On Sunday, January 12, 2019, the CHS Georgia Chapter, in conjunction with the Cornell Alumni Association of Atlanta, held a luncheon celebrating the 2019 Super Bowl and Cornell football’s influence on the big game. Sitting in the shadows of Mercedes Benz Stadium, site of Super Bowl LIII, the College Football Hall of Fame played host to this exciting event with special guests representing Cornell football players that have played in six Super Bowl games over the years.
- Ed Marinaro, Hotel ‘72: Minnesota Vikings – Super Bowls VIII and IX
- Kevin Boothe, Hotel ’05: New York Giants – Super Bowls XLII and XLVI
- Bryan Walters, Arts ’10: Seattle Seahawks – Super Bowls XLVIII and XLIX
Moderating the panel presentation was Mark Newton, Hotel ’74, a member of the Big Red football team from 1971 to 1973.
Special guests greeting the group of 131 Cornellians were Dennis Adamovich, Chief Executive Officer of the College Football Hall of Fame, and Andy Noel, the Meakem Smith Director of Athletics and Physical Education for Cornell University. Robert Mandelbaum, Hotel ’81 and Sam Woodworth, Hotel MMH ’16 organized the event.