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Women’s Rugby Ranks 2nd in the Nation – Go Team!

By Amanda McShane The Catholic University’s Women’s Rugby team is now ranked 2nd in the nation after going to the National Small Rugby College Organization (NSCRO) tournament this past weekend. They played against Salve Regina University in the final four and played Wayne State University for the national title. The tournament took place in Marietta, Read More …

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Women’s Basketball Falls to SUNY New Paltz Hawks

By Jared Prenda The women’s team falls to a .500 record on the season as it fell to the SUNY New Paltz Hawks at home this past Saturday. The November 25 matchup was the last game before the Lady Cardinals begin their Landmark conference play on the road against Drew. The last tune up before Read More …

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The Old Quiet Dining Room is Converted to Esportes Paradise

By Andrew Morgan A symphony of computer mouse clicks and punches from keyboard keys fills the room of Pryzbyla 224. A low, whirring hum from the desktops underscores it all as if the machines are operating at hyper speed. The operators are moving just as fast, their eyes darting rapidly across their screens from pixel-to-pixel Read More …

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Catholic University Men’s Rugby Moves to National Sweet 16 Tournament

By Liz Friden The Catholic University Men’s Rugby team hosted Bucknell University at St. Johns High School in Northwest D.C. in the South Atlantic Qualifier Match on a sunny Saturday afternoon on November 17. The Cardinals were ranked 4th in the club division and Bucknell was ranked 15th. The Cardinals are now moving to the Read More …

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Men’s Basketball Lose to Marymount in a Close Battle

By Freddy Burke Catholic Men’s Basketball fell to Marymount College 70-67 Tuesday night in a home game at the DuFour Center. Junior Riley Hayes scored a career high 31-points for Catholic. Last season, Hayes’ career high was 19 points. Hayes made thirteen successful shots from the floor and scored four free throws throughout the game Read More …

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Women’s Basketball Loses by Narrow Margin in Home Opener

By Neil Kavanaugh The Women’s Basketball team opened its season at home with a 57-52 loss to Stevens College this past Saturday. The Cardinals started out strong, ending the first quarter with a 14-7 lead over the Ducks, most of their points coming from Stevens turnovers. Catholic extended its lead in the second quarter, making Read More …

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Football Finishes Their Season Strong As They Defeat Maine Maritime, 20-14

By Jared Prenda The Catholic University football team completed their last game with their only win of the season as they triumphed over Maine Maritime 20-14 this past weekend. The team concludes the season with a 1-9 (1-6 NEWMAC) record following the November 14th victory at Cardinal Stadium. Seven of the team’s games were played Read More …

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Women’s Volleyball Spikes Competition

By Neil Kavanaugh The Catholic University Women’s Volleyball team ended their season with a 19-13 record, and 4-2 in their conference. The Cardinals finished 3rd in the conference, which is an improvement over their predicted 6th place preseason ranking. The team boasted an impressive 11.21 kills and 17.74 digs per set, having an overall hitting Read More …

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Catholic U vs. Merchant Marines

By Jared Prenda The Catholic University of America football team is still in the hunt for their first win on the season as they fell 44-10 to the Merchant Marine Academy at Cardinal Stadium this past Saturday. The loss brings the team’s record to 0-8 (0-6 NEWMAC) as the team’s offensive woes continue for the Read More …

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All-Landmark Teams Announced for Catholic U Soccer

By Jared Prenda Senior Brian Galfond, junior Mike Narzikul and sophomore Ben Alexander were all named to the All- Landmark First Team while junior Ryan Kennedy was recognized with Second Team honors on the men’s team. On the women’s team junior Mackenzie Earley was the lone First Team selection while classmates Grace Boras and Elizabeth Read More …

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