2018-19 News

  • Poindexter's Double Double Rallies Cards Past River Hawks
    January 19, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball junior Sydney Poindexter posted her second double double of the season and third of her career to lead the Cardinals' rally past Susquehanna in a Landmark Conference contest Saturday at Franny Murray Court, 57-51.
  • Winter Weather Moves Saturday Basketball Times
    January 18, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Saturday's Catholic University men's and women's basketball doubleheader against Susquehanna inside the DuFour Center has been moved up one hour due to the potential impacts of an incoming winter storm across the region Saturday.
  • Under Armour to be Official Outfitter of Catholic Athletics
    January 17, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Catholic University Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean Sullivan announced Thursday that the athletics department has entered into a five-year partnership agreement with Under Armour through BSN SPORTS.
  • George Scores Career-High 16 in Loss at Elizabethtown
    January 16, 2019
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball sophomore Cristin George scored a career-high 16 points off the bench, but the Cardinals could not overcome an eight-point first quarter deficit en route to a 75-64 loss at Elizabethtown Wednesday night at Thompson Gymnasium.
  • O'Connor Leads Cardinals in Road Loss at No. 4 Scranton
    January 12, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. - Catholic University women's basketball senior Emily O'Connor totaled a season-high 10 points to go along with five rebounds, but the Cardinals made just 11 field goals and shot 20.8 percent from the field as they dropped a 53-36 decision at No. 4 Scranton Saturday at John Long Center.
  • Cards Down Juniata, Post First Landmark Conference Win
    January 09, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball junior Mollie Reynolds scored a career-high 17 points to lead the Cardinals to a 64-40 Landmark Conference victory over Juniata on Franny Murray Court Wednesday. She also added three rebounds, four assists and five steals.
  • Reynolds Posts Career High Nine Rebounds Against Moravian
    January 05, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Moravian made 13 of its final 14 free throws in a 75-70 overtime victory over the Catholic University women's basketball team in Landmark Conference action on Saturday at Franny Murray Court. Junior Mollie Reynolds had 11 points, six assists, three steals and a career-high nine rebounds.
  • Four Straight, Cardinals Post 35-Point Victory Over Swarthmore
    January 02, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - As the Catholic University women’s basketball team enters the heart of league play, things are looking up. The Cardinals (8-4) won their fourth-straight game Wednesday, 64-29, over Swarthmore on Franny Murray Court. It was their largest margin of victory and fewest points allowed this season.
  • Poindexter Named MVP, Cardinals Capture Roberts Title
    December 30, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women’s basketball junior Megan Stafford scored 14 points to lead a balanced scoring attack in the Cardinals’ 67-44 victory over Neumann to win the championship of the Jamie Lynn Roberts Tournament presented by Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Washington D.C./Downtown on Sunday.
  • George Leads Catholic to Jamie Roberts Championship Game
    December 29, 2018
    WASHINGTON – Catholic University women's basketball sophomore Cristin George led a balanced scoring attack with 12 points in the Cardinals' 67-37 victory over Wesley in the opening round of the Jamie Lynn Roberts Tournament presented by the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Washington D.C./Downtown on Saturday.
  • Reynolds Leads Balanced Effort in 76-64 Win at Gallaudet
    December 15, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball junior Mollie Reynolds totaled 15 points, six rebounds and seven assists, all career highs, to lead five players in double figures as the Cardinals posted their third-straight road win with a 76-64 nonconference victory over Gallaudet Saturday at the Field House.
  • Cardinals Fall to Frostburg, 61-36
    December 08, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - An early run by the Catholic University women's basketball team fell short Saturday afternoon as the Frostburg Bobcats came out on top, 61-36.
  • Mamula Scores Career-High 19 Points in Road Win at Salisbury
    December 05, 2018
    SALISBURY, Md. - Catholic University women's basketball freshman Luca Mamula scored a career-high 19 points as the Cardinals handed Salisbury just its second loss of the season and its first at home with a 61-47 nonconference victory Wednesday at the Maggs Physical Activities Center.
  • Cardinals Drop Landmark Conference Opener to Drew, 42-39
    December 01, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball junior Sydney Poindexter totaled 12 points and eight rebounds, but the Cardinals shot 26 percent from the floor in a 42-39 loss to Drew in the Landmark Conference opener for both teams Saturday at Franny Murray Court.
  • Reynolds Scores Career-High 15 in Loss to SUNY New Paltz
    November 25, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball junior Mollie Reynolds scored a career-high 15 points, but SUNY New Paltz connected on 14 three-pointers and took advantage of a poor shooting night for the Cardinals en route to a 81-54 nonconference victory Sunday at Franny Murray Court.
  • Cardinals Post Convincing 72-44 Victory Over St. Mary's (Md.)
    November 20, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - In its final game before the Thanksgiving break, the Catholic University women's basketball team used suffocating defense while outrebounding St. Mary's (Md.) by 25 en route to a 72-44 nonconference victory Tuesday night at Franny Murray Court.
  • Second Half Carries Cardinals to Stockton Tip-Off Title
    November 17, 2018
    GALLOWAY, N.J. - Led by the trio of juniors Sydney Poindexter and Megan Stafford and freshman Luca Mamula, the Catholic University women's basketball team outscored Stockton 34-19 in the second half en route to a 61-43 victory over the host Ospreys in the title game of Stockton Tip-Off Tournament Saturday.
  • Stafford Leads Cardinals to First Win of the Season
    November 16, 2018
    GALLOWAY, N.J. - Playing about 15 minutes from her hometown, Catholic University women's basketball junior Megan Stafford totaled her second career double double with 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Cardinals to a 67-49 victory over Penn State Abington Friday night at the Stockton Tip-Off Tournament.
  • Smith Leads Cardinals in Loss to Stevens in Season Opener
    November 11, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University women's basketball freshman Ashley Smith scored a team-high 13 points, but a strong fourth quarter by visiting Stevens carried the Ducks to a 57-52 nonconference victory Sunday afternoon at Franny Murray Court.
  • Cardinals Picked to Finish Third in Landmark Preseason Poll
    November 09, 2018
    TOWSON, Md. - The Catholic University women's basketball team was picked to finish third in the Landmark Conference preseason poll released on Friday. The Cardinals received 46 points, just four behind second-place Elizabethtown.
  • Cardinals Take On Division I Opponent Navy
    November 07, 2018
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Nine different members of the Catholic University women's basketball team scored in the team's first action of the season, an exhbition contest against Division I opponent Navy on Wednesday evening at Alumni Hall. The Midshipmen defeated the Cardinals 81-36 in Annapolis, Md. 
  • Cardinals Dedicate Day of Service to Mother Teresa
    October 09, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University student-athletes took advantage of the opportunity to give back to the local community by participating in the annual Mother Teresa Day of Service on Sunday, September 16.
  • Donohue Announces Women's Basketball 2018-19 Schedule
    October 04, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Head Coach Matt Donohue has announced The Catholic University women’s basketball 2018-19 schedule.
  • Donohue Announces 2018 Elite Camp for October 14
    September 07, 2018
    WASHINGTON – The Catholic University of America women's basketball head coach Matt Donohue announced the program will host an Elite Camp on Sunday, October 14.