Student Government Association Holds Meeting and Changes Bylaws

by Rachel Gallagher          The Catholic University of America’s Student Government Association hosted another meeting Monday night, voting to pass four pieces of legislation: three resolutions and a bill. Among the legislation passed was Bill 002 proposed by Senator Jimmy Harrington containing changes to the Student Government Association’s Bylaws.         “I have been in Read More …

How I Learned to Be a Critical Reader, An Open Letter to the Editors of the Tower

To Whom it May Concern on the Editorial Staff of The Tower:       I would address this letter to your readers, but I’m not sure you have many readers now that you no longer print and are clearly in need of a marketing manager.

Men’s Basketball Wins Conference Opener, Now 5-1

By Jimmy Cassidy  The men’s basketball team at Catholic University began its defense of the Landmark Conference crown on Saturday, December 3rd, with a win over the Rangers of Drew University, 84-81. In a game that featured 9 ties and 14 lead changes, the Cardinals were the ones to come out on top in front Read More …

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 …

CUA Football Falls Just Short to Conference Favorite

By Jimmy Cassidy  With less than a minute to play in the game, a radio play-by-play commentator in the Cardinal Stadium press box conceded “I’ll be honest here, the Washington & Lee Generals do not deserve to win this game, but they’re about to.” That was the unfortunate story for the Catholic University football team Read More …

Women’s Soccer Scores Late to Defeat Frostburg, 2-1

By Jimmy Cassidy  In their first home game of the 2016 season, Catholic University’s women’s soccer team scored a 90th minute goal to secure a 2-1 victory over Frostburg State on Sunday, September 4th. The late-game winner came from freshman midfielder Olivia Perez, who got a shot off after a pass came into the box Read More …

CUA Football Rallies to Win Season Opener in Overtime, 28-21

By Jimmy Cassidy  Just three and a half minutes were left on the clock in the last quarter of Catholic’s season-opening football game on Saturday, September 3rd. The scoreboard displayed a healthy lead for the visitors, the McDaniel Green Terror, at 21-6. Catholic was about to begin their 2016 campaign at 0-1 until an improbable Read More …

CUA Baseball Routs St. Mary’s, 25-7

By Jimmy Cassidy It was a day that all offensive slumps came to an end for the baseball team at Catholic University in a win over St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The Cardinals defeated the St. Mary’s Seahawks back on Sunday, March 13th in a tight 8-7 victory. In their recent meeting on Tuesday, March Read More …

CUA Baseball Falls to Frostburg, 7-2

By Jimmy Cassidy A lack of hits and an excess of errors resulted in a frustrating loss for the Catholic University’s baseball team on Tuesday, April 5th. The Cardinals hosted the nationally ranked Frostburg State University Bobcats at Robert J. Talbot Field on a very chilly April afternoon in front of a small group of Read More …

Catholic Baseball Cruises in Win Over Gallaudet

By Jimmy Cassidy In just the second time in its last eight games, the Catholic University of America’s baseball team came out on top and picked up a victory. The Cardinals jumped out to a significant lead with a long 4th inning, and it was enough to knock off the Bison of Gallaudet University by Read More …