Friday, July 20, 2018

Domer Skylar Diggins-Smith Receives Award

The WNBA honored former Notre Dame All-American Skylar Diggins-Smith with their DAWN STALEY AWARD for Community Leadership.  Congrats Skylar!

Domer Samardzija Dealing With "Dead Arm"

The former two-sport star at Notre Dame is dealing with an injury that has him on the Disabled List.

The word is the San Francisco Giants have let the New York Yankees that Samardzija would be available in a trade...

See stories below:



Thursday, July 19, 2018

Vandy HC & Finebaum: "Notre Dame is Special"

This is an interview that took place back in May...

Move forward in the interview to the 3 minute mark to hear the Notre Dame talk.

At yesterday's SEC MEDIA DAYS -- Vanderbilt's head football coach sang a different tune.  See link below:


Know Thy Opponent: Criticism of Harbaugh

Former Michigan Wolverine Armani Toomer takes Harbaugh and his team to task...

Video Replay: Arike Wins an ESPY Last Night!

Notice how Terrell Owens "whiffs" on the pronunciation of OGUNBOWALE...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The Notre Dame Family Needs to Rally!!!

Please take a moment before NOON ET tomorrow (Wednesday) and vote for an ESPY for Notre Dame Women's Basketball.

Here's where to vote:


Monday, July 16, 2018

A Family Business Celebrating 100 Years!

Ruttura and Sons -- a concrete business located on Long Island, NY -- celebrated their 100th year in business this weekend.  CONGRATULATIONS!

Four generations of Ruttura's have worked in the family business -- this Notre Dame family is very special to me.

That's Tommy Ruturra (a ND Dad) reppin' NOTRE DAME as he spoke to the gathered crowd at their celebration.  I'm not surprised with what he chose to wear...

FYI:  That's my awesome neighbor Rocky Geans directly over Tommy's shoulder -- they have been best friends for many years.


Sunday, July 15, 2018

Golden Tate is "Top Domer" at Golf Tournament

Four former Notre Dame football stars and Head Coach Brian Kelly -- played this week in the American Century Championship at Lake Tahoe.

The tournament is scored by a modified Stableford format -- giving points for eagles, birdies and pars...

Here's the final standings amongst the Notre Dame crowd:
  1. Golden Tate -- 29 points, tied for 37th
  2. Jerome Bettis -- 22 points, tied for 42nd 
  3. Joe Theismann -- 20 points, tied for 45th
  4. Tim Brown -- 11 points, tied for 48th
  5. Brian Kelly -- 7 points, 52nd 

Former Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo won the tournament - but passed on the $125,000 first place check.  He's heading out tomorrow to qualify for the US Amateur.
Side note:  Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer (a former ND Assistant Coach) ended up with 4 points and finished tied for 55th. 


Wedding Bells Yesterday for ND Linebacker

Notre Dame Football Captain Drue Tranquill got married yesterday! 

Looks like the outdoor wedding may have been a little warm.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Domer Becca Huffer Shoots 65 -- Now in Sixth!

Former Notre Dame women's golf star Becca Huffer shot a 65 yesterday at the Donald Ross Course at the French Lick Resort to move up to a tie for 6th place going into today's FINAL ROUND.

The 65 tied the lowest round of the tournament.  Becca is playing some of the best golf of her career, coming off of a 2nd place finish in the last Symetra Tour event.

Good luck today Becca!


Friday, July 13, 2018

Domer Leaderboard After First Round...

Here's a look at how the Notre Dame crowd did today during the first round of the American Century Celebrity Golf Classic...
  • Jerome Bettis:  14 points in a tie for 20th
  • Golden Tate:  10 points in a tie for 33rd 
  • Brian Kelly:  8 points in a tie for 37th
  • Tim Brown:  8 points in a tie for 37th
  • Joe Theismann:  5 points in a tie for 45th
That's Coach Kelly with NBC's Kathryn Tappen and Doug Flutie today.


Thursday, July 12, 2018

Domers Playing in Celebrity Golf Classic!

There are a number of former Notre Dame football stars and our head football coach -- playing in this weekend's American Century Celebrity Golf Classic at Lake Tahoe...

Here are their Friday tee times and playing partners (PT TIME):
  • 7:49 AM PT:  Joe Theismann, Alex Smith and Mark Rypien
  • 8:07 AM PT:  Tim Brown, Adam Thielen and Sterling Sharpe
  • 9:10 AM PT:  Jerome Bettis, Marcus Allen and Terrell Davis
  • 9:46 AM PT:  Golden Tate, Reggie Bush and Deron Williams
  • 9:55 AM PT:  Brian Kelly, Doug Flutie and Kathryn Tappen

The Golf Channel will broadcast the tournament LIVE at 3 PM ET -- Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


ND Football: Steel Structure Almost All In Place!

Looks like we have about 10 yards to go -- the "North End Zone" of the new Notre Dame Football Indoor Practice Facility -- before the steel frame will be complete!

To give you a sense for the size of this structure -- those are workers standing on the roof...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Indiana's College Football Teams' Top Games

Never thought I'd ever look at a list like this...

What shocked me was one of the INDY STAR'S pick as the "top two" games involving college football teams from the State of Indiana.  See story linked below:


Notre Dame Hockey Fan Appreciation Night

Enjoy seeing these BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIP trophies along with the NCAA Runner-Up trophy...

That's head coach Jeff Jackson (2nd from left) posing with ND season ticket holders.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

Two of the Final Four are Notre Dame Alums!

There are four finalists for the open Supreme Court Justice position -- and two of the four are graduates of the University of Notre Dame.  Judge Amy Coney Barrett and Judge Thomas Hardiman are Domers...

The announcement will be made at 9 PM ET this evening.

Garth Brooks Concert at Notre Dame Stadium!

Yes, it's happening!