Chairman’s Corner

October 2, 2018

lCFA Members & Friends,

Cornell defeated Sacred Heart 43-24 in exciting fashion at Schoellkopf Field this past Saturday. Click here for a game recap. The complete 2018 schedule is as follows:

2018 Varsity Football Schedule
Home games are BOLD

DateOpponentLocationTime/ResultMedia Links
09/15/18 University of DelawareDelaware StadiumL 10-27GAME RECAP | STATS
09/22/18 Yale UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 21-30GAME RECAP | STATS
09/29/18 Sacred Heart UniversitySchoellkopf FieldW 43-24GAME RECAP | STATS
10/06/18 Harvard UniversitySchoellkopf FieldW 28-24GAME RECAP | STATS
10/13/18 Colgate UniversityCrown Field at Andy Kerr StadiumL 0-31GAME RECAP | STATS
10/20/18 Brown UniversityBrown StadiumW 34-16GAME RECAP | STATS
10/27/18 Princeton UniversityPrinceton StadiumL 0-66GAME RECAP | STATS
11/02/18 University of PennsylvaniaSchoellkopf FieldL 7-20GAME RECAP | STATS
11/10/18 Dartmouth CollegeSchoellkopf FieldL 24-35GAME RECAP | STATS
11/17/18 Columbia UniversityLawrence A. Wien StadiumL 21-24GAME RECAP | STATS

This week, the “Big Red” plays Harvard (2-1) with kickoff at 1:30pm at Schoellkopf Field. The game will be part of the Ivy League on ESPN package and will be broadcast on ESPN+ or tune in locally to WHCU 95.9 FM/870 AM to listen to Barry Leonard and Buck Briggs ’76 call the game on radio.

The CFA Awards Ceremony will take place in the Football Tradition Room and will commence at 10:00am; Congratulations to award recipients Vince Giarusso ’53, Terry Mallett, Chuck Knight ’57 and James Popielinski ‘74.

The CFA looks forward to hosting a pregame tailgate event at Harvard game starting at 11:30am. Look for the “Cornell Football Parents and CFA Tailgate HQ” banner in Crescent Parking Lot – we hope to C U all there. Special thanks to Amanda Backus, Jennifer Sposito, and their crew for their hard efforts in making these tailgate parties such special events! CLICK HERE to view the Sacred Heart Tailgate photos. Here is our Schedule of Events; please check regularly for updates to this schedule.

IMPORTANT NOTE TO ALL CFA MEMBERS: CFA Season tickets can now be picked up at the Will-Call Gate, as well as the ticket office in Bartels Hall. Both locations will have a complete and up-to-date roster of all dues paying and lifetime CFA members.

We would like to thank all of our members for their generous support and encourage everyone to renew your membership today. As importantly, we need your help in encouraging others to join the CFA; Our current membership stands at 581 members. Please see our new CFA Membership Levels for 2018!


CFA Membership Progress
Members as of 06/16/2019
GOAL: 800 Members

Feel free to forward this transmission to others and encourage them to sign up today.

Become a member of the CFA, make a donation, join the CFA mailing list – please find a way to be informed, stay involved and “get in the game”!!

Finally, the CFA will be hosting a reception for the 60's and 70's era players and friends of football on Tanner Terrace at 11:00am. Click here for more info and to register.

  • October 6th | Harvard | 1960’s-1970’s | 11:00am
  • November 2nd (Friday night) | Penn | 1980’s-1990’s | 7:30pm (Halftime)
  • November 10th | Dartmouth | 2000’s-2010’s | 11:00am

Thanks for your support of the CFA – BEAT HARVARD!!!


Doug Pratt '84
CFA Chairman
(636) 262-0048