2019-20 News

  • Ninety-Five Athletes Honored With Virtual Senior Celebration
    May 23, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Saturday, the Catholic University Athletics Department held its annual Senior Student-Athlete Celebration via a virtual presentation where it honored 95 seniors and its six major award winners.
  • Five Women Nominated for Outstanding Student-Athlete Award
    May 21, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Saturday, May 23, the athletics department will hold its annual senior student-athlete celebration and reveal the winners of its six major honors, including the Outstanding Student-Athlete award. Here are this year's female nominees.
  • Athletics to Host Virtual Senior Celebration on May 23
    May 14, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University athletics department will host its annual Senior Student-Athlete Celebration on Saturday, May 23 in a virtual presentation that will be broadcast on Zoom beginning at 1 p.m.
  • 2019-20 Catholic Athletics Senior Salute: Women's Basketball
    May 07, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - As we progress towards the end of the 2019-20 academic year that would normally culminate in-person senior athletics banquet, the Catholic University Athletics Department continues to honor its 2020 seniors. Today, we recognize three student-athletes on the women's basketball team.
  • Teams Raise $1,250 for One Love Through Yards for Yeardley
    May 06, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Spearheaded by women's lacrosse junior Kate Behlen, eight Catholic University athletic teams have totaled 9,958,647 yards and $1,250 for the One Love Foundation's Yards for Yeardley campaign.
  • Student-Athletes Present in Catholic University Research Day
    April 30, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The constraints presented by COVID-19 may have forced Catholic University’s fifth annual Research Day to transition into a virtual format, but it did not stop student-athletes from several teams from presenting their research on April 21.
  • National Athletic Training Month Salute: Jason Nunez
    April 17, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – March was National Athletic Training Month and the Catholic University Athletics Department would like to recognize its six sports medicine professionals, especially during a time when our health and safety is so important.
  • Division III Week: Yards for Yeardley Unites Student-Athletes
    April 16, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - As we recognize Division III Week during this time of social distancing, Catholic University student-athletes remain connected while engaging in community service for an important cause.
  • Division III Week: Catholic Athletics and Community Service
    April 15, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - As part of Division III Week, the Catholic University athletics department would like to highlight an integral part of both the University and Division III: community service.
  • Division III Week: Catholic Athletics and Special Olympics D.C.
    April 14, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - As part of Division III Week, the Catholic University athletics department would like to highlight its relationship with Special Olympics, the official charitable partner of Division III.
  • Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Postponed
    April 06, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Due to concerns regarding COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus, The Division of University Advancement, the Alumni Association and Athletics have made the decision to postpone the 2020 Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, originally scheduled for April 18.
  • Learn About Catholic University Through Virtual Odyssey Day
    April 04, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - While the outbreak of COVID-19 prevents us from welcoming students and families to our campus, we still hope you can learn more about what makes Catholic University so special.
  • National Athletic Training Month Salute: Jaime Walls
    April 03, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – March was National Athletic Training Month and the Catholic University Athletics Department would like to recognize its six sports medicine professionals, especially during a time when our health and safety is so important.
  • Catholic Cancels All Athletic Activities for Spring Semester
    March 18, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Wednesday evening, Catholic University president John Garvey announced that classes will continue to be taught online through the end of the term and that residence halls will remain closed. As a result, all athletics and recreational activities this spring have been canceled.
  • Cardinals Place 70 on Landmark Winter Academic Honor Roll
    March 06, 2020
    TOWSON, Md. - Catholic University had 70 student-athletes from its six winter sports named to the 2019-20 Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll on Friday.
  • Six Cardinals Named to Landmark Winter All-Sportsmanship
    March 05, 2020
    TOWSON, Md. - The Landmark Conference announced on Thursday that 44 student-athletes have been named to Winter All-Sportsmanship Teams, including six from Catholic University.
  • Bussanich Headlines Four Cardinals Honored by Landmark
    March 04, 2020
    TOWSON, Md. - Catholic University women's basketball freshman Rachel Bussanich was named Rookie of the Year on Wednesday while head coach Matt Donohue was named Coach of the Year and two Cardinals earned all-conference honors.
