Frank Cappelletti

Inducted in 1997

  • February 28, 1933: Born in Syracuse
  • 1950-1952: Won three straight League Football Championships at Christian Brothers Academy
  • 1951: 1st Team All-City football. All-State Football. 1st Team All-City Baseball.
  • 1952: 1st Team All-City Baseball. 1st Team All-City Football. 1st Team All-City basketball. New York State Football "Player of the year". Member of the CBA Track Team.
  • 1953: Attended Fordham University on a football scholarship
  • 1953 -1955: Served in US Army in Italy
  • 1956-1959: Linebacker, guard and fullback for the Villanova University Football team
  • 1959: Captain of Villanova football team
  • 1960-1970’s Head football coach at CBA; winning three City Championships. CBA basketball coach; Won 1 City Championship. Athletic Director at CBA. Coached future NFL stars Walt Patulski and Marty Domres
  • 1991: Received The Purple and Gold Award, given by the Christian Brothers Academy Alumni Association

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