| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Navy football player Will McKamey remained in critical condition late Sunday at Maryland Shock Trauma, one day after he sustained a brain injury during a spring practice in Annapolis, according to a hospital spokeswoman.
Kara McKamey posted on Facebook...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The brain injury Navy slotback Will McKamey suffered Saturday in Annapolis came during a noncontact practice drill, his parents wrote in an email distributed by an athletic department spokesman at the academy Monday.
McKamey, a 5-foot-9, 170-pound...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:18 PM
As Rafi Montalvo was recovering last fall from a brain injury he sustained in a near-fatal car accident, the former Navy quarterback talked with teammate Will McKamey about his own return to the football field. McKamey, then a freshman, became an...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Navy football player Will McKamey died Tuesday night at Maryland Shock Trauma, three days after collapsing during a practice in Annapolis.
McKamey, 19, never regained consciousness after undergoing surgery to relieve bleeding and swelling in his brain....
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Will McKamey was the valedictorian of his small high school class and often talked about going to medical school at Vanderbilt after he served his commitment to Navy.
McKamey saw it as a way to help people, said Rob Hammond, the headmaster of Grace...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
With heavy hearts and a new slogan to help remember their fallen teammate, the Navy football team returned to practice Tuesday in Annapolis.
It came 10 days after freshman slotback Will McKamey collapsed from a brain injury on a nearby field and was...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Rafi Montalvo, whose career as a Navy quarterback was put on hold when he was seriously hurt in a car accident on Thanksgiving night in 2012, said Wednesday that he has left the academy and will no longer try to play football.
Montalvo, 21, returned to...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A few weeks before the 2013 football season started at Navy, Ken Niumatalolo sat in his office and talked about how it was the most talented bunch of Midshipmen he had been around as both the team's head coach and as an assistant under both Paul Johnson...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:22 PM
A nationally televised college football game between Navy and Air Force at a sold-out stadium in Annapolis could become one of the more visible casualties of the U.S. government shutdown.
While Navy athletic director Chet Gladchuk said Tuesday that a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Buddy Green, the defensive coordinator for Navy's football team, has a steadfast policy of refraining from publicly assessing any unit of the defense until season's end.
"Ask me on Dec. 31," he said when approached about the development of the pass...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:48 PM
The conversation between father and son seemed like hundreds they had before. Ralph Montalvo can't remember the specifics of what he talked about with his 21-year-old son, only how Rafi Montalvo sounded on the other end of the cell phone.
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Keenan Reynolds changed the play.
His coach had called for Reynolds to sneak up the middle, but the quarterback noticed that the defense was loading the box and thought he could get to the outside. With his team near the goal line, trailing by six...