2018-19 News

  • Athletics Honors 69 Seniors at Annual Senior Celebration
    May 22, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Last Thursday, the Catholic University Athletics Department held its annual senior celebration banquet inside the Pryzbyla Center in which it honored 69 seniors, including its six major award winners.
  • Cardinals Finish Third in 2018-19 President's Trophy Standings
    May 16, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - For the second-straight year, the Catholic University athletics department finished third in the Landmark Conference President's Trophy standings. The Cardinals' second-place finish is their highest since they won in 2015.
  • Despite Multilayered Success, Fisher Retiring a Humble Man
    May 02, 2019
    Associate Head Cross Country and Women's Track and Field Coach Joe Fisher '75, who announced his retirement earlier this spring, will coach in his final team event of a 41-year career this weekend as the Cardinals head to Goucher for the 2019 Landmark Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
  • Deep Runs 123rd Boston Marathon
    April 16, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. -  In the midst of his outdoor track & field spring season, Catholic University junior Cornelius Deep trained for and completed the renowned Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15.
  • Catholic to Celebrate Eighth Annual Division III Week April 1-7
    March 29, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University athletics department will participate in the NCAA's eighth annual celebration of Division III Week April 1-7, 2019. It is an opportunity to recognize the powerful impact of athletics and student-athletes on the campus and surrounding community.
  • Cool Schools Polar Plunge Raises $33,000 for Special Olympics
    February 18, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Catholic University head football coach Mike Gutelius was among 120 people, mostly Catholic student-athletes, who participated in the Polar Plunge to support Special Olympics DC. This year's plunge drew 300 pledges and raised $33,464.
  • Cardinals Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Honors
    February 14, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS, La. - The Catholic University men’s cross country team has been selected to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team for the third straight year.
  • Athletics Receives NADIIIAA Community Service Award
    January 28, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. - On Saturday, the Catholic University athletics department was honored for its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service as the winner of the National Association of Division III Administrators (NADIIIAA) Community Service Award for On-Going Project category.
  • Catholic Athletics Participates in MLK Day of Service
    January 22, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University's 25 varsity teams joined the University community Monday and participated in this year’s MLK Day of Service, an annual event in which students honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by doing acts of service for community partners. 
  • Under Armour to be Official Outfitter of Catholic Athletics
    January 17, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Catholic University Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean Sullivan announced Thursday that the athletics department has entered into a five-year partnership agreement with Under Armour through BSN SPORTS.
  • Cardinals Sit in Second Place in President's Trophy Standings
    November 20, 2018
    TOWSON, Md. - After the conclusion of the fall sports season, Catholic University finds itself in second place in the Landmark Conference President's Trophy standings. The Presidents' Trophy recognizes the conference's best overall athletics program.
  • Cardinals Place 47 on Landmark Fall Academic Honor Roll
    November 13, 2018
    TOWSON, Md. - The Catholic University had 47 student-athletes named to the 2018 Landmark Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday. The Honor Roll recognizes fall student-athletes who have reached sophomore academic standing and boast a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher.
  • Cardinals Place Six on Landmark Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams
    November 12, 2018
    TOWSON, Md. - Catholic University had six student-athletes named to the 2018 Landmark Conference Fall All-Sportsmanship Team on Tuesday. Seniors Graceton Griffith (field hockey) and Mitch Ford (men's soccer), juniors Cosmo Pirozzi (men's cross country), junior Emily Snyder (women's cross country) and Isabelle Cooper (women's volleyball) and sophomore Krista Boretti (women's soccer) were all first time selections.
  • Cardinals Wrap-Up 2018 Season at South/Southeast Regional
    November 10, 2018
    MT. BERRY, Ga. - The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team finished with a total time of 2:26:41.21 at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional Championship to close out their season on Saturday.  
  • Catholic Finishes in Sixth at Landmark Conference Championships
    October 27, 2018
    LEBONAN, Pa. - The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team finished in sixth place at the Landmark Conference Championships on Saturday.  
  • Catholic Finishes in Third Place at the Hood Open
    October 13, 2018
    FREDERICK, Md.- The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team finished in third place overall with 110 points on Saturday at the Hood Open.
  • Cardinals Dedicate Day of Service to Mother Teresa
    October 09, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University student-athletes took advantage of the opportunity to give back to the local community by participating in the annual Mother Teresa Day of Service on Sunday, September 16.
  • Cardinals Placed 8th at the Don Cathcart Invitational
    September 29, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University men’s cross country team finished in eighth place overall with 233 points on Saturday at the Don Cathcart Invitational.
  • Cardinals Place Sixth at the Hornet Harrier Invite
    September 22, 2018
    WINCHESTER, Va. - The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team finished in 6th place overall with 200 points on Saturday at the Hornet Harrier.
  • Cardinals Place 6th at the Dutchmen Invitational
    September 08, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team finished in 6th place overall with 164 points on Saturday at the Dutchmen Invitational.
  • Cardinals Place 2nd at the Howard Labor Day Classic
    September 01, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University Men’s Cross Country team opened their season with a strong performance at the Howard Labor Day Classic finishing in 2nd place overall with 39 points on Saturday.
  • Rahn Named Director of Cross Country and Track & Field
    August 31, 2018
    Catholic University Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean Sullivan announced today that Steve Rahn has been hired as the Director of Cross Country and Track and Field. He comes to Catholic with 16 years of coaching experience, including eight at the collegiate level.