Founded in 1935, the Christian Brother Academy Football Program is rich in tradition, with a standard of excellence that is second to none.


Varsity CoachJoe BurkeEmail

Head Coach Joe Burke is entering his 39th year of coaching.

The 2020 season will be his 11th year as a Head Coach at CBA and 17th Overall as a Head Coach. Under his leadership, the Brothers have had been a playoff team 9 of 10 years with 6 semi-final appearances, including back-to-back Section 2 Championship game appearances in 2013 and 2014 including Champions in 2013. This includes a four year stretch from 2011 – 2014 with 36 wins and only 8 Losses.

Since 2010, more than 42 CBA players have gone on to play football at the collegiate level.

CBA competes in the Suburban Council, Section 2, Class AA

Titles and Championships Since 1935

24 League Championships

13 New York State Rankings by NYS Sportswriters

5 Section 2 Championship Game Appearance

3 Section 2 Championships

Teams/Players Since 2010

48 selected 1st Team – AA Coaches Team

38 selected 2nd Team – AA Coaches Team

42 players have gone on to play College football

18 selected to the NYS Football Team

8 teams selected NYS Academic Teams of Distinction

6 teams selected All NYS Scholar Athlete Team