The Air Force football team is on its way to Washington, D.C. to be honored by President Donald Trump this week.
On Monday, the Falcons players and coaching staff boarded a plane to the nation’s capital. On Tuesday, the team will make its way to the White House for a meeting with the president and to be honored as the winner’s of the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy from this past college football season.
Air Force was victorious over Army and Navy this in 2016, earning the 20th Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy in program history.
Navy has won the trophy 15 times, while Army has claimed it six times.
The Falcons are already en route to D.C.
— Steve Senn (@coachstevesenn) May 1, 2017
— Air Force Football (@AF_Football) May 1, 2017
And here are the rings players and coaches received for their impressive 2016 campaign.
— Air Force Football (@AF_Football) April 22, 2017
Air Force finished the season 10-3, defeating South Alabama in dominant fashion to win the Arizona Bowl.
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