2017 LMFA International Bowl
2017 International Bowl result:
Akron South Rangers 39, LMFA 0
It was a great afternoon of football and friendship.
See our facebook page for a photo and video gallery from the game
Thank you to the following for all your help with this special event:
- The LMFA players and coaches led by Mark Fonti. While some players were unable to join us we were lucky to have this dedicated, special group of young men representing London and area and the LMFA.
- The South Rangers players and coaches who dedicated an entire weekend of bus travel to get here.
- Our concessions team led by Marissa Cutts who fed two hungry football teams – never an easy task!
- The LMFA parents who helped with set up and arranged their own pot luck with help from Abe’s Subs.
- The LFOA (who refereed using rules they were given in some cases just before the game), our medics and Ron Ferwerda, our timer for the day.
- Corey Seybold and Mircom (our t-shirt sponsor) for getting t-shirts made on short notice for all players and coaches on both teams.
LMFA is happy to announce we will hosting the South Rangers from Akron Ohio at Citywide Park on Saturday August 19th at 2pm in the International Bowl.
The LMFA team will be players born in 2005 and registered to play LMFA in 2017.
The game will be Canadian rules 12 on 12 football (with a few modifications) on the regulation CFL sized field at Citywide Park.
Our team will be coached by Mark Fonti (Rams), with Shawn Wilson (Red Storm) as assistant head coach and many other LMFA coaches on the staff as well.
Darryl Stephenson, a London Minor Football alumnus who went on to have great success at the University of Windsor and in the CFL ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daryl_Stephenson ) will be an honorary captain for team LMFA
The first try out for team LMFA is Monday July 24th at Lucas High School at 6pm.
Only players already registered for 2017 with LMFA and born in 2005 are eligible to try out.
Players must register in advance for the try out – email us at firstname.lastname@example.org