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Are you a Navy Football fan, someone who likes all Navy Sports, or you're just looking to learn more about a group of elite athletes most people have never heard of? Then you've come to the right place. This is Navy Sports Central, the official podcast of the Navy Sports Nation. Join your host Karl Darden for an in depth look at the Mids as they compete in 35 Men's & Women's NCAA Division 1 college sports. You'll get the latest news on the different teams in action, gain some unique insights in our Deep Dive segment and hear from some great guests along the way. So stick around, and be sure to follow Navy Sports Central wherever you get your podcasts!

Are you a Navy Football fan, someone who likes all Navy Sports, or you're just looking to learn more about a group of elite athletes most people have never heard of? Then you've come to the right place. This is Navy Sports Central, the official podcast of the Navy Sports Nation. Join your host Karl Darden for an in depth look at the Mids as they compete in 35 Men's & Women's NCAA Division 1 college sports. You'll get the latest news on the different teams in action, gain some unique insights in our Deep Dive segment and hear from some great guests along the way. So stick around, and be sure to follow Navy Sports Central wherever you get your podcasts!

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Are you a Navy Football fan, someone who likes all Navy Sports, or you're just looking to learn more about a group of elite athletes most people have never heard of? Then you've come to the right place. This is Navy Sports Central, the official podcast of the Navy Sports Nation. Join your host Karl Darden for an in depth look at the Mids as they compete in 35 Men's & Women's NCAA Division 1 college sports. You'll get the latest news on the different teams in action, gain some unique insights in our Deep Dive segment and hear from some great guests along the way. So stick around, and be sure to follow Navy Sports Central wherever you get your podcasts!

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Episodes

Here Are Your Top 10 Navy Sports Moments for the '21-'22 Season

6/20/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode we’re going to take a look back at the past year in Navy Sports. I’m going to give you what I think were the top 10 moments in this record-breaking season. So please join us! You can compare my list to yours and decide if I got things right or if I'm totally out to lunch. Links Related To This Episode: Quick Taps, Tries & Rhodes ScholarshipsArmy-Navy 2021 . . . Nothing Beats Singing SecondAn...

Duration:00:27:00

Newton's 2nd Law Applied to Running: A Navy Grad's Perspective on Track & the Boston Marathon

5/24/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we’ll be talking track & field with a very special guest who was a member of the Navy Men’s cross Country and Track teams. He’ll be giving us his perspective on race strategy, coaching, and running at the master’s level. And he’ll even throw in a physics lesson while he’s at it. Links Related To This Episode: Navy Track & Field Sweeps the Patriot League Championships!We want to hear from...

Duration:01:04:30

A Shocking Upset & A Bowl Game Slugfest (20 Years of Navy's Triple Option - Part 3)

5/9/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we will finish up our look back at 20 years of Triple Option football at Navy by checking out two more games from the Ken Niumatalolo era that represent significant milestones in his coaching career. And we will see how the spring sports season wrapped up, get to our Question of the Day, and knock out our last Mid Watch Segment for the year. Links Related To This Episode: Celebrating 20 Years...

Duration:00:42:12

Running Point on Women's Basketball in the ACC: A Conversation With Mary McElroy

4/21/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we will be joined by a very special guest who has over 3 decades of experience working in college athletics. She’ll provide us with some insight on a couple of her key roles as well as give us her perspective on recruiting and the college transfer portal. And of course we'll also be bringing you our Sports Update, Question of the Day and Mid Watch segments. Please join us for a terrific...

Duration:01:07:20

A Triple Option Savant, A Perfect 4 For 4, and Two Unbreakable(?) Records

4/12/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we will continue with our look at 20 years of the Triple Option at Navy by breaking down two particularly memorable games against Air Force and Army. I’ll also discuss a couple records held by a Navy player that may not ever be broken. And you’ll hear my reasons why too. Our sports update will include a look at how Navy Football spring practices have been going, and we will have our usual...

Duration:00:32:50

Men's Lacrosse Wins Big, A Navy-Pitt Connection, and Navy Sports' Mount Rushmore

3/25/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! This episode represents a little bit of a milestone for the podcast. Navy Sports Central's first full episode was released exactly one year ago today on March 25th, 2021. We're going to talk a little bit more about the men's lacrosse teams big win over Johns Hopkins. And we'll also be joined by a special guest who will share some of his perspective on a program that Navy is quite pretty familiar with on the...

Duration:00:51:23

Navy's Triple Option Turns 20!

3/14/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! This upcoming football season, Navy’s triple option celebrates its 20th year, and this episode will be the first in a series where we will showcase one of the Mids’ signature wins under Coach Niumatalolo. And of course, we will have an update on some of the spring sports teams that have gotten off to strong starts as well as our Question of the Day and Mid Watch segments. So stick around. We’ve got lots of...

Duration:00:33:09

An Elegant Form of Violence

2/25/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode we are going to be joined by two very knowledgeable guests who will give us a crash course on the Navy Rugby program. This is one of the more popular club sports at Navy and serious consideration is being given to elevating both the men's and women's teams to varsity status. We will also update you on the Navy Swimming & Diving teams, as well as Men's Basketball and Wrestling as the winter...

