Ithaca Bombers


Previous seasons

Year Overall Conf
2017 0-0, 0-0 LL
2016 5-5, 4-4 E8
2015 4-6, 2-6 E8
2014 7-4, 6-2 E8
2013 9-3, 6-1 E8
2012 6-4, 4-3 E8
2011 4-6, 2-5 E8
2010 6-4, 3-2 E8
2009 7-3, 3-2 E8
2008 9-2, 5-1 E8
2007 8-3, 4-2 E8
2006 7-3, 4-2 E8
2005 8-3, 6-0 E8
2004 9-2, 5-1 E8
2003 10-3, 4-0 E8
2002 7-3, 4-0 E8
2001 11-2, 0-0 IND
2000 7-3, 0-0 IND
1999 7-4, 0-0 IND
1998 9-2, 0-0 IND

Team Info



Enrollment: 6122
Location: Ithaca, NY
Colors: Blue, Gold
Stadium: Butterfield Stadium (5000)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

July 9, 2017 New York conferences start postseason bowl The Empire 8 and Liberty League won't be sending their top at-large teams to the ECAC postseason bowl games, rather, they'll square off in a New York State bowl game this November.
March 29, 2017 Buffalo State heading to Liberty League The final touches are being put on the Liberty League's long-awaited seventh football program, nearly two years after the NEWMAC added the sport and brought two LL affiliate members home.
December 12, 2016 Ithaca hires Swanstrom as head football coach Dan Swanstrom has been named the 10th head coach for the Ithaca football program. A former Gagliardi Trophy finalist and Division III offensive coordinator, Swanstrom was most recently quarterbacks coach and recruiting coordinator at Penn.
November 5, 2016 Roundup: Olivet, WNEU, Husson, Northwestern among clinchers A handful of unranked teams will find themselves in the Division III playoff bracket when it's announced a week from Sunday, and more teams are inching closer. Meanwhile, Ithaca sent Mike Welch off a winner in his final home game. That and more in the Week 10 national roundup.
November 5, 2016 Ithaca Completes Perfect Home Season With 7-0 Shutout of Buffalo State ITHACA, N.Y. – For the first time since 1999, the Ithaca College football team posted back-to-back shutout victories at Butterfield Stadium with a 7-0 triumph over Buffalo State College on Saturday, in what was head coach Mike Welch’s final home contest of his hall of fame career. Saturday also marked Senior Day, as the parents of 22 seniors were honored at halftime, and the underclass parents were recognized before the game as part of Family Weekend.
October 22, 2016 Defense Forces Five Turnovers as Ithaca Shuts Out Morrisville, 34-0 ITHACA, N.Y. – In less than ideal playing conditions – low 40s with rain and constant wind – at Butterfield Stadium on Saturday, the Ithaca College football team shutout Morrisville State College, 34-0, behind five turnovers by the defense. It is the first shutout by Ithaca since 2013 (Frostburg State, 23-0), and the largest margin of victory in a shutout since 2009 (St. Lawrence, 45-0). With the win, Ithaca is now 4-3 overall and 3-2 in the Empire 8 Conference.