Saint Francis Red Flash

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Saint Francis Red Flash
University Saint Francis University

Northeast Conference (most sports)
Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's volleyball) and Atlantic 10 for

women's field hockey
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Bob Krimmel
Location Loretto, Pennsylvania
Varsity teams 22
Football stadium DeGol Field
Basketball arena DeGol Arena
Mascot Frankie The Friar
Nickname Red Flash
Colors Red and White[1]

The Saint Francis U Red Flash are the 23 sports teams representing Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, track and field, and volleyball; women's-only bowling, field hockey, lacrosse, softball, swimming and water polo; and men's-only football. The Red Flash competes in the NCAA Division I and are members of the Northeast Conference[2] for all sports except women's field hockey which belongs to the Atlantic 10 Conference, men's volleyball which belongs to the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association, and women's water polo which belongs to the Collegiate Water Polo Association.


A member of the Northeast Conference, Saint Francis sponsors teams in nine men's and fourteen women's NCAA sanctioned sports:[3]


  1. ^ SFU Athletics Style Guide (PDF). May 11, 2012. Retrieved April 6, 2016. 
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  3. ^ "Official Site of the Red Flash Saint Francis Univewrsity". Saint Francis University. Retrieved May 19, 2015. 

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