Catholic Athletes

September 7, 2014

Pro Tennis Player Accompanied by Our Lady of Guadalupe on World Travels

Colombia native Santiago Giraldo Salazar is devoted to the Mother of God.

September 6, 2014

Former Alabama Football Player Now a Saint

Rookie Vinnie Sunseri is set to make his professional debut for New Orleans.

July 31, 2014

Expecting the Unexpected in the NFL

Houston Texans’ lineman Alex Kupper, a surprise to make the team in 2013, now aims to make the 2014 squad.

July 15, 2014

L.A. Dodgers’ Catcher Glad to Contribute to All-Star Teammates’ Success

Drew Butera is grateful to be able to work with two of the best pitchers in the National League, Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke, who will represent the Dodgers tonight in Minneapolis.

March 28, 2014

San Diego Padres’ Pitcher Practices Patience

Joe Wieland looks to recover from arm injury and have a healthy second half of the 2014 season.

March 11, 2014

Olympic Gold Medalist Shares Sochi Experience

Bobsledder Curt Tomasevicz recounts his awesome adventures on the ice.

January 29, 2014

Archbishop Aquila to Celebrate Mass for the Denver Broncos Before Super Bowl

The Denver archbishop, a longtime Broncos fan, will fly to New Jersey to celebrate Mass with the team prior to Sunday’s NFL championship game.

October 16, 2013

Covering All the Bases With World Series Champion Jeff Suppan

The 2006 NLCS MVP discusses the MLB playoffs, family, prayer and Catholic media.

April 8, 2013

Ex-Baseball Phenom Discusses Life in a Norbertine Abbey

The former second-round draft choice of the Oakland A’s, Brother Matthew Desme strongly recommends repentance and trust in Divine Mercy.

April 2, 2013

Major League Soccer Player Moves Forward in Faith

Danny O’Rourke of the Columbus Crew recommits himself to Christ amid life’s difficulties.

March 31, 2013

MLB Veteran Mark Kotsay Pursues Perfect Work

The San Diego Padres’ outfielder strives to implement patience on and off the diamond and, for Kotsay, it all centers on the Mass.

October 1, 2012

Oldest Manager to Win World Series Still Enjoys Kid’s Game

Jack McKeon, 81, credits daily Mass and St. Thérèse with helping his baseball career.

August 29, 2012

St. Louis Rams' Quarterback Is 'Catholic by Blood'

Kellen Clemens looks beyond football for his deepest identity.

August 6, 2012

Olympic Bronze Medalist Transformed Through Crucible of Suffering

Illness and injury help Mario Ancic realize identity as child of God.

July 27, 2012

Focus Bible Study Leader Heads to the Olympics

Mexican-American student Diego Estrada brings Catholic faith to London games

July 25, 2012

Major League Soccer All-Star Rediscovers Beauty of Catholic Faith

Columbus Crew midfielder Eddie Gaven pursues soccer career with proper perspective.

August 22, 2010

Mass, Pray, Soccer

Catholic Camp Inspires Youth

July 12, 2010

Major League Faith

St. Louis Pitcher Marks 15th Anniversary Playing Ball