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Since 1920, Central Catholic High School has been one of theC-02 most successful and storied football programs in the state of Ohio. The Fighting Irish have won more than 585 games in that time and have accumulated numerous Toledo City League titles, appeared regularly in the state playoffs and have claimed four state of Ohio championships – a Poll Title in 1962, Division II Titles in 2005 and 2012, and a Division III title in 2014. The Fighting Irish were Division III State Runners-up last year, 2015.  Central Catholic competes in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference (TRAC).

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Fighting Irish Football team make it 14 in a row keeping the Irish-Knight on Cherry Street #GoFarGoIrish

The Fighting Irish Football team beat St. Francis de Sales Knights 27-13.  That makes 14 years in a row that the Irish-Knight will remain on Cherry Street. Join us next week as we take on the Findlay Trojans at home.  Go Irish!

Home Irish-Knight Game this Friday, October 13 at 7PM, Irish try to make it 14 in a row! #GoFarGoIrish

Click here to read A History from “A Holy War – CCHS vs. SFS, 50 Years of the Battle for The Irish Knight” and find out more information about the Irish-Knight! Ticket Information Tickets for the St. Francis football game this Friday are on sale in the athletic office from 7:30 a.m. till 3:30 p.m. each day but Wednesday this […]

BCSN & The Blade – TRAC: Rivers, Bowen get TDs to lead Central Catholic

BLADE STAFF – 10/07/2017, 12:43am EDT Central Catholic 27, Fremont Ross 7 VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Central Catholic-Fremont Ross FREMONT — Devon Rivers and Jase Bowen rushed for two touchdowns each as Central Catholic (6-1, 3-1) earned a road win on Friday night. Click here to read full article.

BCSN & The Blade – Whitmer snaps Central Catholic’s TRAC winning streak

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER  |  09/29/2017, 9:52pm EDT Photo: Whitmer’s Josh Close scores one of his two touchdowns against Central Catholic. THE BLADE/JEREMY WADSWORTH At long last — 1,799 days to be exact — Whitmer can again celebrate a Three Rivers Athletic Conference football victory against Central Catholic. The Panthers snapped Central’s 30-game TRAC winning […]

BCSN & The Blade – Central pulls away from Clay to stay undefeated

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 09/22/2017, 9:59pm EDT Photo: Central Catholic receiver Jase Bowen scores a touchdown during Friday’s Three Rivers Athletic Conference win over Clay. THE BLADE/JEREMY WADSWORTH Central Catholic received a challenge for almost three quarters Friday from host Clay before pulling away for a 41-10 Three Rivers Athletic Conference football victory. […]

Fighting Irish Make it Four in a Row – Central Catholic 37, Lima Senior 6 #GoFarGoIrish

BLADE STAFF – 09/16/2017, 12:22am EDT The Irish (1-0, 4-0) rolled up 354 yards of total offense, with 239 on the ground, and held the Spartans (0-1, 2-2) to only 98 yards and 1 yard rushing. Devon Rivers led the attack for Central Catholic with 138 yards rushing and three touchdowns. Dallas Fields added two […]

Irish pulls off a win against Canadian Prep Academy #GoFarGoIrish

Central Catholic – 23 Canada Prep Academy – 8 Next week the Fighting Irish begin TRAC play verse Lima Senior Spartans – Friday, September 15 at 7PM at Gallagher Stadium.  

The Blade & BCSN: Fierce rally pushes Central Catholic over Detroit MLK, 21-13

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER  |  09/01/2017, 9:53pm EDT Held scoreless into the fourth quarter, Central Catholic arose from the deck in the nick of time Friday night, striking for three touchdowns in the game’s final 9:27 to take a 21-13 nonleague football victory over visiting Detroit Martin Luther King at Gallagher Stadium. Fighting Irish […]

The Blade & BCSN: After long wait, Thompson hopes for big senior year at IU

NICHOLAS PIOTROWICZ BLADE SPORTS WRITER  |  08/29/2017, 5:17pm EDT COLUMBUS – To this point, Jayme Thompson’s college career has been unforgiving. Almost five years removed from helping Central Catholic to a state championship, Thompson’s time in college has been full of interruptions. Now a redshirt senior at Indiana, Thompson still remains hopeful that 2017 — at long […]

The Blade & BCSN: Rivers rises to challenge for Central Catholic in win over Hartley

JEFF SVOBODA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 08/25/2017, 9:40pm EDT   COLUMBUS — Central Catholic and Columbus Bishop Hartley are two of the most consistent winners in Ohio high school football, but that didn’t mean the Catholic school powers didn’t face key questions in Friday’s season opener.   One night into the season, Central Catholic found the […]

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    RT @ToledoCCHS_FB Monday’s are always better when it’s #VictoryMonday.

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