CUA Men’s Basketball Takes on Notre Dame in Memorable Season Opener

By Jimmy Cassidy  For its season-opening exhibition game, the men’s basketball team at Catholic University traveled to Notre Dame, Indiana to take on the Fighting Irish on Monday, November 7th. The contest featured a successful Division III team in Catholic and a Fighting Irish team that has reached the past two Elite 8s of the Read More …

Men’s Basketball Rallies to Defeat Goucher, 67-63

By Jimmy Cassidy  The most successful teams manage to find ways to win even after less than glamorous performances. In a tight victory over the Goucher College Gophers on Wednesday, February 11th, Catholic University’s men’s basketball team did just that. It was not pretty, the Cardinals trailed for most of the contest, and the shots Read More …

Men’s Basketball Knocks Off #12 Susquehanna, 101-80

By Jimmy Cassidy With wins over conference opponents Elizabethtown and Moravian in the past week, the midseason run of the men’s basketball team at Catholic University continues. Perhaps the most impressive victory of the Cardinals’ modest three game streak was the first one, against the nationally-ranked Susquehanna University Crusaders. The 12th-ranked Crusaders boasted an overall Read More …

Men’s Basketball Triumphs Over Rival Scranton

By Jimmy Cassidy A win over the University of Scranton Royals in Scranton was an impressive feat for the men’s basketball team at the Catholic University of America. On Saturday, January 16th, the seniors on the team earned a win they had not enjoyed in their careers at Catholic. It was another battle against a Read More …

Lady Cardinals Handle Juniata, Win 85-65

By Jimmy Cassidy The women’s basketball team at Catholic University trailed their opponents, the Juniata College Eagles, after giving up a jump shot early in their game on Wednesday, January 20th. The score was 5-4.  After answering with two made free throws to retake the lead, the Cardinals never looked back. They did not let Read More …