• Catholic U. brings alum back as head coach
    December 08, 2016
    Catholic U. brings alum back as head coach Mike Gutelius, who played at Catholic and was once an assistant coach, returns to try to turn the program around as head coach.
  • Third and Lucas
    September 21, 2016
    Third and Lucas When the Cardinals need a big play or conversion, they can count on senior receiver Lucas Morley. Catholic is off to a 3-0 start thanks in large part to the former tight end who is keeping up with his record-setting 2015 pace. More in Around the Mid-Atlantic.
  • Morley’s Four Touchdowns Help Keep Catholic Football Undefeated
    September 17, 2016
    Morley’s Four Touchdowns Help Keep Catholic Football Undefeated The Catholic University of America football team improved to an unbeaten 3-0 on Saturday afternoon, holding off Coast Guard on the road, 37-35. Senior All-American candidate Lucas Morley hauled in four touchdown receptions to help the Cardinals to their best start since 2013.
  • Catholic Moves to 2-0 with Road Win at Rochester, 27-14
    September 10, 2016
    Catholic Moves to 2-0 with Road Win at Rochester, 27-14 The Catholic University of America football team improved to 2-0 to start the 2016 season, earning a road victory at Rochester on Saturday afternoon, 27-14. The Cardinals rallied from a 14-7 halftime deficit, shutting out the Yellow Jackets in the second half.
  • New England conferences team up for bowl series
    August 30, 2016
    New England conferences team up for bowl series The ECFC, MASCAC, NEFC and NEWMAC will be pulling out of the ECAC's postseason bowls and creating their own postseason game this season.
  • Get your mind right
    October 20, 2015
    Get your mind right Every player tries to reach a certain level of intensity before taking the field. One song can get him ready to play his best. Find out what jams fire up players from Around the Mid-Atlantic.
  • Catholic jumping to NEWMAC
    September 29, 2015
    Catholic jumping to NEWMAC Catholic University, whose move to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 1999 was the first move by a conference seeking an automatic bid in football, will move to another one in 2017 when the NEWMAC opens shop.
  • Carrying on the tradizione
    September 22, 2015
    Carrying on the tradizione T.J. Tutone is on pace for a 3,000-yard passing season. The Catholic senior is on his way to joining his predecessors Keith Ricca and Greg Cordivari in the Cardinals record books. Find out what else those three have in common, in Around the Mid-Atlantic.
  • Carrying on the tradizione
    September 21, 2015
    Carrying on the tradizione T.J. Tutone is the latest in a succession of prolific, experienced, and, coincidentally, Italian quarterbacks to lead the Cardinals. He is well on his way to going out with a senior year to remember. At this rate, he will join his predecessors in the CUA record books.
  • Catholic Takes on Hampden-Sydney on Saturday
    October 04, 2013
    Catholic Takes on Hampden-Sydney on Saturday The Catholic University football team opens ODAC play on Saturday, Oct. 5 with a 1:00 p.m. matchup against the Tigers of Hampden-Sydney College at Lewis C. Everett Stadium in Hampden-Sydney, Va.
  • Martello Named ODAC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 30, 2013
    Martello Named ODAC Defensive Player of the Week Catholic University senior linebacker Ralph Martello was named Old Dominion Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, Sept. 30.
  • Catholic Clinches Record-Breaking 49-0 Homecoming Victory
    September 28, 2013
    Catholic Clinches Record-Breaking 49-0 Homecoming Victory In the presence of 6,409 Catholic University alums, friends of CUA, fans and football enthusiast, the Cards defeated Anna Maria 49-0 during the 2013 homecoming football game on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Cardinal Stadium.
  • Cardinal Football Overpowers McDaniel 48-16 In Saturday Opener
    September 08, 2013
    Cardinal Football Overpowers McDaniel 48-16 In Saturday Opener For the third consecutive series win over the Green Terror of McDaniel, the CUA Cardinals clinched an impressive 48-16 win on Saturday, Sept. 7 in Westminster, Md., at Gill Stadium on the McDaniel campus. Six individual Cardinals reached the end zone in the seasoning opening contest.
  • Best road trips: Week 3
    August 12, 2013
    Best road trips: Week 3 It might be too early for the leaves to turn but this week's trip takes you from Washington, D.C., to upstate New York.
  • Cortese earns spot on D3Football All-Region Team
    December 04, 2012
    Cortese earns spot on D3Football All-Region Team Senior Vinny Cortese has been named to the 2012 D3Football.com All-South Region Team, it was announced on Tuesday. A First Team All-ODAC selection, Cortese was named a Third Team All-Region selection after totaling 47 tackles this season.
  • Cardinals place six on All-Conference Teams
    November 20, 2012
    Cardinals place six on All-Conference Teams The ODAC announced its All-Conference Teams on Tuesday and six Cardinals were recognized for their performance this season. Seniors Alonzo Cooke and Vinny Cortese were named to the First Team, juniors Michael O’Shea and Conor Stueckler received Second Team honors, and junior Eric Hrynczyszyn was joined by senior Rob Schaetzl on the Third Team.
