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Freshmen stepping up for injury-ridden Irish

Freshmen stepping up for injury-ridden Irish

| Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Throughout his tenure, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly has stressed the phrase “next man in” to refer to the seamless transition that he believes should occur when a player goes down due to injury, suspension or demotion. This year, the “next man in” at several key positions include read more

Irish head to Illinois for Windon Memorial

Irish head to Illinois for Windon Memorial

| Wednesday, September 17, 2014

After stumbling a bit during their last outing at the Gopher Invitational, the Irish look to get back on track this weekend when they return to the links. Notre Dame travels to Evanston, Illinois for the Windon Memorial, hosted by Northwestern University, on Sunday. Irish head coach James Kubinski said read more

Belles look to rebound at Classic this weekend

Belles look to rebound at Classic this weekend

| Wednesday, September 17, 2014

After finishing 10th at the O’Brien National Invitational, the Belles will compete in the DePauw Small College Classic this weekend at Deer Creek Golf Club in Clayton, Indiana, before beginning conference play the following week. Despite not finishing higher in their last tournament, the Belles are confident that they will find a read more

Lorton: Calm your outrage at athletes

| Tuesday, September 16, 2014

It’s a bad time to be a professional athlete. And it’s (unfortunately) a good time to be a sports writer. With sensationalizing media and a judgmental society, nothing short of God himself coming down and saying, “This athlete, this man, this person is a good person,” would prevent us read more

Belles swept by rival Calvin

| Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Saint Mary’s faced its toughest challenge of the season Tuesday, when it fell to No. 4 Calvin College, the defending national champion, 3-0, at Angela Athletic Facility. The first set featured the Knights (12-2, 4-0 MIAA) taking advantage of early four-point runs to establish a 13-8 lead. When the score was increased read more

Olmsted finds her niche in the Irish attack

Olmsted finds her niche in the Irish attack

| Tuesday, September 16, 2014

With the trio of senior forward Lauren Bohaboy, junior defender Katie Naughton and sophomore midfielder Morgan Andrews accounting for more than two-thirds of Notre Dame’s 13 goals this season, it’s sometimes easy to forget other players can create scoring opportunities for the No. 18 Irish. Witness the example of sophomore read more