2016 Catholic Football News

  • Drisko Tabbed as Catholic Football Offensive Coordinator
    April 04, 2017
    The Catholic University of America head football coach Mike Gutelius announced the addition of Max Drisko to the Cardinals’ staff as the Offensive Coordinator, effective April 3, 2017.
  • Football Gameplan Video: Gutelius Lands His Dream Job
    February 27, 2017
    Less than three months ago The Catholic University of America head football coach Mike Gutelius '92 landed his "dream job" as he got the chance to return to his alma mater and lead the program that has made a huge mark on his life. Now, Coach Gutelius sits down with Football Gameplan's Emory Hunt on "Talkin' Ball with The CZar" as he talks football philosophy and Catholic University.
  • WELCOME HOME! Gutelius ’92 Tabbed Head Football Coach
    December 08, 2016
    The Catholic University of America is proud to welcome home class of 1992 alum, Mike Gutelius, who was tabbed as the 30th head football coach in program history, as announced by Associate Vice President & Athletics Director Sean Sullivan on Thursday.
  • Sanford & Vidal Earn All-ODAC Football Honors
    November 22, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team was recognized with two selections to the All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Teams as announced by the league on Tuesday. Senior linebacker Ross Sanford and junior defensive lineman Patrick Vidal were each tabbed to the second team.
  • Tutone and Young Earn Bottoni and McManes Awards
    November 15, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football program is proud to announce this year’s recipients of the Bottoni Award and McManes Award, two of the highest honors given out by the team. The awards recognize two senior standouts from 2015, quarterback T.J. Tutone and tight end Jamie Young.
  • In Final ODAC Season, Morley Leads League In TD Catches
    November 12, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team played its final Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) game on Saturday afternoon at Cardinal Stadium, falling to Bridgewater, 50-13. Despite the loss, senior Lucas Morley led the league in touchdowns, grabbing his 10th receiving score of the season against the Eagles.
  • Cardinal Stadium Track & Field Construction Begins Nov. 13
    November 11, 2016
    The final part of Cardinal Stadium’s renovation begins this Sunday, November 13 as The Catholic University of America will install a brand new track as well as field competition areas. With construction underway, the field turf and track areas will be closed until further notice.
  • Emory & Henry Downs Catholic, 38-27
    November 05, 2016
    Rookie defensive back Chauncey Wallace set a program record with a 100-yard interception return touchdown late at Emory & Henry but The Catholic University of America could not complete the comeback, 38-27.
  • Five Cardinals Earn CoSIDA Football Academic All-District Honors
    November 03, 2016
    The 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Football Teams have been released and five members of The Catholic University of America have been recognized as the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.
  • Paige Selected as National Special Teams Player of the Week
    November 01, 2016
    The second time this season the Catholic University of America football senior Justin Paige was selected by D3football.com to its national team of the week as the top special teams player in the country.
  • Catholic Football Falls to Shenandoah, 45-34
    October 29, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team rallied from a 21-point, first-half deficit to lead at the half, but a strong second half by Shenandoah secured the win for the Hornets, 45-34.
  • Cardinals Fall in Defensive Battle at Randolph-Macon
    October 22, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team was topped on Saturday afternoon at Randolph-Macon in a defensive battle. Neither team scored until the third, but the Yellow Jackets were able to find the endzone and held Catholic off the board, 21-0.
  • Second Half Surge Just Short Against Hampden-Sydney
    October 15, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team posted an impressive rally in the second half against ODAC foe Hampden-Sydney, nearly erasing a 27-point halftime deficit. The Cardinals closed to within five of the Tigers in the fourth, but could not complete the comeback, 33-28.
  • Catholic Football Nearly Knocks Off Washington & Lee
    October 08, 2016
    Playing the Old Dominion Athletic Conference preseason favorite Washington & Lee, a team that The Catholic University had only beat four times in the past 35 years, The Cardinals put forth a spirited effort but were ultimately edged, 23-22.
  • Catholic Football Returns Home for Family Weekend
    October 07, 2016
    For the first time in over a month, The Catholic University of America football team will play at home at Cardinal Stadium, just in time for Family Weekend. The Cards will host Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) favorite, Washington & Lee on Saturday at 1 p.m.
  • Catholic Football Falls at Guilford
    October 01, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team began ODAC play on Saturday afternoon, falling on the road at Guilford, 59-0. The Cardinals were shut out for the first team this season, despite starting the year, 3-0.
  • WASHINGTON POST: Bachman Leaves Law to Pursue Coaching
    September 29, 2016
    The Washington Post's Dan Steinberg sits down with interim head coach Bill Bachman, who left DC's most prestigious law firm, Williams and Connolly, to pursue his dream of being a football coach.
  • Catholic University Receives $2.5 Million to Renovate the DuFour
    September 28, 2016
    Thanks to an anonymous donation of $2.5 million, The Catholic University of America Athletic Department will renovate the Raymond A. DuFour Center. Construction is scheduled to begin in the coming months.
  • Catholic Football Visit Day Set for October 10
    September 27, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team has announced its summer visit day for seniors on Columbus Day, October 10, at 10 a.m. Prospective student-athletes will have a chance to come campus, tour the facility and find out first hand about the Catholic football program.
  • D3football.com Feature: Third-and-Lucas
    September 22, 2016
    Catholic senior Lucas Morley has all the physical attributes you could ever want in a wide receiver. Size, speed, agility, hands -- it's all there.
  • Morley Earns ODAC Offensive Player of the Week Honors
    September 18, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football team is 3-0 to start the 2016 thanks large in part so All-America candidate Lucas Morley. The senior wideout caught four touchdowns on Saturday at Coast Guard and was honored as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Offensive Player of the Week.
  • Morley’s Four Touchdowns Help Keep Catholic Undefeated
    September 17, 2016
    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.
  • 2-0 Cards Continue Road Swing at Coast Guard
    September 16, 2016
    The Catholic University of America football teams looks to stay unbeaten to start the season when the Cardinals play their second-straight road game Saturday at Coast Guard.
  • Vidal Earns D3football.com Team of the Week Accolades
    September 13, 2016
    Junior defensive lineman Patrick Vidal helped anchor the Cardinals D that held Rochester scoreless in the second half as the Cardinals came back from a halftime deficit.
  • Catholic Moves to 2-0 with Road Win at Rochester, 27-14
    September 10, 2016
    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.
  • Catholic Football Ready for Road Showdown at Rochester
    September 08, 2016
    The Catholic Univeristy of America football team will look to keep its momentum from a come-from-behind victory rolling in week two as it hits the road to face Rochester.
  • Paige Selected to D3football.com Team of the Week
    September 06, 2016
    The Catholic University of America senior Justin Paige was selected to the D3football.com Team of the Week, presented by Scoutware, as the top special teams player in the nation this past week.
  • Cardinals Rally Against McDaniel for Overtime Win, 28-21
    September 03, 2016
    Trailing 21-6 with just 3:30 to play, The Catholic University of America football team pulled off an improbable comeback to defeat McDaniel in overtime, 28-21. The victory gives head coach Bill Bachman his first career head coaching win.
  • Catholic Football Kicks Off 2016 Season Saturday
    September 02, 2016
    The Catholic University of America kicks off its 2016 season on the recently renovated Cardinal Stadium on Saturday, September 3, at 1 p.m., versus the McDaniel Green Terror.
  • Two Cardinals Spend Summer at Quantico in OCS Marine Training
    September 01, 2016
    Two student-athletes from The Catholic University of America headed to Quantico, Va., to spend 10 weeks of training in the United States Marine Corps’ Officer Candidates School (OCS).
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