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The Bishop McNamara Catholic School Athletic Department is dedicated to help our students become better people by promoting the values of teamwork, commitment and dedication. These values are the main characteristics for success in athletics as well as life.


Celebrating Decades of Fightin' Irish Football


BMCS is celebrating decades of Fightin’ Irish Football under Football Hall of Fame Coach Rich Zinanni. This legendary career has spanned 55 years at Bishop McNamara, Coach Zinanni has spent 46 years as head coach racking up 9 state championship games resulting in 5 state championship titles and 4 runner up finishes. Overall, Coach Zinanni has an impressive record of 356 wins for the Fightin' Irish Program. Coach Zinanni remains to be a positive influence to an extraordinary number of young people in our community. There are generations of young men and women who have benefited and continue to benefit from his leadership. 

Share in the Celebration:

We invite our BMCS Alumni to attend our 2021 Home Football Games.

Join Coach Z, Coach Rood and the Fightin’ Irish Football Coaches and Players at each home game in the Rich Zinanni Memorial Stadium!

Home Game Details:

September 3, 2021 (Grade School Night/Ice Cream Social)
Celebrating the 1970's and 1980's decades!

September 24, 2021 (Homecoming)
Celebrating the 1990's decade!

October 1, 2021 (1st Progressive Raffle Drawing)
Celebrating the 2000's-2010's decade!

October 8, 2021
Celebrating the 2010's to Present!

Junior varsity game begins at 5:00 pm, varsity game begins at 7:15 pm. The decade celebration will be held between the games.

Check back for more details to come!

Team Schedules


Football Parking Pass


Purchase a Home Football Parking Pass

The BMCS Athletic Boosters are offering BMCS Parking spaces for all home football games for the 2021-22 season and post-season. The  passes are available for purchase online only. It's easy to do:

1. Fill out the online payment form.

2. Go to the link sent to you to choose your parking spot. It is a first come first serve basis. 

Note the GATES WILL CLOSE AT 7:15 pm for parking. You must arrive before 7:15 to park during the home football games. 


Online Parking Pass Form