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March41888
Knute Rockne is born
Knute Rockne is born today in Norway and head a variety of jobs besides head football coach.
Keywords: knute rockne, football, track, chemistry, army, forward pass, julius nieuwland, studebaker
September31944
Notre Dame Monogram Winners at Pearl Harbor
Six Notre Dame men serving in the Navy would pose for a picture at Pearl Harbor during World War II.
Keywords: world war ii, pearl harbor, jack wiethoff, john hickey, ralph vinciguerra, frank leahy, bob faught, ray brancheau, track, baseball, basketball, football, navy
July272012
Notre Dame and the Summer Olympics
As the 30th Summer Olympics kick off tonight in London, Notre Dame sends nine athletes to compete for their countries. Since 1912, Notre Dame has sent thirty-seven athletes to win nineteen medals.
Keywords: summer olympics, olympics, george philbrook, forest fletcher, august gus desch, johnny murphy, tom lieb, alex wilson, vince boryla, shaun fitzmaurice, rick wohlhuter, adrian dantley, debbie brown, bill hanzlik, tim glass, bjorn vaggo, molly sullivan, mike gostigan, leszek nowosielski, jilen siroky, christel bouvron, kathryn michele sobrero markgraf, nick radkewich, andrew mackay, monica gonzalez, ruth riley, shannon boxx, mariel zagunis, jan viviani, jeff smoke, melissa tancredi, candance chapman, thomas chamney, selim nurudeen, kelley hurley, gerek meinhardt, natalie achonwa, molly huddle, courtney hurley, lee kiefer, knute rocke, world record, gold medal, silver medal, bronze medal, alex wilson invitational, track and field, womens basketball, mens basketball, fencing, swimming, baseball, womens soccer, new york knicks, new york mets, jessie owens, kelley hurley
August172012
Results of the London Summer Olympics
Notre Dame athletes fared well at the London Olympics where a record number of athletes won a record number medals.
Keywords: olympics, summer olympics, london, natalie anchonwa, shannon boxx, candace chapman, molly huddle, courtney hurley, kelley hurley, lee kiefer, gerek meinhardt, selim nurudeen, melissa tancredi, mariel zagunis, fencing, womens basketball, womens soccer, track and field, beijing, athens
May272013
A Memorial Day tribute: ND football players who died in WWII
As a salute to Memorial Day, numerous Notre Dame athletes and alumni served in the armed forces in both World War I and World War II. Today, the 18 football players who sacrificed their lives for our freedom are remembered.
Keywords: football, memorial day, hercules boreolos, george birmingham, harold borer, jack chevigny, tom creevy, louis curran, frank cusick, ted dorosh, norb ellrott, allen elward jr, vince harrington, wayne johnston, john mcginnis, george murphy, martin oreilly, howard petschel, robert callahan, arnold mcinerney, knute rockne, world war ii, world war i, yankee stadium, army, texas, track team, shot put, emil sitko, george gipp, hunk anderson, iwo jima, bob dove, purdue, marquette, okinawa, john murphy, hering award, francis pieri
July12013
Goodbye Big East. Hello ACC
With football controlling the ever changing conference landscape, Notre Dame makes a shift from the BigEast to the ACC. Effective today.
Keywords: sports, big east, acc, atlantic coast conference, baseball, womens basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, rowing, soccer, softball, swimming, diving, tennis, track, volleyball, hockey, hockey east, boston college, virginia tech, miami, syracuse, pittsburgh, louisville, north carolina, duke