Chairman’s Corner

September 26, 2016
Membership materials are currently in production and will be mailed shortly.
HOME GAME tickets may be picked up on September 24, 2016 at the Cornell Ticket Office, Bartels Hall #554.

Cornell played smart, aggressive football in their first home game, beating Yale 27-13 in a very exciting homecoming outing at Schoellkopf Field! For a game recap, click here.

2016 Varsity Football Schedule
Home games are BOLD

DateOpponentLocationTime/ResultMedia Links
09/17/16 Bucknell UniversityChristy Mathewson-Memorial StadiumW 24-16Postgame | Stats | Gallery
09/24/16 Yale UniversitySchoellkopf FieldW 27-13Postgame | Stats | Gallery
10/01/16 Colgate UniversityCrown Field at Andy Kerr StadiumW 39-38Postgame | Stats | Gallery
10/08/16 Harvard UniversityHarvard StadiumL 13-29Postgame | Stats | Gallery
10/15/16 Sacred Heart UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 24-31Postgame | Stats | Gallery
10/22/16 Brown UniversityBrown StadiumL 21-28Postgame | Stats | Gallery
10/29/16 Princeton UniversitySchoellkopf FieldL 7-56Postgame | Stats | Gallery
11/05/16 Dartmouth CollegeSchoellkopf FieldL 13-17Postgame | Stats | Gallery
11/12/16 Columbia UniversityLawrence A. Wien StadiumW 42-40Postgame | Stats | Gallery
11/19/16 University of PennsylvaniaSchoellkopf FieldL 20-42Postgame | Stats | Gallery

This week, the “Big Red” plays Colgate (1-2) on the road with kickoff at 1:00pm, and it’s Homecoming weekend for the “Raiders”. There will be a joint CFA and Football Parents potluck-style tailgate in Colgate’s parking lot prior to the game! Here is a (schedule of events/registration); 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; 253 member renewals have come in during the last few weeks. For a list of current CFA Members, click here.


We would like to welcome the following members:

Philip Cochran ’71 Clarence Labonte Jr.
Christian Dipaola ’98 Richard Nelson
Kimberley Fraser ’17 Charles D. Somborn
Daniel Hagen ’82 Anne-Marie & Bill Staples
Thomas Hunter Tim Vinciguerra ’68
D. Ekow King

Please feel free to forward this transmission to others and encourage them to sign up today. Coach Archer, his staff and our team need your support now more than ever!

Finally, please take a moment to watch video highlights from the Cornell-Yale game, as well as Coach Archer’s post-game press conference.

In closing, I’d like to make you all aware of an honor recently bestowed upon our very own Richie Moran. The US Lacrosse Hall of Fame in Sparks, MD recently dedicated a wing called the Richard M. Moran Hall of Fame Gallery. Richie’s love and support of the CFA and Cornell Football are just a part of who he is. We are fortunate to have him on our side. Please join me in congratulating Richie for this great honor at the US Lacrosse Hall of Fame! Click here to view his acceptance speech.

Thanks for your support of the “New CFA” – BEAT COLGATE!!!

Doug Pratt ’84
CFA Chairman

(636) 262-0048
Coach Archer’s philosophy: “EVERYONE CAN DO SOMETHING” – please help spread the word!