Feb 272015
CHSFL Players Sign National Letters of Intent

Since National Signing Day on February 4th the NYCHSFL has seen a number of signings from all over the league. Here is a list of the college commitments thus far: Brandon Coleman, Stepinac – US Naval Academy Gavin Heslop, Stepinac – Stony Brook University Demarcus Miller, Stepinac – Stony Brook University Dante Francis, Stepinac – […]

Feb 202015
“Saying that someone lived their life like Vince O’Connor is probably the highest honor I could ever give to them.” RU Head Coach Kyle Flood

From QueensCourier.com:  As students, family and former players for Vince O’Connor flocked to St Francis Prep for his funeral service on Thursday, they remembered the legendary football coach and devoted family man with messages of gratitude for all he had done for others in his life. Several hundred mourners filled the school auditorium in Fresh Meadows […]

Feb 202015

From the New York Post;  Kyle Flood has come a long way, from a Queens kid who didn’t play a down of football entering high school to the head coach at Rutgers in one of the country’s premier football conferences.   Click here to read more;  http://nypost.com/2015/02/15/rutgers-coach-on-emotional-loss-of-legend-he-calls-second-father/

Feb 142015

St. Francis Prep SFP Community Mourns Coach Vince O’Connor Please pray for the repose of the soul of Coach Vince O’Connor who passed away this morning at the age of 85. His wake will be held in the Prep’s auditorium on Tuesday andWednesday from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm each day. Funeral Mass at Prep […]

Feb 142015

The wake and funeral arrangements for Mr. Vincent O’Connor have been finalized.  The wake will be held in the St. Francis Prep auditorium on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm each day.  The Funeral Mass will also be conducted at St. Francis Prep on Thursday, February 19 at 10:30 am.  For further information […]

Feb 142015

The CHSFL mourns the passing of Mr. Vincent O’Connor.  For the past 61 years Coach O’Connor has been a model Catholic educator who has graced the sidelines of the CHSFL since its inception in 1954.   He not only brought out the athletic abilities in his students but he forged a devout Catholic identity in the […]

Feb 142015
Please Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Mr. Vincent O'Connor

 Please Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Mr. Vincent O’Connor.  Information regarding the arrangements will be posted on the website when they are finalized.  The CHSFL passes along its condolences to the O’Connor family as well as the St. Francis Prep community.   

Feb 072015

From msgvarsity.com; Tom Pugh will always love the game of football but the longtime head coach at Holy Cross knew it was the right time to step down after serving 42 successful years as head varsity football coach at Holy Cross. Click here to read more; http://www.msgvarsity.com/brooklyn-bronx/longtime-coach-pugh-retires-from-holy-cross-1.1680987