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  1. Ferriera Trying To Channel Her Inner Payne

    May 22, 2014, 11:05 PM EST

    Jordan Ferreira

    As school ends, many students find their way back to their hometown and either obtain employment for a few months or just “chill,” but for soon-to-be sophomore Jordan Ferreira, she will be teeing it up with the best in her sport at famed Pinehurst No. 2 for the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open in late June.…

  2. Queen Of The Beach

    May 22, 2014, 10:26 PM EST

    Volleyball opens their home slate tonight against Bowling Green.

    For the first time in history, the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) named a Prep Sand Volleyball All-America Team. With only four members being named to the squad, inclusion was very prestigious, and future Irish student-athlete Jo Kremer was among the quartet selected. Kremer, an incoming freshman on the Irish volleyball team, resides in Pacific…

  3. For College And Country

    May 22, 2014, 10:07 PM EST

    Matt Besler - Photo Credit: Sporting KC

    For the first time in program history, a former Notre Dame men’s soccer player was selected to the 23-man roster for the United States Men’s National Team ahead of the 2014 World Cup. It was announced on Thursday afternoon (almost a week earlier than most predicted) by USMNT manager Jürgen Klinsmann that 2009 Notre Dame…

  4. Wednesday’s T.I.F.I. – Jagielo’s Dinger, Piane’s Last Stand, #RowIrish, Louis Nix & More!

    May 21, 2014, 10:03 AM EST

    Notre Dame Cal Poly Baseball

    Some huge news among our Olympic sports went down yesterday that shocked many in the Notre Dame community. But first, let’s just take a second to look at the final episode of “Path To Greatness,” starring Louis Nix and two other NFL Draft hopefuls. Now what did we miss … 1. Coach Piane Set To…

  5. IRISH In The MLB

    May 20, 2014, 10:42 AM EST


    In the past few weeks, our former student-athletes in the professional ranks have been wheeling and dealing (especially A.J. Pollock). Let’s begin in Major League Baseball, where five former Irish ballplayers are making waves in “The Show.” A.J. Pollock • Arizona Diamondbacks Pollock has been on a tear as of late. After starting the season…

  6. In the Crease: 25 Questions with John Scioscia

    May 19, 2014, 2:35 PM EST


    If you didn’t play lacrosse, what sport would you play? I never played, but if I could go back, I’d play hockey. If you had a time machine, when would you go to and why? I think I would go back to like Ancient Greece. It seems like life was a little more simple and all…

  7. Monday’s T.I.F.I. – Weekend Recap, Lacrosse Moves On, Pollock On A Roll & More!

    May 19, 2014, 10:08 AM EST

    NCAA Men's Lacrosse: May 10 2014 #5 Notre Dame vs #11Harvard

    A fun and exciting weekend of athletics is behind the Notre Dame family. Numerous teams were in action this weekend, from the men’s lacrosse team (NCAA quarterfinals) to the softball squad (NCAA regionals). Let’s quickly recap the happenings. The softball squad ended its stellar season at the hands of No. 2 UCLA on Sunday in…

  8. Friday’s T.I.F.I. – Talkin’ NCAA’s, Dy-Nasty’s, Book Smarts, Behind The Back & More!

    May 16, 2014, 10:37 AM EST

    Harrison Shipp

    The next few days are very important for Notre Dame athletics on the national stage. Here’s a quick rundown of this weekend’s postseason schedule: The softball squad begins its run to the NCAA Championship at 6 p.m. (ET) on Friday in Los Angeles, Calif. The men’s tennis team looks to get to the NCAA Quarterfinals…

  9. 50 Years Of Men’s Lacrosse

    May 15, 2014, 3:52 PM EST

    Photo by Matt Cashore

    Since its humble beginnings 50 years ago, the men’s lacrosse team at Notre Dame has been one of family and has recently become synonymous with winning, championships and NCAA Tournament runs. The current “digs” of the squad, Arlotta Stadium, is a culmination of all the hard work, determination and family atmosphere that has always emanated…

  10. Wednesday’s T.I.F.I. – Pollock Rolling In MLB, Niklas Blocking, #NDFB Goes International & More!

    May 14, 2014, 9:13 AM EST


    Let’s get started right away on the alumni front talking about the Irish alums in the professional baseball ranks. Since April 1st, Arizona Diamondbacks centerfielder A.J. Pollock has hit a scorching .324, knocking four home runs and stealing five bases (all coming in May). Check out Pollock’s long ball from Monday night’s game against the…

