remaining classes reciprocally cheer for each other. On the third cheer–the newly […]

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2013 USNA Graduation Ceremony

2013 USNA Graduation Ceremony

| May 24, 2013 | 3 Comments

On May 23 United States Naval Academy graduated 1047 midshipmen under an unusually cool Memorial Day weekend. 764 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns, 264 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants and 3 commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Air Force. There were 16 foreign national students graduating from Belize, Georgia, Guatemala, Korea, Lebanon, Montenegro, Panama, […]

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Herndon Climb 2013: Images

Herndon Climb 2013: Images

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Herndon Monument Climb by the class of 2016 was completed in 1 hour, 32 minutes and 43 seconds and the midshipman’s cover was placed atop the obelisk by MIDN Pat Lien of Orlando, Florida. All images © 2013, Kevin Carroll for Eye On Annapolis

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USNA Commissioning Week Information

USNA Commissioning Week Information

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the convenience of family, friends and visitors during the traditional Herndon Climb, May 20, and Commissioning Week, May 20-24, the Naval Academy will provide free, daily shuttle buses; a dedicated phone number for schedule of events information; weather-related updates; as well as television broadcast and webcasting of the graduation and commissioning ceremony. Parking Parking […]

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Sea Trials From A Different Point Of View

Sea Trials From A Different Point Of View

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today, we had two photographers at the USNA Sea Trials today (see Kevin Carroll’s coverage here) and Glenn Miller had a different perspective. All images © 2013, Glenn A. Miller.

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Naval Academy Brigade Boxing Part 2

Naval Academy Brigade Boxing Part 2

| February 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

12 fights. 22 men. 2 women. Alumni Hall. Last night, the United States Naval Academy presented the 72nd Annual Brigade Boxing Championship to a crowd of 3,500 in Alumni Hall. All images © 2013, Glenn A. Miller for Eye On Annapolis.

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Naval Academy Brigade Boxing

Naval Academy Brigade Boxing

| February 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

12 fights. 22 men. 2 women. Alumni Hall. Last night, the United States Naval Academy presented the 72nd Annual Brigade Boxing Championship to a crowd of 3,500 in Alumni Hall. All images © 2013, Kevin Carroll for Eye On Annapolis

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Navy Defeats Army For 11th Year

Navy Defeats Army For 11th Year

| December 8, 2012 | 4 Comments

The Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy won their 11th straight game over the Unites States Military Academy Black Knights by a score of 17-13 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. This was the 113th match up between the two teams in the vaunted Army-Navy football game. Keenan Reynolds’ last minute,8-yard rushing touchdown, clinched […]

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Help A Mid, Shop Navy

Help A Mid, Shop Navy

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

As we worked with the Annapolis Economic Development Corporation on our Shop Local Video Series, a local “business” reached out to us to say “hey, what about me?” We had never given it much thought, but the United States Naval Academy offers some great gifts and opportunities to support the Midshipmen.  Tours, the Gift Shop, […]

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Midshipmen Handle Hoosiers 31-30 (PHOTOS)

Midshipmen Handle Hoosiers 31-30 (PHOTOS)

| October 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

The United States Naval Academy defeated the Indiana University Hoosiers this afternoon in a tense game that came down to a winning touchdown with two minutes left to play and an interception.  In the end, the Midshipmen from the United States Naval Academy defeated the Indiana University Hoosiers by a score of 31-30. The game […]

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Navy Football Finds The First Win Of Season

Navy Football Finds The First Win Of Season

| September 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

After two disappointing (and lopsided) showings against Notre Dame and Penn State, Navy finally found themselves on the other side of the win-loss column with a substantial win against visiting Virginia Military Institute. Navy demonstrated a weak offense the first half. While they had no problem finding the red zone, they ever seemed to be […]

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I-Day At The US Naval Academy (PHOTOS)

I-Day At The US Naval Academy (PHOTOS)

| June 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Each year, the Unites States Naval Academy welcomes approximately 1200 young men and women to Plebe Summer where they are inducted as Midshipmen at the USNA. These pictures are from their morning “check-in” on June 28, 2012. All images are ©2012, Kevin X. Carroll. To order high-resolution copies, please contact Kevin Carroll by email.

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Crown & Anchor To Open On City Dock

Crown & Anchor To Open On City Dock

| June 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Crown & Anchor Pub will be opening shortly in the Dock Street location of the former Hell Point seafood restaurant, next to the future Sailing Hall Of Fame. The food emphasis will be on quality but reasonably priced fare, incorporating traditional British & American food enhanced by a Chesapeake style seafood menu–relax WW II veterans, there will be no spam fritters! The prevailing atmosphere of the pub will feature a […]

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USNA Class Of 2012 Graduation (PHOTOS)

USNA Class Of 2012 Graduation (PHOTOS)

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

The United States Naval Academy held their graduation and commissioning ceremonies this morning at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The following photographs were captured by Kevin Carroll. All images © 2012, Kevin Carroll.

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USNA Class Of 2012 Graduation

USNA Class Of 2012 Graduation

| May 29, 2012 | 3 Comments

UPDATE: The 2013 scheduled for the Blue Angels has been released and they are scheduled to perform here on May 22, 2013! With the roar of the mighty Blue Angels, the United States Naval Academy graduated 1099 young men and women into the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Air Force, and officers into the homeland […]

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Herndon Climb 2012

Herndon Climb 2012

| May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy’s Class of 2015’s Herndon monument climb began today at 1:30 p.m., near the front of the Naval Academy Chapel. Each year, the roughly 1,000 members of the academy’s plebe (freshman) class form a human pyramid around the 21-foot tall Herndon Monument. Members of the class try to make it to the top […]

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US Naval Academy Sea Trials (Photos)

US Naval Academy Sea Trials (Photos)

| May 15, 2012 | 2 Comments

The end of the year for 4th Class Midshipmen at the US Naval Academy truly begins with Sea Trials to test their mettle in trying circumstances. Rain or shine, these future officers must prevail. Kevin Carroll was on site for Eye On Annapolis and captured these images. All images © 2012, Kevin Carroll.

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