2018-19 News

  • Cardinals Fall to Juniata Final Home Match of the Season
    April 13, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men's tennis team won two out of three doubles matches to take a 2-1 lead over the second-place team in the Landmark Conference, but Juniata won four-straight singles matches en route to a 7-2 victory over the Cardinals Saturday at The Dowd Family Tennis Courts.
  • Cardinals Fall to First-Place Goucher at Home, 9-0
    April 11, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men's tennis team was swept in a Landmark Conference contest at home on Wednesday, falling to first-place Goucher at The Dowd Family Tennis Courts, 9-0.
  • Fortunati Named Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week
    April 08, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - After going 4-0 in two Landmark Conference matches last week, Catholic University men's tennis sophomore Frankie Fortunati was named Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week on Monday.
  • Cardinals Earn First Landmark Win, 7-2 at Elizabethtown
    April 07, 2019
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - After the Cardinals swept all three doubles matches, Catholic University men's tennis senior Ted Tiu posted a straight sets victory at No. 3 singles to seal the team's first Landmark Conference victory of the season Sunday, 7-2 at Elizabethtown.
  • Fortunati Posts Two Wins, Cardinals Edged at Moravian
    April 06, 2019
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Catholic University men's tennis sophomore Frankie Fortunati was a dual winner on Saturday, but with the match tied at 3-3, Moravian won the final three singles matches to edge out a 6-3 Landmark Conference victory at Hoffman Tennis Courts.
  • 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.
  • Marty Dowd: Supreme Gentleman, Catholic University Treasure
    March 13, 2019
    Marty Dowd, for the better part of 60 years, was synonymous with men’s tennis at Catholic University. He played here four seasons, was an assistant coach for one and head coach for 53. His coaching tenure is among the longest in NCAA history.
  • Cardinals Earn First Win of the Season, First for Deodhar
    March 11, 2019
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. - Led by a win at No. 3 singles by junior Kyle Weber, the Catholic University men's tennis team picked up its first win of the season on Monday with a 6-3 victory over Division II Shepherd. The win was also the first in the collegiate career of first-year head coach Nitin Deodhar.
  • Cardinal Athletics Mourns the Passing of Marty Dowd '60
    March 04, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University Athletics Department is deeply saddened by the passing of Marty Dowd '60. Inducted into the Athletics Hall of Fame in 2014, he served as the Cardinals' head men's tennis coach for 53 years from 1962-2015.
  • 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 Picked Sixth in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll
    February 08, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. – The Catholic University men's tennis team was picked to finish sixth in the Landmark Conference preseason poll released on Friday. The Cardinals received 19 points, nine ahead of Moravian and Elizabethtown who were tied for seventh.
  • 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 Fall to York (Pa.)
    October 07, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men’s tennis team fell to York College (Pa.) in the final intercollegiate match of the fall on Sunday.
  • Tiu Posts Wins in 7-2 loss at St. Mary's (Md.)
    October 06, 2018
    St. Mary’s City, Md. - The Catholic University men’s tennis team fell to St. Mary’s (Md.) 7-2  in a nonconference match on Saturday.
  • Four Cardinals Compete at the ITA Regional Championship
    September 30, 2018
    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - The Catholic University men’s tennis team competed at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southeast Regional Championships this past weekend.
  • Men's Tennis topped by Stevenson, 8-1
    September 16, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University men’s tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision against Stevenson University on Sunday.
  • Cardinals Begin Fall Season With Loss at Harford CC
    September 15, 2018
    BEL AIR, Md. - The Catholic University men’s tennis team began its 2018-19 season on Saturday under new head coach Nitin Deodhar.
  • Deodhar Hired as New Head Men's Tennis Coach at Catholic
    September 03, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean Sullivan announced today that Nitin Deodhar has been hired as the Head Men's Tennis Coach.