  11. Hockey Play-By-Play Announcer On The Diamond

    May 13, 2014, 9:33 AM EST


    Darin Pritchett, the voice of Notre Dame hockey, was seen by many on Jake Kline Field this Sunday as the Irish took on Clemson. Why was Pritchett the ball boy for the Irish? And can we get him to do this the rest of the season after the Irish smoked No. 22 Clemson, 10-3. The…

  12. Tuesday’s T.I.F.I. – NFL Draft, MLS Dominance, Louderback Reflects, Samardzija & More!

    May 13, 2014, 9:16 AM EST

    Harrison Shipp

    A huge weekend for not only the Notre Dame football family in the NFL Draft, but also a variety of other sports as well. Although the three main linked articles may be football centric, that doesn’t mean there isn’t an abundance of great performances this weekend from Irish squads. Let’s first start out by giving…

  13. Friday’s T.I.F.I. – Cowboys Call Martin, Finley Goes West, @NDSoftball Rolls & More!

    May 9, 2014, 10:51 AM EST


    I’m just waking up after a late night watching the first round of the NFL Draft. As many of you know, one student-athlete from the football squad knows where he will be spending his foreseeable future, and that is two-time captain Zack Martin. Take a minute to listen to what Bill Polian said about the…

  14. Wednesday’s T.I.F.I. – #NDintheMLB, Kavanagh’s Legacy, #NDFB on Cover & More!

    May 7, 2014, 10:29 AM EST

    Everett Golson

    As a busy weekend of Notre Dame athletics is about to get underway shortly and the NFL Draft is slated to begin tomorrow night, let’s take a quick look at how our alums did in the professional ranks last night before getting into the “meat” of “Things I Found Interesting.” Last night a pair of…

  15. An Irish Run For The Roses

    May 5, 2014, 3:08 PM EST


    Mostly everybody watches horse racing once a year, and that time was on Saturday, May 3rd. As the eyes of the world and especially the horse racing community turned to Churchill Downs for the running of the Kentucky Derby, there was a bit of an “Irish Flair” to the event this year. To see the…

  16. Monday’s T.I.F.I. – Talkin’ Derby, Softball Send Off, Uplifting Athletes & More!

    May 5, 2014, 11:20 AM EST

    Ryan Finley (Commanding Curve) Men's Soccer

    Another great weekend of athletics is behind us as the softball team sent its senior’s off with a bang against BC, Gerek Meinhardt took Gold at the Tokyo Grand Prix Fencing event, men’s lacrosse copped the sixth-seed in the NCAA Championship while the women’s squad will host an NCAA match as the eight seed and…

  17. Battle of 933 North

    May 2, 2014, 9:27 AM EST

    2009 Bookstore Basketball..Photo by Matt Cashore/University of Notre Dame

    Each year, the University of Notre Dame holds the largest 5-on-5 outdoor basketball tournament in the world. With over 700 teams comprised of students, faculty and staff from the entire tri-campus community (Notre Dame, St. Mary’s and Holy Cross), this tournament becomes more and more competitive each year. Everyone wants to be that last team standing.…

  18. Mother Nature Was Kind

    May 2, 2014, 9:17 AM EST


    Despite the ominous clouds that lingered over Melissa Cook Stadium, Notre Dame’s Strikeout Cancer jerseys shined bright. The jerseys and patches of orange that could be seen all over the stadium and fans in attendance served as a nice reminder that the Irish were playing for more than a game. They were playing for Tatum…

  19. Choosing The Leprechauns

    Apr 25, 2014, 11:05 AM EST

    Tom Knight,Bryce Burton

    Next year’s Leprechaun race is underway and Friday night at 6:00 p.m. in the Purcell Pavilion “Pit,” we will know who the Leprechaun will be for each sport during next school year. Students from the University’s Department of Film, Television and Theatre produced short flicks of each of the final six candidates. Below you can…

  20. Thursday’s T.I.F.I. – @NDBaseball In The MLB, 2014 #NDFB, A Crazy Did You Know & More!

    Apr 24, 2014, 11:21 AM EST

    photo by Matt Cashore

    Wednesday was crazy day on the diamond for the Notre Dame baseball team and their alums. Although the squad lost to Central Michigan by a 4-3 tally, the alums in the majors were scorching hot. First off, every single alum that is currently on an MLB roster saw action yesterday. On the rubber, the four…

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