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Golf and Rowing Varsity Teams Announced

by Alexander Santana       Varsity golf and rowing for men and women will commence during the 2018-2019 season, according to The Catholic University of America Athletics Department. Information released from the Office of Marketing and Communications on Monday stated that “the four new programs will operate under club-sport status in 2017-2018 before transitioning to full Read More …

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Baseball Wins Spring Break Double Header 

by Jared Prenda        The Catholic University of America Baseball team had an impressive showing over spring break, going a phenomenal 9-1 during the team’s Spring Break excursion in Myrtle Beach, SC. The team entered the week with a strong 3-1 record, outscoring their opponents a combined 35-11. The team looked to continue their success into Read More …

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Baseball Cruises in Season Opener

by Jared Prenda The CUA Baseball team had a dominant showing in their 14-1 blowout victory over St.  Mary’s College in Maryland in the Tuesday, February 21 season opener. The Cardinals look to improve heavily upon last seasons .513 win percentage (20-19 overall record). They looked to be in good form, only surrendering 1 run Read More …

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Men’s Swim and Dive Wins First Landmark Title

by Jared Prenda       The Catholic University of America men’s swimming and diving team captured their first Landmark Conference title in school history this past weekend. The team racked up 806 points over the course of the weekend, a staggering 220 points more than runner ups University of Scranton.       The Cardinals kicked off their Read More …

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Men’s Basketball Holds Off Scranton

by Jared Prenda       Absolute pandemonium is the singular way to describe the Franny Murry Court in the Dufour Center as the Men’s Basketball team narrowly survived the Scranton Royals in 63-62 game. The “Rivalry Red Out” game lived up to its hype, as it went down to the final seconds of the Read More …

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Men’s Lacrosse Wins Season Opener 10-9

by Jared Prenda       The Catholic University of America’s Men’s Lacrosse team finally returned to action on Saturday, February 11th with a stellar 10-9 victory over the Sewanee University Tigers. The defending Landmark Conference champions look to repeat their efforts this season. The win puts the Cards off to a fantastic start, and Read More …

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Lady Cards Dominate Goucher

By Jared Prendra      The Lady Cardinals Basketball team continues their season long run of dominance as they obliterate the Goucher Gophers, 75-46. This victory marks the 25th ranked Cards ninth straight win, and brings the team to an 18-2 overall record and a flawless 9-0 in conference play. The number one team in the Read More …

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Men’s Basketball Survives Second Half Comeback

By Jared Prenda The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team managed to keep their playoff hopes alive following a dominant 66-54 victory over Goucher College. The Wednesday, February 1st victory keeps the Cardinals at a 6-3 record in Landmark Conference play, and to 14-6 overall. The conference victory keeps the CUA squad only one Read More …

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Women’s Indoor Track and Field Cruises In Meet

By Emily Schulbert       The Catholic University of America women’s indoor track & field team opened the new year with an impressive performance at Lebanon Valley. Coming back after a seven week break from the Ursinus Bow Tie Classic back in December, the Cardinals had a great first meet of 2017.

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Women’s Basketball Crushes Susquehanna

By Jared Prenda The Catholic University Women’s Basketball team added another dominant victory to their record as they beat the Susquehanna River Hawks 93-62. The Wednesday, January 25th victory improves the Lady Cardinals to a perfect 7-0 in Landmark Conference play, and 16-2 overall. After a road game overtime upset against Number 3 University of Read More …

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