Catholic University has produced eight individual national champions and a team national championship. Here's a look at Catholic University's champions:
CUA is one of 23 schools to produce at least two individual national champions. The NCAA discontinued boxing in 1961.
Baugher won the national college division championship in the 200 and 400 individual medley (swimming) in 1965 at Illinois State. He recorded a time of 2:05.5 in the 200 and 4:31.3 in the 400.
Robinson, currently the men's cross country coach, won the NCAA Division II 800 meter outdoor championship in 1974 (at Eastern Illinois) and 1975 (Cal State-Sacramento).
Hughes won the national championship in the 800 meters at the 1982 NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships at North Central College in Naperville, Ill. She ran the championship race in 2:13.1. Her personal best in the event was 2:10, set at the EAIAW meet in 1981.
Caffrey won the national championship in the 1500 meters at the 1991 Division III Track & Field Championships.
|2001 Men's Basketball Team|
The 2001 men's basketball team won the NCAA Division III national championship, the first team national championship in school history.