SEASON PREVIEW: CUA Men’s Soccer Looks to Bounce Back in 2017

By Jimmy Cassidy  For the Catholic University men’s soccer program, the 2016 season was not particularly memorable. The Cardinals fell out of the top four of the Landmark Conference standings and failed to qualify for the conference tournament for the first time since 2007. After finishing with a 6-11-1 overall record with just one win Read More …

The Tower Elects 123rd Editor in Chief and Re-elects Managing Editor

By Duane Paul Murphy The Tower student newspaper elected a new set of editors last Thursday night to prepare for the end of the current Editor in Chief’s term for the 2016-2017 academic school year. The Editor in Chief and Managing Editor for the 2017-2018 school year were elected by a majority of The Tower’s Read More …

CUA Baseball Falls Short at Stevenson

By Jimmy Cassidy  A late-inning rally was not enough for the Catholic University baseball team on Wednesday, April 5th, as the Cardinals fell to local non-conference foe Stevenson University, 5-4. The Cards plated 3 runs in the top of the 8th inning in the contest to lessen the deficit to just one run, but were Read More …

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 …

CUA Field Hockey Wins Conference Opener, 4-1

By Jimmy Cassidy The field hockey team at the Catholic University of America began their defense of their Landmark Conference championship in strong fashion on Saturday, September 24th, with a 4-1 victory over the River Hawks of Susquehanna University. Two goals in each half were enough for the 2015 conference champions and they move to Read More …

Women’s Soccer Wins 2-1, Remains Undefeated

By Jimmy Cassidy The women’s soccer team at Catholic University earned its sixth win in just as many games on Tuesday, September 20th, as it defeated the Eagles of Mary Washington, 2-1. The Cardinals seemed to be in control of the match for most of the afternoon, but the Eagles found the back of the 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 …