Tag: Football

Cologne soccer club helps archdiocese in ticketing for church services

Cologne soccer club helps archdiocese in ticketing for church services

FC Cologne, the city’s first-division soccer club, is helping the local Catholic archdiocese with a ticket system for church services where seating capacity is limited due to the coronavirus social distancing restrictions.

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Camp combines faith and football

Camp combines faith and football

| August 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Young boys dressed in T-shirts and shorts gathered on the sideline of the football practice field at Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul Aug. 7.

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Ahead of Super Bowl, Catholics partner to ramp up anti-trafficking efforts

Ahead of Super Bowl, Catholics partner to ramp up anti-trafficking efforts

| January 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

For Terry Forliti, a series of traumatic events as a teenager — being raped by her boss, her friend dying in a car accident and her parents’ divorce — spurred heavy drug use that carried into adulthood.

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Catholic tradition an antidote to ‘crisis of meaning’ in sports

Catholic tradition an antidote to ‘crisis of meaning’ in sports

| Jonathan Liedl | January 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

On Feb. 4, the nation’s attention — and, indeed, the attention of many around the world — will be squarely on the Twin Cities, as Super Bowl 52 plays out at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

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Academy of Holy Angels wins first Prep Bowl

Academy of Holy Angels wins first Prep Bowl

| November 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for an opportunity in a defensive battle, Academy of Holy Angels senior quarterback Joseph Heimbold decided to go deep.

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The Tommie-Johnnie game: the history of a rivalry

The Tommie-Johnnie game: the history of a rivalry

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tommie-Johnnie lore begins with a expelled student turned oil tycoon, but the teams’ annual match up — this year at Target Field — is an ever unfolding drama

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Archbishop Hebda joins Holy Angels and Hill-Murray for football opener

Archbishop Hebda joins Holy Angels and Hill-Murray for football opener

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield will kick-off its high school football season against Hill-Murray of Maplewood Sept. 1 with Archbishop Bernard Hebda visiting.

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Michigan head coach says meeting pope was ’emotional’

Michigan head coach says meeting pope was ’emotional’

| Junno Arocho Esteves | April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The coach and his wife presented the pope with a Michigan football helmet along with a pair of size-10 Air Jordan sneakers in the football team’s maize and blue colors.

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Tommies fall to Mount Union in Division III championship

Tommies fall to Mount Union in Division III championship

| December 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

University of Saint Thomas loses 49-35 to the Mount Union Purple Raiders in Division III championship (Stagg Bowl)

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Mary teaches us to hope in her son, Jesus Christ

Mary teaches us to hope in her son, Jesus Christ

| Deacon Barry Reuwsaat | December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

When I was in third grade, I spent many days playing backyard football with my friends. On one particular occasion, I was tackled on the cement and fractured my left collarbone. I got up and walked home to see my mother for help.

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UST football team reaches national title game

UST football team reaches national title game

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University of St. Thomas reached the NCAA Division III national championship game by defeating Linfield 38-17 Dec. 12 at home.

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Sister and her ‘football rosary’  patrol the gridiron at Hill-Murray

Sister and her ‘football rosary’ patrol the gridiron at Hill-Murray

| October 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

The University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, has “Touchdown Jesus.”

Hill-Murray High School in Maplewood has “football rosary.”

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