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Football – Season Wrap Up

No way was Rick Streiff disappointed. Not even close. The Cathedral High School football team didn’t play through the end of November in the 2015 season, and that meant for the first time in a long time it didn’t play for a state title. Streiff said while that was true, other things were as important. […]

Irish Lose at Avon in 2 OT

Avon eliminated Cathedral from the Indiana High School Athletic Association’s 43rd annual football state tournament Friday night, 37-34, in double overtime.  The Class 6-A regional loss is the first post-season defeat for the Fighting Irish since November 20th, 2009 when they fell 31-10 at Evansville Reitz in a Class 4-A semi-state game. Cathedral scored first […]

Regional Football Tickets Available

The Fighting Irish will travel to Avon High School on Friday to play the Avon Orioles in the IHSAA Regional. Kickoff is at 7:00. Pre-sale tickets will be available in the athletic office beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday. Tickets are $7. GO IRISH!

Irish Win 10th Consecutive Football Sectional

Cathedral won its tenth consecutive high school football sectional title Friday night, the school’s first in Class 6-A, with a 35-14 victory over Lawrence North at Lawrence Central.  In doing so, the Fighting Irish extended their state-record tournament win streak to 32 games. The Irish scored first when Max Bortenschlager connected with Luke Sanders for […]

Streiff To Coach In the All-American Bowl

From Kyle Neddenriep Indianapolis Star: Cathedral High School football coach Rick Streiff has accepted an invitation to coach in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl in January. Streiff, who is 206-65 in 21 seasons at Cathedral, will serve as an assistant coach in the all-star game, which will be played on Jan. 9 at the Alamodome […]

Sectional Football Championship at Lawrence Central

The Fighting Irish will host the Lawrence North Wildcats in the sectional football championship at Lawrence Central.  Tickets are $6 and will be available in the athletic office beginning Tuesday morning.  Cathedral passes are not accepted for IHSAA tournament events. Only school personnel will be allowed inside the inner fence at LC.  Younger kids will not be allowed in […]

Irish Advance in Class 6-A Football Tourney

Indianapolis Cathedral defeated host Lawrence Central 43-22 Friday night to advance to the championship game of Class 6-A sectional six.  In doing so, the Fighting Irish extended their state-record of consecutive football tournament wins to 31 dating back to 2010. Cathedral’s Markese Stepp scored first-half touchdowns on runs of 80 yards and 67 yards, but […]

Cathedral Shut Out by #1 Center Grove

Top-Ranked Center Grove concluded the high school football regular season Friday night with a 7-0 home win over Indianapolis Cathedral.  In doing so, the Trojans remained the only undefeated team in Class 6-A, setting the stage for a possible rematch with the Fighting Irish in the semi-state round of the upcoming IHSAA football state tournament. […]

JV Football Moved to Center Grove

The JV football game tomorrow was originally scheduled to be played here at Cathedral.  The JV game will now be played at Center Grove Middle School North.  The freshmen will play there at 10:00 followed by the JV at 12:00. Center Grove Middle School North is located just south of the intersection of Fairview Road and […]

News-Sentinel Article About Irish Football

Indy prep power embracing challenge of another level Kendall Coleman Cathedral grows through ‘rough, cool’ schedule By Brent Glasgow, Wednesday, October 14, 2015 10:28 PM Moving up two classes in three years would be a brutal challenge for most football programs, but if anyone’s cut out for it, it’s Indianapolis Cathedral.The Fighting Irish have […]

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