In the News

The Dons are in the news!

Alumni, current students, faculty, and administration accumulate local and national attention in arts, service, academics and athletics.

Del Mar Times 10/20/20 Cathedral grad hopes to help the homeless in his hometown
Union Tribune 9/30/20 Mom’s murder in 2011 put Carlsbad woman on a path to help others
Rancho Santa Fe Review 9/3/20 Local students receive ‘Badge of Honor’ scholarships
Union Tribune 8/26/20 Girl Scout earns Gold by helping homeless women
Del Mar Times 8/14/20 Local teen siblings receive The President’s Volunteer Service Award (Gold)
Union Tribune 8/16/20 Encinitas teen’s dolls are tailor-made for children with rare medical conditions 
Union Tribune 2/22/20 For these students mock trial competition nothing to laugh about
Union Tribune 2/22/20 Dons sophomore puts playoff win on ice
Rancho Santa Fe Review 2/20/20 Top seeds move forward in CIF boys soccer playoffs
Cal-Hi Sports 5/28/20 Cathedral Catholic High School Named State School of the Year for Girls Athletics 
Union Tribune 2/26/20 Gritty Dons win with defense, deflection

Fremont Tribune 10/23/19 Cathedral edges FHS girls in Nike Tournament of Champions
Union Tribune 10/2/19 Legacy of Dons soccer program lives on
USA Today 9/11/19 Top teams stay steady in Week 3 Super 25 Volleyball Rankings
San Diego Union Tribune 9/9/19 Cathedral Catholic football team on the rise in rankings
KUSI News 9/6/19 Tennis fundraiser to benefit local homeless
San Diego Union Tribune 9/6/19 Cathedral Catholic knocks off nationally ranked Corona Centennial
USA Today 9/1/19 What We Learned: Zavien Watson leads Cathedral Catholic over No. 10 Saguaro
Del Mar Times 8/27/19 Cathedral Catholic struts stuff in 42-9 opening win over LCC
Today Show 6/14/19 How 2 Kids Are Building a Better Future For Families in Need
Press Conference article release in Argentina 5/13/19 Comienza la preparación para el Mundial U19 Masculino
Catholic Education for All Podcast: 3/13/19 Interview with Dr. Megan Burton about the 3-tier special education CCHS offers 
PRWeb: 2/25/19 Cathedral Catholic High School Formally Unveils New State-of-the-Art Engineering Facility, Enhances Program with Its New Building Dedicated to Engineering Sciences
Coast News: 2/20/19 Cathedral Catholic advances to Division 1 finals, others still in title hunts
Del Mar Times: 2/15/19 Carlsbad, Cathedral Catholic carry North Coast banner into CIF soccer semis
Del Mar Times: 2/14/19 Love 15 Tennis event raises funds to support local teen’s team house for Build a Miracle organization
KUSI:2/9/19 Cathedral Powder Puff: Cathedral Seniors 27, Cathedral Juniors 0
KUSI: It was a good day to be a Don on National Signing Day
KUSI:From Mustangs to Dons, rugby roots fuel Legion teammates
KUSI:1/24/19 Boys Rugby: Cathedral Catholic 24, La Costa Canyon 6
Broadway World: (01/10/19) Winners Announced for the 2018 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards
USRowing: (01/10/19) Cathedral Catholic Juniors Bringing Strength in Numbers to WRIC/USRIC
Del Mar Times: (01/12/19) Cathedral Catholic opens new engineering building
KUSI: (01/12/19) Daniella Benitez: The Don with a heart for tennis and helping others
La Jolla Light: (01/17/19) Cathedral Catholic High School dedicates new engineering building: La Jollans Daniel and Mary McSweeney give $1.5 million to help fund $2.5 million project
KUSI: (01/03/19) 1/3/19 Boys Basketball: Cathedral Catholic 51, Serra 41
Union-Tribune: (01/03/19) Cathedral Catholic improving form for start of league play
FOX5: (12/27/18) Cathedral Catholic hoops star uses art to inspire her on basketball court
KUSI: (11/18/18) 2018 CIF San Diego Section Open Division Final: Cathedral Catholic Dons 28, Torrey Pines Falcons 17
San Diego City Beat: (11/20/18) People of the Year 2018: Daniella Benitez
Mario Lopez Radio Show: (11/21/18) Daniella Benitez on Building a Miracle 
KUSI: (12/13/18) Girls Basketball: Cathedral Catholic 87, San Marcos 54
Union Tribune: (11/12/18) Water polo Open Division final: Cathedral Catholic back on top
KUSI: (10/31/18) Girls Volleyball: Cathedral Catholic 3, Bishop’s 0
KUSI: (11/7/18) Boys Water Polo: Cathedral Catholic 10, Vista 7
Del Mar Times: (11/12/18) Big second half lifts Cathedral Catholic to CIF Open Division football title
Los Angeles Times: (11/30/18) Narbonne loses to Cathedral Catholic on late field goal
Union-Tribune: (11/17/18) Cathedral Catholic rallies to defeat Torrey Pines in Open Division final
Union-Tribune: (11/28/18) Cathedral Catholic offense powered by big, bad Dons
KUSI: (11/15/18) Cathedral Catholic holds annual on-campus Signing Day event
KUSI: (11/12/18) 2018 Silver Pigskin finalist: Shawn Poma, Cathedral Catholic
Union-Tribune: (10/03/18) Cathedral Catholic QB sparks win over St. Augustine in Holy Bowl
Del Mar Times: (9/24/18) Cathedral Catholic freshman Daniella Benitez leads ‘Build a Miracle Club’ to help families in Mexico
Del Mar Time: (5/30/18) Double CIF team championship points to bright future for Cathedral Catholic swimming & diving
Del Mar Time: (5/22/18) Cathedral Catholic baseball team honors inspirational player Brycen Newman


If you have any questions, contact Anne Pickard Majer at amajer@cathedralcatholic.org