Local Army vs. Navy football game

Local Army vs. Navy football game


RENETTA: ONE OF AMERICA’S OLDEST RIVALRIES TOOK THE FIELD LOCALLY. NEWSCHANNEL 6’S WES COOPER JOINS US LIVE IN THE STUDIO AND WES THIS RAINY WEATHER DIDN’T PREVENT J-R-O-T-C CADETS AND ACTIVE DUTY SOLDIERS FROM PLAYING SOME FOOTBALL. WES: NO, IT DIDN’T RENETTA. DOWN HERE IN THE SOUTH WE HAVE FIERCE FOOTBALL RIVALRIES LIKE GEORGIA- FLORIDA OR CLEMSON- SOUTH CAROLINA BUT THERE IS ONE RIVALRY THAT STRETCHES ALL ACROSS AMERICA. TAKE PKG: VINCE KRAJCIR/NACY INFORMATION OPERATIONS COMMAND: “I’M A NAVY GUY ALL THE WAY.” BUTT TOGETHER: GARRETT SCHUBERT/COMPANY COMMANDER & COACH, ARMY: “THE FIRST THING YOU HEAR WHEN YOU WALK INTO WEST POINT IS BEAT COMMANDER & COACH, ARMY: “THE FIRST THING YOU HEAR WHEN YOU WALK INTO WEST POINT IS BEAT NAVY!” BUTT TOGETHER: CAPTAIN BILL KRAMER/COMMANDI NG OFFICER, NAVY: “ALL YOU NEED IS ONE WIN TO MAKE A SEASON SUCCESSFUL WHEN YOU BEAT ARMY. THAT’S ALL IT TAKES.” BUTT TOGETHER: GARRETT SCHUBERT/COMPANY COMMANDER & COACH, ARMY: “I LOOK FORWARD TO THIS ALL YEAR LONG. MY FACEBOOK PICTURE IS FROM WHEN WE WON LAST YEAR SO I LOOK FORWARD TO IT ALL YEAR LONG. NATS WES: IN PHILADELPHIA, THE ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS AND THE NAVY MIDSHIPMEN BATTLED IT OUT ON THE GRIDIRON FOR THEIR 119TH MEETING. VINCE KRAJCIR/NACY INFORMATION OPERATIONS COMMAND: “AS YOU SEE, THERE’S A REASON WHY THERE’S ONLY ONE MAJOR GAME GOING ON TODAY. THEY HAVE JROTC UNITS. THEY HAVE PEOPLE THAT ARE GOING TO COLLEGE THERE THAT WILL EVENTUALLY JOIN THE UNITED STATES MILITARY OVERALL AND WE HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO RECOGNIZE, APPRECIATE THE COUNTRY WE LIVE IN FOR A FEW HOURS.” WES: AT FORT GORDON JUNIOR RESERVE OFFICER TRAINING CORPS CADETS FROM LAKESIDE AND GREENBRIER HIGH SCHOOLS PLAYED EACH OTHER IN A GAME OF FLAG FOOTBALL TO HONOR THE HISTORIC RIVALRY. CAPTAIN BILL KRAMER/COMMANDI NG OFFICER, NAVY: “ONE HOUR GAME HERE, WHERE YOU’RE FIERCE RIVALS, YOU KNOW, FOUR HOURS LATER COLLEGE GAMEDAY BUT FOR THE OTHER 364 DAYS AND 18 HOURS, WE’RE A TEAM. WE’RE PROTECTING THE NATION.” WES: ACTIVE DUTY SOLDIERS AND SAILORS FROM THE ARMY AND NAVY ALSO PLAYED FOR THE 9TH TIME. GARRETT SCHUBERT/COMPANY COMMANDER & COACH, ARMY: “WE GOT SOME MUDDY CONDITIONS OUT HERE TODAY. GOT A LITTLE RAIN, IT’S KIND OF COLD SO WE WON’T THROW THE BALL TOO MUCH. WE’RE GOING TO BE RUNNING, WE’RE GOING TO DO BE DOING THE SAME THING ARMY EVERY SINGLE DAY AND BEAT UP ON NAVY.” WES: EVEN THOUGH THIS RIVALRY RUNS DEEP, THESE SERVICEMEN TELL ME THIS GAME IS ALL ABOUT COMRADERIE. VINCE KRAJCIR/NACY INFORMATION OPERATIONS COMMAND: “BEING STATIONED HERE AT FT. GORDON AND BEING A NAVY SAILOR THE OPPORTUNITY FOR US TO GET TOGETHER, HAVE THAT UNITY, HAVE THAT BOND, AND FOR ME, IT’S JUST A GOOD TRADITION.” NOW LAKESIDE’ J-R-O-T-C’S TEAM BEAT GREENBRIER 10 TO 6. THE ARMY TEAM AT FT. GORDON DID THE SAME AS THEIR BROTHERS AT WEST POINT GETTING THE DOUBLE YOU OVER NAVY. THEY WON 12 TO 6. RENETTA.

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