CFA Members & Friends,
Cornell was defeated by Penn 20-7 at Schoellkopf Field this past Friday. CLICK HERE for a game recap. The complete 2018 schedule is as follows:
2018 Varsity Football Schedule
Home games are BOLD
|09/15/18||University of Delaware||Delaware Stadium||L 10-27||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|09/22/18||Yale University||Schoellkopf Field||L 21-30||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|09/29/18||Sacred Heart University||Schoellkopf Field||W 43-24||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|10/06/18||Harvard University||Schoellkopf Field||W 28-24||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|10/13/18||Colgate University||Crown Field at Andy Kerr Stadium||L 0-31||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|10/20/18||Brown University||Brown Stadium||W 34-16||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|10/27/18||Princeton University||Princeton Stadium||L 0-66||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|11/02/18||University of Pennsylvania||Schoellkopf Field||L 7-20||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|11/10/18||Dartmouth College||Schoellkopf Field||L 24-35||GAME RECAP | STATS|
|11/17/18||Columbia University||Lawrence A. Wien Stadium||L 21-24||GAME RECAP | STATS|
This week, the “Big Red” plays Dartmouth (7-1) with kickoff at 1:30pm at Schoellkopf Field. We will honor our 26 senior players in a pregame ceremony and at the "Celebrating Our Seniors" CFA tailgate event. CLICK HERE for a game preview. 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.
In our continuing effort to enhance the player experience, the CFA hosted a team dinner at John Thomas-LaTourelle Steakhouse on November 1st. CLICK HERE for photo gallery. It’s important that our players feel supported and these types of activities provide this opportunity! We look forward to hosting our next team dinner this Friday (November 9th) at the same venue.
The CFA looks forward to hosting a pregame tailgate event at Dartmouth game starting at 11:30am. Look for the “Cornell Football Parents and CFA Tailgate HQ” banner in the Crescent 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 for Penn tailgate photos. Here is our Schedule of Events; please check regularly for updates to this schedule.
Here is a schedule of the day’s activities.
11/10/2018 | vs Dartmouth College
- Alumni Reception - 2000's-2010's | 11:30am | CFA Tailgate
- Cornell CFA tailgate in the Schoellkopf Crescent Lot w/ CFA pop-up tent. Tailgate Opens at 11:30am for Drinks & Appetizers followed by a Hot and Cold Buffet beginning at 12 noon.
"Celebrating Our Seniors Tailgate"
Special Performance: The Cornell "Hangovers" will be celebrating their 50th anniversary this weekend with an a cappella performance during the CFA tailgate event.
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 604 members. Please see our new CFA Membership Levels for 2018!
HELP US REACH OUR GOAL OF 800 MEMBERS BY JOINING TODAY!
Feel free to forward this transmission to others and encourage them to sign up today.
Finally, the CFA will be hosting an alumni reception for players and friends of football at our tailgate event on Kite Hill to help promote camaraderie and our efforts on the important “It’s Time Challenge” initiative. CLICK HERE for more info and to register.
- November 10th | Dartmouth | 2000’s-2010’s | 11:30am
- Special Performance: The Cornell "Hangovers" will be celebrating their 50th anniversary this weekend with a cappella performances during the CFA Alumni Reception AND the CFA tailgate event.
Thanks for your support of the CFA – BEAT DARTMOUTH!!!
GO BIG RED!