  • Cardinals close out season Saturday against Eagles on Senior Day
    November 08, 2012
    Cardinals close out season Saturday against Eagles on Senior Day The 2012 season comes to a close on Saturday afternoon when CUA welcomes Bridgewater to Cardinal Stadium on Senior Day. The Cardinals are attempting to snap a three-game losing streak, which includes a 24-10 setback at Guilford last weekend. CUA pulled to within 16-10 midway through the 4th quarter, before the Quakers scored one final touchdown to seal the win. Bridgewater enters Saturday’s contest looking to move above .500 in the ODAC after the Eagles fell to Randolph-Macon 38-26 last weekend.
  • CUA closes out road schedule with trip to N.C. to face Guilford
    October 31, 2012
    CUA closes out road schedule with trip to N.C. to face Guilford CUA travels to North Carolina Saturday afternoon for its final road game of 2012 where the Cardinals will face Guilford. CUA dropped a 41-14 decision to Washington & Lee last weekend at home and is looking to snap a two-game skid. Guilford enters this weekend’s contest coming off a 68-24 setback to Hampden-Sydney, but the Quakers have been the surprise of the ODAC, with three conference wins so far.
  • CUA welcomes Washington & Lee to town on Homecoming
    October 26, 2012
    CUA welcomes Washington & Lee to town on Homecoming WASHINGTON - CUA looks to get back on track on Saturday when the Cardinals welcome Washington & Lee to Cardinal Stadium on Homecoming. CUA dropped a tough one-point decision at Emory & Henry last week, with the Wasps kicking a game-winning field goal with just 10 seconds remaining. The Cardinals led the game 14-0, but were unable to generate any additional points.
  • Cardinals seek best ODAC start since 2008 when they travel to face Emory & Henry
    October 17, 2012
    Cardinals seek best ODAC start since 2008 when they travel to face Emory & Henry Winners of two of their last three, the Cardinals travel to Emory & Henry Saturday afternoon seeking their first 3-1 start in the ODAC since 2008. CUA forced five turnovers en route to a 34-7 victory over Shenandoah last week at home. The Cardinals jumped out to a 27-0 lead on the Hornets, aided by Kevin Ross’ 58-yard interception return for a touchdown just before the half, and were never challenged from that point forward.
  • Patrick Thomas named ODAC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 14, 2012
    Patrick Thomas named ODAC Defensive Player of the Week Sophomore Patrick Thomas was named the ODAC Defensive Player of the Week on Sunday, after helping lead CUA to a 34-7 win over Shenandoah on Friday. A native of New Jersey, Thomas finished with five tackles, a forced fumble, fumble recovery, interception and pass breakup against the Hornets.
  • Cardinals defense forces five turnovers to help lead CUA to 34-7 win
    October 12, 2012
    Cardinals defense forces five turnovers to help lead CUA to 34-7 win The CUA defense forced five turnovers and held Shenandoah to only seven points in a 34-7 Cardinals win on Friday evening inside Cardinal Stadium. CUA jumped out to a 27-0 lead at halftime and was never challenged by the Hornets from that point forward. With the win, the Cardinals improve to 3-3 overall and 2-1 in the ODAC, while Shenandoah falls to 1-5 and 0-3.
  • CUA welcomes Shenandoah for Family Weekend contest on Friday night
    October 11, 2012
    CUA welcomes Shenandoah for Family Weekend contest on Friday night CUA returns home on Friday evening to welcome Shenandoah on Family Weekend. The Cardinals suffered their first ODAC loss of the season last week, falling at Randolph-Macon by a score of 45-12. CUA was without quarterback Greg Cordivari, who missed the game due to injury, but the Cardinals still hung tough, trailing by only 12 late in the 3rd, before the Yellow Jackets broke things open.
  • CUA heads to Randolph-Macon seeking 2-0 ODAC start
    October 03, 2012
    CUA heads to Randolph-Macon seeking 2-0 ODAC start Fresh off of a 41-28 upset of Hampden-Sydney last weekend, CUA hits the road on Friday night to face Randolph-Macon in another key ODAC showdown. The Cardinals defense was the story against the Tigers, holding the high-powered offense to only 251 total yards, while forcing five turnovers and registering four sacks. Mike Pitsenberger rushed for three touchdowns to lead the offense, and Alonzo Cooke caught 10 passes for 135 yards and two scores.
  • Full wrapup: Conference upsets
    September 29, 2012
    Full wrapup: Conference upsets Conference play began in earnest, and with it, conference upsets as Simpson blocked a PAT in the final minute to win and Catholic held off Hampden-Sydney. Saturday's wrap.
  • Cardinals open conference play with impressive win over Tigers
    September 29, 2012
    Cardinals open conference play with impressive win over Tigers Using a complete team effort, CUA opened ODAC play with a 41-28 defeat of Hampden-Sydney (2-2, 0-1) on Saturday inside Cardinal Stadium. The Cardinals (2-2, 1-0) defense had a terrific day, forcing five turnovers and registering four sacks in helping lead CUA to its first win over the Tigers since 2008.