  • Cardinals Fall at No. 14 Scranton in Landmark Title Game
    February 29, 2020
    SCRANTON, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball senior Sydney Poindexter scored a team-high 18 points, but the Cardinals were held to just 16-of-49 shooting as they fell at No. 14 Scranton Saturday in the title game of the Landmark Conference Women's Basketball Championship.
  • Cardinals Look to Capture Fourth Conference Championship
    February 28, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University women's basketball team will be looking to win its fourth Landmark Conference championship as the second-seeded Cardinals head to rival and No. 14-ranked Scranton. Tip-off from John Long Center is at 3 p.m.
  • Fourth Quarter Carries Cards to Conference Title Game
    February 26, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Led by senior Sydney Poindexter and sophomore Amanda Johnson, the Catholic University women's basketball team outscored Elizabethtown by 13 in the fourth quarter en route to a 77-65 victory Wednesday in the semifinals of the Landmark Conference Women's Basketball Championship.
  • Cardinals Conclude Regular Season With OT Loss at Drew
    February 22, 2020
    MADISON, N.J. - Catholic University women's basketball sophomore Amanda Johnson posted her first career 20-point performance, but despite rallying to force overtime, the Cardinals concluded the regular season with a 76-67 road loss to Drew Saturday at Baldwin Gymnasium.
  • Cardinals Reach 20 Wins With 87-55 Victory Over Goucher
    February 19, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball senior Sydney Poindexter scored a game-high 20 points as the Cardinals picked up their 20th win of the season with an 87-55 victory over Goucher Wednesday night on Franny Murray Court.
  • Poindexter Highlights Senior Day Win Over Susquehanna
    February 15, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - On a day where she was honored with her fellow teammates, Catholic University women's basketball senior Sydney Poindexter totaled 19 points and 11 rebounds in an 82-64 victory over Susquehanna Saturday at Franny Murray Court.
  • Athletics Raises Over $30,000 for Special Olympics D.C.
    February 12, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - For the seventh consecutive year, the Catholic University athletics department hosted a Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics D.C. This year's plunge drew 227 pledges and raised $30,713.
  • Cardinals Overcome Slow Start, Post 78-66 Win Over Juniata
    February 12, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball sophomore Amanda Johnson totaled 16 points, six rebounds and four steals as the Cardinals opened a three-game home stand Wednesday with a 78-66 victory over Juniata on Franny Murray Court.
  • Johnson Scores Career-High 17 in Loss at No. 14 Scranton
    February 08, 2020
    SCRANTON, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball sophomore Amanda Johnson tied her career-high with 17 points, but Scranton held the Cardinals to just five second-half field goals as the No. 14 Royals posted a 65-52 victory Saturday at the Long Center.
  • Cardinals Win Seventh-Straight, Score Most Points Since 2013
    February 05, 2020
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball senior Sydney Poindexter totaled 28 points and 14 rebounds, both career highs, to lead the Cardinals to their seventh-straight win, 94-59 over Elizabethtown Wednesday at Thompson Gymnasium.
  • Cardinals Avenge Lone Landmark Loss to Moravian, 68-46
    February 01, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Catholic University women's basketball team scored 32 points off turnovers while holding Moravian to its lowest point total of the season in a 68-46 victory over the Greyhounds in a Landmark Conference contest Saturday at Franny Murray Court.
  • Poindexter Scores 21, Cardinals Extend Win Streak to Five
    January 29, 2020
    TOWSON, Md. - Catholic University women's basketball senior Sydney Poindexter scored a game-high 21 points as the Cardinals posted a 77-54 Landmark Conference road win over Goucher Wednesday night at the Decker Center.
  • Thompson Scores 16 to Lead Cards to Fourth-Straight Win
    January 25, 2020
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball freshman Erin Thompson scored a career-high 16 points as the Cardinals won their fourth-straight Landmark Conference contest with a 64-52 victory over Susquehanna Saturday at O.W. Houts Gymnasium.
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