The looks on their faces said a lot. These kids were tired. And as they came into the lobby of the hotel Monday night, with everybody clapping and cheering and shouting “Great job! We’re very proud! You should be proud!” The smiles were sheepish, maybe a little embarrassed. But above all, these kids were beat, […]
The Troopers and Equestriennes got to sleep in a bit today (Reveille was at the crack of 9), but they turned out ready to be reunited with the horses. We traveled to Prince George’s Equestrian Center and got right to work, as the horses were antsy from their long drive from Culver. The Equestriennes arrived […]
Long day that began with a big buffet breakfast followed by a day in D.C. full of monuments, museums and a motorcade (not sure if it was POTUS or VPOTUS). We finished the night with a dinner at The Port Discovery Children’s Museum in Baltimore with parents, family members, alumni and friends. Here are just […]
Culver highlighted during inaugural preparation segment. “DC inaugural preps underway”
Well we’re all here at our hotel and getting ready for dinner to arrive. Col. Foersch performed a little pantomime to orient the kids toward the sights (and sites) they are going to see tomorrow, including the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the Smithsonian and more (Washington has no shortage of things to see).
It’s noon Friday and we’re in western Pennsylvania. Most trips with an early start have a bit of a rocky beginning, what with getting everyone out of bed and all. Not so with the Black Horse Troop and Equestriennes. Everybody was up and out to the buses parked at Logansport Gate on time. How each […]
Tommy Ott ’09 will be one of the 90 U.S. Military Academy cadets marching in the parade. The cadets were chosen by a team of evaluators based on their marching prowess and military bearing. Ott was the first-make regimental commander during the 2008-09 school year. The cadets will be wearing the uniforms that honor the […]