Thursday, June 30, 2022
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
It's a "Detroit family affair" for Jaden Ivey and his Notre Dame alum parents; Niele Ivey and Javin Hunter. Niele played for the Detroit Shock in the WNBA, Javin attended Country Day High School in Detroit before attending Notre Dame. And, Javin's dad James Hunter was a star defensive back for the Detroit Lions...
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
If you'd like to make a gift to the Rockne Athletics Fund -- please click on the link below. All gifts online before July 1st (this Friday) -- will be used this upcoming season for all of our Notre Dame Teams!
LINK: ROCKNE ATHLETICS FUND
Sunday, June 26, 2022
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Monday, June 20, 2022
Sunday, June 19, 2022
All eight teams have played in the College World Series -- and as of now, the four undefeated teams are the four who were not "seeded" by the NCAA Selection Committee. How perfect is that?
So, I took a look at the four who remain undefeated -- going into today's games -- and did some research on their NCAA rankings in specific categories. Enjoy!
Notre Dame plays Oklahoma at 7 PM ET tonight on ESPN -- HUGE GAME!
PITCHING -- ERA:
- Notre Dame: 3.95 -- 12th
- Arkansas: 4.05 -- 17th
- Ole Miss: 4.44 -- 44th
- Oklahoma: 5.41 -- 124th
PITCHING -- WHIP
- Notre Dame: 1.29 -- 12th
- Arkansas: 1.35 -- 27th
- Ole Miss: 1.37 -- 30th
- Oklahoma: 1.47 -- 83rd
HITTING -- RUNS SCORED
- Oklahoma: 7.7 runs per game
- Notre Dame: 7.6 runs per game
- Ole Miss: 7.6 runs per game
- Arkansas: 7.03 runs per game
HITTING -- BATTING AVERAGE
- Oklahoma: .298 -- 41st
- Notre Dame: .294 -- 57th
- Ole Miss: .279 -- 130th
- Arkansas: .274 -- 166th
- Notre Dame -- 4th best RPI
- Oklahoma -- 12th best RPI
- Ole Miss -- 20th best RPI
- Arkansas -- 25th best RPI
Saturday, June 18, 2022
Friday, June 17, 2022
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Former Notre Dame football and baseball star -- Golden Tate, made his collegiate summer league baseball debut last night in centerfield for the Port Angeles Lefties in the West Coast League. Here he is in his first at bat for the Lefties slamming an RBI double!
Monday, June 13, 2022
Sunday, June 12, 2022
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Friday, June 10, 2022
Lets set the scene -- its the annual Notre Dame Football Fantasy Camp. It's the final day and the two teams square off in iconic Notre Dame Stadium Thursday afternoon.
The BLUE team had just scored a TD to take the lead. The GOLD team has the ball back with seven seconds left on its own 25 yard line...
And, this happens!
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Here's Tennessee's head coach with a couple of his players talking about their Regional win over Georgia Tech...
The #1 ranked Volunteers host our Fighting Irish this Friday (tomorrow) night at 6 PM ET for the first game of their Super Regional. We can watch the game LIVE on ESPN2.
Here is the schedule for all eight SUPER REGIONALS -- all times are Eastern Standard Time:
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Lipscomb -- the starting third baseman for the Tennessee Volunteers has hit 21 home runs, drove in 78 runs and is hitting a robust .361 on the season...
It will be interesting to see how Link Jarrett's pitching staff attacks the sluggers of Tennessee this weekend.
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Here's what this Super Regional Series looks like between the #1 ranked Tennessee Volunteers and our Fighting Irish of Notre Dame -- truly looks like a mismatch on paper...
Don't give up on our IRISH!!!
NCAA PITCHING RANKINGS:
- #1 Tennessee: 2.35 runs per game
- #10 Notre Dame: 3.87 runs per game
STRIKE OUTS PER 9 INNING GAME:
- #4 Notre Dame: 11.1 K's per game
- #9 Tennessee: 10.6 K's per game
WALKS / HITS PER INNINGS PITCHED:
- #1 Tennessee: 0.97
- #12 Notre Dame: 1.27
HITS ALLOWED PER 9 INNING GAME:
- #1 Tennessee: 6.27 hits given up per game
- #5 Notre Dame: 7.56 hits given up per game
NCAA HITTING RANKINGS:
- #12 Tennessee: .310
- #46 Notre Dame: .296
RUNS PER 9 INNING GAME:
- #3 Tennessee: 9.4 runs per game
- #40 Notre Dame: 7.8 runs per game
HOME RUNS PER 9 INNING GAME:
- #1 Tennessee: 2.42 homers per game
- #55 Notre Dame: 1.33 homers per game
Monday, June 6, 2022
Here's all you need to know about the SEC Champion and the undisputed #1 ranked baseball team in the country -- the Tennessee Volunteers.
I'm quite confident the folks in Vegas will give us zero chance to win this series...
What though the odds!
- Trey Lipscomb -- .361 / 21 homers / 78 RBI
- Gilbert Drew -- .381 / 11 homers / 70 RBI
- Seth Stephenson -- .337 / 17 homers / 59 RBI
- Luc Lipcius -- .313 / 16 homers / 39 RBI
- Evan Russell -- .303 / 13 homers / 43 RBI
- Chase Dollander -- 2.38 ERA / 9 - 0 / 103 K's in 72 innings
- Drew Beam -- 2.60 ERA / 8 - 1 / 60 K's in 72 innings
- Chase Burns -- 2.69 ERA / 8 - 1 / 98 K's in 73 innings
- Ben Joyce -- throws it over 100 MPH / 48 K's in 29 innings
- Polls: #1 -- consensus top team in the country, some say greatest team of all-time
- Team ERA: #1 -- 2.35 runs per game
- Home Runs: #1 -- 150 in 62 games
- Doubles: #1 -- 148 in 62 games
- Runs: #1 -- 583 in 62 games
LINK: TENNESSEE BASEBALL STATS
Sunday, June 5, 2022
LINK: BOX SCORE
LINK: NCAA TOURNAMENT BRACKET
The Fighting Irish walked into a ballpark full of Georgia Southern fans -- a record crowd -- and Notre Dame beat the home team and #1 seed 6 - 4.
Notre Dame will play the winner of Georgia Southern vs. Texas Tech -- at 7 PM ET today -- for a ticket to the Super Regionals.
Saturday, June 4, 2022
Friday, June 3, 2022
The Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame -- announced last night at the Golden Is Thy Fame celebration that the Victory March will now forever add the words "and DAUGHTERS!"
Absolutely LOVE this!