Tag Archives: Football

Fall sports recap

Cross country The cross country teams had probably the greatest success out of CNU’s fall sports. In addition to the women winning their third consecutive Capital Athletic Conference championship, the men broke a two-year runner-u...

Looking to finish strong

After starting off the season 1-6, the Captains have started to mount momentum as they beat William Paterson 42-30 on Nov. 7 for their second straight win. With just one game left in the season, the Captains will have a good chanc...

The 100th win

A six-game losing streak was not enough to bring down the Captains as they pulled off a major upset against the 18th-ranked Salisbury Seagulls to secure the program’s 100th win. The win brought the Captains record up to 2-6 and dr...

Upset and the Century

The Captains made history as they took down 18th-ranked Salisbury 51-39 to secure the football team’s 100th win. This achievement comes in the program’s 15th season. The first season The team got its start in the year 2001. The Ca...

This week in CNU sports

It was an incredibly wet and windy weekend for the Captains, full of game cancellations and muddy fields. Field hockey Both of the field hockey team’s two games were postponed this week. The top-20 matchup against 18th-ranked Cath...

This week in CNU athletics

The Captains faced stiff competition this week, with a couple teams losing the first game of their season and taking on nationally ranked opponents. Football CNU Football was once again trying to reach its 100th career win as the ...

Football fails to find offense

The Captains’ strong offensive attack from last week was stifled on Sept. 12 as they dropped a 24-9 decision to Hampden-Sydney in the team’s only non-conference game of the season. Neither team was able to put any points up on the...

Football braces for tough year

Things have gotten a lot more difficult for CNU’s football team since last season. In addition to losing several of their top players, the Captains are making the transition to the New Jersey Athletic Conference—which includes Sal...