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This site includes statistical information related to Saint Bonaventure football, highlights of the careers of many of the coaches and some of the best players, and a brief history of Forness Stadium.  There is also a "Short History" of the sport as played at St. Bonaventure and the text of many of the school songs and cheers that may have been heard at the football games.  There are also recordings of the Alma Mater and the school's main fight song to listen to.

Note:  Much of the data included in this site comes from an excellent collection of information about St. Bonaventure football: 
Wallace, Malcolm.  And They Were Giants : The St. Bonaventure Football Book. St. Bonaventure: Franciscan Institute, 1989.

Created By: Terrance Neidl.  Terry has built an independent site related to Bona's football.  Check out

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Created in History 419, Computer and Archival Skills for Historians, during the Fall 2003 semester. Instructed by Dr. Phillip Payne and Archivist Dennis Frank.

Any changes, other than minor editing, are noted at the bottom of the affected page.

Property of  Terrance Neidl and St. Bonaventure University.

For more information about the Archives' collections contact:

telephone: 716.375.2322
web site:

Friedsam Memorial Library
St. Bonaventure University
St. Bonaventure, NY  14778  USA
(716) 375-2323 (general number)
(716) 375-2389  (fax)

Site brought up 1/16/2004
History page added by D. Frank, 1/19/2004
Brief description of site added to this page by D. Frank, 1/22/04

Last updated:  10/23/12

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