Duration:01:10:37

Four Stars . . . A Saturday Sweep . . . And Navy Sports History Made

2/12/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we’ll talk about how the Mids made history by sweeping all 4 Star contests versus Army last Saturday. The Rifle team, Men’s & Women’s Indoor Track, and the Gymnastics team all came out on top against the Black Knights on a highly competitive day where several program records were set. Stay with us as we break down exactly how it happened! Links Related To This Episode: An Insanely Deep...

Duration:00:26:48

4 x 1 Mile Intervals & Six-N Days - A Navy Sports Hall of Famer's Look at Women's Indoor Track

1/29/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode we are going to preview the Women’s Indoor Track & Field team in advance of their big Star Meet coming up against Army on February 5th. I’ll give you a quick rundown on how a typical dual meet is scored. And then I’ll be joined by a former member of the team and a Navy Athletics Hall of Famer to profile 5 athletes who figure to play a key role when the Mids take on the Black Knights. Please...

Duration:01:07:12

Navy Men's Basketball - Getting It Done With Defense & Depth

1/18/2022
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll be focusing on the Navy Men's Basketball team as they try to win a second straight Patriot League regular season title. We will take a look at 3 key statistics, one of which the Mids are taking to a whole different level. And we'll meet some of the players who are putting up these terrific results. Links Related To This Episode: Navy Men's Basketball RosterQuality Depth gives Navy...

Duration:00:25:25

Quick Taps, Tries & Rhodes Scholarships

12/27/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll be speaking with the co-captain of the newly crowned national champion Navy Women's Rugby team, Sarah Skinner from the Class of '22. Sarah was also recently selected as the Naval Academy's 54th Rhodes Scholar. Join us for a really fun conversation as she shares a little bit about what both of those experiences were like. Links Related To This Episode: Navy Women's Rugby Wins the CRAA...

Duration:00:35:46

Army-Navy 2021 . . . Nothing Beats Singing Second

12/16/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll be breaking down Navy's big win over Army on Saturday. We'll talk about how my pre-game observations compared to what actually happened on the field. We will also dive into three key plays that helped determine the outcome of the game and talk about why they worked. And finally I'll share some thoughts about how things look for 2022. So, please join. I don't know that I've ever looked...

Duration:00:26:36

"Where's the Court?" An Insider's Look at Navy Women's Basketball

12/6/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll be joined by a special guest to help us break down the Navy Women's Basketball team and she'll also provide her perspective on the program from its beginning. So stay with us for some really great conversation from a former Navy player and coach. Links Related To This Episode: Why Hiring Tim Taylor as the Navy Women's Basketball Coach Makes Total SenseJennifer Coleman BiographyWe want...

Duration:01:12:14

Navy Basketball - It's Been a Long, Long, Time . . .

11/22/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we will take a deep dive into of the biggest wins in the history of the Navy Men's Basketball program to see if there are any similarities even though these games were played 35 years apart. So stay with us! You might find out some things that will surprise you! Links Related To This Episode: Navy - Syracuse : 1986 NCAA Basketball TournamentNavy - Virginia: Nov. 9, 2021We want to hear from...

Duration:00:41:19

The Navy Football Two Year Forecast

11/4/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, as we head into Saturday's game against Notre Dame, I'm going to give you three reasons why you should be excited about the future of Navy Football over the next couple of years. Yeah, this season has a rough one so far, and you might think that statement sounds a little strange. But I think you'll see what I'm talking about if you stay with us. Links Related To This Episode: 2021 Navy -...

Duration:00:32:55

An Insanely Deep Dive Into the Army - Navy Rivalry

10/22/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the Army - Navy Rivalry across all sports . . . not just football. Join us to find out some of the key milestones as well as identify the tipping point for when the Mids began to take control of the head to head competition. Links Related To This Episode: On Target: The Making of a Navy Rifle AthleteThe Ultimate Guide to Navy Water...

Duration:00:34:57

GOAAAAAAAAAAAL! Checking Up On The Navy Men's Soccer Team.

10/5/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll be talking Navy Men's Soccer as they prepare for their big game against Army this weekend in Philadelphia. And to help us do that will be a very special guest who played forward and midfielder when he was at the Academy. He's also someone who knows what's like to win that Star game against the Black Knights. So whether you're a soccer fan or not, come on and join us. I think you'll walk...

Duration:00:44:52

Men's Golf Defeats Army in a Thriller to Take the Star!

10/1/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll get into some of the reasons for the football team's rough start to the year as well as what the future looks like following the loss to Air Force. And as always, we'll take a look at how the fall season is shaping up with some of the other sports, get your thoughts on the Question of the Day, and check in with the two athletes we're featuring in our Mid Watch segment. Links Related To...

Duration:00:29:25

The Tough Road Ahead

9/16/2021
Welcome to Navy Sports Central - The Official Podcast of the Navy Sports Nation! In this episode, we'll get into some of the reasons for the football team's rough start to the year as well as what the future looks like following the loss to Air Force. And as always, we'll take a look at how the fall season is shaping up with some of the other sports, get your thoughts on the Question of the Day, and check in with the two athletes we're featuring in our Mid Watch segment. EDITORS NOTE: At...

Duration:00:32:35