Chairman’s Corner

November 7, 2017

CFA Members & Friends,

Cornell lost to Dartmouth 10-0 at Memorial Field this past Saturday. The loss put the “Big Red” in a four way tie for second place in the Ivy League. Click here for a game recap. The complete 2017 schedule is as follows:

2017 Varsity Football Schedule
Home games are BOLD

DateOpponentLocationTime/ResultMedia Links
09/16/17 University of DelawareDelaware StadiumL 14-41Postgame Story | Stats
09/23/17 Yale UniversityYale Bowl, Class of 1954 FieldL 24-49Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
09/30/17 Colgate UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 7-21Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
10/07/17 Harvard UniversitySchoellkopf FieldW 17-14Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
10/14/17 Bucknell UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 18-26Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
10/21/17 Brown UniversitySchoellkopf FieldW 34-7Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
10/28/17 Princeton UniversityPrinceton StadiumW 29-28Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
11/04/17 Dartmouth CollegeMemorial FieldL 0-10Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
11/11/17 Columbia UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 8-18Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats
11/18/17 University of PennsylvaniaFranklin FieldL 22-29Pregame Story | Postgame Story | Stats

This week, the “Big Red” plays Columbia (6-2) in the Empire State Bowl at home with kickoff at 1:30pm at Schoelkopf Field. Click here for the pregame story. It’s Senior Day and we will honor our 25 graduating senior players prior to the game – CONGRATULATIONS! You can watch the game live on the Ivy League Digital Network or tune in locally to WHCU 95.9 FM/870 AM to listen to the game on the radio with Barry Leonard and Phil Mahoney ’90.

JV Football: 11/12/2017 | 1:00pm | vs Nassau Community College | Schoellkopf Field

The CFA looks forward to hosting a pregame tailgate event at Columbia game starting at 12:00pm (noon). 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! Here is our Schedule of Events; please check regularly for updates to this schedule.

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 624 members. Please see our new CFA Membership Levels for 2018!


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For a list of current CFA Members click here. Feel free to forward this transmission to others and encourage them to sign up today.

Please take a moment to look at this survey regarding the CFA Golf Outing. We appreciate your feedback on making this an even better event in the future.

Finally, please check out the photos from our 2017 CFA Awards Day Ceremonies. It was a wonderful day paying tribute to our honorees.

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”!!

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

Doug Pratt ’84
CFA Chairman

(636) 262-0048
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