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Irish Experience League: Spring Training Kicks Off at the King Center

Author: ND Youth Sports


Youth softball fans will be happy to know that Spring Training has kicked off for the Irish Experience League. Yesterday afternoon, at the Martin Luther King Center, our Irish Experience coaches, Sarah Smith and Kathryn Coneys, ran their first practice of the 2012 season. Coaches Smith and Coneys were extremely excited with the potential of the young talent here in South Bend.…

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Irish Experience Kid's Fest at CommUniversity Day!

Author: ND Youth Sports


Dear friends and family in South Bend:

Please come out to the Irish Green at the University of Notre Dame this Saturday for the Irish Experience Kid's Fest! The Athletics Department is teaming up with Walsh Hall to sponsor free snacks, games and fun activities as part of the 4th annual CommUniversity Day.  Read More

A Note From Coach Gumpf - STRIKE OUT CANCER!

Author: Kevin Dugan



Dear Notre Dame Family,

As you know my life has been deeply impacted over the past year and half with my daughter’s battle against leukemia. Each year our team holds a Strikeout Cancer Weekend, where we play in Orange Jerseys (orange is the color for Leukemia), auction off many items, sell t-shirts and honor all the kids to who battle this tough disease. In 2011 we actually set a record of all Division I Softball programs who raised funds towards cancer. Our goal this year is to surpass that record and raise more money. Every dollar that we raise will go directly towards the Memorial Hospital Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic, the clinic where Tatum gets treatment weekly. Read More