2018-19 News

  • Catholic Men & Women Honored as Scholar All-America Teams
    January 23, 2019
    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - The Catholic University men's and women's swimming & diving teams have been awarded spots on the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) list of Scholar All-America Teams for another semester of strong academic achievement. 
  • 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. 
  • Cardinals Touch First in Every Event, Defeat Yellow Jackets
    January 19, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men's swimming & diving team took first place in every one of its events in a decisive victory over Randolph-Macon on Saturday at the DuFour Center Pool. The Cardinals defeated the Yellow Jackets 202-60 on their final home meet of the season.
  • 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.
  • McCarthy Tabbed as Landmark Athlete of the Week
    January 14, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - For the second time this season, Catholic University men's swimming sophomore Gregory McCarthy has been selected as the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week, announced by the league office Monday afternoon.
  • Cardinals Open New Year with Win Over Shoremen
    January 12, 2019
    CHESTERTOWN, Md. - After a decent break from competitive swimming and a training trip in Florida, the Catholic University men's swimming & diving team began 2019 on a strong note, earning its fifth meet victory on Saturday afternoon over Washington College, 160-102. 
  • Men's Swimming Junior Brian Aberle Approved for U.S. Patent
    January 08, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - In some ways, Catholic University student-athlete Brian Aberle is a college student with whom most can relate. He’s started watching The Office in his free time, and admits “there’s a lot of cool stuff on YouTube” that can distract him from his studies.
  • Catholic Mourns the Passing of Chris Crafa
    January 03, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Chris Crafa, a junior mechanical engineering major and member of the men's swimming and diving team at Catholic University, died of a sudden cardiac event on January 1 near his home in Garden City, New York. He was 20 years old.
  • Men's Swimming Finishes Second in Yellow Jacket Invitational
    December 01, 2018
    RICHMOND, Va. - With 1500 points, the Catholic University men's swim team finished second place out of seven competing teams in the 2018 Randolph-Macon College Yellow Jacket Invitational after two days of swimming at the Collegiate School Aquatic Center.
  • Cardinals Cruise Past Gophers, 212-37
    November 17, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men's swimming & diving team earned its third conference meet victory in a comfortable win over Goucher on Saturday afternoon, 212-37.
  • Cardinals Defeat Royals in First Landmark Weekend
    October 27, 2018
    SCRANTON, Pa. - The Catholic University men's swimming & diving team performed well in its a couple Landmark Conference meets this weekend, defeating Marywood and Scranton. 
  • Men's Swimming & Diving Defeat Salisbury for First Meet Win
    October 20, 2018
    SALISBURY, Md. - The Catholic University men's swimming & diving team earned its first meet win of the year Saturday afternoon on the road against the Salisbury Sea Gulls, 165-89.
  • McCarthy Selected as Landmark Athlete of the Week
    October 15, 2018
    TOWSON, Md. - The Catholic University men's swimming sophomore Gregory McCarthy has been selected as the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Cardinals Tabbed to Repeat as Landmark Champions
    October 12, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The reigning Landmark Conference Men's Swimming & Diving Champions, The Catholic University of America are the No. 1-ranked team in the 2018-19 Landmark Conference preseason coaches' poll, as released by the league on Thursday morning.
  • Cardinals Open Season Against Division II Barton College
    October 12, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men's swimming & diving team got its season started against Division II Barton College from North Carolina, falling to the Bulldogs 187-75.