Sep 10, 2018, 1:24 PM EDT
Two home football weekends down and two Fighting Irish victories in the bank!
With the euphoria of the season-opening win over Michigan still in the (much cooler) South Bend air, it was great to see Monogram Club members return to campus for the in-state showdown against Ball State.
Keep those bags packed and we’ll see you again soon as the Irish look to improve to 3-0 with Vanderbilt in town on Saturday.
Here’s a social media snapshot of Ball State weekend…
On Friday evening, the second annual Knute Rockne Spirit of Sports Awards Celebration was held in South Bend and several Monogram Club members were honored…
Champion Award: Muffet McGraw (honorary)
Courage Award: Haley Scott DeMaria (’95, swimming)
Perseverance Award: Red Mack (’61, football)
Humanitarian Award: Luther Bradley (’78, football)
Communicator Award: Bob Nagle (honorary)
Heritage Award: Jerry McKenna (’62, honorary)
Service Award: Jan Blazi (honorary)
Living Legend Award: Johnny Lujack (’48, football)
There were no other sporting events on campus, but some Fighting Irish teams found success on the road…