2018 News

  • 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.
  • Lyons, Cardinals Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Honors
    February 14, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS, La. - Catholic University women’s cross country senior Kiera Lyons has been named a United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Individual Performer.
  • 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.
  • Lyons Earns Senior Scholar Athlete, All-Region Honors
    November 14, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's cross country senior Kiera Lyons earned a plethora of accolades this week for her impressive 2018 cross country campaign.
  • 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 Season at South/Southeast Regionals
    November 10, 2018
    MT. BERRY, Ga. - The Catholic University women’s cross country team finished 12th out of 32 teams at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional Championship to close out its season on Saturday.  
  • Lyons Earns All-Landmark Conference Second Team Honors
    October 30, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's cross country senior Kiera Lyons was named as a member of the All-Landmark Conference Second Team as a result of her ninth-place overall finish at this past weekend's Landmark Conference Championships.
  • Cardinals Record Best Landmark Conference Finish in Six Years
    October 27, 2018
    LEBONAN, Pa. - The Catholic University Women’s Cross Country team finished in third place with 81 overall points at the Landmark Conference Championships on Saturday.  
  • Cardinals Finish in 2nd Place at the Hood Open
    October 13, 2018
    FREDERICK, Md. - The Catholic University Women’s Cross Country team finished in second place at the Hood Open on Saturday.
  • 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 Move Up to No. 6 in the D3 South/Southeast Region
    October 02, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C- The Catholic University women’s cross country team has reached its highest ever regional ranking in program history.
  • Lyons Selected as Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week
    October 01, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Senior Kiera Lyons was selected as the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week in women's cross country after an impressive performance this past weekend.
  • Catholic Placed 2nd at the Don Cathcart Invitational
    September 29, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University women’s cross country team continued its success bringing home another trophy for their second place finish at the Don Cathcart Invitational on Saturday.
  • Cardinals Move to No. 8 in the South/Southeast Region
    September 25, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C- The Catholic University women’s cross country team moved up in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings to No. 8 in the D3 South/Southeast Region on Tuesday.
  • Cardinals Place Second at the Hornet Harrier Invite
    September 22, 2018
    WINCHESTER, Va.- The Catholic University Women’s Cross Country team continued its success bringing home a trophy for their second place finish at the Hornet Harrier Invite on Saturday.
  • Cardinals Ranked at No. 9 in the South/Southeast Region
    September 18, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C - The Catholic University women's cross country team was ranked at No. 9 in the South/Southeast Region by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Tuesday.
  • Cardinals Finish 3rd at the Dutchmen Invitational
    September 08, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University Women’s Cross Country team had a strong performance at the Dutchmen Invitational finishing in 3rd place out of 17 teams with 96 points on Saturday.
  • Cardinals Place 1st at the Howard Labor Day Classic
    September 01, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Catholic University Women’s Cross Country team started the season off with a strong performance at the Howard Labor Day Classic finishing in 1st place overall with 26 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.