Trump’s locker room announcement featured by ESPN

One of the news headlines to come out of this year’s Army-Navy game was President Trump’s announcement that his policy change allowing service academy athletes to pursue professional sports careers was going into effect. I was lucky enough to be in Army’s locker room for the moment and one of the images was featured that afternoon on ESPN.com.

Waterfalls, rainbows and sun on Kaua’i

Kaua’i, the oldest of the Hawaiian islands, is as close to paradise as you could imagine. Yes, it’s expensive, the weather is a little hit or miss and, of course, it’s pretty far away from everything, but it’s also an island you’ll never want to leave. I had the opportunity to visit last month thanks to Koloa Landing Resort in …

Behind the scenes: Army takes on Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — I’m again traveling with Army football this season as the Black Knights look to build on the momentum of a huge 2016 season that included a win over Navy and a victory in the Heart of Dallas Bowl. West Point, with two wins in its first two games this year, took off for Ohio State on Sept. …

Big Island magic in Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii offers a totally different world from what tourists are used to in O’ahu, and I got to experience the island for two weeks in December. Hawaii Island — more commonly just called the Big Island — is rugged, rural and remote. There are few roads, fewer people and fewer towns, but sometimes that’s exactly what …

Images now for sale at Mohonk

  A selection of my Mohonk photography is now for sale at Mohonk Mountain House. Stop by the beautiful, 100-year-old hotel gift shop on your next trip to Mohonk for hand-signed matted 5×7 and 8×10 prints of a variety of Mohonk and New Paltz scenes. For those unfamiliar, Mohonk is a¬†National Historic Landmark built in 1869 that has existed for …

Army knocks off Rice, off to 2-0 start

Army kicked off the 2016 season with a win on the road at Temple, but the Black Knights¬†did something on Saturday that hadn’t occurred in 20 years. West Point beat Rice, 31-14, to start a season 2-0 for the first since 1996. The victory over the Owls also marked the first time Army had gone consecutive games without a turnover, …