Dec 18, 2013, 10:11 AM EDT
After winning the program’s first national title on Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia, the men’s soccer program continued their trophy haul on Tuesday as head coach Bobby Clark was honored with the NSCAA Coach of the Year Award.
Due to final exam week, there are no events at Notre Dame until the men’s basketball team returns to the court on Saturday, but that doesn’t mean we are without news coming from underneath the Golden Dome.
Now, what did we miss…
1. Men’s Soccer – Clark Cops Coach of Year Award (LINK-Evening Express)
Ex-Aberdeen footballer and current Irish men’s soccer head coach Bobby Clark was honored with the NSCAA Coach of the Year award yesterday. Click the link above to learn more.
2. Football – Q&A With Coach Martin (LINK-ESPN.com)
Former Irish offensive coordinator Chuck Martin was recently named the head football coach at Miami (Ohio). ESPN.com’s Matt Fortuna had the chance to catch up with Coach Martin. Click the link above to learn more.
3. Hockey – Hockey’s Frozen Fenway Sweaters (LINK-UND.com)
When the Irish lace up the skates on January 4th at Fenway Park, they will be wearing a different set of uniforms for the first time. Click the link above to read more.
4. Men’s Basketball – Big Win At Bankers (LINK-South Bend Tribune)
The Irish men’s basketball team downed in-state rival Indiana at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Saturday. How big was the win for the Irish? Click the link above to learn more.
5. Hockey – 2013 Mo-Wards (LINK-Irish UNDerground)
After a successful Movember campaign for the Irish hockey team led by senior defenseman Stephen Johns, Anna Gonzalez handed out the first Mo-Wards. Click the link above to read more.
One of the many reasons why Coach Kubinski is a great follow on Twitter…
First & last "selfie." Let's keep raising $ to fight Cancer with Decembeard. Note leather bound books too! pic.twitter.com/wuN1ZgSjge
— Jim Kubinski (@NDcoachKubinski) December 18, 2013
Notre Dame-ish Video Of The Day
The Irish are getting ready for their first New Era Pinstripe Bowl. Watch yesterday’s practice report to see how things are progressing.
Let’s talk football …
Who was the last Irish coach to win two bowl games in their tenure at Notre Dame?
You will find this answer in tomorrow’s edition of “Things I Found Interesting.”
YESTERDAY’S QUESTION: What presumptive “first” did the Besler brothers (Nick and Matt) accomplish this year? ANSWER: Matt won the MLS Cup with Sporting KC and the CONCACAF Gold Cup with the United States Men’s National Team while Nick won the NCAA Championship as a member of the Fighting Irish.
- M. Lacrosse. Replay: #6 Irish Fall in ACC Title Match to #18 Heels
- M. Lacrosse. Irish Fall In ACC Championship
- Softball. Irish-Arkansas Rubber Match Lost Due To Weather
- Football. Sunday Brunch: Robinson Way More Than Meets the Eye
- Softball. Irish Rally For Split With #24 Arkansas
- Football. Isaac Rochell Selected By The Los Angeles Chargers
- Track. Richartz Takes First At Penn Relays Finale
- W. Rowing. Irish Finish Second In Abbreviated Dale England Cup
- Baseball. Vierling Walks-Off Duke To Take Series
- M. Lacrosse. Irish and Tar Heels Square Off For ACC Championship Crown
Fighting Irish on YouTube
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- 🏈Living the NFL Dream! Congrats, @NDFootball captain Isaac Rochell on being the @Chargers 225th overall pick. 👀… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 1 day ago
- ⚾️ IRISH TAKE SERIES FROM DUKE! Matt Vierling's walk-off triple gives @NDBaseball a 3-2 victory over the Blue Devi… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 1 day ago