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July 18, 2024
GREAT PLAINS CHAPTER


(photo courtesy Ryan Christiansen)

Great Plains PFRA chapter members Matthew Fordyce (left) and Ryan Christiansen (right) met up with member Stew Thornley (not pictured) on Saturday, May 4, to watch the Minnesota Vixen play the St. Louis Slam in a professional Women’s Football Alliance game played at Kuhlman Field in Edina, Minn.




June 23, 2024
DC/BALTIMORE CHAPTER
(photos courtesy Dan Neumann and Jeff Payne)

The DC/Baltimore Chapter held their first PFRA Author Event on March 2 with Matthew Algeo, author of Last Team Standing (recipient of the PFRA’s 2006 Nelson Ross Award), which tells the story of the Steelers/Eagles "Steagles" franchise during World War II. For more information about the DC/Baltimore Chapter contact Dan Neumann at danielglennneumann@gmail.com. Also contact Dan with any ideas for potential speaker presentations.



WESTERN NEW YORK CHAPTER
(photos courtesy Rich Flowers)

The Western New York Chapter held their eighth annual conference on April 20 in Springville, NY, the home of Pop Warner. Jeffrey Miller organized the conference. Attendees were treated to a great speakers program including former Bills defensive back Marlon Kerner, former radio play- by-play Voice of the Buffalo Bills John Murphy, author/sportswriter Scott Pitoniak, author/podcaster Darin Hayes, sports broadcaster Jon Bozeka, and Dayton Triangles football historians Mark Fenner and Kevin O’Donnel. Plans are already under way for the ninth annual conference which will be held on April 26, 2025. For more information about the Western New York Chapter contact Jeffrey Miller at rockpile6465@gmail.com.

GREAT PLAINS CHAPTER
(photo courtesy Ryan Christiansen)

The Great Plains Chapter hosted a virtual meeting organized by Ryan Christiansen on May 21 with a presentation by Ashley LaVigne, the Executive Director of the Koochiching County Historical Society and Bronko Naguski Museum. LaVigne is Bronko’s great-granddaughter. For more information about the Great Plains Chapter contact Ryan Christiansen at norsepower@yahoo.com.

MICHIGAN CHAPTER
We also have an active Michigan Chapter. For more information about the Michigan Chapter contact Randy Snow at randysnow22@yahoo.com.






If you are interested in starting a chapter, please contact PFRA President George Bozeka at sundaygolfer48@aol.com for details.