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February261876
The Centennial Scholastic
In preparation of the United States' 100th Birthday, the Scholastic put together a written history of Notre Dame.
Keywords: scholastic, centennial, declaration of independence, father sorin, potawatomi, st josephs lake, minim, orestes a brownson, john carroll, baseball, father patrick dillon, basilica, washington hall
November161912
Hickey's Family History Tied To Notre Dame
We are very excited the Hickey family is willing to share their family history with us. Their family has deep ties to South Bend and Notre Dame.
Keywords: hickey, baseball, john hickey, thomas hickey, father sorin, sacred heart church, bell, knute rockne, zahm, breen-phillips, farley, st liam hall, fire station, power plant, baptism, secret pass, hunk anderson, football, john hickey jr, father hesburgh, john wooden, pearl harbor, world war ii, nd today
October201923
ND meets Princeton in green
For the possibly the first time, Notre Dame dons the green jerseys in a landslide victory.
Keywords: football, princeton, green, knute rockne, green jersey, ebbets field, baseball stadium
October191924
The Four Horsemen Get Their Name
Outlined against a blue-gray October sky, the Four Horsemen rode again...
Keywords: football, army, knute rockne, four horsemen, grantland rice, harry stuhldreher, don miller, elmer layden, jim crowley, polo grounds, baseball stadium
November101928
Win One for the Gipper
In the middle of Rockne's worst season at Notre Dame, Rockne would relay the story of George Gipp to fire up his team.
Keywords: football, army, knute rockne, win one for the gipper, george gipp, yankee stadium, baseball stadium, knute rockne all american, airplane, jack chevigny, john niemiec, johnny obrien
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
November91946
Game of the Century II: Army
With the team back to full strength following World War II, the Fighting Irish look to get even with the top ranked Army Cadets.
Keywords: football, army, tie, one versus two, game of the century, frank leahy, yankee stadium, world war ii, heisman, record, baseball stadium
October51951
The first-ever night game
For the first time under the lights, Notre Dame would take the field. The change in kickoff time would have no affect on the Irish.
Keywords: football, night game, detroit, baseball stadium, gus dorias, loyola, boston college, knute rockne, army, frank leahy, indiana university, john petitbon, johnny lattner, ralph gugliemi, heisman
June81957
First College World Series appearance
The baseball team makes its first appearance in a College World Series game.
Keywords: baseball, college world series, iowa state, football, elmer kohort, jim cusack, eddie hurley, james carideo, steve johnson, bob senecal, gene duffy, jim morris, tom bujnowski, chuck symeon, frank carideo
June91957
First College World Series win
After losing their first game, Notre Dame staves off elimination by humiliating Northern Colorado.
Keywords: baseball, college world series, northern colorado, jake kline, chuck symeon
June101957
Second College World Series win
After a big win, Notre Dame continues out and shuts out the Longhorns.
Keywords: baseball, college world series, texas, penn state, chuck symeon, jim morris
June111957
College World Series Semi-final
Notre Dame would make it to the semi-finals of the College World Series and face undefeated Penn State.
Keywords: baseball, college world series, penn state, gene duffy, california, jim morris, jake kline, new york yankees
April171962
Jim Hannan's major league debut
Jim Hannan makes his major league debut with the Washington Senators.
Keywords: baseball, jim hannan, washington senators
October91965
ND's only game in Shea Stadium
Months after the Beatles would run out onto the field of Shea Stadium, Notre Dame would play Army in yet another New York baseball stadium.
Keywords: football, army, shea stadium, baseball stadium, ara parseghian, bill zloch, tom schoen, richard nixon, president, polo grounds, yankee stadium, ebbets field
November151967
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.
Keywords: yaz, baseball, carl yastrzemski, triple crown, morrissey manor, mvp, most valuable player, hof, hall of fame, boston red sox
January91989
Yaz elected to baseball HOF
The greatest player the Red Sox had is elected to the baseball hall of fame.
Keywords: baseball, yaz, hall of fame, carl yastrzemski, world series, boston red sox
September171995
Craig Counsell makes MLB debut with Rockies
Craig Counsell had a standout career at Notre Dame and has made his impression on the big leagues since his first game.
Keywords: baseball, craig counsell, pat murphy, colorado rockies
April262002
Brad Lidge makes MLB debut with Astros
World Series winning closer, Brad Lidge, makes his MLB debut.
Keywords: baseball, brad lidge, paul maineiri, houston astros, washington nationals
July252008
Samardzija makes MLB debut with Cubs
Making his Major League Baseball debut, Jeff Samardzija takes the mound for the Chicago Cubs.
Keywords: baseball, jeff samardzija, chicago cubs, football, chicago white sox
October272008
Brad Lidge saves World Series win
After converting 47 of 47 saves throughout the 2008 season, Brad Lidge comes in to try and save one more.
Keywords: baseball, brad lidge, world series, houston astros, philadelphia phillies
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
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
March82014
New Longest WBB Win Streak
The women surpass their win streak set just a year earlier.
Keywords: womens basketball, north carolina state, acc tournament, softball, mens tennis, womens soccer, mens soccer, baseball, football, mens basketball
March242014
New Longest Win Streak
The women's basketball team has won more games in a row than any team at ND.
Keywords: womens basketball, arizona state, ncaa tournament, fencing, softball, mens tennis, womens soccer, mens soccer, baseball, football, mens basketball