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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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CCHS Graduate Keith Towbridge signs with the Buffalo Bills #GoFarGoIrish

Congratulations to Central Catholic Fighting Irish graduate, Keith Towbridge (@_unclekeef), for signing with the Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills)! Good luck Keith! 

The Blade / BCSN: Browns pick Central Catholic grad Kizer in second round

DAVID BRIGGS AND BRIAN BUCKEYE BLADE SPORTS WRITERS 04/28/2017, 8:46pm EDT PHILADELPHIA — The NFL’s run on Toledo talent continued tonight as Whitmer graduate and former Michigan star defensive lineman Chris Wormley was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens with the No. 74 overall selection in the third round. Fittingly enough, his new team resides in […]

The Blade / BCSN: NFL draft: Kizer to Browns, 2 others local also taken

DAVID BRIGGS AND BRIAN BUCKEYE BLADE SPORTS WRITERS 04/28/2017, 8:46pm EDT PHILADELPHIA — DeShone Kizer’s path to his dream might not have included a re-enacted movie scene and a handshake with the big boss, but the destination was just the same. Kizer is bound for the NFL after his exhausting draft wait ended Friday night. […]

DeShone Kizer, Class of 2014 has declared for the NFL draft #GoIrish

DeShone Kizer, Central Catholic Class of 2014 has declared for the NFL draft. He has played successfully at the University of Notre Dame as quarterback. Watch his exclusive video announcement here.

Congratulations to the 2016 Fall Sport Scholar Athlete Recipients #GoIrish

Central Catholic High School would like to acknowledge over one hundred varsity student-athletes who received Scholar Athlete honors this Fall sports season by maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Congratulations on your achievements in your respective sports and inside of the classroom. Girls Soccer: Kimmel Brown, Courtney Canterbury, Amanda Czech, Alexa Denko, , Madison […]

The Blade / BCSN: Central Catholic’s Warren named Ohio’s 2016 Mr. Football

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 12/01/2016, 2:24pm EST Before the 2016 football season, Central Catholic senior running back Michael Warren said he wasn’t even aware of Ohio’s Mr. Football award. The honor — since 1987 bestowed annually by the Associated Press to the state’s top high school football player — wasn’t even on his radar. At least […]

The Blade / BCSN: Trotwood-Madison shuts out Central Catholic

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 11/27/2016, 12:36am EST LIMA — Three playoff losses worth of frustration from the previous four seasons proved to be just too much for top-ranked Central Catholic to keep from exploding in Saturday night’s Division III state football semifinal against an inspired Trotwood-Madison team. The 10th-ranked Rams (12-2) were looking for […]

The Blade / BCSN: Central dominates, advances to state semifinals again

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 11/20/2016, 1:05am EST TIFFIN — There was only a dusting of snow, but it was tough sledding for Central Catholic before it pulled away late in a Division III regional football final against Lexington on Saturday night. The top-ranked Fighting Irish scored two second-half touchdowns to emerge with a 19-0 victory […]

The Blade / BCSN: Northwest District awards announced

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 11/18/2016, 12:31am EST Top-ranked Central Catholic collected three of the four top individual honors in Division III, and the Fighting Irish have four first-team selections on the 2016 Associated Press Northwest Ohio All-District football team. Central senior running back Michael Warren, who is climbing on the state’s all-time rushing yardage […]

The Blade / BCSN: Fighting Irish ready to play Lexington

STEVE JUNGA BLADE SPORTS WRITER – 11/18/2016, 12:30am EST With teams that have reached state championship games in three of the past four seasons, Central Catholic football coach Greg Dempsey was perhaps grasping at straws in his post-game talk, trying to re-motivate his team after a 56-13 Division III playoff victory against University School last Saturday […]

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