  • CUA opens ODAC play at home vs. Hampden-Sydney
    September 26, 2012
    CUA opens ODAC play at home vs. Hampden-Sydney After having last week off, CUA returns to action on Saturday afternoon when the Cardinals open ODAC play vs. Hampden-Sydney. CUA is looking to snap a two-game losing streak, which includes a 35-17 setback at Carnegie Mellon two weeks ago. The Cardinals trailed the Tartans by only four midway through the second quarter, before CMU scored 21 straight to pull away.
  • CUA travels to face Carnegie Mellon in first road test
    September 12, 2012
    CUA travels to face Carnegie Mellon in first road test CUA looks to bounce back from its first loss of the season when it travels to Pittsburgh Friday evening for a matchup vs. Carnegie Mellon. The Cardinals committed five turnovers and fell to cross-town foe Gallaudet last weekend by a score of 47-27. It marked the first loss for CUA vs. the Bison in a series that dates back to 1906.
  • Gallaudet ends 106 years of futility
    September 07, 2012
    Gallaudet ends 106 years of futility Gallaudet defeated Catholic for the first time in 106 years, breaking open a 7-7 tie by scoring 28 of the next 35 points en route to a 47-27 win Friday night.
  • Cards look for second straight win on Friday vs. Bison
    September 05, 2012
    Cards look for second straight win on Friday vs. Bison After downing McDaniel 45-28 in its season opener last week, CUA looks for its second straight win on Friday against crosstown rival Gallaudet. Greg Cordivari threw for 312 yards and four touchdowns with Alonzo Cooke hauling in seven of those passes for 156 yards and two scores to lead the Cardinals to victory last weekend.
  • ODAC names Papas Defensive Player of the Week
    September 02, 2012
    ODAC names Papas Defensive Player of the Week After helping lead CUA to a 45-28 season-opening win over McDaniel on Friday, senior Drew Papas was named the ODAC Defensive Player of the Week on Sunday. Papas posted four tackles, including two for loss, forced a fumble and scored a touchdown in the win over the Green Terror.
  • Cardinals use explosive plays to down McDaniel in opener
    August 31, 2012
    Cardinals use explosive plays to down McDaniel in opener CUA used a number of big plays to win its sixth season opener in the last seven seasons on Friday evening with a 45-28 win over McDaniel inside Cardinal Stadium. Senior Greg Cordivari threw for 312 yards and four scores, while classmate Alonzo Cooke caught seven passes for 156 yards and two TDs.
  • Six Cardinals honored by USA Football News with preseason honors
    August 17, 2012
    Six Cardinals honored by USA Football News with preseason honors USA Football News announced its preseason All-American and All-Region Teams on Friday, and CUA had six student-athletes selected. Greg Cordivari, Andrew Ouellette, Mike O’Shea, Kody Jones, Rob Schaetzl, and Conor Stueckler were the six Cardinals honored as honorable mention All-Americans, in addition to All-Region selections.
  • CUA nearing completion of one week of preseason camp
    August 16, 2012
    CUA nearing completion of one week of preseason camp With only two weeks remaining before its season opener, the CUA football team continues its work in preseason camp. The Cardinals held their first double session practice on Thursday and will be right back at it on Friday with a single practice in the evening.
  • Hampden-Sydney picked to repeat in ODAC
    August 04, 2012
    Hampden-Sydney picked to repeat in ODAC Hampden-Sydney received four first-place votes on the way to 46 total poll points to lead the 2012 ODAC football preseason poll. It's the first preseason poll to include new member Shenandoah.
  • Cardinals ranked fourth in America in passing offense in 2011
    December 19, 2011
    Cardinals ranked fourth in America in passing offense in 2011 The NCAA recently released its final 2011 national football statistics and CUA ranks fourth in America in passing offense. The Cardinals averaged 328.2 passing yards per game, ranking behind McMurry, Hampden-Sydney and Monmouth.
  • Two Cardinals named All-Region by D3football.com
    December 05, 2011
    Two Cardinals named All-Region by D3football.com CUA placed two student-athletes on the D3football.com All-South Region Team, it was announced on Monday. Senior James Fucillo and sophomore Mike O’Shea both received Third Team accolades.
  • Cardinals fall at Bridgewater in final seconds
    November 12, 2011
    Cardinals fall at Bridgewater in final seconds Bridgewater’s Cliff Woodard caught a 15-yard touchdown pass with only five seconds remaining to lift the Eagles (6-4) to a dramatic 22-19 win over CUA on Saturday. The Cardinals had taken a 19-14 lead with 30 seconds to play, but were unable to hold on. CUA finishes the 2011 season with a record of 5-5.
  • Guilford's late TD sends CUA to 34-27 loss on Senior Day
    November 05, 2011
    Guilford's late TD sends CUA to 34-27 loss on Senior Day Guilford’s Rob Fields caught a six-yard touchdown from Zac Halbert with 32 seconds remaining and the Quakers held on to down CUA 34-27 inside Cardinal Stadium on Senior Day. CUA led 20-6 early in the second quarter but was unable to hold on, dropping the Cardinals to 5-4 overall on the season.
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