April 26, 1985: Nicholas Sparks helps set the 4x800 record
Author Nicholas Sparks helped set a track & field record, which still stands today.
November 4, 1922: Castner Single-Handidly beats Indiana
Paul Castner would prove he was an all-around player and star in every aspect of the game.
May 2, 2004: Fr. Ned Joyce passes away
Executive Vice President of Notre Dame from 1952 to 1987, Father Edmund P. "Ned" Joyce passes away.
March 7, 1970: Austin Carr owns Ohio
Austin Carr set the NCAA record for points in a NCAA Tournament game.
February 9, 1962: Fr. Hesburgh appears on Time cover
Father Hesburgh would quickly rise to the presidency at Notre Dame and from there an international delegate.
January 19, 1974: ND ends #1 UCLA's 88 Game Win Streak
UCLA & John Wooden were winners of 88 straight. John Walton and his teammates would leave defeated.
December 16, 1953: Lattner wins Heisman
Johnny Lattner would cap his fantastic college career by becoming Notre Dame's fourth Heisman winner.
November 15, 1967: Yaz wins AL MVP and Triple Crown
One of the greatest baseball players of all time not only was a Notre Dame product but collected some big awards.
October 29, 1993: Haley Scott DeMaria wins her heat
Following an accident, surgery, and rehabilitation, Haley Scott returns to the pool and is at the top of her game.
September 24, 1966: Jim Seymour's record day
Two guys in the first game of their careers would make an immediate impact and make themselves known to all.
September 20, 2009: Golden Tate does a true leap of faith
Golden Tate found a new way to celebrate following what would be the game winning touchdown.
September 19, 1987: Tim Brown starts the Heisman campaign
In a bizarre night contest at home, Notre Dame blows past Michigan State and boosts Tim Brown's Heisman campaign.
September 16, 1989: Rocket lifts off in the Big House
Rocket Ismail would do something against Michigan that no opponent ever had done before.
September 15, 1979: Blocked field goal leads to rule change
In a true Rudy story, a walk-on wins the game while the All-American changes NCAA rules forever.
September 12, 1992: Reggie Brooks scores while unconscious
As long as you cross the goal line, it doesn't matter how you get there. Don't worry, he would be fine afterwards.